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The Winnipeg Blue Bombers lost a record eight games by four points or less in 2010, but there is plenty of optimism that this team will contend in 2011 explains Bob Irving.
Posted: November 01, 2010
Daniel Porter ran for the game-winning touchdown in overtime as the Edmonton Eskimos moved a step closer to the playoffs by defeating the Winnipeg Blue Bombers 16-13 on Saturday night.
Posted: October 30, 2010
The politically-correct term, the one that won't create the wrong first impression or have everyone thinking he's a complete tool is confident. But cocky fits Joey Elliott too.
Posted: October 29, 2010
They may be heading in different directions but the Eskimos and Blue Bombers will have something in common on Saturday: young quarterbacks at the helm.
Posted: October 29, 2010
The Winnipeg Blue Bombers announced today they have added import quarterback Zac Champion to the practice roster.
Posted: October 28, 2010
In a season filled with weird developments for the Winnipeg Blue Bombers, they will miss the playoffs. But plenty of players will be auditioning for roles on the 2011 squad.
Posted: October 26, 2010
Paul LaPolice never thought he'd be naming rookie Joey Elliott as his starting quarterback, but that's what the Winnipeg Blue Bombers head coach has been forced to do.
Posted: October 24, 2010
Chad Owens returned a missed field goal 109 yards for a touchdown as the Toronto Argonauts clinched a spot in the CFL playoffs with a 27-8 over the Winnipeg Blue Bombers.
Posted: October 23, 2010
A sore ankle kept Cory Boyd from practising this week, but the CFL's rushing leader gave himself a clean bill of health Friday as he and his teammates touched down in Winnipeg.
Posted: October 23, 2010
The Winnipeg Blue Bombers announced today they have released import receiver Adarius Bowman from their roster.
Posted: October 20, 2010
With their latest heart-breaking loss the Winnipeg Blue Bombers joined a rare group by matching the CFL record for the most losses by four points or less explains Bob Irving.
Posted: October 18, 2010
The Montreal Alouettes clinched first place in the East Division with a 22-19 victory over the Winnipeg Blue Bombers at McGill Stadium on Sunday afternoon.
Posted: October 17, 2010
The Alouettes can lock up first place in the CFL East Division and a bye to the division final for the third straight season with a victory over the Bombers at home on Sunday.
Posted: October 16, 2010
The Winnipeg Blue Bombers incredible comeback win over the BC Lions will go down as one of the more remarkable rebounds in Bomber history says Bob Irving.
Posted: October 12, 2010
Trailing by 21 heading into the fourth quarter Steven Jyles sparked an incredible comeback and led the Bombers to a stunning 47-35 overtime victory over the Lions.
Posted: October 11, 2010
With Winnipeg's slim playoff hopes riding on his shoulders, Alex Brink isn't showing any nerves about making his first CFL start against the B.C. Lions on Monday.
Posted: October 11, 2010
Alex Brink hasn't started since November 24, 2007 his final game with the Washington State Cougars. On Monday he'll get his first CFL start when the Bombers host the Lions.
Posted: October 06, 2010
The Blue Bombers just might write a new chapter in the CFL record book this year explains Bob Irving. Unfortunately for them, it will be a little known record for futility.
Posted: October 04, 2010
With playoff implications hanging in the balance, Paul McCallum kicked a last minute field goal to give the Lions a 16-14 victory over the Blue Bombers on Saturday night.
Posted: October 03, 2010
Travis Lulay says he won't hesitate to tread the tightrope stretched between risk and reward when the B.C. Lions face the Winnipeg Blue Bombers on Saturday.
Posted: October 02, 2010
Jonathan Hefney strolled through the doors at the international- flight arrivals and smack dab into a wall of TV cameras and flashing bulbs, reporters and Bomber staff.
Posted: September 29, 2010
Slowing down just isn’t in the cards for 10-year CFL veteran Doug Brown who turns 36 on Wednesday and is still one of the league's top defensive tackles.
Posted: September 29, 2010
The CFL announced today that it has fined Winnipeg Blue Bomber Head Coach Paul LaPolice $1,000.00 and three Bombers' players for publicly criticizing CFL officials.
Posted: September 29, 2010
The Winnipeg Blue Bombers are excited to announce that last year’s Most Outstanding Rookie finalist, Jonathan Hefney, has returned to the club following a tryout in the NFL.
Posted: September 28, 2010 columnist Bob Irving tries to make sense of the bright spots of Winnipeg's fortunes, which is small consolation in the wake of yet another heart-breaking defeat.
Posted: September 27, 2010
Anthony Calvillo threw for 477 yards and five touchdowns to rally the Montreal Alouettes to a 44-40 victory over the Winnipeg Blue Bombers on Friday night.
Posted: September 24, 2010
The Bombers have lost five games by seven or fewer points and they’re six points back of Toronto and Hamilton as they host the division leaders from Montreal on Friday night.
Posted: September 24, 2010
It's been a short week in Bomberland and that means, thankfully, everyone is about to be saved from more of the soul searching, self-examination and psychoanalysis.
Posted: September 24, 2010
In a season filled with frustrating losses, the Winnipeg Blue bombers took it to a new level on Sunday in Toronto explains Bob Irving.
Posted: September 20, 2010
Chad Owens returned a punt 80 yards for a touchdown, helping the Toronto Argonauts snap a three-game losing streak by defeating the Winnipeg Blue Bombers 17-13 on Sunday.
Posted: September 19, 2010
1 Brett Boyko UNLV OL
2 Alex Mateas UCONN OL
3 Daryl Waud Western DL
4 Tyler Varga Yale RB
5 Nic Demski Manitoba WR
6 Sean McEwen Calgary OL
7 Sukh Chungh Calgary OL
8 Danny Groulx Laval OL
9 Addison Richards Regina WR
10 Jacob Ruby Richmond OL
Fan Poll
Which team has the best 1-2 punch in the backfield?
1) BC: Andrew Harris, Stefan Logan
2) EDM: John White, Kendial Lawrence
3) CGY: Jon Cornish, Matt Walter
4) TOR: Curtis Steele, Steve Slaton
5) HAM: CJ Gable, Nic Grigsby
6) SSK: Anthony Allen, Jerome Messam