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Winnipeg Blue Bomber fans have shown support for their team this year like no other year ever. In history. In doing so, the Bombers are set to break their club record for single season attendance. Read More→
Nobody expected Buck Pierce to play the entire season. And considering the beatings he has taken all year it is remarkable he made it to week 13.
But Week 13 is were it ends. The Bombers released their depth chart for Week 14 and Pierce does not appear.
The rib injury Pierce has been dealing with has become to much to play through and Pierce will sit out against the Alouettes.
Alex Brink will make the start for the Bombers with Justin Goltz dressing as his backup.
Not the news Bomber fans wanted to hear coming into a big East division matchup.
But it could be worse. Michael Bishop could be your quarterback.
The word “Swaggerville” may be the most used non-football term in the CFL this year. The Winnipeg Blue Bombers and their fans have taken to the term in reference to the attitude of the city and team. Read More→
The week leading up to the match between the Winnipeg Blue Bombers and Hamilton Tigercats has been full of players talking back and forth after some Tigercats poked fun at the Bombers use of “Swaggerville” as their nickname. The lastest has come from an unlikely source. Read More→
Marcellus Bowman, one of the key linebackers in Winnipeg’s swarming defence, will miss Week 9 against the Hamilton Tigercats due to a turf toe injury. Read More→
Greg Carr looked to be a big part of the Bombers offence heading into the 2011 season after a breakout second hald of 2011. But a hamstring injury in the season opener has forced Carr to the sidelines and he has been unable to work his way back into the lineup since. That may change this week. Read More→
After suffering a “calf injury” in Week 5, it appears the Winnipeg Blue Bomber quarterback Buck Pierce will not miss any time. According To the Winnipeg Free Press, Pierce will start in Week 6 against the Edmonton Eskimos on Friday. Read More→
There was a lot of talk after last week’s games that the Calgary Stampeders were out to injure Buck Pierce. Pierce was beaten up during that game. That prompted much discussion that the CFL should be doing more to protect players, especially quarterbacks, and harsher penalties should be doled out. Read More→
A season after having their quarterbacking devastated by injuries, the Winnipeg Blue Bombers are dealing with injuries at quarterback once again. It was announced that Joey Elliott would miss the rest of the season after tearing his ACL on a tackle attempt on Keon Raymond after a turnover. Read More→
The CFL has announced its Week 2 Players of the Week, led by Anthony Calvillo who was named the offensive player of the week for the Montreal Alouettes. Read More→