Winnipeg

Oliveira, Schoen’ both reach agreements to remain with Winnipeg Blue Bombers

Oliveira, Schoen’ both reach agreements to remain with Winnipeg Blue Bombers

Feb 6, 2024 | 4:04pm
Brady Oliveira is sticking with the Winnipeg Blue Bombers. The 2023 CFL rushing leader agreed to terms on a two-year contract extension with the Blue Bombers on Tuesday. The 26-year-old Winnipeg native was eligible to become a free agent next week. Financial details weren’t divulged but according to TSN, Oliveira will earn $230,000 this season […]
Reports: Roughriders to sign free agent OL Jermarcus Hardrick

Reports: Roughriders to sign free agent OL Jermarcus Hardrick

Feb 5, 2024 | 2:20pm
It appears that the Saskatchewan Roughriders will address their offensive line concerns in free agency. According to multiple reports, the Roughriders have agreed to a two-year deal with American offensive lineman Jermarcus Hardrick. The 34-year-old started in 18 regular season games with the Winnipeg Blue Bombers, along with the Western Final and the 2023 Grey […]
Fajardo throws three touchdowns as Alouettes upset Blue Bombers 28-24 to win Grey Cup

Fajardo throws three touchdowns as Alouettes upset Blue Bombers 28-24 to win Grey Cup

Nov 19, 2023 | 9:10pm
Cody Fajardo and the Montreal Alouettes are unlikely Grey Cup champions. Fajardo’s 19-yard touchdown pass to Canadian Tyson Philpot rallied Montreal to a thrilling 28-24 victory over the Winnipeg Blue Bombers on Sunday. It earned the Alouettes their first CFL title since 2010 and came after an uncertain off-season that saw the franchise taken over […]
Lots of Roughrider links in today’s Grey Cup

Lots of Roughrider links in today’s Grey Cup

Nov 19, 2023 | 1:07pm
In a battle of the red and blue from the Montreal Alouettes against the Blue and Gold from the Winnipeg Blue Bombers, there are plenty of connections to the green and white in today’s Grey Cup battle. That doesn’t include today’s entertainment during halftime, Green Day. Several former members of the Saskatchewan Roughriders will be […]
Winnipeg Blue Bombers beat B.C. Lions to secure Grey Cup berth

Winnipeg Blue Bombers beat B.C. Lions to secure Grey Cup berth

Nov 12, 2023 | 6:28am
Willie Jefferson knew the Blue Bombers’ defence was dialed in this week to try to propel the team to a franchise-record fourth straight Grey Cup appearance. It was mission accomplished in a 24-13 victory over the B.C. Lions in Saturday’s CFL West Division final, where all three phases produced Winnipeg highlights.  The defence sacked Lions quarterback Vernon […]
Winnipeg man pleads guilty to manslaughter in the death of Saskatchewan RCMP officer

Winnipeg man pleads guilty to manslaughter in the death of Saskatchewan RCMP officer

Sep 28, 2023 | 7:53am
The mother of a Saskatchewan RCMP officer who was killed two years ago says it was “hell” to watch a Winnipeg man plead guilty to manslaughter in her son’s death. Alphonse Stanley Traverse pleaded guilty on Wednesday to the charge in Regina Court of King’s Bench for his role in Const. Shelby Patton’s death. Traverse also pleaded […]
Regina Thunder rebound with a 23-11 over the Winnipeg Rifles

Regina Thunder rebound with a 23-11 over the Winnipeg Rifles

Sep 18, 2023 | 7:19am
The Regina Thunder found themselves back in the win column on Sunday after they defeated the Winnipeg Rifles 23-11. Running back Rylan Leichert had a pair of touchdowns. Kicker Shawn Green chipped in with three field goals. The Thunder are in second place in the Prairie Football Conference (4-1). Regina’s next game is Sunday at […]
Nightmare in Winnipeg: Blue Bombers crush Roughriders 51-6 in the Labour Day Rematch.

Nightmare in Winnipeg: Blue Bombers crush Roughriders 51-6 in the Labour Day Rematch.

Sep 9, 2023 | 6:34pm
The Winnipeg Blue Bombers (10-3) dominated the rematch and avenged their Labour Day loss with a 51-6 win over the Saskatchewan Roughriders (6-6). Quarterback Zach Collaros had five touchdown passes in the first half and ended the game 18/21 for 319 passing yards. RB Brady Oliveira had 154 yards on the ground with another 57 […]
Facts and Figures: Roughriders vs Blue Bombers

Facts and Figures: Roughriders vs Blue Bombers

Sep 9, 2023 | 6:23am
Saskatchewan vs Winnipeg. Countdown to Kickoff- 11:00 Rider Nation Pre-game show- 1:00 Opening kickoff- 2:00 Game time weather in Winnipeg: Cloudy, wind N 13-24 km/hr, +21. Stay tuned for the post game show on 620 CKRM with the 5th Quarter and Rider Radio Roundtable. (Information provided by the Canadian Football League)
The Green and White Strike Back. Roughriders win a thrilling Labour Day Classic 32-30 in Overtime

The Green and White Strike Back. Roughriders win a thrilling Labour Day Classic 32-30 in Overtime

Sep 4, 2023 | 8:13pm
Shawn Bane Jr.’s two point conversion in overtime proved to the be difference in another memorable Labour Day Classic, with Saskatchewan Roughriders defeating the Winnipeg Blue Bombers 32-30 in overtime. Roughriders quarterback Jake Dolegala ended the game 22/36 for 326 passing yards. Running back Jamal Morrow had 113 combined yards on offence for the Roughriders. […]