Bighill back to work as IG Field re-opens

Adam Bighill took a break from hauling tractor trailers, lifting chains and getting creative in his workouts to return to his old stomping grounds: the Winnipeg Blue Bombers’ locker room, weight room and the turf at IG Field. The Bombers’...

Bombers’ Bighill hits the field

The last time Adam Bighill was on a CFL field he was hoisting the Grey Cup over his head and surrounded by teammates at McMahon Stadium in Calgary. But the scene was much different Friday morning when the Winnipeg Blue...

Getting to know Paul Boudreau

Paul Boudreau knows about moving from place to place, about packing and unpacking boxes. It’s the life he has lived for as long as he can remember, after all, and it’s led him to where he is today as an...

Bombers get creative in training

If there’s no CFL season this year, Lucky Whitehead and Adam Bighill might have what it takes to make it in a different sport. Judging by recent workout videos shared online, you’d think the pair of Winnipeg Blue Bombers are...

Bombers can hit the field Thursday

Last week, Manitoba health authorities eased COVID-19 pandemic restrictions when they gave professional sports teams the go-ahead to resume practising and training in their facilities. On Tuesday, the CFL's Winnipeg Blue Bombers got the second piece of approval they needed...

Walters preparing for a new-look Global Draft

Right about now Kyle Walters should be deep into evaluating the assembled bodies at Winnipeg Blue Bombers training camp with Canadians, Americans, Globals, guards, tackles, receivers and defensive backs – everybody – now under an intense microscope. Yes, pre-pandemic the...

Column | The story of Sean McGuire

A few weeks ago, yours truly began scribbling out a to-do list of Blue Bombers training camp stories, understanding full well the whole thing could be delayed until August or scrapped altogether. And near the top of that list was...

Getting to Know Kevin Bourgoin

It would be more than a little melodramatic to say one phone call changed Kevin Bourgoin’s life. It was a series of calls, actually, that eventually brought him to Canada – and to Winnipeg – a place he now calls...

Bombers add defensive back Terrence Alexander to roster

WINNIPEG, MB., May 22, 2020 – The Winnipeg Blue Bombers today announce the club has added American defensive back Terrence Alexander. Alexander (6-0, 180, LSU, October 14, 1995 in New Orleans, LA) played his final collegiate season at LSU after...

Thursdays with Woli | The Wanderer

Bob Crosby is singing ‘Something’s Gotta Give’ as the cloudless blue sky hovers like an ocean, the car growing dusty and hot as the star of our horizon heats the lizards and snakes that crawl from their little holes for...
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