Former Bombers QB Khari Jones says he received death threats as CFL player in Winnipeg

Khari Jones says he received death threats while he was the quarterback of the CFL’s Winnipeg Blue Bombers because of his interracial marriage.The topic of racism was raised with the Montreal Alouettes head coach during a video conference call with...

Winnipeg Blue Bombers release 107th Grey Cup licence plates

Posted June 1, 2020 10:33 am Smaller font Descrease article font size -A Larger font Increase article font size A+ The Winnipeg Blue Bombers have kicked off June by releasing a special edition licence plate to commemorate their 33-12 win...

Blue Bombers’ Drew Wolitarsky can’t wait to return to Winnipeg

Drew Wolitarsky may not be the world’s most interesting man like the guy in the Dos Equis beer commercials, but the Winnipeg Blue Bombers fourth-year receiver just might be the CFL’s coolest cat.The 25-year-old Santa Clara, Calif., native has quickly...

Winnipeg Blue Bombers add pair to roster as team prepares to re-open club facilities

The Grey Cup champion Winnipeg Blue Bombers signed two more players on Thursday as they prepare to re-open the doors to players at IG Field.The Bombers announced they’ve signed American receiver Montay Crockett and American defensive back Doran Grant.Grant, 27,...

The CFL keeps searching for a way to return

It’s a small step, but it is a step in the positive direction for the Canadian Football League.“It’s a long way from where we ultimately want to be but in the midst of this crisis, you take progress anywhere you...

Coronavirus: CFL commissioner not counting on specific funding from federal government

Commissioner Randy Ambrosie continues to work with the federal government, but isn’t banking on CFL-specific funding to help the league through the COVID-19 pandemic.The CFL approached Ottawa last month for financial assistance. The league’s three-part proposal called for $30 million...

Winnipeg Blue Bombers bulk up their secondary

While they won’t be playing football until at least September, the Grey Cup champion Winnipeg Blue Bombers are still making additions to their roster.The Bombers signed American defensive back Terrence Alexander on Friday.Alexander, 24, most recently played in the XFL...

CFL looking at September start, Regina no longer guaranteed 2020 Grey Cup host

Saskatchewan may have to wait until 2022 to host the Grey Cup.The 2020 Grey Cup was initially awarded to the Saskatchewan Roughriders in 2019, but due to the uncertainty surrounding the CFL season caused by the coronavirus pandemic, it’s been...

‘We’ll get through this’: Grey Cup MVP Harris on Bombers’ paused season

The Winnipeg Blue Bombers are anxious for the opportunity to defend their historic Grey Cup victory, but like many things during the COVID-19 pandemic, their season remains on hold.Grey Cup MVP and hometown hero Andrew Harris told 680 CJOB it’s...

‘It has to end with us’: Winnipeg CFL player hoping to spark culture shift in sports

A Winnipeg Blue Bomber is calling on his team and other professional athletes to stand up together to make a change in the sports world after a group of athletes’ misogynistic group chat went public.Earlier this week, Winnipeg-born NHL player...
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