Blue Bombers complete the signings of their 2019 CFL draft class

The Winnipeg Blue Bombers now have all nine of their selections from the May 2 CFL Draft under contract following the signing of defensive lineman Jonathan Kongbo, who was the team’s second pick in the first round, and fifth overall.READ MORE: Winnipeg Blue Bombers GM Kyle Walters feels fortunate to have landed Kongbo in CFL draftThe 6-5, 255 pound native of Surrey, BC was considered a legitimate prospect for this year’s NFL draft until he suffered a torn MCL and ACL during a game with the University of Tennessee against…

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Scottish artist tackling Valour FC as part of international soccer project

Valour FC is getting the fine art treatment.An artist from Brechin, Scotland, who specializes in prints of soccer stadiums around the world, announced on social media Wednesday that he’ll be tackling the local Canadian Premier League (CPL) team and its home stadium IG Field for his next project.Graphic designer Steve Stewart – known as @StadiumPrint on Twitter – started off by creating prints of the 42 senior club stadiums at home in Scotland, but has since taken on stadiums from around the world, often selected by running polls for his…

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Winnipeg Blue Bombers introduce ticket with no seat and free drink

The Winnipeg Blue Bombers are offering fans a new way to enjoy the team’s home games, with a ‘social pass’ this season that the team describes as the first of its kind in Canada.This new type of ticket will allow fans to take in the game without needing an assigned seats. Fans with a Jim Beam Social Pass will be able to stand in the popular north end zone and hang out in the Rum Hut without needing to purchase a regular ticket.Story continues belowREAD MORE: Investors Group Field changing…

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