2017 Winnipeg Blue Bombers season

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2017 Winnipeg Blue Bombers season
Head coach Mike O'Shea
General manager Kyle Walters
Home field Investors Group Field
Results
Record 0–0
Division place TBD, West
Playoff finish TBD
Uniform
CFL WPG Jersey.png

The 2017 Winnipeg Blue Bombers season will be the 60th season for the team in the Canadian Football League and their 85th season overall. The Blue Bombers will attempt to win their 11th Grey Cup championship.

Offseason

CFL Draft

The 2017 CFL Draft will take place on May 7, 2017.[1] The Blue Bombers will have seven selections in the eight-round draft after trading former starting quarterback Drew Willy for the first overall pick.[2] They lost fourth and fifth round picks in trades for quarterbacks Kevin Glenn and Matt Nichols, respectively.[2][3]

Round Pick Player Position School/Club Team
1 1
1 6
2 15
3 23
6 50
7 59
8 68

Preseason

Week Date Kickoff Opponent Results TV Venue Attendance Summary
Score Record
A Sat, June 10 8:00 p.m. CDT at Saskatchewan Roughriders TBA Mosaic Stadium
B Thurs, June 15 7:30 p.m. CDT vs. Edmonton Eskimos TBA Investors Group Field

[4]

Regular season

Standings

Team GP W L T Pts PF PA Div Stk
BC Lions 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0–0 Details
Calgary Stampeders 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0–0 Details
Edmonton Eskimos 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0–0 Details
Saskatchewan Roughriders 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0–0 Details
Winnipeg Blue Bombers 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0–0 Details

Schedule

Week Date Kickoff Opponent Results TV Venue Attendance Summary
Score Record
1 Bye
2 Sat, July 1 8:00 p.m. CDT at Saskatchewan Roughriders TSN Mosaic Stadium
3 Fri, July 7 7:30 p.m. CDT vs. Calgary Stampeders TSN Investors Group Field
4 Thurs, July 13 7:30 p.m. CDT vs. Toronto Argonauts TSN Investors Group Field
5 Fri, July 21 9:00 p.m. CDT at BC Lions TSN BC Place
6 Thurs, July 27 7:30 p.m. CDT vs. Montreal Alouettes TSN/RDS Investors Group Field
7 Fri, Aug 4 6:00 p.m. CDT at Ottawa Redblacks TSN TD Place Stadium
8 Sat, Aug 12 6:30 p.m. CDT at Hamilton Tiger-Cats TSN Tim Hortons Field
9 Thurs, Aug 17 7:30 p.m. CDT vs. Edmonton Eskimos TSN Investors Group Field
10 Thurs, Aug 24 6:30 p.m. CDT at Montreal Alouettes TSN/RDS Molson Stadium
11 Sun, Sept 3 3:00 p.m. CDT at Saskatchewan Roughriders TSN Mosaic Stadium
12 Sat, Sept 9 2:00 p.m. CDT vs. Saskatchewan Roughriders TSN Investors Group Field
13 Bye
14 Fri, Sept 22 7:00 p.m. CDT vs. Ottawa Redblacks TSN Investors Group Field
15 Sat, Sept 30 8:30 p.m. CDT at Edmonton Eskimos TSN Commonwealth Stadium
16 Fri, Oct 6 7:30 p.m. CDT vs. Hamilton Tiger-Cats TSN Investors Group Field
17 Sat, Oct 14 3:00 p.m. CDT vs. BC Lions TSN Investors Group Field
18 Sat, Oct 21 3:00 p.m. CDT at Toronto Argonauts TSN BMO Field
19 Sat, Oct 28 3:00 p.m. CDT vs. BC Lions TSN Investors Group Field
20 Fri, Nov 3 8:30 p.m. CDT at Calgary Stampeders TSN McMahon Stadium

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Team

Roster

Winnipeg Blue Bombers roster
Quarterbacks

Running Backs

Receivers

Offensive Linemen

Defensive Linemen

Linebackers

Defensive Backs

Special Teams

Injured List
  • Currently vacant

6-Game Injured List

  • Currently vacant

Practice Roster

  • Currently vacant

Suspended

Disabled

Territorial Exemption


Italics indicate International players
Roster updated 2017-01-10
Depth ChartTransactions
60 Active, 0 Injured, 0 Six-Game Injured,
0 Practice

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Coaching staff

Winnipeg Blue Bombers Staff
Front Office
  • Owner – Community owned (non-profit corporation owned by members)
  • Chairperson of the Board of Governors – Brock Bulbuck
  • President/CEO – Wade Miller
  • General Manager of Football Operations – Kyle Walters
  • Assistant General Manager / Director of U.S. Scouting – Danny McManus
  • Assistant General Manager / Director of Player Personnel – Ted Goveia
  • National Scout - Craig Smith
  • Director of Football Operations - Dave Siddall
  • Head Equipment Manager - Brad Fotty
  • Assistant Equipment Manager - Kevin Todd
  • Assistant Equipment Manager - Jared Cronk

Head Coaches

Offensive Coaches

 

Defensive Coaches

Special Teams Coaches

  • Special Teams Coordinator – Mike O'Shea
  • Special Teams Assistant - Paul Boudreau

Coaching Staff
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References

  1. ^ Marquee moments highlight 2017 CFL schedule in Canada's 150th year
  2. ^ a b Blue Bombers ship Willy to Argos; acquire Glenn in trade with Als
  3. ^ Bound for Bomberland: Esks trade Nichols for pick
  4. ^ a b 2017 Schedule
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