Blue Bomber Report Record: 7–11–0

Winnipeg Free Press - PRINT EDITION

Blue QB numbers, FYI and other stuff

  • Print

Blue QB numbers,

FYI and other stuff

 

NUMBERS

147 -- Career passing attempts by new Bombers starting QB Drew Willy

143 -- Passing attempts by Henry Burris in the month of November 2013

35 -- Number of 300-yard passing games by CFL QBs last season, led by Burris with nine.

1 -- Number of 300-yard passing games by a Bombers QB last season (Max Hall, 385 vs. Toronto on Oct. 19.

49 -- Passing TDs by the Bombers in the last three years combined (2011: 20, 2012: 16; 2013: 13)

46 -- Passing TDs by Khari Jones in 2002, a Bomber record.

STUFF

The Bombers are 0-4 in their last four Grey Cup appearances, but twice their No. 1 QB was injured: Sam Garza started for Matt Dunigan in 1993; Ryan Dinwiddie for Kevin Glenn in 2007.

The last Bomber QB to be named to the CFL all-star team and win a Grey Cup: Tom Clements in 1984.

The last Bomber QB to lead to the team to a Grey Cup victory was Tom Burgess in 1990. Burgess was the East Division all-star QB that season, despite throwing more interceptions (27) than TDs (25).

FYI

Last Bomber QB to be named CFL Most Outstanding Player: Khari Jones, 2001

Last Bomber QB to be named a finalist for CFL Most Outstanding Player: Glenn, 2007

Last Bomber QB selected to the CFL all-star team: Jones, 2001

Last Bomber QB selected a divisional all star: Glenn, 2007

 

-- Tait

Republished from the Winnipeg Free Press print edition May 29, 2014 D1

Fact Check

Fact Check

Have you found an error, or know of something we’ve missed in one of our stories?
Please use the form below and let us know.

* Required
  • Please post the headline of the story or the title of the video with the error.

  • Please post exactly what was wrong with the story.

  • Please indicate your source for the correct information.

  • Yes

    No

  • This will only be used to contact you if we have a question about your submission, it will not be used to identify you or be published.

  • Cancel

Having problems with the form?

Contact Us Directly
  • Print

You can comment on most stories on winnipegfreepress.com. You can also agree or disagree with other comments. All you need to do is be a Winnipeg Free Press print or e-edition subscriber to join the conversation and give your feedback.

You can comment on most stories on winnipegfreepress.com. You can also agree or disagree with other comments. All you need to do is be a Winnipeg Free Press print or e-edition subscriber to join the conversation and give your feedback.

Have Your Say

New to commenting? Check out our Frequently Asked Questions.

Have Your Say

Comments are open to Winnipeg Free Press print or e-edition subscribers only. why?

Have Your Say

Comments are open to Winnipeg Free Press Subscribers only. why?

The Winnipeg Free Press does not necessarily endorse any of the views posted. By submitting your comment, you agree to our Terms and Conditions. These terms were revised effective April 16, 2010.

letters

Make text: Larger | Smaller

LATEST VIDEO

Doug Speirs trains for role in Nutcracker

View more like this

Photo Store Gallery

  • A Yellow-bellied Sapsucker hangs out on a birch tree in St. Vital. The Yellow-bellied Sapsucker is considered a keystone species. Other species take advantage of the holes that the birds make in trees. A group of sapsuckers are collectively known as a
  • A Canada goose flies towards the sun near the Perimeter Highway North and Main St Monday afternoon – See Day 10 for Bryksa’s 30 goose project - May 11, 2012   (JOE BRYKSA / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS)

View More Gallery Photos

 

Poll

Who should get more playing time in Jets net?

View Results

View Related Story

Ads by Google