After two quarters of play at IG Field, the Winnipeg Blue Bombers trail the Edmonton Elks 17-14 in Friday night's preseason opener.

After two quarters of play at IG Field, the Winnipeg Blue Bombers trail the Edmonton Elks 17-14 in Friday night's preseason opener.

Bombers quarterback Dru Brown started the first quarter and hit rookie receiver Dalton Schoen for a two-yard touchdown pass. Dakota Prukop was under centre in the second quarter for the Blue and Gold and scored on an eight-yard scramble.