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Buck Pierce's New Role

The announcement this past week of Buck Pierce being named the Blue Bombers new quarterbacks coach came as no surprise to me. Pierce has been a loyal member of the organization since he first arrived in Winnipeg in 2010, and I think the fans knew that his first coaching role as a running backs coach was just an introductory position into the coaching ranks. 462 more words

Musings from the past week

This past week of school was so hectic that I really wasn’t able to follow the sports world very closely at all. One of my good friends told me about the Bombers singing Weston Dressler, my mom told me about the Dennis Wideman incident, and a friend at school notified me that Jonathan Toews and Alexander Ovechkin were being punished for opting out of the NHL All-Star Game. 707 more words

Former Winnipeg Blue Bombers head coach Paul LaPolice rejoins CFL team as offensive co-ordinator

WINNIPEG — Paul LaPolice wore a Blue Bombers shirt and an air of confidence as he was officially introduced Tuesday as the team’s new offensive co-ordinator. 649 more words

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Vanstone: A six-point plan to fix the Saskatchewan Roughriders

After erupting for three victories in 2015, the Saskatchewan Roughriders hardly need another six-point plan.

Here’s one, anyway.

Today’s advice, so generously dispensed, consists of six recommendations that are designed to help the Roughriders ensure that their unaccustomed tenancy in the CFL’s basement is temporary. 703 more words

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Robservations … Profuse thanks to the Toronto Blue Jays for making baseball a front-of-mind topic in our home and native land for the first time in a generation. 623 more words

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Line for Lions coaching job begins to form; LaPolice doing background work

Not every day does a CFL head coaching job become available, and because there’s an opening with the Lions, TSN analyst Paul LaPolice has expressed interest (Files) 277 more words

The Fifth Quarter

Inside the CFL: GM puts Blue Bombers on the right track

WINNIPEG — The last time Kyle Walters spoke to his father was about a month ago, July 21. Glen Allan Walters had lung issues and struggled since the death of his wife, Veronica, last September from a rare kidney disease. 1,587 more words

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