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  1. Jets put disappointing loss behind them, get ready for RangersRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | CBC News

    Mitch Peacock joined CBC News: Winnipeg in 2008 and covers the Jets, Blue Bombers, university and local sports extensively for web, TV and radio. Mitch has also served many national roles with CBC Sports.

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  2. PENTON: This CFL draft class is loaded with talentRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | SLAM! Sports

    ... there will be plenty of prized picks available when the draft is held May 12. "Without a doubt," Winnipeg Blue Bombers general manager Kyle Walters said after the on-field testing under the bubble at Varsity Stadium. "That's the word, and with every ...

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  3. MacKinnon: Proposed rule changes should increase CFL scoring, excitementRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Edmonton Journal

    ... the game in Edmonton and has been part of coaching staffs with the Eskimos, Calgary Stampeders and Winnipeg Blue Bombers. "I think the CFL game should be about speed and athleticism." An enthusiastic advocate for the cluster of rules changes, ...

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  4. CFL making 'significant' changes to increase scoringRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | The London Free Press

    A CFL official is seen as the Edmonton Eskimos take on the Winnipeg Blue Bombers at Commonwealth Stadium in Edmonton Saturday, Sept. 14, 2013.

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  5. Manitoba quarterback Jordan Yantz hopes to earn CFL shotRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | The London Free Press

    ... a big difference between saying that and actually signing them to a contract. Yantz took part in Winnipeg Blue Bombers training camp last season as part of a CIS/CFL initiative to give Canadian quarterbacks some experience, and he didn't look out of ...

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  6. Bombers coach O'Shea looks back on Year 1 and forward to Year 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Winnipeg Blue Bombers head coach Mike O'Shea took some time out Thursday from evaluating talent at the CFL regional combine in Toronto to give the Free Press his first one-on-one interview since the end of last season. Here's an edited transcript of what O'Shea had to tell Free Press football writer Paul Wiecek about the mistakes he made last season, the Bombers' new defence and what all those upgrades on the offensive line this off-season will mean on the field: WIECEK: You said at the end of last season that you'd do a self-evaluation of the job you did as a rookie head coach.

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  7. Jets receive top tax breakRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... to ensure the long-term sustainability of the NHL in Winnipeg, the smallest market in the league. The Winnipeg Blue Bombers and Winnipeg Goldeyes also receive operating subsidies. The Winnipeg Football Club pays no business or property taxes and is ...

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  8. Previewing potential picks in draftRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Winnipeg Blue Bombers GM Kyle Walters will get his last best chance this weekend to figure out what he's going to do with a particularly enticing bounty of draft picks the Bombers hold for the 2015 CFL Draft in May. The Bombers own three picks in the first two rounds of this year's draft -- the second, 11th and 15th overall picks -- plus three more picks at Nos. 33, 38 and 46. The CFL National Combine begins Friday in Toronto and will provide league GMs their last look at many of the top Canadian prospects heading into May's CFL Draft.

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  9. Taking inventoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Winnipeg Blue Bombers head coach Mike O'Shea took some time out Thursday from evaluating talent at the CFL regional combine in Toronto to give the Free Press his first one-on-one interview since the end of last season. Here's an edited transcript of what O'Shea had to tell Free Press football writer Paul Wiecek about the mistakes he made last season, the Bombers' new defence and what all those upgrades on the offensive line this off-season will mean on the field: WIECEK: You said at the end of last season that you'd do a self-evaluation of the job you did as a rookie head coach.

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  10. Where do the Winnipeg Jets stand in their playoff push?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | CBC News

    The Winnipeg Jets' Andrew Ladd , Adam Lowry , Michael Frolik , Jacob Trouba and Jay Harrison celebrate a goal on Edmonton Oilers goalie Ben Scrivens on March 23 in Edmonton. Mitch Peacock joined CBC News: Winnipeg in 2008 and covers the Jets, Blue Bombers, university and local sports extensively for web, TV and radio.

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  11. Willy, Blue not running same patternQB, club apparently far apart on terms of new contractRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Bombers starting QB Drew Willy figures he's in line for a pay increase after the Big Blue went 7-10 last season. Drew Willy owned this town last July and August -- hello "Willy-peg" -- but contract talks between the Blue Bombers and his agent aren't exactly pointing toward a deal that will soon see him put pen to paper.

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  12. Willy, Blue not running same patternRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Bombers starting QB Drew Willy figures he's in line for a pay increase after the Big Blue went 7-10 last season. Drew Willy owned this town last July and August -- hello "Willy-peg" -- but contract talks between the Blue Bombers and his agent aren't exactly pointing toward a deal that will soon see him put pen to paper.

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  13. Swedish style huge hit hereRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... And while he might not know much about our fur-trading origins, our stable housing market or even the Winnipeg Blue Bombers, he knows our tastes in furniture and shopping habits. "We have a 13 per cent market share in Winnipeg. This is the strongest ...

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  14. Swedish style huge hit hereIKEA has best market share in CanadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... And while he might not know much about our fur-trading origins, our stable housing market or even the Winnipeg Blue Bombers, he knows our tastes in furniture and shopping habits. "We have a 13 per cent market share in Winnipeg. This is the strongest ...

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  15. Still swaggering: Pierce's two TDs lead Bombers over TicatsRead the original story

    Aug 27, 2011 | Times-Herald

    Buck Pierce threw a pair of touchdowns and Justin Palardy booted three field goals as the Winnipeg Blue Bombers won their fifth straight game with a 30-27 victory over the Hamilton Tiger-Cats on Friday night.It was Winnipeg's first five-game win streak since 2003 and takes them to a CFL-leading 7-1 record, matching the 7-1 start of the 1984 Bomber squad. The Bombers also got TDs from a 67-yard interception return by defensive back Jovon Johnson and a 17-yard catch by Clarence Denmark.

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  16. Cream of the cropRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... organization could revolve around. Mission almost accomplished. There's been lots of talk about the Winnipeg Blue Bombers and what they should do with the second overall pick in this year's CFL Draft. Lots of fans want the Bombers to pick U of M ...

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  17. Edmonton Eskimos to add Mike Scheper as offensive line coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | Edmonton Journal

    The Edmonton Eskimos have found their man in Mike Scheper. The former Winnipeg Blue Bombers defensive line orchestrator will be announced by the Eskimos as their new offensive line coach shortly, head coach Chris Jones confirmed on Friday.

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  18. Northern grad Robert Bleiler to start professional football career in EuropeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | PennLive.com

    ... Last Fall, the former Northern ace performed at a pair of CFL tryouts, one in Buffalo by the Winnipeg Blue Bombers in September and another in North Carolina by the Ottawa Redblacks a month later. "You always get a wide range because these [CFL] ...

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  19. CFLers will coach women's football clinicRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Nanaimo News Bulletin

    ... Boyd and Andrew Smith of the Alouettes, Justin Sorensen of the Edmonton Eskimos and Ryan Lucas of the Winnipeg Blue Bombers. The on-field portion of the day will be held from 10 a.m.-noon at Merle Logan Field. The participants will be introduced to ...

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  20. He'd look good in BlueRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... "And I'm speaking for everyone in our locker- room and organization -- we would love to see him in a Winnipeg Blue Bombers uniform. Nic grew up here, he was a superstar at Oak Park High School, it would be ideal. Heck, I almost want him to be a ...

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