Mike Riley’s Canadian Football Coaching History

Coaching Terms

Head Coach

  • Winnipeg Blue Bombers (Mar 4, 1987 – Jan 18, 1991) – Resigned from the team Feb. 22, 1989 to accept Defensive Coordinator position with Standford University, but decided to stay on with the Blue Bombers as head coach on March 7, 1989.

Assistant Coach

  • Winnipeg Blue Bombers – Defensive secondary (1983)
  • Winnipeg Blue Bombers – Defensive secondary (1984)
  • Winnipeg Blue Bombers – Defensive backs (1985)
Mike Riley's Head Coaching Regular Season Record
Year Team – Division GP W L T PF PA
Total 72 40 32 0 1841 1727
1987 Winnipeg Blue Bombers – East Division 18 12 6 0 554 409
1988 Winnipeg Blue Bombers – East Division 18 9 9 0 407 458
1989 Winnipeg Blue Bombers – East Division 18 7 11 0 408 462
1990 Winnipeg Blue Bombers – East Division 18 12 6 0 472 398
Mike Riley's Head Coaching Playoff Record
Year Team – Division GP W L T PF PA
Total 6 4 2 0 125 96
1987 Winnipeg Blue Bombers – East Division 1 0 1 0 3 19
1988 Winnipeg Blue Bombers – East Division 2 2 0 0 62 39
1989 Winnipeg Blue Bombers – East Division 2 1 1 0 40 21
1990 Winnipeg Blue Bombers – East Division 1 1 0 0 20 17
Mike Riley's Head Coaching Grey Cup Record
Year Team – Division GP W L T PF PA
Total 2 2 0 0 72 32
1988 Winnipeg Blue Bombers – East Division 1 1 0 0 22 21
1990 Winnipeg Blue Bombers – East Division 1 1 0 0 50 11