BC Lions 1 @ Winnipeg Blue Bombers 3

Game Details

  • Week 3
  • 12th Game of Regular Season (12th Overall)
  • Friday, Aug 31, 1956 9:30 PM EDT ( )
  • (Local)
  • at Winnipeg Stadium in Winnipeg, MB
    • Surface: Natural Grass
    • Attendance: 15,727
    • Capacity: 19,660
None and 1956 Winnipeg and BC Matchups
1956Week 3BC 1 @ WPG 3
Week 5WPG 16 @ BC 15
Week 7BC 7 @ WPG 34
Week 9WPG 40 @ BC 8

Blue Bombers record vs Lions (Regular Season)

Last decade (1946 to 1955)
  • at Winnipeg 5–1–0 (0.833)
  • at BC 6–0–0 (1.000)
  • Winnipeg Total 11–1–0 (0.917)
All-time (through 1956)
  • at Winnipeg 5–1–0 (0.833)
  • at BC 6–0–0 (1.000)
  • Winnipeg Total 11–1–0 (0.917)

Streaks as of Aug. 31, 1956 (Regular Season)

Blue Bombers streak at home vs Lions
Blue Bombers streak overall vs Lions

Boxscore

Linescore
1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final
Lions 1 0 0 0 1
Blue Bombers 0 0 0 3 3

Lions coach: Clem Crowe (L)
Blue Bombers coach: Allie Sherman (W)

Lions (2-2-0) Next @ Roughriders Sep 03
Blue Bombers (2-1-0) Next @ Eskimos Sep 04

Game Time Weather in Winnipeg, MB

August 31st Hourly Weather Summary for Winnipeg
Site Local Time Condition Temp. Wind Humidity Pressure
Richardson Int'l A 8:00 PM Rain Showers 13.3°C NE (360°) at 21 km/h 90% 97.61 kPa
Richardson Int'l A 9:00 PM Cloudy 12.8°C NE (360°) at 24 km/h 93% 97.65 kPa
Richardson Int'l A 10:00 PM Rain Showers 11.7°C NE (360°) at 29 km/h 93% 97.70 kPa
Richardson Int'l A 11:00 PM Mostly Cloudy 12.2°C NE (340°) at 16 km/h 93% 97.73 kPa

Conditions at Winnipeg Richardson Int'l A (4.27 km away). Weather courtesy of Environment Canada Data.

League Records Set and Approached in BC @ WPG
Including known plays over 55 yards

CategoryCurrent
Rank
Original
Rank
ValuePersonRecord Held Span OR

Sources

  • CFL (Game score/boxscore)

Contributors

Notices

  • Data is missing (Game time)
  • Data is missing (Hourly weather)