Saskatchewan Roughriders 37 @ Winnipeg Blue Bombers 30

Game Details

  • Week 12
  • 47th Game of Regular Season (47th Overall)
  • Monday, Oct. 26, 1959 8 PM EST ( )
  • (Local)
  • at Winnipeg Stadium in Winnipeg, MB
    • Surface: Natural Grass
    • Attendance: 14,279
    • Capacity: 19,660
  • Broadcaster:
    • CTVW

Game Notes

Commissioner G. Sydney Halter ruled Saskatchewan would forfeit the two points from the win for the use of an ineligible player, Saskatchewan head coach Frank Tripucka, who played quarterback for the Roughriders. All statistics for the game were counted.

1958 and 1959 Winnipeg and Saskatchewan Matchups
1958Week 2WPG 13 @ SSK 21
Week 4SSK 6 @ WPG 27
Week 8WPG 14 @ SSK 13
Week 10SSK 15 @ WPG 21
1959Week 3WPG 61 @ SSK 8
Week 6SSK 14 @ WPG 41
Week 10WPG 27 @ SSK 14
Week 12SSK 37 @ WPG 30

Blue Bombers record vs Roughriders (Regular Season)

Last decade (1950 to 1959)
  • at Winnipeg 17–6–1 (0.729)
  • at Saskatchewan 13–10–1 (0.563)
  • Winnipeg Total 30–16–2 (0.646)
All-time (through 1959)
  • at Winnipeg 30–16–1 (0.649)
  • at Saskatchewan 23–22–2 (0.511)
  • Winnipeg Total 53–38–3 (0.580)

Streaks as of Oct. 26, 1959 (Regular Season)

Blue Bombers streak at home vs Roughriders
Blue Bombers streak overall vs Roughriders

Boxscore

Linescore
1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final
Roughriders 0 23 0 14 37
Blue Bombers 13 7 3 7 30

Roughriders forfeited the game.

Roughriders coach: Frank Tripucka (FL)
Blue Bombers coach: Harold “Bud” Grant (FW)

Blue Bombers (11-5-0) Next @ Eskimos Nov 11

Game Time Weather in Winnipeg, MB

October 26th Hourly Weather Summary for Winnipeg
Site Local Time Condition Temp. Wind Humidity Feels Like Pressure
Richardson Int'l A 7:00 PM Mainly Clear -1.1°C NE (360°) at 14 km/h 85% -6 99.16 kPa
Richardson Int'l A 8:00 PM Clear -2.8°C NE (360°) at 5 km/h 80% -5 99.17 kPa
Richardson Int'l A 9:00 PM Clear -4.4°C NNE (270°) at 8 km/h 89% -8 99.17 kPa
Richardson Int'l A 10:00 PM Clear -4.4°C NNE (270°) at 11 km/h 91% -9 99.15 kPa

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

League Records Set and Approached in SSK @ WPG

CategoryCurrent
Rank
Original
Rank
ValuePersonTeamRecord Held Span OR

Sources

  • CFL (Game score/boxscore)

Contributors

  • Steve Daniel/CFL

Notices

  • No notices for this game.