Edmonton Eskimos 8 @ Winnipeg Blue Bombers 16

Game Details

  • WIFU Final (Best out of 3 Game Series)
  • Game 2 of 3
  • 51st Game of 1959
  • Saturday, Nov. 14, 1959 3 PM EST ( )
  • (Local)
  • at Winnipeg Stadium in Winnipeg, MB
    • Surface: Natural Grass
    • Attendance: 15,872
    • Capacity: 19,660
  • Broadcaster:
    • CBC
1958 and 1959 Winnipeg and Edmonton Matchups
1958Week 1EDM 21 @ WPG 29
Week 2WPG 15 @ EDM 8
Week 7EDM 13 @ WPG 43
Week 8WPG 21 @ EDM 15
Division FinalWPG 30 @ EDM 7
Division FinalEDM 30 @ WPG 7
Division FinalEDM 7 @ WPG 23
1959Week 3EDM 16 @ WPG 1
Week 5WPG 16 @ EDM 8
Week 8EDM 10 @ WPG 13
Week 11WPG 20 @ EDM 21
Division FinalWPG 19 @ EDM 11
Division FinalEDM 8 @ WPG 16

Blue Bombers record vs Eskimos (Playoffs)

Last decade (1949 to 1958)
  • at Winnipeg 7–4–0 (0.636)
  • at Edmonton 5–7–0 (0.417)
  • Winnipeg Total 12–11–0 (0.522)
All-time (through 1959)
  • at Winnipeg 7–4–0 (0.636)
  • at Edmonton 5–7–0 (0.417)
  • Winnipeg Total 12–11–0 (0.522)

1 – All-time game results for playoffs allow ties, as record is for games, not series.

Streaks as of Nov. 14, 1959 (Playoffs)

Blue Bombers streak at home vs Eskimos
Blue Bombers streak overall vs Eskimos

Boxscore

Linescore
1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final
Eskimos 7 0 1 0 8
Blue Bombers 0 15 0 1 16

Eskimos coach: Eagle “Buddy” Keys (L)
Blue Bombers coach: Harold “Bud” Grant (W)

Game Time Weather in Winnipeg, MB

November 14th Hourly Weather Summary for Winnipeg
Site Local Time Condition Temp. Wind Humidity Feels Like Pressure
Richardson Int'l A 2:00 PM Cloudy -13.3°C NNE (180°) at 24 km/h 76% -23 99.67 kPa
Richardson Int'l A 3:00 PM Cloudy -13.3°C NNE (180°) at 26 km/h 84% -23 99.56 kPa
Richardson Int'l A 4:00 PM Cloudy -13.3°C NNE (160°) at 27 km/h 80% -23 99.52 kPa
Richardson Int'l A 5:00 PM Cloudy -13.3°C NNE (160°) at 26 km/h 82% -23 99.47 kPa

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

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

CategoryCurrent
Rank
Original
Rank
ValuePersonRecord Held Span OR

Sources

  • CFL (Game score/boxscore)

Contributors

  • Steve Daniel/CFL

Notices

  • Data is verified (Data Complete)