BC Lions 18 @ Winnipeg Blue Bombers 16

Game Details

  • Week 1
  • 2nd Game of Regular Season (20th Overall)
  • Tuesday, Jul 30, 1968 9:00 PM EDT ( )
  • (Local)
  • at Winnipeg Stadium in Winnipeg, MB
    • Surface: Natural Grass
    • Attendance: 14,395
    • Capacity: 21,652
1967 and 1968 Winnipeg and BC Matchups
1967Week 5BC 22 @ WPG 13
Week 9WPG 1 @ BC 17
Week 9BC 8 @ WPG 19
1968Week 1BC 18 @ WPG 16
Week 4WPG 17 @ BC 10
Week 12WPG 14 @ BC 16

Blue Bombers record vs Lions (Regular Season)

Last decade (1958 to 1967)
  • at Winnipeg 11–4–1 (0.719)
  • at BC 9–7–0 (0.563)
  • Winnipeg Total 20–11–1 (0.641)
All-time (through 1968)
  • at Winnipeg 18–7–1 (0.712)
  • at BC 19–7–0 (0.731)
  • Winnipeg Total 37–14–1 (0.721)

Streaks as of July 30, 1968 (Regular Season)

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

Boxscore

Linescore
1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final
Lions 1 10 0 7 18
Blue Bombers 7 8 1 0 16

Lions coach: Jim Champion (W)
Blue Bombers coach: Joe Zaleski (L)

Lions (1-0-0) Next vs Stampeders Aug 07
Blue Bombers (0-1-0) Next @ Roughriders Aug 04

Game Time Weather in Winnipeg, MB

July 30th 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 35 km/h 93% 97.54 kPa
Richardson Int'l A 9:00 PM Rain Showers 11.7°C NE (360°) at 34 km/h 91% 97.74 kPa
Richardson Int'l A 10:00 PM Rain Showers 11.7°C NE (340°) at 32 km/h 89% 97.88 kPa
Richardson Int'l A 11:00 PM Cloudy 11.7°C NE (340°) at 27 km/h 89% 98.03 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)