Winnipeg Blue Bombers 14 @ BC Lions 22

Game Details

  • Week 5
  • 22nd Game of Regular Season (40th Overall)
  • Tuesday, Aug. 17, 1976 11 PM EDT ( )
  • (Local)
  • at Empire Stadium in Vancouver, BC
    • Surface: Fixed Artificial Turf (AstroTurf-like)
    • Attendance: 21,505
    • Capacity: 30,229
  • Broadcasters:
    • R/C
    • CBC
1975 and 1976 BC and Winnipeg Matchups
1975Week DWPG 19 @ BC 30
Week 1BC 9 @ WPG 17
Week 8WPG 17 @ BC 29
Week 9BC 15 @ WPG 1
1976Week DBC 24 @ WPG 19
Week 5WPG 14 @ BC 22
Week 10BC 20 @ WPG 22
Week 17WPG 23 @ BC 17

Lions record vs Blue Bombers (Regular Season)

Last decade (1966 to 1975)
  • at BC 11–4–0 (0.733)
  • at Winnipeg 9–5–1 (0.633)
  • BC Total 20–9–1 (0.683)
All-time (through 1976)
  • at BC 16–22–0 (0.421)
  • at Winnipeg 14–22–2 (0.395)
  • BC Total 30–44–2 (0.408)

Streaks as of Aug. 17, 1976 (Regular Season)

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

Boxscore

Linescore
1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final
Blue Bombers 1 10 3 0 14
Lions 1 6 8 7 22

Blue Bombers coach: Bud Riley, Jr. (L)
Lions coach: Cal Murphy (W)

Blue Bombers (1-4-0) Next @ Roughriders Aug 28
Lions (3-2-0) Next vs Rough Riders Aug 25

Game Time Weather in Vancouver, BC

August 17th Hourly Weather Summary for Vancouver
Site Local Time Condition Temp. Wind Humidity Pressure
Vancouver Int'l A 8:00 PM Mostly Cloudy 14.4°C NNE (280°) at 8 km/h 87% 101.57 kPa
Vancouver Int'l A 9:00 PM Mostly Cloudy 13.9°C NNE (290°) at 5 km/h 88% 101.61 kPa
Vancouver Int'l A 10:00 PM Mainly Clear 13.3°C Calm 89% 101.60 kPa
Vancouver Int'l A 11:00 PM Mainly Clear 12.8°C Calm 91% 101.60 kPa

Conditions at Vancouver Int'l A (15.90 km away). Weather courtesy of Environment Canada Data.

League Records Set and Approached in WPG @ BC
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)