Winnipeg Blue Bombers 13 @ Edmonton Eskimos 41

Game Details

  • Week 7
  • 26th Game of Regular Season (44th Overall)
  • Tuesday, Aug. 21, 1979 9:30 PM EDT ( )
  • (Local)
  • at Commonwealth Stadium in Edmonton, AB
    • Surface: Natural Grass
    • Attendance: 42,778 (Sellout)
    • Capacity: 42,500

Edmonton and Winnipeg Matchups

1978 and 1979 Matchups
1978Week 2EDM 29 @ WPG 28
Week 7WPG 8 @ EDM 14
Week 15EDM 38 @ WPG 10
1979Week 1EDM 28 @ WPG 10
Week 7WPG 13 @ EDM 41
Week 17WPG 11 @ EDM 19

Eskimos record vs Blue Bombers
(Regular Season)

Last decade 1970 to 1979
  • at Edmonton 11–3–1
  • at Winnipeg 9–6–0
  • Edmonton Total 20–9–1
All-time (through 1979)
  • at Edmonton 33–23–1
  • at Winnipeg 25–30–1
  • Edmonton Total 58–53–2

Streaks as of Aug. 21, 1979
(Regular Season)

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

Boxscore

Linescore
1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final
Winnipeg 3 10 0 0 13
Edmonton 3 10 11 17 41

Winnipeg coach: Ray Jauch (L)
Edmonton coach: Hugh Campbell (W)

Winnipeg (1-5-0) Next vs Saskatchewan Aug 29
Edmonton (4-0-2) Next vs Toronto Aug 29

Game Time Weather in Edmonton, AB

August 21st Hourly Weather Summary for Edmonton
Local Time Condition Temp. Wind Humidity Pressure
7:00 PM Mostly Cloudy 19.2°C N (110°) at 7 km/h 56% 94.00 kPa
8:00 PM Mostly Cloudy 17.7°C NNE (120°) at 7 km/h 62% 94.03 kPa
9:00 PM Mainly Clear 16.1°C NNE (140°) at 6 km/h 65% 94.06 kPa
10:00 PM Mainly Clear 16.6°C NNE (150°) at 4 km/h 65% 94.09 kPa
11:00 PM Mainly Clear 14.9°C NNE (120°) at 4 km/h 71% 94.09 kPa

Conditions at Edmonton City Centre A (4.09 km away). Weather courtesy of Environment Canada Data.

Credits

Sources

  • CFL (Game score/boxscore)

Contributors

  • Steve Daniel/CFL

Notices

  • Data is verified (Data Complete)