Winnipeg Blue Bombers 11 @ Edmonton Eskimos 19

Game Details

  • Week 17
  • 67th Game of Regular Season (85th Overall)
  • Sunday, Oct 28, 1979 4:30 PM EST ( )
  • (Local)
  • at Commonwealth Stadium in Edmonton, AB
    • Surface: Natural Grass
    • Attendance: 42,778 (Sellout)
    • Capacity: 42,500
  • Broadcaster:
    • CBCR
1978 and 1979 Edmonton and Winnipeg 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 (1969 to 1978)
  • at Edmonton 11–3–1 (0.767)
  • at Winnipeg 9–6–0 (0.600)
  • Edmonton Total 20–9–1 (0.683)
All-time (through 1979)
  • at Edmonton 33–23–1 (0.588)
  • at Winnipeg 25–30–1 (0.455)
  • Edmonton Total 58–53–2 (0.522)

Streaks as of Oct. 28, 1979 (Regular Season)

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

Boxscore

Linescore
1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final
Blue Bombers 10 1 0 0 11
Eskimos 7 4 4 4 19

Blue Bombers coach: Ray Jauch (L)
Eskimos coach: Hugh Campbell (W)

Eskimos (11-2-2) Next @ Lions Nov 04

Game Time Weather in Edmonton, AB

October 28th Hourly Weather Summary for Edmonton
Site Local Time Condition Temp. Wind Humidity Pressure
City Centre A 2:00 PM Mostly Cloudy 6.0°C NNE (300°) at 7 km/h 69% 93.33 kPa
City Centre A 3:00 PM Mainly Clear 7.1°C NNE (300°) at 7 km/h 58% 93.33 kPa
City Centre A 4:00 PM Mainly Clear 8.3°C Calm 52% 93.30 kPa
City Centre A 5:00 PM Mainly Clear 6.6°C NNE (220°) at 6 km/h 54% 93.33 kPa
City Centre A 6:00 PM Mainly Clear 5.3°C NNE (210°) at 6 km/h 63% 93.36 kPa

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

League Records Set and Approached in WPG @ EDM
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)