Winnipeg Blue Bombers 10 @ Edmonton Eskimos 28

Game Details

  • Week 8
  • 30th Game of Regular Season (48th Overall)
  • Saturday, Aug. 22, 1981 9 PM EDT ( )
  • (Local)
  • at Commonwealth Stadium in Edmonton, AB
    • Surface: Natural Grass
    • Attendance: 43,346 (Sellout)
    • Capacity: 43,346
  • Broadcasters:
    • R/C
    • CBC

Game Notes

Due to a NABET (National Association of Broadcast Employees and Technicians) strike from May 21 to September 9th, 1981, game that was to be broadcast on CBC was pre-empted.

Edmonton and Winnipeg Matchups

1980 and 1981 Matchups
1980Week 1WPG 13 @ EDM 36
Week 6EDM 30 @ WPG 17
Week 14EDM 14 @ WPG 28
P2WPG 24 @ EDM 34
1981Week BEDM 25 @ WPG 16
Week 3EDM 28 @ WPG 38
Week 8WPG 10 @ EDM 28

Eskimos record vs Blue Bombers
(Regular Season)

Last decade 1972 to 1981
  • at Edmonton 11–2–1
  • at Winnipeg 8–7–0
  • Edmonton Total 19–9–1
All-time (through 1981)
  • at Edmonton 35–23–1
  • at Winnipeg 26–32–1
  • Edmonton Total 61–55–2

Streaks as of Aug. 22, 1981
(Regular Season)

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

Boxscore

Linescore
1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final
Blue Bombers 0 0 3 7 10
Eskimos 4 14 7 3 28

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

Blue Bombers (4-3-0) Next vs RedBlacks Aug 29
Eskimos (6-1-0) Next vs Roughriders Aug 30

Game Time Weather in Edmonton, AB

August 22nd Hourly Weather Summary for Edmonton
Site Local Time Condition Temp. Wind Humidity Feels Like Pressure
City Centre A 7:00 PM Clear 25.1°C NNE (200°) at 6 km/h 37% 26 93.75 kPa
City Centre A 8:00 PM Mainly Clear 23.5°C NNE (190°) at 7 km/h 41% 25 93.78 kPa
City Centre A 9:00 PM Clear 22.5°C NNE (190°) at 6 km/h 45% 93.81 kPa
City Centre A 10:00 PM Clear 19.9°C NNE (120°) at 6 km/h 54% 93.84 kPa

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

Sources

  • CFL (Game score/boxscore)

Contributors

  • Steve Daniel/CFL

Notices

  • Data is verified (Data Complete)