BC Lions 21 vs Winnipeg Blue Bombers 22

Game Details

  • The 76th Grey Cup Championship
  • 85th Game of 1988
  • ( )
  • (Local)
  • at Lansdowne Park in Ottawa, ON
    • Surface: Fixed Artificial Turf (AstroTurf-like)
    • Attendance: 50,604 (Sellout)
    • Capacity: 50,604
  • Broadcasters:
    • CFN
    • CBC
  • Grey Cup Most Valuable Offensive Player
    • James Murphy (WRWPG)
  • Grey Cup Most Valuable Defensive Player
    • Mike Gray (DTWPG)
  • Grey Cup Most Valuable Canadian Player
    • Bob Cameron (PWPG)

Winnipeg and BC Matchups

1987 and 1988 Matchups
1987Week ABC 14 @ WPG 35
Week 7BC 22 @ WPG 30
Week 9WPG 23 @ BC 24
Week 12WPG 20 @ BC 30
1988Week 1WPG 3 @ BC 36
Week 4BC 21 @ WPG 38
Week 10BC 8 @ WPG 34
Week 18WPG 24 @ BC 45
GCBC 21 vs WPG 22

Blue Bombers record vs Lions
(Grey Cup)

Last decade 1979 to 1988
  • at Winnipeg 1–0–0
  • Winnipeg Total 1–0–0
All-time (through 1988)
  • at Winnipeg 1–0–0
  • Winnipeg Total 1–0–0

Streaks as of Nov. 27, 1988
(Regular Season)

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


1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final
BC 7 8 4 2 21
Winnipeg 4 10 5 3 22
Quarter scores
1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final
BC 7 15 19 21 21
Winnipeg 4 14 19 22 22

BC coach: Larry Donovan (L)
Winnipeg coach: Mike Riley (W)

Game Time Weather in Ottawa, ON

November 27th Hourly Weather Summary for Ottawa
Local Time Condition Temp. Wind Humidity Pressure
5:00 PM Mostly Cloudy 12.7°C NNE (240°) at 19 km/h 51% 98.70 kPa
6:00 PM Mostly Cloudy 12.4°C NNE (230°) at 19 km/h 55% 98.73 kPa
7:00 PM Mostly Cloudy 11.4°C NNE (230°) at 15 km/h 62% 98.76 kPa
8:00 PM Rain Showers 10.9°C NNE (230°) at 15 km/h 61% 98.76 kPa
9:00 PM Cloudy 10.1°C NNE (220°) at 9 km/h 65% 98.86 kPa

Conditions at Ottawa MacDonald Int'l A (8.47 km away). Weather courtesy of Environment Canada Data.

BC Lions 1988 Grey Cup Roster
79DEBallard, Walter
64DTBelway, Brian
44LBBraswell, Jeff Jr.
69GBuis, Jamie
27SBCarinci, Jan
24RBCherry, Tony
67OTClarkson, Larry
62GCoflin, John
21RBCooper, Wes
28DBCrawford, Larry
70DLDerban, Dwayne
39DBDrawhorn, Anthony
16QBDunigan, Matt
1QBFoggie, Rickey
14DBFrancis, Andre
7LBGlier, Bernie
18DBGooch, Keith
31LBKonar, Kevin
34SBLecky, Scott
78DTMoore, Mack
33SBMurray, Andrew
19RBParker, Anthony
40DEParker, James “Quick”
5K, PPassaglia, Lui
65GRoper, Gerald
8SRyan, Rick
55CSinclair, Ian
54GSmith, Rob
80WRStreater, Eric
45LBStumon, Gregg
23FBTaras, Jamie
26RBTaylor, Reggie
29DBThomas, Marcus
76LBUlmer, John
50GVanden Bos, Pieter
2WRWilliams, David
32DBWiseman, Todd

Note: Jersey numbers and positions listed are all numbers used and positions played for the whole season, but only players dressed for Grey Cup are shown.

Winnipeg Blue Bombers 1988 Grey Cup Roster
33DBAllen, Michael
76DEAndrews, Romel
65OLBastaja, Nick
59OLBauer, Lyle
51OLBlack, David
53LBBrown, Aaron
6PCameron, Bob
29LBClatney, Paul
31RBCochrane, Terry
73RBFabi, Randy
79DEFears, Willie
72LBFowler, Delbert
52DTGray, Mike
24DBHailey, Ken
44DLHatziioannou, Leon
10DBHill, Rod
20DBJefferson, James III
5RBJessie, Tim
23RBJohns, Tony
3KKennerd, Trevor
77DTMikawos, Stan
64OLMolle, Bob
21WRMurphy, James
74LBPahl, Vernon
8DBPettway, Ken
32WRRhymes, Buster
66OLRodehutskors, Steve
12QBSalisbury, Sean
2QBSaltz, Lee
30DBSampson, Darryl
70WRShorten, Paul
37DLThompson, Bennie
61OLTierney, Brad
58LBWest, James
35LBWicklum, Dan
26WRWiney, Ken

Note: Jersey numbers and positions listed are all numbers used and positions played for the whole season, but only players dressed for Grey Cup are shown.



  • CFL Facts, Figures and Records, 1989 Edition


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