Winnipeg Blue Bombers 4 @ Saskatchewan Roughriders 56

Game Details

  • Week 10
  • 65th Game of Regular Season (78th Overall)
  • Labour Day Sunday
  • Sunday, Sep 3, 1995 4:00 PM EDT ( )
  • (Local)
  • at Taylor Field in Regina, SK
    • Surface: Sand Filled Artificial Turf (OmniTurf-like)
    • Attendance: 31,308 (Sellout)
    • Capacity: 27,637

Game Notes

Game Summary

Saskatchewan took advantage of the temporary seating in place for the Grey Cup for this Labour Day classic. The matchup drew 31,000 fans to Taylor Field in Regina to watch their Rider’s trample the Blue Bombers 56 to 4 and move into a tie for fifth place in the Northern Division. Kicker Dave Ridgway opened the scoring when he missed a 31 yard field goal attempt to score the single. Later in the quarter, Darren Joseph took the ball in from the 3-yard line for the touchdown. Ridgway kicked the convert. The ’Riders extended their lead late in the quarter as Ridgway kicked a 45 yard field goal. Saskatchewan continued to dominate in the second quarter. Ridgway kicked another field goal, this time from 44 yards out. [Brent Matich](/person/brent-matich/) sent a 63 yard punt into the end zone to record a single. With no time left in the half, CB Brian Randall intercepted a Reggie Slack pass and returned it 81 yards for a touchdown. Ridgway’s convert gave the Roughriders a 22 to 0 lead at half-time. Joseph ran in his second TD of the game from the 2-yard line to open scoring in the second half. Ridgway kicked the convert. Following the next kickoff, Shawn Moore was intercepted by ’Riders LB Brendan Rogers. Saskatchewan pulled a trick play out of the bag with Warren Jones throwing laterally to Donald Narcisse who, in turn, threw 45 yards to Dan Farthing for the touchdown. Again, Ridgway kicked the convert. Ridgway continued his busy night kicking a 17 yard field goal. Winnipeg broke their goose egg at the 9:20 mark of the third quarter. Troy Westwood kicked an 18 yard field goal for 3 of Winnipeg’s 4 points. With time running out in the quarter Ray Elgaard caught a pass from Jones for the touchdown. Ridgway’s convert attempt was good. Dan Rashovich recovered Shannon Garrett’s fumble on the ensuing kickoff giving the ’Riders excellent field position. They capitalized on a 4 yard touchdown pass from Jones to Elgaard. Ridgway kicked the convert. Winnipeg punter Bob Cameron booted the ball 70 yards through the end zone for the Bombers only other score of the game. Ridgway capped a brilliant night kicking a 33 yard field goal making the final score Saskatchewan 56 – Winnipeg 4.

Source: Game Review, 1995 CFL Weekly Statistical Package

1994 and 1995 Saskatchewan and Winnipeg Matchups
1994Week 9WPG 31 @ SSK 42
Week 10SSK 49 @ WPG 18
1995Week AWPG 30 @ SSK 27
Week 10WPG 4 @ SSK 56
Week 11SSK 24 @ WPG 25

Roughriders record vs Blue Bombers (Regular Season)

Last decade (1985 to 1994)
  • at Saskatchewan 8–3–0 (0.727)
  • at Winnipeg 2–10–0 (0.167)
  • Saskatchewan Total 10–13–0 (0.435)
All-time (through 1995)
  • at Saskatchewan 46–46–3 (0.500)
  • at Winnipeg 33–62–1 (0.349)
  • Saskatchewan Total 79–108–4 (0.424)

Streaks as of Sept. 3, 1995 (Regular Season)

Roughriders streak at home vs Blue Bombers
Roughriders streak overall vs Blue Bombers


1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final
Blue Bombers 0 0 3 1 4
Roughriders 11 11 24 10 56

Blue Bombers coach: Cal Murphy (L)
Roughriders coach: Ray Jauch (W)

Blue Bombers (3-7-0) Next vs Roughriders Sep 10
Roughriders (3-7-0) Next @ Blue Bombers Sep 10

Game Time Weather in Regina, SK

September 3rd Hourly Weather Summary for Regina
Site Local Time Condition Temp. Wind Humidity Feels Like Pressure
Regina Int'l A 2:00 PM Clear 28.4°C NE (340°) at 13 km/h 28% 29 94.67 kPa
Regina Int'l A 3:00 PM Clear 28.7°C N (20°) at 6 km/h 29% 29 94.70 kPa
Regina Int'l A 4:00 PM Clear 29.7°C NNE (310°) at 4 km/h 26% 30 94.67 kPa
Regina Int'l A 5:00 PM Clear 28.8°C Calm 26% 29 94.67 kPa

Conditions at Regina Int'l A (4.23 km away). Weather courtesy of Environment Canada Data.

League Records Set and Approached in WPG @ SSK
Including known plays over 55 yards

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  • CFL (Game score/boxscore)


  • Steve Daniel/CFL


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