Winnipeg Blue Bombers 23 @ BC Lions 34

Game Details

  • The 99th The Grey Cup
  • 85th Game of 2011
  • Sunday, Nov 27, 2011 6:30 PM EST ( )
  • (Local)
  • at BC Place Stadium in Vancouver, BC
    • Surface: Granulated Rubber Filled Artificial Turf (FieldTurf-like)
    • Field condition: Dry
    • Roof closed
    • Attendance: 54,313 (Sellout)
    • Capacity: 52,465
  • Broadcasters:
    • TSN in HD 4.38 million Avg. Viewers
    • RDS in HD 216,000 Avg. Viewers
Awards
  • Grey Cup Most Valuable Player
    • Travis Lulay (QBBC)
  • Grey Cup Most Valuable Canadian Player
    • Andrew Harris (RBBC)

Game Notes

  • 5.8 million peak
  • 11 million watched some part of game
  • over half of Vancouver market and 65% of those watching TV viewed the Grey Cup
  • 2.49 million pre-game
  • 2.07 million post-game
2010 and 2011 BC and Winnipeg Matchups
2010Week 14WPG 14 @ BC 16
Week 15BC 35 @ WPG 47 OT
2011Week 5BC 20 @ WPG 25
Week 7WPG 30 @ BC 17
The Grey CupWPG 23 @ BC 34

Lions record vs Blue Bombers (Grey Cup)

All-time (through 2010)
  • BC Total 0–1–0 (0.000)

Streaks as of Nov. 27, 2011 (Grey Cup)

Lions streak at home vs Blue Bombers
Lions streak overall vs Blue Bombers
  • 1L — Nov. 27, 1988

Boxscore

Scoring Summary
1st Quarter

1. BC: Touchdown HARRIS (19 yards) 6:33
  BC: Convert Kick MCCALLUM 6:17
2. BC: Field Goal MCCALLUM (22 yards) 3:26
3. BC: Single MCCALLUM (57 yards off a Punt) 0:26

2nd Quarter

4. BC: Field Goal MCCALLUM (16 yards) 4:32
5. WPG: Field Goal PALARDY (30 yards) 2:36
6. WPG: Field Goal PALARDY (15 yards) 0:30

3rd Quarter

7. WPG: Field Goal PALARDY (33 yards) 10:10
8. BC: Field Goal MCCALLUM (22 yards) 2:44
9. BC: Touchdown JOHNSON (66 yard pass from LULAY) 0:07
  BC: Convert Kick MCCALLUM 15:00

4th Quarter

10. BC: Touchdown BRUCE (6 yard pass from LULAY) 6:50
  BC: Convert Kick MCCALLUM 6:29
11. WPG: Touchdown CARR (45 yard pass from PIERCE) 3:38
  WPG: Convert Kick PALARDY 3:32
12. WPG: Touchdown EDWARDS (13 yard pass from PIERCE) 1:37
  WPG: Convert Kick PALARDY 1:37
13. BC: Field Goal MCCALLUM (34 yards) 0:58

Linescore
1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final
Blue Bombers 0 6 3 14 23
Lions 11 3 10 10 34
Quarter scores
1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final
Blue Bombers 0 6 9 23 23
Lions 11 14 24 34 34
Statistics
WPGBC
First Downs
(Pass/Rush/Penalty)
12
(10/2/0)
17
(13/4/0)
Net Rushing4191
Net Passing250320
Net Offence291411
Pass Att/Com19/37
51.4%
21/38
55.3%
Interceptions by01
Fumbles Lost00
Turnovers on Downs00
2nd Down Conversions 4/208/23
Two and Out 95
Points Off Turnovers 01
Punts/Net Avg.9/36.18/44.2
Penalties/Yards5/355/72
Individual
PASSING

WPGPIERCE: 19/37, 250 YDS, 2 TD, 1 INT; BCLULAY: 21/37, 320 YDS, 2 TD, 0 INT; HARRIS: 0/1, 0 YDS, 0 TD, 0 INT;

RUSHING

WPGGARRETT: 8/26 YDS, 0 TD; PIERCE: 4/17 YDS, 0 TD; DENMARK: 1/-2 YDS, 0 TD; BCHARRIS: 10/65 YDS, 1 TD; JACKSON: 3/16 YDS, 0 TD; LULAY: 2/8 YDS, 0 TD; BROWN: 2/2 YDS, 0 TD;

RECEIVING

WPGCARR: 7/107 YDS, 1 TD; EDWARDS: 6/83 YDS, 1 TD; WATSON: 3/42 YDS, 0 TD; GARRETT: 2/12 YDS, 0 TD; HARGREAVES: 1/6 YDS, 0 TD; BCJOHNSON: 2/81 YDS, 1 TD; SIMON: 4/79 YDS, 0 TD; BRUCE: 5/73 YDS, 1 TD; JACKSON: 2/43 YDS, 0 TD; GORE: 3/18 YDS, 0 TD; FOSTER: 1/12 YDS, 0 TD; HARRIS: 1/6 YDS, 0 TD; LUMBALA: 1/6 YDS, 0 TD; IANNUZZI: 2/2 YDS, 0 TD;


Blue Bombers coach: Paul LaPolice (L)
Lions coach: Wally Buono (W)


Scoring summary, team and individual statistics courtesy of the CFL.

Game Extra

Lead Changes (Experimental)
  • Total: 1
  • Times WPG held lead: 0
  • Times tied: 1
  • Times BC held lead: 1
Lead/Trailed and Time in Lead
WPGBC
Largest Lead / DeficitNone / -22+22 / None
Final-11+11
WPGTiedBC
Time in Lead00:0008:0651:54
Consecutive Points
WPG 9 14 
BC14 17 3

Stadium Conditions at Kickoff

Indoors, 22°C , Field: Dry

Kickoff stadium and field conditions courtesy the CFL.

Game Time Weather in Vancouver, BC

November 27th Hourly Weather Summary for Vancouver
Site Local Time Condition Temp. Wind Humidity Pressure
Vancouver Harbour CS 3:00 PM Rain 9.5°C NNE (130°) at 8 km/h 83% 100.94 kPa
Vancouver Harbour CS 4:00 PM Rain 8.9°C NNE (160°) at 10 km/h 77% 100.99 kPa
Vancouver Harbour CS 5:00 PM Rain 8.0°C NNE (180°) at 6 km/h 76% 101.06 kPa
Vancouver Harbour CS 6:00 PM Rain 8.1°C NNE (180°) at 7 km/h 73% 101.10 kPa
Vancouver Harbour CS 7:00 PM Light Rain 7.9°C NNE (170°) at 7 km/h 71% 101.22 kPa
Vancouver Harbour CS 8:00 PM Mostly Cloudy 7.8°C NNE (190°) at 6 km/h 68% 101.26 kPa

Conditions at Vancouver Harbour CS (2.24 km away). Weather courtesy of Environment Canada Data.

Data from Dark Sky. Contains supplemental data (Conditions, Wind direction, Wind speed, Visibility, Pressure, Cloud cover) from Dark Sky estimated conditions.

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

CategoryCurrent
Rank
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Rank
ValuePersonRecord Held Span OR

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