Edmonton Eskimos 33 @ Winnipeg Blue Bombers 30

Game Details

  • Week 1
  • 1st Game of Regular Season (10th Overall)
  • ( )
  • (Local)
  • at Investors Group Field in Winnipeg, MB
    • Surface: Granulated Rubber Filled Artificial Turf (FieldTurf-like)
    • Field condition: Dry
    • Attendance: 25,458
    • Capacity: 33,022
  • Broadcasters:
    • TSN in HD (PG)
    • RDS2 in HD
    • ESPN2 in HD

Game Notes

Thursday Night Football Concert Series — The Reklaws

Kickoff at Investors Group Field was at 7:38 p.m. CT, and the total of the two delays was two hours 58 minutes. The total time of the game was five hours and 42 minutes.

In Thursday's game, the first delay lasted 83 minutes, after play was stopped with 8:41 left in the second quarter with Edmonton ahead 17-7.

It re-started at 9:55 p.m., but lightning started flashing across the sky again and the game was stopped with 1:24 remaining in the second with the Eskimos up 19-14.

After a 92-minute delay, the game continued at 11:52 p.m. Halftime was cancelled.

Eskimos edge Bombers in CFL's 2nd-longest game in history – The Canadian Press on CBC.ca

Winnipeg and Edmonton Matchups

2017 and 2018 Matchups
2017Week BEDM 38 @ WPG 38
Week 9EDM 26 @ WPG 33
Week 15WPG 28 @ EDM 19
P1EDM 39 @ WPG 32
2018Week BEDM 13 @ WPG 33
Week 1EDM 33 @ WPG 30
Week 16WPG 30 @ EDM 3
Week 21WPG 24 @ EDM 33

Blue Bombers record vs Eskimos
(Regular Season)

Last decade 2009 to 2018
  • at Winnipeg 5–6–0
  • at Edmonton 3–8–0
  • Winnipeg Total 8–14–0
All-time (through 2018)
  • at Winnipeg 54–43–1
  • at Edmonton 35–60–2
  • Winnipeg Total 89–103–3

Streaks as of June 14, 2018
(Regular Season)

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

Boxscore

Linescore
1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final
Edmonton 17 2 3 11 33
Winnipeg 7 13 7 3 30

Edmonton coach: Jason Maas (W)
Winnipeg coach: Mike O'Shea (L)

Edmonton (1-0-0) Next vs Hamilton Jun 23
Winnipeg (0-1-0) Next @ Montreal Jun 22


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

Stadium Conditions at Kickoff

Mostly Cloudy, 27°C, wind 16 km/h from NW , Field: Dry

Kickoff stadium and field conditions courtesy the CFL.

Game Time Weather in Winnipeg, MB

June 14th Hourly Weather Summary for Winnipeg
Local Time Condition Temp. Wind Humidity Pressure
7:00 PM Mostly Cloudy 26.5°C N (100°) at 4 km/h 37% 97.57 kPa
8:00 PM Overcast 17.9°C NNE (330°) at 18 km/h 90% 98.04 kPa
9:00 PM Overcast 17.5°C N (30°) at 10 km/h 94% 97.89 kPa
10:00 PM Overcast 16.7°C N (70°) at 13 km/h 93% 97.80 kPa
11:00 PM Mostly Cloudy 17.3°C N (50°) at 13 km/h 91% 97.44 kPa

Conditions at Winnipeg the Forks (9.03 km away). Weather courtesy of Environment Canada Data.

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