Winnipeg Blue Bombers 28 @ Calgary Bronks 7

Game Details

  • WIFU Final (2 Game Total Point Series)
  • Game 2 of 2
  • 26th Game of 1939
  • Saturday, Nov 18, 1939 4:00 PM EST ( )
  • (Local)
  • at Mewata Stadium in Calgary, AB
    • Surface: Natural Grass
    • Attendance: 5,000 (Sellout)
    • Capacity: 4,000

Game Notes

Before the game the Blue Bombers were nominated to represent the West in the Grey Cup by the WIFU membership because the Calgary Bronks would lose half of their players due to CRU eligibility rules.

1938 and 1939 Calgary and Winnipeg Matchups
1938Week 1CGYBRK 0 @ WPG 6
Week 5WPG 0 @ CGYBRK 14
Division FinalWPG 12 @ CGYBRK 7
NoneCGYBRK 2 @ WPG 13
1939Week 1WPG 12 @ CGYBRK 1
Week 4CGYBRK 18 @ WPG 19
Week 6CGYBRK 6 @ WPG 25
Week 7WPG 19 @ CGYBRK 17
Division FinalCGYBRK 13 @ WPG 7
NoneWPG 28 @ CGYBRK 7

Bronks record vs Blue Bombers (Playoffs)

Last decade (1929 to 1938)
  • at Calgary 0–3–0 (0.000)
  • at Winnipeg 2–3–0 (0.400)
  • Calgary Total 2–6–0 (0.250)
All-time (through 1939)
  • at Calgary 0–3–0 (0.000)
  • at Winnipeg 2–3–0 (0.400)
  • Calgary Total 2–6–0 (0.250)

1 – All-time game results for playoffs allow ties, as record is for games, not series.

Streaks as of Nov. 18, 1939 (Playoffs)

Bronks streak at home vs Blue Bombers
  • 2L — Nov. 13, 1937 to Nov. 5, 1938
Bronks streak overall vs Blue Bombers

Boxscore

Linescore
1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final
Blue Bombers 15 6 7 0 28
Bronks 0 1 0 6 7

Blue Bombers coach: Reg “Red” Threlfall (W)
Bronks coach: Carl Cronin (L)

Game Time Weather in Calgary, AB

November 18th Hourly Weather Summary for Calgary
Site Local Time Condition Temp. Wind Humidity Pressure
2:00 PM Partly Cloudy 1.7°C NNE (220°) at 12 km/h 59% 101.22 kPa
3:00 PM Partly Cloudy 1.6°C NNE (220°) at 12 km/h 61% 101.21 kPa
4:00 PM Partly Cloudy 1.1°C NNE (220°) at 12 km/h 63% 101.21 kPa
5:00 PM Partly Cloudy 0.4°C NNE (220°) at 12 km/h 63% 101.21 kPa

Data from Dark Sky. Estimated conditions.

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

CategoryCurrent
Rank
Original
Rank
ValuePersonRecord Held Span OR

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Notices

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