Edmonton Eskimos 29 @ Winnipeg Blue Bombers 6

Game Details

  • WIFU Final (Best out of 3 Game Series)
  • Game 1 of 3
  • 48th Game of 1955
  • Friday, Nov 11, 1955 3:00 PM EST ( )
  • (Local)
  • at Winnipeg Stadium in Winnipeg, MB
    • Surface: Natural Grass
    • Attendance: 15,553
    • Capacity: 19,660
1954 and 1955 Winnipeg and Edmonton Matchups
1954Week 1EDM 3 @ WPG 7
Week 6WPG 8 @ EDM 12
Week 8EDM 16 @ WPG 5
Week 10WPG 12 @ EDM 21
Division FinalWPG 3 @ EDM 9
Division FinalEDM 6 @ WPG 12
Division FinalWPG 5 @ EDM 10
1955Week 1EDM 13 @ WPG 9
Week 5WPG 8 @ EDM 14
Week 7EDM 0 @ WPG 12
Week 10WPG 0 @ EDM 12
Division FinalEDM 29 @ WPG 6
Division FinalWPG 6 @ EDM 26

Blue Bombers record vs Eskimos (Playoffs)

Last decade (1945 to 1954)
  • at Winnipeg 4–3–0 (0.571)
  • at Edmonton 2–6–0 (0.250)
  • Winnipeg Total 6–9–0 (0.400)
All-time (through 1955)
  • at Winnipeg 4–3–0 (0.571)
  • at Edmonton 2–6–0 (0.250)
  • Winnipeg Total 6–9–0 (0.400)

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

Streaks as of Nov. 11, 1955 (Playoffs)

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

Boxscore

Linescore
1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final
Eskimos 7 3 13 6 29
Blue Bombers 6 0 0 0 6

Eskimos coach: Frank “Pop” Ivy (W)
Blue Bombers coach: Allie Sherman (L)

Game Time Weather in Winnipeg, MB

November 11th Hourly Weather Summary for Winnipeg
Site Local Time Condition Temp. Wind Humidity Feels Like Pressure
Richardson Int'l A 2:00 PM Snow,Blowing Snow -6.1°C NE (340°) at 42 km/h 88% -16 97.51 kPa
Richardson Int'l A 3:00 PM Snow,Blowing Snow -6.7°C NE (340°) at 37 km/h 88% -16 97.61 kPa
Richardson Int'l A 4:00 PM Snow,Blowing Snow -7.8°C NE (340°) at 35 km/h 84% -17 97.70 kPa
Richardson Int'l A 5:00 PM Snow -8.3°C NE (340°) at 29 km/h 88% -17 97.81 kPa

Conditions at Winnipeg Richardson Int'l A (4.27 km away). Weather courtesy of Environment Canada Data.

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

Playoffs
CategoryCurrent
Rank
Original
Rank
ValuePersonRecord Held Span OR
Longest Rush – Play 4th 4th 80 yards Leo Lewis, Jr. (TD)

Sources

  • CFL (Game score/boxscore)

Contributors

Notices

  • Data is missing (Game time)
  • Data is missing (Hourly weather)