The Winnipeg Blue Bombers’ 1946 Season

Season Summary

Winnipeg Blue Bombers 1946 Full Schedule/Results

Team Roster and Stats

Winnipeg Blue Bombers 1946 Record
GP W L T PTS PF PA Streak L6
Regular Season 8 5 3 0 10 69 46 L1 4-2-0
    Home 4 2 2 0 4 30 24 L1 2-2-0
    Visitor 4 3 1 0 6 39 22 W1 3-1-0

Full 1946 League Standings

Winnipeg Blue Bombers 1946 Opponent Appearances

Opponent Opp. Win %
Divisional 0.438 2-2-0 (4) 3-1-0 (4)
Non-Divisional 0.000 0-0-0 (0) 0-0-0 (0)
Calgary Stampeders (4) 0.625
Saskatchewan Roughriders (4) 0.250

Coaches

Head Coach
  • Jack West (March 21, 1946 – Dec. 31, 1948)

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1946 Winnipeg Blue Bombers Attendance

  • Capacity: 4,800
  • Total: 13,000
  • High: 5,000
  • Avg: 4,333 (3 out of 4 games)
  • Diff from 1941 Avg: +333
  • Low: 3,000
  • Sellouts: 2
  • % of Capacity: 90.28
  • Diff from League Avg: +28

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Team Scoring

19461945 +/-
Average Combined Score 14.38 14.38 +
Average Winning Score 10.20 10.20 +
Average Losing Score 6.00 6.00 +
Average Home Score 7.50 7.50 +
Average Visitor Score 9.75 9.75 +
Average Margin of Victory 6.40 6.40 +
Average Margin of Loss 3.00 3.00 +

Stadium

  • 1946 home stadium: Osborne Stadium
  • Capacity: 4,800
  • Playing surface: Natural Grass
  • Previous stadium change: 1932 – Opened 1932

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Regular Season Scoring Summary by Quarter

1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final
HVT HVT HVT HVT H (PPG)V (PPG)T (PPG)
Winnipeg 61521 189 17623 61016 30 (7.5)39 (9.8)69 (8.6)
Opponent 9716 033 123 141024 22 (5.5)24 (6.0)46 (5.8)

Lead/Trailed Record by Quarter

Home Visitor Total
Quarter Lead (Record) Tied (Record) Trailed (Record) Lead (Record) Tied (Record) Trailed (Record) Lead (Record) Tied (Record) Trailed (Record)
After 1st 0 (0-0-0) 3 (2-1-0) 1 (0-1-0) 2 (2-0-0) 1 (1-0-0) 1 (0-1-0) 2 (2-0-0) 4 (3-1-0) 2 (0-2-0)
After 2nd 0 (0-0-0) 3 (2-1-0) 1 (0-1-0) 3 (3-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 1 (0-1-0) 3 (3-0-0) 3 (2-1-0) 2 (0-2-0)
After 3rd 2 (1-1-0) 0 (0-0-0) 2 (1-1-0) 3 (3-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 1 (0-1-0) 5 (4-1-0) 0 (0-0-0) 3 (1-2-0)
After 4th 2 (2-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 2 (0-2-0) 3 (3-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 1 (0-1-0) 5 (5-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 3 (0-3-0)

Winnipeg Blue Bombers 1946 All-Star Selections

7 All-Division Selections
Coach Jack West
QB Walt Dobler
HB Bill “Bull” Ordway
E Nate Shore
C Mel Wilson
G Bill “Red Dog” Ceretti
T Marty “Butch” Gainor

* – indicates unanimous selection

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Week Game Details (EDT
2 3
Mon. Sept. 9
CGY 3 @ WPG 1 L 5,000
3 4
Sat. Sept. 14
4:30 PM
WPG 17 @ SSK 11 W 3,000
5
Mon. Sept. 16
10:00 PM
WPG 13 @ CGY 5 W 5,000
5 7
Sat. Sept. 28
SSK 0 @ WPG 6 W 5,000
7 9
Mon. Oct. 7
9:00 PM
CGY 3 @ WPG 6 W
8 10
Sat. Oct. 12
10:00 PM
WPG 0 @ CGY 6 L 3,000
11
Mon. Oct. 14
WPG 9 @ SSK 0 W
9 12
Sat. Oct. 19
SSK 18 @ WPG 17 L 3,000
P1 13
Sat. Oct. 26
4:30 PM
WPG 18 @ CGY 21 L 4,000
P2 14
Sat. Nov. 2
3:15 PM
CGY 0 @ WPG 12 W 5,600
GC 27
Sat. Nov. 30
2:00 PM
WPG 6 @ TOR 28 L 18,960