The Winnipeg Blue Bombers’ 1949 Season

Season Summary

  • Finished 4th in the WIFU

Winnipeg Blue Bombers 1949 Full Schedule/Results

Team Roster and Stats

Winnipeg Blue Bombers 1949 Record
GP W L T PTS PF PA Streak L6
1949 Record for Winnipeg Blue Bombers unavilable as season pending.
Regular Season 14 2 12 0 4 74 258 L5 1-5-0
    Home 7 2 5 0 4 31 118 L2 1-5-0
    Visitor 7 0 7 0 0 43 140 L7 0-6-0

Full 1949 League Standings

Winnipeg Blue Bombers 1949 Opponent Appearances

Opponent Opp. Win %
Divisional 0.622 2-5-0 (7) 0-7-0 (7)
Non-Divisional 0.000 0-0-0 (0) 0-0-0 (0)
Calgary Stampeders (4) 0.929
Edmonton Eskimos (4) 0.286
Saskatchewan Roughriders (6) 0.643

Coaches

Head Coach

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1949 Winnipeg Blue Bombers Attendance

  • Capacity: 4,800
  • Total: 31,900
  • High: 7,000
  • Avg: 4,557 (7 out of 7 games)
  • Diff from 1948 Avg: -609
  • Low: 3,000
  • Sellouts: 2
  • % of Capacity: 94.94
  • Diff from League Avg: +1,500

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Team Scoring

19491948 +/-
Average Combined Score 23.71 2.54 -
Average Winning Score 10.50 4.50 -
Average Losing Score 4.42 0.42 +
Average Home Score 4.43 3.40 -
Average Visitor Score 6.14 0.48 +
Average Margin of Victory 3.50 0.17 +
Average Margin of Loss 15.92 2.19 -

Stadium

  • 1949 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 132841 404 12820 279 31 (4.4)43 (6.1)74 (5.3)
Opponent 232851 373976 294372 293059 140 (20.0)118 (16.9)258 (18.4)

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 2 (1-1-0) 1 (1-0-0) 4 (0-4-0) 2 (0-2-0) 2 (0-2-0) 3 (0-3-0) 4 (1-3-0) 3 (1-2-0) 7 (0-7-0)
After 2nd 1 (1-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 6 (1-5-0) 1 (0-1-0) 1 (0-1-0) 5 (0-5-0) 2 (1-1-0) 1 (0-1-0) 11 (1-10-0)
After 3rd 2 (2-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 5 (0-5-0) 0 (0-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 7 (0-7-0) 2 (2-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 12 (0-12-0)
After 4th 2 (2-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 5 (0-5-0) 0 (0-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 7 (0-7-0) 2 (2-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 12 (0-12-0)

Winnipeg Blue Bombers 1949 All-Star Selections

2 All-Division Selections
First Team
G Mike Kissell
Second Team
G Harold “Bud” Irving

* – indicates unanimous selection

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Week Game Details (EDT
1 1
Sat. Aug. 27
SSK 8 @ WPG 13 W 7,000
2 2
Mon. Sept. 5
WPG 0 @ SSK 20 L 7,500
3 5
Sat. Sept. 10
WPG 11 @ EDM 14 L
6
Mon. Sept. 12
WPG 7 @ CGY 32 L 7,500
4 8
Sat. Sept. 17
CGY 20 @ WPG 1 L 6,200
10
Mon. Sept. 19
EDM 10 @ WPG 3 L 4,000
5 12
Sat. Sept. 24
SSK 24 @ WPG 6 L 4,200
6 14
Sat. Oct. 1
WPG 7 @ SSK 24 L 4,500
7 16
Sat. Oct. 8
EDM 6 @ WPG 8 W 4,000
19
Mon. Oct. 10
CGY 3 @ WPG 0 L 3,000
8 20
Sat. Oct. 15
SSK 47 @ WPG 0 L 3,500
9 23
Sat. Oct. 22
10:30 PM
WPG 6 @ EDM 13 L 6,500
24
Mon. Oct. 24
10:30 PM
WPG 11 @ CGY 22 L 5,500
10 27
Sat. Oct. 29
3:30 PM
WPG 1 @ SSK 15 L 3,000