The Winnipeg Blue Bombers’ 1952 Season

Season Summary

Winnipeg Blue Bombers 1952 Full Schedule/Results

Team Roster and Stats

Winnipeg Blue Bombers 1952 Record
GP W L T PTS PF PA Streak L6
Regular Season 16 12 3 1 25 394 211 W3 5-1-0
    Home 8 5 2 1 11 200 105 W4 5-1-0
    Visitor 8 7 1 0 14 194 106 W2 5-1-0

Full 1952 League Standings

Winnipeg Blue Bombers 1952 Opponent Appearances

Opponent Opp. Win %
Divisional 0.393 5-2-1 (8) 7-1-0 (8)
Non-Divisional 0.000 0-0-0 (0) 0-0-0 (0)
Calgary Stampeders (5) 0.438
Edmonton Eskimos (5) 0.594
Saskatchewan Roughriders (6) 0.188

Team Scoring

19521951 +/-
Average Combined Score 37.81 -6.04
Average Winning Score 29.25 +2.50
Average Losing Score 9.67 -5.17
Average Home Score 25.00 +3.71
Average Visitor Score 24.25 +2.25
Average Margin of Victory 16.25 +7.88
Average Margin of Loss 4.00 -8.50

1952 Winnipeg Blue Bombers Attendance

  • Capacity: 9,000
  • Total: 68,400
  • High: 10,000
  • Avg: 9,771 (7 out of 8 games)
  • Diff from 1951 Avg: +371
  • Low: 9,600
  • Sellouts: 7
  • % of Capacity: 108.57
  • Diff from League Avg: +7,986

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Coaches

Head Coach

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Stadium

  • 1952 home stadium: Winnipeg Stadium
  • Capacity: 19,660
  • Playing surface: Natural Grass
  • Previous stadium change: 1955 – Expansion

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Regular Season Scoring Summary by Quarter

211 (13.2)
1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final
HVT HVT HVT HVT H (PPG)V (PPG)T (PPG)
Winnipeg 415091 6348111 443579 5261113 200 (25.0)194 (24.3)394 (24.6)
Opponent 7714 303262 203050 483785 106 (13.3)105 (13.1)

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 5 (2-2-1) 3 (3-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 5 (5-0-0) 2 (1-1-0) 1 (1-0-0) 10 (7-2-1) 5 (4-1-0) 1 (1-0-0)
After 2nd 7 (5-2-0) 0 (0-0-0) 1 (0-0-1) 6 (6-0-0) 2 (1-1-0) 0 (0-0-0) 13 (11-2-0) 2 (1-1-0) 1 (0-0-1)
After 3rd 6 (4-2-0) 0 (0-0-0) 2 (1-0-1) 5 (5-0-0) 1 (1-0-0) 2 (1-1-0) 11 (9-2-0) 1 (1-0-0) 4 (2-1-1)
After 4th 5 (5-0-0) 1 (0-0-1) 2 (0-2-0) 7 (7-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 1 (0-1-0) 12 (12-0-0) 1 (0-0-1) 3 (0-3-0)

Winnipeg Blue Bombers 1952 All-Star Selections

9 All-Division Selections
First Team
Coach George Trafton
QB Jack Jacobs*
HB Tom Casey*
FW Robert “Bud” Korchak
G Jim McPherson
T Robert “Buddy” Tinsley, Jr.
T Dick Huffman
Second Team
HB Ralph McAllister
G Dean “Dino” Bandiera

* – indicates unanimous selection

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Week Date/Time (EDT Result Attendance
1
Sat. Aug. 23
CGY 12 @ WPG 8 L 10,000
1
Mon. Aug. 25
EDM 14 @ WPG 14 T 10,000
2
Fri. Aug. 29
SSK 9 @ WPG 27 W 10,000
2
Mon. Sept. 1
WPG 16 @ SSK 8 W 13,795
3
Sat. Sept. 6
WPG 21 @ EDM 18 W 14,000
3
Mon. Sept. 8
WPG 7 @ CGY 6 W 14,000
4
Sat. Sept. 13
EDM 11 @ WPG 9 L 9,600
5
Sat. Sept. 20
WPG 18 @ SSK 7 W 11,000
5
Mon. Sept. 22
SSK 6 @ WPG 35 W 9,600
6
Sat. Sept. 27
EDM 18 @ WPG 40 W 9,600
6
Mon. Sept. 29
CGY 28 @ WPG 39 W 9,600
7
Sat. Oct. 4
WPG 41 @ CGY 30 W 12,000
7
Mon. Oct. 6
WPG 12 @ EDM 18 L 15,000
8
Sat. Oct. 11
SSK 7 @ WPG 28 W  
8
Mon. Oct. 13
WPG 37 @ SSK 1 W 11,500
9
Sat. Oct. 18
WPG 42 @ CGY 18 W  
P2
Sat. Nov. 1
WPG 28 @ EDM 12 W 16,000
P2
Sat. Nov. 8
EDM 18 @ WPG 12 L 9,600
P2
Tue. Nov. 11
EDM 22 @ WPG 11 L 9,600