The Winnipeg Blue Bombers 1962 Season

Season Summary

Team Roster and Stats

Winnipeg Blue Bombers 1962 Record
GP W L T PTS PF PA Streak L6
Pre-season 3 2 1 0 4 32 81 W1 2-1-0
Regular Season 16 11 5 0 22 385 291 L1 3-3-0
    Home 8 4 4 0 8 159 130 L3 3-3-0
    Visitor 8 7 1 0 14 226 161 W3 5-1-0
   Divisional opponent 12 7 5 0 14 274 217 L1 3-3-0
   Non-divisional opponent 4 4 0 0 8 111 74 W4 4-0-0

Full 1962 League Standings

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 3 (1-2-0) 0 (0-0-0) 5 (3-2-0) 5 (5-0-0) 2 (2-0-0) 1 (0-1-0) 8 (6-2-0) 2 (2-0-0) 6 (3-3-0)
After 2nd 7 (4-3-0) 0 (0-0-0) 1 (0-1-0) 5 (5-0-0) 1 (1-0-0) 2 (1-1-0) 12 (9-3-0) 1 (1-0-0) 3 (1-2-0)
After 3rd 5 (4-1-0) 0 (0-0-0) 3 (0-3-0) 4 (4-0-0) 1 (1-0-0) 3 (2-1-0) 9 (8-1-0) 1 (1-0-0) 6 (2-4-0)
After 4th 4 (4-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 4 (0-4-0) 7 (7-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 1 (0-1-0) 11 (11-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 5 (0-5-0)
Week Date/Time (EDT Result Attendance TV
A
Mon. July 23
OTT 14 @ WPG 15 W 13,125  
B
Thu. July 26
WPG 0 @ MTL 53 L 18,000  
D
Wed. Aug. 1
WPG 17 @ TOR 14 W 23,004  
1
Thu. Aug. 9
EDM 20 @ WPG 16 L 16,832  
2
Mon. Aug. 13
WPG 45 @ CGY 27 W 14,000  
3
Thu. Aug. 23
TOR 13 @ WPG 33 W 16,700  
4
Thu. Aug. 30
CGY 1 @ WPG 26 W 16,059  
5
Mon. Sept. 3
WPG 30 @ SSK 7 W 16,663  
6
Fri. Sept. 7
WPG 31 @ OTT 28 W 21,050  
7
Mon. Sept. 10
WPG 16 @ HAM 10 W 26,363  
8
Mon. Sept. 17
SSK 18 @ WPG 20 W 16,213  
9
Mon. Sept. 24
WPG 22 @ BC 27 L 20,143  
9
Thu. Sept. 27
MTL 23 @ WPG 31 W 16,528  
10
Sat. Oct. 6
BC 18 @ WPG 6 L 16,060  
11
Sat. Oct. 13
CGY 19 @ WPG 15 L 15,800  
12
Sat. Oct. 20
WPG 30 @ EDM 20 W 14,000  
13
Mon. Oct. 22
WPG 17 @ SSK 8 W 10,339  
13
Sat. Oct. 27
WPG 35 @ BC 34 W 25,419  
14
Sat. Nov. 3
EDM 18 @ WPG 12 L 12,500  
P2
Sat. Nov. 17
WPG 14 @ CGY 20 L 17,230  
P2
Wed. Nov. 21
CGY 11 @ WPG 19 W 12,500  
P2
Sat. Nov. 24 3:30 PM
CGY 7 @ WPG 12 W 19,175  
GC
Sat. Dec. 1 1:00 PM
WPG 28 vs HAM 27 W 32,655 R/C, CTV, CBC

Winnipeg Blue Bombers 1962 Opponent Appearances

Opponent Opp. Win %
Divisional 0.492 2-4-0 (6) 5-1-0 (6)
Non-Divisional 0.455 2-0-0 (2) 2-0-0 (2)
BC Lions (3) 0.438
Calgary Stampeders (3) 0.594
Edmonton Eskimos (3) 0.406
Saskatchewan Roughriders (3) 0.531
Hamilton Tiger-Cats (1) 0.679
Montreal Alouettes (1) 0.393
Ottawa Rough Riders (1) 0.464
Toronto Argonauts (1) 0.286

Team Scoring

19621961 +/-
Average Combined Score 42.25 +4.06
Average Winning Score 28.55 +4.08
Average Losing Score 14.20 +0.20
Average Home Score 19.88 -5.38
Average Visitor Score 28.25 +8.50
Average Margin of Victory 11.36 -0.25
Average Margin of Loss 6.20 -7.80

Regular Season Scoring Summary by Quarter

1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final
HVT HVT HVT HVT H (PPG)V (PPG)T (PPG)
Winnipeg 313566 9147138 144963 2395118 159 (19.9)226 (28.3)385 (24.1)
Opponent 362056 254368 295281 404686 161 (20.1)130 (16.3)291 (18.2)

Coaches

Head Coach

Winnipeg Blue Bombers 1962 Player Awards and Nominations

1962 Most Outstanding
  • Player — Leo Lewis, Jr. (Team Nominee)
  • Lineman — Dave Burkholder (Team Nominee)
  • Canadian Player — Roger Savoie (Team Nominee)

Winnipeg Blue Bombers 1962 All-Star Selections

4 All-Canadian Selections
HB Leo Lewis, Jr.
T Frank Rigney
DE Herb Gray
CLB Gordie Rowland
7 All-Division Selections
HB Leo Lewis, Jr.
G Sherwyn Thorson
T Frank Rigney
DT Roger Savoie
DE Herb Gray
CLB Gordie Rowland
DHB Dick Thornton

* – indicates unanimous selection

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Winnipeg Blue Bombers 1962 Draft Picks

Round–Pick
(Overall)
[Via]Player (Position)College/Program
No draft picks for 1962 in database.

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