The Winnipeg Blue Bombers’ 1990 Season

Season Summary

Winnipeg Blue Bombers 1990 Full Schedule/Results

Team Roster and Stats

Winnipeg Blue Bombers 1990 Record
GP W L T PTS PF PA Streak L6
Pre-season 2 0 2 0 0 30 65 L2 0-2-0
Regular Season 18 12 6 0 24 472 398 W1 4-2-0
    Home 9 8 1 0 16 266 164 W1 5-1-0
    Visitor 9 4 5 0 8 206 234 L1 3-3-0
   Divisional opponent 10 7 3 0 14 247 198 W1 4-2-0
   Non-divisional opponent 8 5 3 0 10 225 200 W2 4-2-0

Full 1990 League Standings

Winnipeg Blue Bombers 1990 Opponent Appearances

Opponent Opp. Win %
Divisional 0.439 4-1-0 (5) 3-2-0 (5)
Non-Divisional 0.514 4-0-0 (4) 1-3-0 (4)
Hamilton Tiger-Cats (3) 0.333
Ottawa Rough Riders (3) 0.389
Toronto Argonauts (4) 0.556
BC Lions (2) 0.361
Calgary Stampeders (2) 0.639
Edmonton Eskimos (2) 0.556
Saskatchewan Roughriders (2) 0.500

Coaches

Head Coach

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Assistant Coaches
  • Bob Baker – Receivers
  • Jim Gilstrap – Offensive line
  • Ron Simonson – Receivers
  • Bob Padilla – Linebackers
  • Eugene Gaines – Defensive secondary
  • Dave Ritchie – Special teams

1990 Winnipeg Blue Bombers Attendance

  • Capacity: 32,946
  • Total: 244,370
  • High: 32,177
  • Avg: 27,152 (9 out of 9 games)
  • Diff from 1989 Avg: +3,420
  • Low: 23,805
  • Sellouts: 0
  • % of Capacity: 82.41
  • Diff from League Avg: +242

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Team Scoring

19901989 +/-
Average Combined Score 48.33 0.00
Average Winning Score 31.08 2.92 -
Average Losing Score 16.50 1.05 +
Average Home Score 29.56 3.89 +
Average Visitor Score 22.89 3.22 +
Average Margin of Victory 12.17 1.02 +
Average Margin of Loss 12.00 0.00

Stadium

  • 1990 home stadium: Winnipeg Stadium
  • Capacity: 32,946
  • Playing surface: Fixed Artificial Turf (AstroTurf-like)
  • Previous stadium change: 1988 – Artificial turf

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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 9344137 6446110 384684 6863131 266 (29.6)206 (22.9)472 (26.2)
Opponent 205070 1988107 6850118 5644100 234 (26.0)164 (18.2)398 (22.1)

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 6 (5-1-0) 1 (1-0-0) 2 (2-0-0) 3 (2-1-0) 1 (0-1-0) 5 (2-3-0) 9 (7-2-0) 2 (1-1-0) 7 (4-3-0)
After 2nd 9 (8-1-0) 0 (0-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 4 (3-1-0) 0 (0-0-0) 5 (1-4-0) 13 (11-2-0) 0 (0-0-0) 5 (1-4-0)
After 3rd 7 (6-1-0) 0 (0-0-0) 2 (2-0-0) 3 (3-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 6 (1-5-0) 10 (9-1-0) 0 (0-0-0) 8 (3-5-0)
After 4th 7 (7-0-0) 1 (1-0-0) 1 (0-1-0) 3 (3-0-0) 1 (1-0-0) 5 (0-5-0) 10 (10-0-0) 2 (2-0-0) 6 (0-6-0)
After OT1 1 (1-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 1 (1-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 2 (2-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 0 (0-0-0)

Winnipeg Blue Bombers 1990 Stars of the Week

Offensive Star

  • 1 – Tom Burgess

Defensive Star

  • 2 – Less Browne
  • 2 – Rod Hill
  • 1 – Tyrone Jones
  • 1 – Greg Battle

Lineman Star

  • 2 – Chris Walby
  • 1 – Mike Gray
  • 1 – Tyrone Jones

Winnipeg Blue Bombers 1990 Player Awards and Nominations

1990 Most Outstanding
  • Player — Robert Mimbs (Team Nominee)
  • Defensive Player — Greg Battle (Winner)
  • Offensive Lineman — Chris Walby (Division Finalist)
  • Canadian Player — Rick House (Team Nominee)
  • Rookie — David Bovell (Team Nominee)

Winnipeg Blue Bombers 1990 Draft Picks

Round–Pick
(Overall)
[Via]Player (Position)College/Program
2–3 (11) David Bovell (CB) Colgate
3–3 (19) Allan Boyko (WR) Western Michigan
5–3 (35) Dave Vandersloot (OG) Henderson State
6–3 (43) Steve Zatylny (WR) Bishop's
7–3 (51) Lorne McCasin (DE) North Dakota
8–3 (59) Ray Wiens (OL) Saskatchewan

Winnipeg Blue Bombers 1990 All-Star Selections

6 All-Canadian Selections
RB Robert Mimbs
T Chris Walby
OLB Greg Battle
CB Less Browne
CB Rod Hill
P Bob Cameron
11 All-Division Selections
QB Tom Burgess
RB Robert Mimbs
FB Warren Hudson
SB Rick House
C Lyle Bauer
T Chris Walby
OLB Tyrone Jones
OLB Greg Battle
CB Less Browne
CB Rod Hill
P Bob Cameron*

* – indicates unanimous selection

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Week Game Details (EDT
A 2
Wed. June 27
9:30 PM
WPG 10 @ CGY 29 L 22,237
B 7
Tue. July 3
8:30 PM
BC 36 @ WPG 20 L 32,111
1 10
Thu. July 12
7:30 PM
WPG 31 @ OTT 26 OT W 22,911 TSN
2 17
Fri. July 20
8:30 PM
TOR 17 @ WPG 34 W 25,691 CFN
3 20
Fri. July 27
10:30 PM
WPG 23 @ BC 24 L 34,622 CFN
4 22
Thu. Aug. 2
8:30 PM
EDM 20 @ WPG 23 W 24,320 CBC
5 27
Wed. Aug. 8
8:30 PM
BC 14 @ WPG 28 W 25,592 TSN
6 32
Wed. Aug. 15
7:30 PM
WPG 10 @ HAM 20 L 14,887 TSN
7 36
Wed. Aug. 22
7:30 PM
WPG 27 @ TOR 23 W 30,429 CFN
8 41
Tue. Aug. 28
8:30 PM
CGY 37 @ WPG 39 OT W 28,480
9 43
Sun. Sept. 2
3:30 PM
WPG 11 @ SSK 55 L 31,121 TSN
10 49
Sun. Sept. 9
2:00 PM
HAM 18 @ WPG 29 W 23,805 CBC
11 51
Fri. Sept. 14
9:30 PM
WPG 17 @ CGY 18 L 22,588 TSN
12 57
Sun. Sept. 23
2:00 PM
SSK 7 @ WPG 36 W 32,177 CBC
13 58
Fri. Sept. 28
9:30 PM
WPG 48 @ EDM 25 W 28,950 CFN
14 62
Fri. Oct. 5
8:30 PM
TOR 9 @ WPG 25 W 30,454 CFN
15 66
Sat. Oct. 13
7:30 PM
WPG 21 @ TOR 16 W 33,269 CFN
16 72
Sun. Oct. 21
2:00 PM
OTT 27 @ WPG 20 L 27,323
17 75
Sun. Oct. 28
1:30 PM
WPG 18 @ OTT 27 L 18,216 TSN
18 80
Sun. Nov. 4
2:00 PM
HAM 15 @ WPG 32 W 26,528 CBC
P2 84
Sun. Nov. 18
12:00 PM
TOR 17 @ WPG 20 W 29,192 CFN
GC 86
Sun. Nov. 25
6:00 PM
WPG 50 vs EDM 11 W 46,969 CFN, CBC