The Winnipeg Blue Bombers’ 1991 Season

Season Summary

Winnipeg Blue Bombers 1991 Full Schedule/Results

Team Roster and Stats

Winnipeg Blue Bombers 1991 Record
GP W L T PTS PF PA Streak L6
Pre-season 2 2 0 0 4 74 47 W2 2-0-0
Regular Season 18 9 9 0 18 516 499 L2 2-4-0
    Home 9 7 2 0 14 305 202 L1 5-1-0
    Visitor 9 2 7 0 4 211 297 L5 1-5-0
   Divisional opponent 10 6 4 0 12 298 240 L1 4-2-0
   Non-divisional opponent 8 3 5 0 6 218 259 L3 2-4-0

Full 1991 League Standings

Winnipeg Blue Bombers 1991 Opponent Appearances

Opponent Opp. Win %
Divisional 0.422 5-0-0 (5) 1-4-0 (5)
Non-Divisional 0.556 2-2-0 (4) 1-3-0 (4)
Hamilton Tiger-Cats (3) 0.167
Ottawa Rough Riders (4) 0.389
Toronto Argonauts (3) 0.722
BC Lions (2) 0.611
Calgary Stampeders (2) 0.611
Edmonton Eskimos (2) 0.667
Saskatchewan Roughriders (2) 0.333

Coaches

Head Coaches

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Assistant Coaches
  • John Payne – Offensive line
  • Dave Ritchie – Linebackers
  • Larry Kentera – Linebackers
  • Urban Bowman – Defensive line, Special teams
  • Pal Sartori – Assistant Head Coach
  • Scot Maynard – Assistant

1991 Winnipeg Blue Bombers Attendance

  • Capacity: 32,648
  • Total: 249,817
  • High: 32,675
  • Avg: 27,757 (9 out of 9 games)
  • Diff from 1990 Avg: +605
  • Low: 24,240
  • Sellouts: 1
  • % of Capacity: 85.02
  • Diff from League Avg: -48

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Team Scoring

19911990 +/-
Average Combined Score 56.39 8.06 +
Average Winning Score 36.22 5.14 +
Average Losing Score 21.11 4.61 +
Average Home Score 33.89 4.33 +
Average Visitor Score 23.44 0.56 +
Average Margin of Victory 15.89 3.72 +
Average Margin of Loss 14.00 2.00 +

Stadium

  • 1991 home stadium: Winnipeg Stadium
  • Capacity: 32,648
  • Playing surface: Fixed Artificial Turf (AstroTurf-like)
  • Previous stadium change: 1991 – Reduction

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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 7854132 6637103 8635121 6085145 305 (33.9)211 (23.4)516 (28.7)
Opponent 295382 5496150 3692128 7356129 297 (33.0)202 (22.4)499 (27.7)

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

Winnipeg Blue Bombers 1991 Stars of the Week

Offensive Star

  • 1 – Tom Burgess
  • Defensive Star

    • 1 – Greg Battle
    • 1 – Less Browne

Lineman Star

  • 1 – Jerome Rinehart
  • 1 – Mike Gray
  • 1 – Chris Walby

Winnipeg Blue Bombers 1991 Player Awards and Nominations

1991 Most Outstanding
  • Player — Robert Mimbs (Division Finalist)
  • Defensive Player — Greg Battle (Winner)
  • Offensive Lineman — Chris Walby (Division Finalist)
  • Canadian Player — Rick House (Team Nominee)
  • Rookie — Elfrid Payton (Team Nominee)

Winnipeg Blue Bombers 1991 Draft Picks

Round–Pick
(Overall)
[Via]Player (Position)College/Program
2–8 (16) Guy Battaglini (FB) Ottawa
3–8 (24) Steve Grant (DE) Simon Fraser
4–8 (32) Brendan Rogers (LB) Eastern Washington
6–8 (48) Troy Westwood (K) Augustana
7–8 (56) Jayson Dzikowicz (DB) Manitoba
8–8 (64) Pass

Winnipeg Blue Bombers 1991 All-Star Selections

4 All-Canadian Selections
RB Robert Mimbs
T Chris Walby
MLB Greg Battle
CB Less Browne
5 All-Division Selections
RB Robert Mimbs*
SB Rob Crifo
T Chris Walby
MLB Greg Battle
CB Less Browne

* – indicates unanimous selection

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Week Game Details (EDT
A 2
Wed. June 26
7:30 PM
WPG 29 @ TOR 15 W 31,196
B 8
Wed. July 3
8:30 PM
OTT 32 @ WPG 45 W 33,421
1 13
Sat. July 13
7:30 PM
WPG 23 @ HAM 9 W 13,945 TSN
2 17
Fri. July 19
8:30 PM
BC 26 @ WPG 23 OT L 26,862 TSN
3 19
Thu. July 25
7:30 PM
WPG 16 @ TOR 30 L 37,486 CBC
4 25
Fri. Aug. 2
7:30 PM
OTT 19 @ WPG 26 W 24,743
5 26
Thu. Aug. 8
7:30 PM
WPG 31 @ OTT 41 L 23,414 CBC
6 33
Fri. Aug. 16
8:30 PM
HAM 24 @ WPG 25 W 25,985 TSN
7 36
Thu. Aug. 22
9:30 PM
WPG 39 @ CGY 26 W 27,011 CBC
8 39
Tue. Aug. 27
8:30 PM
CGY 15 @ WPG 28 W 29,102
9 42
Sun. Sept. 1
3:30 PM
WPG 23 @ SSK 56 L 30,314 TSN
10 49
Sun. Sept. 8
3:30 PM
SSK 41 @ WPG 49 OT W 28,323
11 51
Sat. Sept. 14
10:30 PM
WPG 23 @ BC 36 L 41,285 TSN
12 56
Sun. Sept. 22
3:00 PM
OTT 8 @ WPG 40 W 32,675
13 58
Fri. Sept. 27
9:30 PM
WPG 15 @ EDM 31 L 30,212
14 63
Sat. Oct. 5
7:30 PM
WPG 21 @ TOR 22 L 32,194
15 66
Fri. Oct. 11
8:30 PM
TOR 27 @ WPG 28 W 30,760 TSN
16 70
Sat. Oct. 19
3:00 PM
HAM 14 @ WPG 68 W 27,127 CBC
17 74
Sat. Oct. 26
1:30 PM
WPG 20 @ OTT 46 L 23,060
18 80
Sun. Nov. 3
3:00 PM
EDM 28 @ WPG 18 L 24,240
P1 82
Sun. Nov. 10
1:30 PM
OTT 8 @ WPG 26 W 22,799 CBC
P2 84
Sun. Nov. 17
1:30 PM
WPG 3 @ TOR 42 L 50,380 CBC