The Winnipeg Blue Bombers’ 1999 Season

Season Summary

  • Finished 4th in the East Division

Winnipeg Blue Bombers 1999 Full Schedule/Results

Team Roster and Stats

Winnipeg Blue Bombers 1999 Record
GP W L T PTS PF PA Streak L6
Pre-season 2 0 2 0 0 36 47 L2 0-2-0
Regular Season 18 6 12 0 12 362 601 L1 3-3-0
    Home 9 4 5 0 8 199 281 W2 3-3-0
    Visitor 9 2 7 0 4 163 320 L2 1-5-0
   Divisional opponent 10 3 7 0 6 194 363 L1 2-4-0
   Non-divisional opponent 8 3 5 0 6 168 238 W2 2-4-0

Full 1999 League Standings

Winnipeg Blue Bombers 1999 Opponent Appearances

Opponent Opp. Win %
Divisional 0.583 3-2-0 (5) 0-5-0 (5)
Non-Divisional 0.472 1-3-0 (4) 2-2-0 (4)
Hamilton Tiger-Cats (3) 0.611
Montreal Alouettes (3) 0.667
Toronto Argonauts (4) 0.500
BC Lions (2) 0.722
Calgary Stampeders (2) 0.667
Edmonton Eskimos (2) 0.333
Saskatchewan Roughriders (2) 0.167

Coaches

Head Coach

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Assistant Coaches
  • Gary Hoffman – Offensive line
  • Bill Stewart – Running backs
  • Ken Cherwinski – Offensive assistant
  • Eugene Gaines – Defensive Coordinator
  • Less Browne – Linebackers
  • Mike Gorton – Defensive line
  • Richard Adams – Special teams

1999 Winnipeg Blue Bombers Attendance

  • Capacity: 29,530
  • Total: 196,190
  • High: 29,681
  • Avg: 21,798 (9 out of 9 games)
  • Diff from 1998 Avg: +668
  • Low: 15,602
  • Sellouts: 1
  • % of Capacity: 73.82
  • Diff from League Avg: -2,066

More 1999 Attendance Numbers

Team Scoring

19991998 +/-
Average Combined Score 53.50 1.33 -
Average Winning Score 29.67 4.00 -
Average Losing Score 15.33 4.53 -
Average Home Score 22.11 1.78 -
Average Visitor Score 18.11 2.33 -
Average Margin of Victory 9.00 1.33 -
Average Margin of Loss 24.42 9.75 +

Stadium

  • 1999 home stadium: Winnipeg Stadium
  • Capacity: 29,530
  • Playing surface: Fixed Artificial Turf (AstroTurf-like)
  • Previous stadium change: 1999 – 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 333972 5249101 263965 8836124 199 (22.1)163 (18.1)362 (20.1)
Opponent 5770127 8883171 8066146 56101157 320 (35.6)281 (31.2)601 (33.4)

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 3 (2-1-0) 1 (0-1-0) 5 (2-3-0) 4 (2-2-0) 0 (0-0-0) 5 (0-5-0) 7 (4-3-0) 1 (0-1-0) 10 (2-8-0)
After 2nd 1 (0-1-0) 1 (0-1-0) 7 (4-3-0) 2 (2-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 7 (0-7-0) 3 (2-1-0) 1 (0-1-0) 14 (4-10-0)
After 3rd 1 (0-1-0) 0 (0-0-0) 8 (4-4-0) 3 (2-1-0) 0 (0-0-0) 6 (0-6-0) 4 (2-2-0) 0 (0-0-0) 14 (4-10-0)
After 4th 4 (4-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 5 (0-5-0) 2 (2-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 7 (0-7-0) 6 (6-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 12 (0-12-0)

Winnipeg Blue Bombers 1999 Stars of the Week

Offensive Star

  • 1 – Milt Stegall

Defensive Star

  • 1 – Brandon Hamilton
  • 1 – Maurice Kelly

Lineman Star

  • 1 – Joe Fleming

Special Teams Star

  • 2 – Troy Westwood

Winnipeg Blue Bombers 1999 Player Awards and Nominations

1999 Most Outstanding
  • Player — Maurice Kelly (Team Nominee)
  • Defensive Player — Maurice Kelly (Team Nominee)
  • Offensive Lineman — Chris Perez (Team Nominee)
  • Canadian Player — Wade Miller (Team Nominee)
  • Rookie — Phil Curry (Team Nominee)

Winnipeg Blue Bombers 1999 Draft Picks

Round–Pick
(Overall)
[Via]Player (Position)College/Program
3–1 (17) Jeff Pilon (OL) Syracuse
5–1 (32) Mike Abou-Mechrek (OL) Western Ontario
6–1 (40) Ryan Wilkinson (QB) Waterloo

Winnipeg Blue Bombers 1999 All-Star Selections

1 All-Canadian Selections
LB Maurice Kelly
4 All-Division Selections
SB Milt Stegall
WR Bob Gordon
LB Maurice Kelly
ST Wade Miller

* – indicates unanimous selection

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Week Game Details (EDT
A 3
Thu. June 24
8:30 PM
MTL 18 @ WPG 12 L 30,593
B 8
Thu. July 1
7:30 PM
WPG 24 @ HAM 29 L 14,354
1 10
Thu. July 8
8:30 PM
HAM 39 @ WPG 9 L 29,681 TSN
2 13
Thu. July 15
8:30 PM
TOR 27 @ WPG 47 W 18,025
3 17
Thu. July 22
7:30 PM
WPG 18 @ MTL 30 L 18,199
4 23
Thu. July 29
10:30 PM
WPG 30 @ BC 18 W 24,481 TSN
5 27
Fri. Aug. 6
7:30 PM
WPG 7 @ TOR 40 L 21,308
6 31
Fri. Aug. 13
8:30 PM
EDM 56 @ WPG 26 L 22,454 TSN
7 34
Thu. Aug. 19
9:30 PM
WPG 17 @ CGY 29 L 34,466
8 37
Thu. Aug. 26
8:30 PM
CGY 36 @ WPG 11 L 23,343
9 42
Sun. Sept. 5
5:00 PM
WPG 17 @ SSK 42 L 29,249 TSN
10 48
Sun. Sept. 12
2:00 PM
BC 20 @ WPG 16 L 19,400
11 50
Sat. Sept. 18
4:00 PM
WPG 15 @ HAM 65 L 17,157
12 53
Fri. Sept. 24
8:30 PM
SSK 18 @ WPG 24 W 18,727 TSN
13 60
Sun. Oct. 3
3:30 PM
WPG 27 @ EDM 19 W 27,211
14 62
Sun. Oct. 10
2:00 PM
HAM 43 @ WPG 16 L 21,915
15 66
Sun. Oct. 17
1:00 PM
MTL 29 @ WPG 32 W 15,602 TSN
16 69
Fri. Oct. 22
7:30 PM
WPG 22 @ TOR 32 L 23,632 TSN
17 73
Fri. Oct. 29
8:30 PM
TOR 13 @ WPG 18 W 27,043 TSN
18 80
Sun. Nov. 7
1:00 PM
WPG 10 @ MTL 45 L 19,461 CBC