The Winnipeg Blue Bombers’ 2009 Season

Season Summary

  • Finished 3rd in the East Division and lost a playoff position in the crossover

Winnipeg Blue Bombers 2009 Full Schedule/Results

Team Roster and Stats

Winnipeg Blue Bombers 2009 Record
GP W L T PTS PF PA Streak L6
Pre-season 2 1 1 0 2 59 53 L1 1-1-0
Regular Season 18 7 11 0 14 386 506 L2 3-3-0
    Home 9 4 5 0 8 204 271 L1 3-3-0
    Visitor 9 3 6 0 6 182 235 L1 2-4-0
   Divisional opponent 10 4 6 0 8 195 291 L2 3-3-0
   Non-divisional opponent 8 3 5 0 6 191 215 L1 2-4-0

Full 2009 League Standings

Winnipeg Blue Bombers 2009 Opponent Appearances

Opponent Opp. Win %
Divisional 0.533 2-3-0 (5) 2-3-0 (5)
Non-Divisional 0.528 2-2-0 (4) 1-3-0 (4)
Hamilton Tiger-Cats (3) 0.500
Montreal Alouettes (4) 0.833
Toronto Argonauts (3) 0.167
BC Lions (2) 0.444
Calgary Stampeders (2) 0.583
Edmonton Eskimos (2) 0.500
Saskatchewan Roughriders (2) 0.583

Coaches

Head Coach

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Assistant Coaches
  • Andy Cox – Running backs
  • Bob Dyce – Receivers
  • Charlie Carpenter – Offensive line
  • Rick Campbell – Defensive backs
  • Mark Nelson – Linebackers
  • Richard Harris – Defensive line
  • Donald Burrell – Defensive quality control
  • David Siddal – Special assistant to the head coach

2009 Winnipeg Blue Bombers Attendance

  • Capacity: 29,530
  • Total: 231,480
  • High: 29,553
  • Avg: 25,720 (9 out of 9 games)
  • Diff from 2008 Avg: -1,430
  • Low: 21,378
  • Sellouts: 2
  • % of Capacity: 87.10
  • Diff from League Avg: -2,743

More 2009 Attendance Numbers

Team Scoring

20092008 +/-
Average Combined Score 49.56 1.83 -
Average Winning Score 32.43 0.43 +
Average Losing Score 14.45 3.45 -
Average Home Score 22.67 5.11 -
Average Visitor Score 20.22 0.33 -
Average Margin of Victory 11.71 1.71 +
Average Margin of Loss 18.36 4.86 +

Stadium

  • 2009 home stadium: Canad Inns Stadium
  • Capacity: 29,530
  • Playing surface: Granulated Rubber Filled Artificial Turf (FieldTurf-like)
  • Previous stadium change: 2003 – Artificial turf replacement

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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 6849117 593089 445296 335184 204 (22.7)182 (20.2)386 (21.4)
Opponent 4663109 8857145 445296 9363156 235 (26.1)271 (30.1)506 (28.1)

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

Winnipeg Blue Bombers 2009 Stars of the Week

Offensive Star

  • 2 – Fred Reid
  • 1 – Adarius Bowman
  • Defensive Star

    • 1 – Siddeeq Shabazz

Canadian Star

  • 1 – Doug Brown
  • Special Teams Star

    • 3 – Jovon Johnson
    • 1 – Alexis Serna

Winnipeg Blue Bombers 2009 Player Awards and Nominations

2009 Most Outstanding
  • Player — Jovon Johnson (Team Nominee)
  • Defensive Player — Doug Brown (Team Nominee)
  • Offensive Lineman — Brendon LaBatte (Team Nominee)
  • Canadian Player — Doug Brown (Team Nominee)
  • Rookie — Jonathan Hefney (Division Finalist)

Winnipeg Blue Bombers 2009 Draft Picks

Round–Pick
(Overall)
[Via]Player (Position)College/Program
2–3 (11) Gord Hinse (OL) Alberta
3–3 (19) Mike Morris (OL) British Columbia (UBC)
4–3 (27) Adam Bestard (OL) Wilfrid Laurier
5–3 (35) Peter Quinney (FB) Wilfrid Laurier
6–5 (45) [BC] Thaine Carter (LB) Queen's

Winnipeg Blue Bombers 2009 All-Star Selections

3 All-Canadian Selections
DT Doug Brown
DHB Jonathan Hefney
CB Jovon Johnson
6 All-Division Selections
RB Fred Reid
G Brendon LaBatte
DT Doug Brown
DHB Lenny Walls
DHB Jonathan Hefney
CB Jovon Johnson

* – indicates unanimous selection

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Week Game Details (EDT
A 2
Wed. June 17
8:00 PM
HAM 22 @ WPG 32 W 27,742
B 5
Tue. June 23
7:00 PM
WPG 27 @ MTL 31 L 20,202
1 11
Thu. July 2
9:00 PM
WPG 17 @ EDM 19 L 30,650 TSN
2 14
Fri. July 10
7:30 PM
CGY 30 @ WPG 42 W 29,533 TSN
3 20
Sat. July 18
6:00 PM
WPG 13 @ HAM 25 L 24,292 TSN
4 22
Fri. July 24
7:30 PM
TOR 19 @ WPG 5 L 28,466 TSN
5 25
Sat. Aug. 1
1:00 PM
WPG 13 @ TOR 12 W 23,821 TSN
6 32
Sat. Aug. 8
9:30 PM
WPG 23 @ CGY 31 L 35,650 TSN
7 35
Sat. Aug. 15
8:00 PM
MTL 39 @ WPG 12 L 25,053 TSN, RDS
8 38
Fri. Aug. 21
10:30 PM
WPG 37 @ BC 10 W 27,983 TSN
10 42
Sun. Sept. 6
7:30 PM
WPG 14 @ SSK 29 L 30,945 TSN
11 48
Sun. Sept. 13
4:00 PM
SSK 55 @ WPG 10 L 29,553 TSN
12 51
Sun. Sept. 20
1:00 PM
WPG 14 @ MTL 33 L 20,202 TSN, RDS
13 56
Sat. Sept. 26
9:00 PM
TOR 24 @ WPG 29 W 22,446 TSN
14 57
Fri. Oct. 2
7:30 PM
EDM 17 @ WPG 27 W 21,965 TSN
15 64
Mon. Oct. 12
4:30 PM
WPG 38 @ HAM 28 W 19,562 TSN
16 68
Sun. Oct. 18
5:00 PM
BC 24 @ WPG 21 L 24,048 TSN
17 71
Sat. Oct. 24
2:30 PM
MTL 24 @ WPG 41 W 21,378 TSN, RDS
18 76
Sun. Nov. 1
1:00 PM
WPG 13 @ MTL 48 L 20,202 TSN, RDS
19 80
Sun. Nov. 8
1:00 PM
HAM 39 @ WPG 17 L 29,038 TSN