Blue Bombers add two to roster

WINNIPEG, MB., – The Winnipeg Blue Bombers announce today the club has signed international linebackers Dale Warren and Chinedu Oparaku. Warren (6’0, 225, Chattanooga, October 8, 1995 in Covington, GA.) played four seasons for the Chattanooga Mocs, tallying 151 total tackles, 26 tackles for a loss, three forced fumbles and seven sacks in 43 games […]

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Blue Bombers add two to roster

WINNIPEG, MB., – The Winnipeg Blue Bombers announce today the club has signed international running back Jalen Simmons and international defensive back Mykkele Thompson. Simmons (5’8, 205, South Carolina State, April 1, 1992 in Charlotte, NC.) played 44 games for the South Carolina State Bulldogs, rushing for 2,618 yards and 17 touchdowns on 554 carries. […]

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Blue Bombers re-sign national safety Jeff Hecht

WINNIPEG, MB., – The Winnipeg Blue Bombers announce today the club has re-signed national defensive back Jeff Hecht to a one-year contract. Hecht (5’9, 205, Saint Mary’s University, September 24, 1985 in Edmonton, AB.) played 14 games for Winnipeg last season after joining the club in July. He recorded eight defensive tackles, seven special teams […]

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Matthias Goossen announces retirement

WINNIPEG, MB., – Winnipeg Blue Bombers centre Matthias Goossen has informed the team he has decided to retire from professional football. Statement from Matthias Goossen: “After much prayer and consideration, I have decided to end my football career. Firstly, I want to thank my family, and especially my wife, for being a constant source of support over […]

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Blue Bombers add quarterback and receiver

WINNIPEG, MB., January 30, 2019 – The Winnipeg Blue Bombers today announce the club has signed international quarterback Bryan Schor and international receiver Garrett Johnson. Schor (6’2, 215, James Madison University, March 24, 1995 in Milford, Pennsylvania) played four seasons for the James Madison Dukes, completing 559 passes for 7,078 yards and 62 touchdowns. During […]

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Blue Bombers re-sign Shayne Gauthier

WINNIPEG, MB., – The Winnipeg Blue Bombers today announce the club has re-signed national linebacker Shayne Gauthier to a two-year deal. Gauthier was a pending free agent next month. Gauthier has spent the past three seasons with Winnipeg after being selected in the fourth round, 28th overall by Winnipeg in the 2016 CFL Draft. He […]

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Dayna Spiring Appointed WFC Board Chair

WINNIPEG, MB., – The Winnipeg Football Club today announced that Dayna Spiring has been appointed Chair of the Winnipeg Football Club Board of Directors, effective January 1, 2019. Spiring’s predecessor, Jeff Martin, will continue on with the Board as Past Chair. With her new role, Spiring becomes the first woman in WFC history to be […]

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Winnipeg Blue Bombers release cornerback Chris Randle

WINNIPEG, MB., – The Winnipeg Blue Bombers today announce the club has released international cornerback Chris Randle. Statement from Winnipeg Blue Bombers General Manager Kyle Walters: “Roster decisions like these are never easy to make. Some are harder than others, and this certainly was a tough one. Chris has been the definition of a consummate […]

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