1986 Winnipeg Blue Bombers season

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1986 Winnipeg Blue Bombers season
Head coach Cal Murphy
Home field Winnipeg Stadium
Division place3rd, West
Playoff finishLost West Semi-Final

The 1986 Winnipeg Blue Bombers finished in 3rd place in the West Division with an 11–7 record. They played in the West Semi-Final but lost to the BC Lions.



CFL Draft



AJune 7vs. Montreal Alouettes †35–10Win1–0
BJune 9vs. Edmonton Eskimos22–7Win2–0
CJune 13at Calgary Stampeders17–15Win3–0
DJune 21at BC Lions28–18Win4–0

† June 7, 1986, game against Montreal was played at Canada Games Stadium in Saint John, New Brunswick.

Regular season


West Division
Edmonton Eskimos 18134154036527
BC Lions 18126044141024
Winnipeg Blue Bombers 18117054538722
Calgary Stampeders 18117048438022
Saskatchewan Roughriders 18611138251713


1June 26at BC Lions28–17Loss0–1
2July 5vs. Saskatchewan Roughriders56–0Win1–1
3July 12at Hamilton Tiger-Cats28–11Loss1–2
4July 24vs. Calgary Stampeders25–20Win2–2
5Aug 1at Montreal Alouettes37–10Win3–2
6Aug 7vs. Hamilton Tiger-Cats36–30Win4–2
7Aug 15at Edmonton Eskimos33–5Loss4–3
8Aug 22vs. Ottawa Rough Riders46–14Win5–3
9Aug 31at Saskatchewan Roughriders34–30Loss5–4
10Sept 5vs. Saskatchewan Roughriders38–14Win6–4
11Sept 11at Calgary Stampeders38–27Loss6–5
12Sept 18vs. Montreal Alouettes39–14Win7–5
13Sept 28at Toronto Argonauts26–16Win8–5
14Oct 5vs. Toronto Argonauts48–20Win9–5
15Oct 13at Ottawa Rough Riders18–16Win10–5
16Oct 25vs. Edmonton Eskimos42–20Win11–5
17Nov 2vs. BC Lions26–20Loss11–6
18Nov 8at BC Lions36–24Loss11–7


West Semi-Final

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BC Lions 11100021


1986 CFL All-Stars

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