2006 Winnipeg Blue Bombers season

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2006 Winnipeg Blue Bombers season
Head coach Doug Berry
Home field Canad Inns Stadium
Results
Record9–9
Division place3rd, East
Playoff finishLost East Semi-Final
Uniform
CFL WPG Jersey 2006.png

The 2006 Winnipeg Blue Bombers finished with a 9–9 record and made the playoffs for the first time since 2003. Due to the suspension of the Ottawa Renegades just prior to the 2006 season, the Blue Bombers switched to the East Division. The team attempted to win their 11th Grey Cup championship, but they lost in the East Semi-Final versus the Toronto Argonauts.

Contents

Offseason

CFL Draft

RoundPickPlayerPositionSchool/Club Team

Regular season

Season standings

East Division
TeamGPWLTPFPAPts
Montreal Alouettes 18108045143120 Details
Toronto Argonauts 18108035934320 Details
Winnipeg Blue Bombers 1899036240818 Details
Hamilton Tiger-Cats 1841402924958 Details

Season schedule

WeekDateOpponentScoreResultAttendanceRecord
1June 16at Montreal Alouettes 27–17Loss20,2020–1
2June 23vs. Toronto Argonauts 16–9Win26,5241–1
3July 1vs. Edmonton Eskimos 46–10Win23,5212–1
4July 8at Toronto Argonauts24–17Win26,3043–1
5July 15vs. Montreal Alouettes44–16Loss28,1313–2
6July 20at Edmonton Eskimos25–22Win37,6114–2
7July 28at Hamilton Tiger-Cats 29–0Win27,0275–2
8Aug 4vs. Hamilton Tiger-Cats26–11Loss26,5215–3
9Aug 10vs. BC Lions 32–5Loss25,0335–4
10Bye5–4
11Aug 25vs. Toronto Argonauts18–15Loss25,0145–5
12Sept 3at Saskatchewan Roughriders 39–12Loss30,9005–6
13Sept 10vs. Saskatchewan Roughriders27–23Win30,0266–6
14Sept 15at Calgary Stampeders 43–9Loss26,8436–7
15Sept 24at Montreal Alouettes17–14Win20,2027–7
16Sept 29vs. Montreal Alouettes23–20Loss28,0287–8
17Bye7–8
18Oct 15at Hamilton Tiger-Cats29–22Win24,9558–8
19Oct 21vs. Calgary Stampeders28–13Win30,0929–8
20Oct 28at BC Lions26–16Loss33,7449–9

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Playoffs

East Semi-Final

Date and time: Sunday, November 5, 12:00 PM Central Standard Time
Venue: Rogers Centre, Toronto, Ontario

TeamQ1Q2Q3Q4Total
Winnipeg Blue Bombers 3314727
Toronto Argonauts 6801731

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References

  1. "CFL.ca – Official Site of the Canadian Football League". Archived from the original on 2009-09-05. Retrieved 2009-08-26.