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1960 Winnipeg Blue Bombers Game-by-Game Results

Canadian Football League (CFL)
Team Record: 14-2 28
Finishing 1st in the CFL's Western Interprovincial Football Union
Postseason: 1-2 Lost Final
Coach: Bud Grant (14-2)
Location: Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
1960 Winnipeg Blue Bombers Statistics
1960 Winnipeg Blue Bombers Roster

The Winnipeg Blue Bombers of the Canadian Football League ended the 1960 season with a record of 14 wins and 2 losses for 28 points, finishing first in the CFL's Western Interprovincial Football Union. The team compiled a postseason mark of 1-2.

Winnipeg lit up the scoreboard for 453 points, while the stingy defense gave up 239. Leo Lewis rushed for a team-high 923 yards for the Blue Bombers, while Charlie Shepard and Gerry James also contributed to the rushing attack.

Kenny Ploen passed for 1,693 yards. Ernie Pitts led the receiving corps, catching 42 balls for 659 yards.

Norm Rauhaus picked off 6 opponent throws.

Bud Grant coached the team. The 1960 Winnipeg Blue Bombers lost in the Final.

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Regular Season Points For: 453
Regular Season Points Against: 239

Date Game Res Home Road Record
August 11, 1960 Winnipeg Blue Bombers 35 at BC Lions 21 W 0-0-0 1-0-0 1-0-0
August 15, 1960 Winnipeg Blue Bombers 38 at Calgary Stampeders 23 W 0-0-0 2-0-0 2-0-0
August 18, 1960 Calgary Stampeders 7 at Winnipeg Blue Bombers 50 W 1-0-0 2-0-0 3-0-0
August 25, 1960 Edmonton Eskimos 14 at Winnipeg Blue Bombers 18 W 2-0-0 2-0-0 4-0-0
August 27, 1960 Winnipeg Blue Bombers 27 at Saskatchewan Roughriders 0 W 2-0-0 3-0-0 5-0-0
September 1, 1960 BC Lions 14 at Winnipeg Blue Bombers 19 W 3-0-0 3-0-0 6-0-0
September 3, 1960 Winnipeg Blue Bombers 15 at Edmonton Eskimos 14 W 3-0-0 4-0-0 7-0-0
September 12, 1960 Saskatchewan Roughriders 11 at Winnipeg Blue Bombers 38 W 4-0-0 4-0-0 8-0-0
September 17, 1960 Winnipeg Blue Bombers 26 at BC Lions 14 W 4-0-0 5-0-0 9-0-0
September 19, 1960 Winnipeg Blue Bombers 19 at Calgary Stampeders 17 W 4-0-0 6-0-0 10-0-0
September 26, 1960 Edmonton Eskimos 15 at Winnipeg Blue Bombers 2 L 4-1-0 6-0-0 10-1-0
October 1, 1960 Calgary Stampeders 21 at Winnipeg Blue Bombers 31 W 5-1-0 6-0-0 11-1-0
October 10, 1960 Winnipeg Blue Bombers 48 at Saskatchewan Roughriders 7 W 5-1-0 7-0-0 12-1-0
October 13, 1960 BC Lions 21 at Winnipeg Blue Bombers 49 W 6-1-0 7-0-0 13-1-0
October 17, 1960 Winnipeg Blue Bombers 21 at Edmonton Eskimos 17 W 6-1-0 8-0-0 14-1-0
October 24, 1960 Saskatchewan Roughriders 23 at Winnipeg Blue Bombers 17 L 6-2-0 8-0-0 14-2-0
November 12, 1960 Winnipeg Blue Bombers 22 at Edmonton Eskimos 16 W 0-0-0 1-0-0 1-0-0 Western Final Game 1
November 14, 1960 Edmonton Eskimos 10 at Winnipeg Blue Bombers 5 L 0-1-0 1-0-0 1-1-0 Western Final Game 2
November 19, 1960 Edmonton Eskimos 4 at Winnipeg Blue Bombers 2 L 0-2-0 1-0-0 1-2-0 Western Final Game 3


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