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1979 Winnipeg Blue Bombers season
Head Coach Ray Jauch
Home Field Winnipeg Stadium
Results
Record 4–12
Place 4th, West
Playoff Finish did not qualify
Timeline
Previous season Next season
1978 1980

The 1979 Winnipeg Blue Bombers finished in 4th place in the West division with a 4–12 record and failed to make the playoffs.

OffseasonEdit

CFL DraftEdit

Rd Pick Player Position School

PreseasonEdit

Week Date Opponent Score Result Record
A June 10 vs. Calgary Stampeders 35–13 Loss 0–1
B June 18 at Ottawa Rough Riders 13–12 Loss 0–2
C June 26 at BC Lions 12–6 Loss 0–3
D July 4 vs. Saskatchewan Roughriders 16–10 Win 1–3

Regular seasonEdit

StandingsEdit

Western Football Conference
Team GP W L T PF PA Pts
Edmonton Eskimos 16 12 2 2 495 219 26
Calgary Stampeders 16 12 4 0 382 278 24
BC Lions 16 9 6 1 328 333 19
Winnipeg Blue Bombers 16 4 12 0 283 340 8
Saskatchewan Roughriders 16 2 14 0 194 437 4

ScheduleEdit

Week Date Opponent Score Result Record
1 July 10 vs. Edmonton Eskimos 28–10 Loss 0–1
2 July 18 at Calgary Stampeders 35–7 Loss 0–2
3 July 24 vs. BC Lions 19–18 Loss 0–3
4 Aug 7 at Montreal Alouettes 25–10 Loss 0–4
5 Aug 14 vs. Hamilton Tiger-Cats 27–21 Win 1–4
6 Aug 21 at Edmonton Eskimos 41–13 Loss 1–5
7 Aug 28 vs. Saskatchewan Roughriders 30–1 Win 2–5
8 Sept 3 at Saskatchewan Roughriders 28–11 Win 3–5
9 Sept 9 vs. BC Lions 17–15 Loss 3–6
10 Sept 15 vs. Ottawa Rough Riders 22–19 Loss 3–7
11 Sept 23 at Calgary Stampeders 28–23 Loss 3–8
12 Sept 29 at BC Lions 22–21 Loss 3–9
13 Oct 8 vs. Calgary Stampeders 18–13 Loss 3–10
14 Oct 13 at Toronto Argonauts 19–15 Loss 3–11
15 Oct 21 vs. Saskatchewan Roughriders 23–14 Win 4–11
16 Oct 28 at Edmonton Eskimos 19–11 Loss 4–12

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Awards and honorsEdit

CFL All-StarsEdit

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