1962 Winnipeg Blue Bombers season

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1962 Winnipeg Blue Bombers season
Head coach Bud Grant
Home field Winnipeg Stadium
Results
Record 11–5
Division place 1st, West Division
Playoff finish Won 50th Grey Cup

The 1962 Winnipeg Blue Bombers finished in 1st place in the West division with an 11–5 record. In a rematch of the previous season's Grey Cup Final, the Blue Bombers defeated the Hamilton Tiger-Cats to win the 50th Grey Cup. The win cemented the Bombers' status as a dynasty, having won four Grey Cups in five years.

Preseason[edit]

Week Date Opponent Score Result Record
A July 23 vs. Ottawa Rough Riders 15–14 Win 1–0
B July 26 at Montreal Alouettes 53–0 Loss 1–1
C Aug 1 at Toronto Argonauts 17–14 Win 2–1

Regular season[edit]

Standings[edit]

Western Football Conference
Team GP W L T PF PA Pts
Winnipeg Blue Bombers 16 11 5 0 385 291 22
Calgary Stampeders 16 9 6 1 352 335 19
Saskatchewan Roughriders 16 8 7 1 268 336 17
BC Lions 16 7 9 0 346 342 14
Edmonton Eskimos 16 6 9 1 310 346 13

Schedule[edit]

Week Date Opponent Score Result Record
1 Aug 9 vs. Edmonton Eskimos 20–16 Loss 0–1
2 Aug 13 at Calgary Stampeders 45–27 Win 1–1
3 Aug 23 at Toronto Argonauts 33–13 Win 2–1
4 Aug 30 vs. Calgary Stampeders 26–1 Win 3–1
5 Sept 3 at Saskatchewan Roughriders 30–7 Win 4–1
5 Sept 7 at Ottawa Rough Riders 31–28 Win 5–1
6 Sept 10 at Hamilton Tiger-Cats 16–10 Win 6–1
7 Sept 17 vs. Saskatchewan Roughriders 20–18 Win 7–1
8 Sept 24 at BC Lions 27–22 Loss 7–2
8 Sept 27 vs. Montreal Alouettes 31–23 Win 8–2
9 Oct 6 vs. BC Lions 18–6 Loss 8–3
10 Oct 13 vs. Calgary Stampeders 19–15 Loss 8–4
11 Oct 20 at Edmonton Eskimos 30–20 Win 9–4
12 Oct 22 at Saskatchewan Roughriders 17–8 Win 10–4
12 Oct 27 at BC Lions 35–24 Win 11–4
13 Nov 3 vs. Edmonton Eskimos 18–12 Loss 11–5

Playoffs[edit]

Game Date Opponent Score Result
West Final #1 Nov 17 at Calgary Stampeders 20–14 Loss
West Final #2 Nov 21 vs. Calgary Stampeders 19–11 Win
West Final #3 Nov 24 vs. Calgary Stampeders 12–7 Win
46th Grey Cup Dec 1 Hamilton Tiger-Cats 28–27 Win

Grey Cup[edit]

Team Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 Total
Winnipeg Blue Bombers 7 7 7 7 28
Hamilton Tiger-Cats 7 6 14 0 27

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