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1955 Winnipeg Blue Bombers (WIFU) 3rd place 7-9-0 .438
Head Coach: Allie Sherman
DayDateOpponentScoreLocationVenueAttendanceNotes
Sat8/13/1955HHamilton Tiger-Cats20-22LWinnipeg, MBWinnipeg Stadium16829
Mon8/15/1955HToronto Argonauts6-29LWinnipeg, MBWinnipeg Stadium15726
Sat8/20/1955ASaskatchewan Roughriders7-17LRegina, SKTaylor Field14000
Mon8/22/1955HEdmonton Eskimos9-13LWinnipeg, MBWinnipeg Stadium16835
Mon8/29/1955HCalgary Stampeders13-15LWinnipeg, MBWinnipeg Stadium15499
Sat9/3/1955HBritish Columbia Lions7-15LWinnipeg, MBWinnipeg Stadium16458
Mon9/5/1955ACalgary Stampeders9-12LCalgary, ABMewata Stadium13000
Mon9/12/1955HSaskatchewan Roughriders25-0WWinnipeg, MBWinnipeg Stadium16133
Sat9/17/1955ABritish Columbia Lions20-19WVancouver, BCEmpire Stadium27132
Mon9/19/1955AEdmonton Eskimos8-14LEdmonton, ABJoseph A. Clarke Memorial Stadium12500
Sat9/24/1955ASaskatchewan Roughriders7-12LRegina, SKTaylor Field10857
Mon9/26/1955HCalgary Stampeders25-6WWinnipeg, MBWinnipeg Stadium14724
Sat10/1/1955HEdmonton Eskimos12-0WWinnipeg, MBWinnipeg Stadium18884
Sat10/8/1955ACalgary Stampeders13-12WCalgary, ABMewata Stadium12000
Mon10/10/1955ABritish Columbia Lions18-4WVancouver, BCEmpire Stadium21429
Sat10/22/1955AEdmonton Eskimos0-12LEdmonton, ABJoseph A. Clarke Memorial Stadium16000
Mon10/24/1955HBritish Columbia Lions24-13WWinnipeg, MBWinnipeg Stadium14730
Sat10/29/1955HSaskatchewan Roughriders13-31LWinnipeg, MBWinnipeg Stadium14464
Sat11/5/1955ASaskatchewan Roughriders16-7WRegina, SKTaylor Field9000WIFU Semi-Final #1
Mon11/7/1955HSaskatchewan Roughriders8-9LWinnipeg, MBWinnipeg Stadium12768WIFU Semi-Final #2
Fri11/11/1955HEdmonton Eskimos6-29LWinnipeg, MBWinnipeg Stadium15553WIFU Final #1
Wed11/16/1955AEdmonton Eskimos6-26LEdmonton, ABJoseph A. Clarke Memorial Stadium12000WIFU Final #2
Exhibition game. Playoff game. A=Away game. H=Home game. N=Neutral site game. W=Win. L=Loss. T=Tie. OT=Overtime.
NoPlayerPosHtWtAgeCollegeGPGS
85Lorne BensonLorne Benson6-018825Weston Wildcats Jrs.15
77Al BrunoAl Bruno6-319528Kentucky14
68Stav CanakesStav Canakes6-022525Minnesota16
92Tom CaseyTom Casey5-1117531Hampton16
63Mario DareMario Dare6-222522Southern California2
43George DruxmanGeorge Druxman6-122026Portland2
87George ElliottGeorge Elliott6-018023Oklahoma; Northeastern State15
76Bud GrantBud Grant6-219928Minnesota16
59Russ HainesRuss Haines6-123721Lakeshore Flyers Jrs.; Lakeshore Flyers Ints.; Winnipeg Rods Jrs.; Lakeshore Flyers Ints.;2
61Floyd HarrawoodFloyd Harrawood6-224526Tulsa16
71Dick HerbertsonDick Herbertson6-118822Weston Wildcats Jrs.; Winnipeg Rams Ints.1
89Billy HooperBilly Hooper6-018524Baylor13
65Dick HuffmanDick Huffman6-125532Tennessee16
41Bill HuttonBill Hutton6-320722Winnipeg Jrs.3
98Gerry JamesGerry James5-1018721none16
82Ron KellyRon Kelly6-120822Winnipeg Light Infantry Jrs.1
56Ed KotowichEd Kotowich5-922521Winnipeg Rods Jrs.13
93Ron LatourelleRon Latourelle5-817521Winnipeg Rods Jrs.5
80Buddy LeakeBuddy Leake6-019522Oklahoma16
99Leo LewisLeo Lewis5-1019522Lincoln (Missouri)16
73Cec LuiningCec Luining6-121024St. Boniface Jrs.; St. John's Jrs.; Winnipeg Rams Ints.7
83Chuck LumsdenChuck Lumsden6-119623Winnipeg Light Infantry Jrs.12
54Ray MacLeodRay MacLeod6-021324Oregon12
96Bob McNamaraBob McNamara6-018924Minnesota2
81Glen McWhinneyGlen McWhinney5-1017025Weston Wildcats Jrs.; St. Boniface Legionaires Ints.16
43Gene MearsGene Mears6-4200Oklahoma2
91Nick MillerNick Miller6-119224Winnipeg Light Infantry Jrs.2
96Brian MulhernBrian Mulhern5-1018225Portland11
88Pat OleksiakPat Oleksiak6-020522Tennessee2
66Steve PatrickSteve Patrick6-023023Winnipeg Light Infantry Jrs.6
79Keith PearceKeith Pearce6-218527Winnipeg Rods Jrs.15
88Bill RobinsonBill Robinson5-1119526Lincoln (Missouri)13
57Buck RogersBuck Rogers5-112052714
97Gordie RowlandGordie Rowland5-917225Montreal Orfuns Ints.16
62Roger SavoieRoger Savoie6-024024Winnipeg Rods Jrs.; St. Boniface Ints.16
55Frank SmithFrank Smith6-220024Olympic JC6
53Bill SmitiuchBill Smitiuch5-921021Winnipeg Rods Jrs.15
94Elton TaylorElton Taylor5-1118723Weston Wildcats Jrs.15
64Buddy TinsleyBuddy Tinsley6-224531Baylor16
70Ron VaccherRon Vaccher6-219527Winnipeg Rods Jrs.16
50Kas VidrukKas Vidruk5-921630none16
90Gerry VincentGerry Vincent6-120521Winnipeg Rods Jrs.4
54Wenty YoungWenty Young5-1122626Westmount Jrs.; NDG Maple Leafs Jrs.; Montreal Lakeshore Flyers Ints.2
SCORING BY QUARTERS1st2nd3rd4thOT
Team Totals57577521
Opponents Totals52334664
TEAM STATSTOP1ST DOWNSRushingPassingPenaltyPENYDS
Team Totals27119372678583
Opponents Totals244
SCORINGTDX1X1APCTFGFGAPCTSSAFPTS
Buddy Leake6283093.371936.86085
Gerry James700000035
Leo Lewis600000030
Tom Casey200004014
Lorne Benson200000010
George Elliott200000010
Bud Grant200000010
Al Bruno10000005
Billy Hooper10000005
Elton Taylor10000005
Gerry Vincent00000101
Team Totals30283093.371936.8110210
Opponents Totals29242982.851729.4110195
RUSHINGATTYDSAVGLGTD
Gerry James18912056.4607
Leo Lewis1358346.2415
Lorne Benson854605.4181
George Elliott422295.5282
Tom Casey372236.0201
Buddy Leake811391.7206
Billy Hooper13997.6461
Bob McNamara9515.7100
Bill Robinson9505.6210
Elton Taylor7142.091
Pat Oleksiak1170.6130
Team Totals61833115.424
Opponents Totals51820764.018
PASSINGATTCOMPCTINCYDSY/ATTY/COMLGTDTD%INTINT%TSYLNYPRTG
Buddy Leake2109143.310113706.515.16221.0188.632.8
Billy Hooper221150.081637.414.82700.0313.635.0
Leo Lewis9444.4510211.325.537222.200.0125.9
Tom Casey22100.007035.035.056150.000.0158.3
George Elliott4125.0130.83.0300.0250.00.0
Gerry James100.0000.000.01100.00.0
Team Totals24810944.011517086.915.752.0249.734.5
Opponents Totals29013747.213219736.814.462.1217.246.5
RECEIVINGRECYDSAVGLGTD
Bud Grant3655615.4622
Al Bruno1928214.8561
Glen McWhinney1722012.9280
Leo Lewis1134531.4591
Gerry James1113612.4270
Lorne Benson46416.0371
Pat Oleksiak33010.0160
George Elliott362.0110
Buddy Tinsley23517.5240
Tom Casey2147.0110
Bob McNamara12020.0200
Team Totals109170815.75
Opponents Totals137197314.46
INTERCEPTIONSINTYDSAVGLGTD
Gordie Rowland6345.7200
Tom Casey34414.7441
George Elliott300.000
Brian Mulhern273.570
Billy Hooper200.000
Lorne Benson14040.0400
Gene Mears11717.0170
Stav Canakes100.000
Bill Robinson100.000
Elton Taylor100.000
Team Totals201427.11
Opponents Totals241014.20
PUNTINGNOYDSAVGLGBLS
Tom Casey92393242.77814
Gerry Vincent2495639.85401
Lorne Benson13838.03800
Team Totals117492642.11
Opponents Totals
PUNT RETURNSNOYDSAVGLGTD
Gordie Rowland494288.7290
Glen McWhinney583796.5240
Gerry James10585.8140
Tom Casey8465.8190
George Elliott4297.3110
Lorne Benson100.000
Team Totals1309407.20
Opponents Totals1117706.90
KICKOFFSNOYDSAVGLGS
Buck Rogers32162550.8730
Gerry James15555.0550
Gordie Rowland736552.1610
Team Totals40204551.1
Opponents Totals
KICKOFF RETURNSNOYDSAVGLGTD
Gerry James1838221.2530
George Elliott1734320.2480
Bill Robinson611719.5360
Gordie Rowland510921.8310
Bob McNamara26834.0360
Lorne Benson23517.5200
Team Totals50105421.10
Opponents Totals4082520.60
FUMBLESNOLOSTOWNOPPRECYDSTD
Lorne Benson300
Stav Canakes00112130
Tom Casey0011280
George Elliott41100
Bud Grant100
Floyd Harrawood13300
Billy Hooper100
Gerry James101100
Buddy Leake63300
Leo Lewis81100
Chuck Lumsden001100
Glen McWhinney100
Brian Mulhern0011300
Bill Robinson21100
Gordie Rowland122300
Roger Savoie001100
Bill Smitiuch001100
Elton Taylor111130
Team Totals393181725940
Opponents Totals1731315
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