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Winnipeg Blue Bombers

1956 Winnipeg Blue Bombers Statistics

Canadian Football League (CFL)
Team Record: 9-7
Finished 3rd in the CFL's Western Interprovincial Football Union

Postseason: 1-1

Coach: Allie Sherman (9-7)

1956 Winnipeg Blue Bombers Roster
1956 Winnipeg Blue Bombers Game-by-Game Results

The Winnipeg Blue Bombers of the Canadian Football League ended the 1956 season with a record of 9 wins and 7 losses, finishing third in the CFL's Western Interprovincial Football Union, and compiled a postseason mark of 1-1. Allie Sherman coached the team.


Passing:

PlayerAttCompComp %YdsYds/AttTDsTD %IntsInt %LongSackedYds LostRating
Eagle Day25413753.918147.172.8124.753 66.3
Buddy Leake914347.38199.055.51112.175 57.7
Barry Roseborough10550.0707.000.000.025 72.9
Bob McNamara11100.066.000.000.091.7
Totals35618652.227097.6123.4236.575 00
Opponents0.02,3060.00.0290.0

Rushing:

PlayerNo.YdsAvg.LongTDs
Bob McNamara17811016.230 13
Bob Davenport1406774.824 2
Buddy Leake1566334.137 6
Eagle Day1644772.953 4
Elton Taylor11655.911 0
Jack Hutchinson9637.012 0
Pepe Latourelle5183.60
Ron Kelly100.00
Totals66430344.653 25
Opponents2,2920.0

Receiving:

PlayerNo.YdsAvg.LongTDs
Bud Grant6397015.453 1
Bob McNamara3651214.275 4
Al Bruno3257918.149 1
Buddy Leake1824013.348 4
Bob Davenport121058.815 2
Glenn McWhinney912814.222 0
Tom Miner56713.428 0
Pepe Latourelle4307.522 0
Elton Taylor33511.719 0
Eagle Day22110.513 0
Ron Kelly11515.015 0
Norm Rauhaus177.00
Totals186270914.675 12
Opponents2,3060.0

Kicking:

PlayerCACMCP %FGAFGMFG %LongSinglePts.
Tom Miner6233.315853.337228
Buddy Leake323093.85480.021042
Bob McNamara200.0000.0000
Totals403280.0201260.037270
Opponents0.00.00

Punting:

PlayerNo.YdsAvg.LongSingle
Gerry Vincent56213138.1631
Eagle Day47179538.2591
Barry Roseborough2798036.3492
Buddy Leake25929.5591
Totals132496537.6635
Opponents0.0

Punt Returns:

PlayerNo.YdsAvg.LongTDs
Pepe Latourelle472545.418 0
Gordie Rowland442656.025 0
Glenn McWhinney351614.611 0
Al Bruno2136.513 0
Bud Grant155.00
Stan Canakes100.00
Totals1306985.425 0
Opponents0.0 

Kick Returns:

PlayerNo.YdsAvg.LongTDs
Pepe Latourelle1020120.134 0
Bob McNamara925328.141 0
Elton Taylor817321.630 0
Gordie Rowland512525.032 0
Bob Davenport36220.724 0
Buddy Leake35919.730 0
Bud Grant12929.029 0
Glenn McWhinney11818.018 0
Jack Hutchinson11616.016 0
Barry Roseborough177.00
Tom Miner166.00
Buddy Alliston100.00
Totals4494921.641 0
Opponents0.0 

Interceptions:

PlayerNo.YdsAvg.LongTDs
Gordie Rowland55410.828 0
Elton Taylor410827.070 1
Norm Rauhaus4358.818 0
Keith Pearce3237.717 0
Al Bruno22110.521 0
Buddy Alliston2157.515 0
Buddy Leake273.50
Bud Grant263.00
Bob McNamara200.00
Nick Miller200.00
Bob Haas100.00
Totals292699.370 1
Opponents230.0 

Defense and Fumbles:

TacklesFumblesKicks
PlayerTackleDefSTTFLTFL YdsBrupQBHFumF RecF Rec YdsFR TDFFK Blk
Buddy Alliston100
Walt Bilicki300
Al Bruno100
George Druxman200
Bud Grant100
Herb Gray330
Calvin Jones200
Cec Luining101
Bob McNamara100
Tom Miner5880
Steve Patrick300
Keith Pearce250
Norm Rauhaus100
Gordie Rowland200
Roger Savoie100
Elton Taylor200
Gerry Vincent100
Totals000000003296100
Opponents

Total Scoring:

TouchdownsOtherTotal
PlayerRushRecPuntKickMFG RIntFumOtherFGConvSingle2 PtSafPoints
Tom Miner000082228
Barry Roseborough0022
Buddy Leake640004301103
Eagle Day400125
Gerry Vincent0011
Elton Taylor00010006
Cec Luining1006
Bob Davenport2200024
Bud Grant10000006
Al Bruno1000006
Bob McNamara1340000000102
Totals25120001101232700309
Opponents228