Previous Season Next Season Roster Key Stat Key
1972 Winnipeg Blue Bombers (CFL) 1st place Western Conference 10-6-0 .625
Head Coach:Jim Spavital
DayDateOpponentScoreLocationVenueAttendanceNotes
Mon7/3/1972AMontreal Alouettes43-10WMontreal, QCMolson Stadium10170
Wed7/5/1972AToronto Argonauts14-14TToronto, ONExhibition Stadium32912
Mon7/17/1972HBritish Columbia Lions14-15LWinnipeg, MBWinnipeg Stadium22055
Tue7/25/1972HOttawa Rough Riders29-28WWinnipeg, MBWinnipeg Stadium17610
Wed8/2/1972ACalgary Stampeders7-31LCalgary, ABMcMahon Stadium33135
Tue8/8/1972HCalgary Stampeders41-14WWinnipeg, MBWinnipeg Stadium25210
Thu8/17/1972ABritish Columbia Lions39-7WVancouver, BCEmpire Stadium
Wed8/23/1972HToronto Argonauts21-19WWinnipeg, MBWinnipeg Stadium25210
Wed8/30/1972HEdmonton Eskimos49-16WWinnipeg, MBWinnipeg Stadium25210
Mon9/4/1972ASaskatchewan Roughriders21-32LRegina, SKTaylor Field21531
Thu9/7/1972HBritish Columbia Lions42-7WWinnipeg, MBWinnipeg Stadium25210
Sat9/16/1972HCalgary Stampeders22-8WWinnipeg, MBWinnipeg Stadium25210
Sun9/24/1972ASaskatchewan Roughriders18-16WRegina, SKTaylor Field19568
Wed9/27/1972HMontreal Alouettes26-22WWinnipeg, MBWinnipeg Stadium20826
Tue10/3/1972ABritish Columbia Lions24-26LVancouver, BCEmpire Stadium20579
Mon10/9/1972AEdmonton Eskimos15-24LEdmonton, ABJoseph A. Clarke Memorial Stadium20564
Sun10/15/1972HSaskatchewan Roughriders28-25WWinnipeg, MBWinnipeg Stadium25210
Sat10/21/1972AHamilton Tiger-Cats3-18LHamilton, ONIvor Wynne Stadium33946
Sun10/29/1972HEdmonton Eskimos38-24WWinnipeg, MBWinnipeg Stadium25210
Sat11/4/1972AOttawa Rough Riders7-11LOttawa, ONLandsdowne Park22780
Sun11/19/1972HSaskatchewan Roughriders24-27LWinnipeg, MBWinnipeg Stadium19534Western Final
Exhibition game. Playoff game. A=Away game. H=Home game. N=Neutral site game. W=Win. L=Loss. T=Tie. OT=Overtime.
NoPlayerPosHtWtAgeCollegeGPGS
24Grady CavnessS5-1118625Texas-El Paso16
53Joe CritchlowDT6-224029Southeast Missouri State16
Mike DirksDT6-224726Wyoming3
52Mickey DoyleLB6-123525Kansas12
55Jim DukeOT6-325024Alabama16
32Lance FletcherDB6-321529British Columbia9
64Bill FrankOT6-525534Colorado16
67Chuck HarrisonOT6-324530Western Michigan16
58Jim HeightonDE6-325228none16
26Mack HerronRB5-517424Hutchinson CC; Kansas State16
7Don JonasQB5-1119534Penn State16
30Larry KerychukDB6-119026Idaho State6
10Bob KraemerQB5-1117522Manitoba16
72Mike KuhnLB6-322023Kansas State12
31Gene LakusiakDB6-121029Tulsa16
71Bob LaRoseDB6-321326Western Ontario16
Mike LawDB5-1117730Queen's; Waterloo3
54Chuck LiebrockOG6-124527Windsor AKO Jrs.; St. Mary's (Nova Scotia)16
61Bob LueckOG6-224529Arizona State16
65Ray LychakOG6-124029Foothill JC; San Jose State16
28Paul MarkleTE6-221426Wilfrid Laurier16
33Clay McEvoyRB6-120525Simon Fraser16
6Walt McKeeK5-1118523Manitoba160
74Rob McLarenLB6-122525Simon Fraser16
56Phil MinnickLB6-222530Northern Iowa8
21Tom ObergDB6-018527Oregon State; Portland State16
9Tommy PharrQB5-1018725Gordon Military JC; Mississippi State16
73Pete RibbinsDB6-219525Burlington Braves Jrs.; East Carolina; Ottawa16
Mike RichardsonRB5-1119626Southern Methodist5
43Paul RobsonLB6-222231St. James Rods Jrs.; North Dakota16
34Mel SmithDB6-220523Alberta1
63Gord StewartDT6-424827Boise State8
27Doug StrongDB6-019226Wilfrid Laurier4
70Jim SullivanDE6-424328Lincoln (Missouri)13
44Bob SwiftC6-123329Clemson16
5Jim ThorpeSE6-118526Iowa; Hofstra16
66Ray WatrinDT6-224027Utah State16
22Eddie WilliamsRB6-020823West Virginia11
29Paul WilliamsRB5-1118025Benedict; California16
SCORING BY QUARTERS1st2nd3rd4thOT
Team Totals
Opponents Totals
TEAM STATSTOP1ST DOWNSRushingPassingPenaltyPENYDS
Team Totals32611419121101698
Opponents Totals3201321642494717
SCORINGTDX1X1APCTX2X2AFGFGAPCTSSAFPTS
Don Jonas1454893.8142166.74097
Mack Herron1600000096
Jim Thorpe1100000066
Paul Williams900000054
Bob LaRose500000030
Eddie Williams400000024
Walt McKee0010.031225.05014
Clay McEvoy10000006
Tommy Pharr10000006
Doug Strong10000006
(Team)00000012
Team Totals49454991.8173351.591401
Opponents Totals3532133339.4171300
RUSHINGATTYDSAVGLGTD
Mack Herron25815275.96511
Eddie Williams984945.0473
Tommy Pharr211868.9401
Mike Richardson241094.5160
Don Jonas18814.5211
Paul Williams8729.0681
Clay McEvoy10343.461
Jim Thorpe11515.0150
Bob Kraemer362.040
Paul Markle2-19-9.5-40
Team Totals44325055.76818
Opponents Totals45322985.1
PASSINGATTCOMPCTINCYDSY/ATTY/COMLGTDTD%INTINT%TSYLNYPRTG
Don Jonas44725256.416935838.014.297276.0265.878.4
Tommy Pharr27933.3162037.522.66913.727.442.7
Jim Thorpe22100.007939.539.54800.000.0118.8
Bob Kraemer2150.013316.533.033t150.000.0135.4
Mack Herron11100.003131.031.03100.000.0118.8
Bob LaRose100.0000.000.01100.00.0
Team Totals48026555.218639298.214.897296.0296.077.2
Opponents Totals46325955.916933517.212.9357.6
RECEIVINGRECYDSAVGLGTD
Jim Thorpe70126018.09711
Paul Williams6081713.6698
Bob LaRose4992919.0735
Mack Herron3945111.6554
Paul Markle312668.6200
Bob Kraemer1314210.9200
Eddie Williams25125.5331
Mike Richardson11313.0130
Team Totals265392914.89729
Opponents Totals259335112.9
INTERCEPTIONSINTYDSAVGLGTD
Pete Ribbins9859.4230
Grady Cavness814618.3530
Tom Oberg551.030
Tommy Pharr312441.3630
Doug Strong35117.0311
Phil Minnick11010.0100
Gene Lakusiak199.090
Mickey Doyle188.080
Mike Dirks155.050
Rob McLaren133.030
Joe Critchlow122.020
Jim Duke100.000
Team Totals3544812.8631
Opponents Totals2931310.8
PUNTINGNOYDSAVGLGBL
Walt McKee108448641.568
Team Totals124516341.668
Opponents Totals139555440.0
PUNT RETURNSNOYDSAVGLGTD
Pete Ribbins553095.6410
Lance Fletcher251275.1150
Doug Strong24893.7150
Mike Law5316.290
Bob Kraemer9252.8120
Larry Kerychuk4133.340
Gene Lakusiak177.070
Tom Oberg100.000
Team Totals1246014.8410
Opponents Totals1126876.1
KICKOFFSNOYDSAVGLGS
Walt McKee66372156.4900
Team Totals66372156.4900
Opponents Totals
KICKOFF RETURNSNOYDSAVGLGTD
Mack Herron1755232.51201
Paul Williams2349221.4440
Jim Thorpe35719.0380
Clay McEvoy2126.0120
Eddie Williams199.090
Mike Kuhn100.000
Paul Markle100.000
Team Totals48109122.71201
Opponents Totals63164326.1
SACKSNOYDS
Opponents Totals
FUMBLESNOLOSTOWNOPPRECYDSTD
Grady Cavness0002200
Mickey Doyle0002210
Jim Duke0003300
Jim Heighton0001100
Mack Herron971100
Bob Kraemer200000
Bob LaRose431100
Mike Law0021300
Chuck Liebrock001100
Clay McEvoy111100
Walt McKee101100
Phil Minnick0001100
Tom Oberg0001100
Tommy Pharr210000
Pete Ribbins1101100
Jim Sullivan0002200
Jim Thorpe110000
Eddie Williams111100
Paul Williams100000
Team Totals23158152310
NFL Training CampsNFL Game Weather HistoryNFL Roster Limits
AcknowledgementsPrivacy Policy
©2006-2017 The Pro Football Archives. All Rights Reserved.