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Blue Bombers to Try and Bring Linebacker Henoc Muamba Back to Their Team

Blue Bombers to Try and Bring Linebacker Henoc Muamba Back to Their Team

By Judy Owen, The Canadian Press

Henoc Muamba
Former Winnipeg Blue Bombers linebacker Henoc Muamba (10) celebrates a big hit in CFL action at Investors Group Field on November 2, 2013. (CHRISD.CA FILE)

WINNIPEG – Kyle Walters is going to take a shot at bringing Henoc Muamba back to the Winnipeg Blue Bombers.

The general manager met with the media Thursday to talk about the team’s moves since CFL free agency began on Tuesday, but questions quickly turned to Muamba’s release by the Saskatchewan Roughriders on Wednesday.

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Blue Bombers Sign Winnipeg Receiver Nic Demski

Blue Bombers Sign Winnipeg Receiver Nic Demski

Nic Demski - Maurice Leggett
Saskatchewan Roughriders wide receiver Nic Demski, left, stretches out for a pass as Winnipeg Blue Bombers defensive back Maurice Leggett looks on during first half CFL action in Regina on Sunday, September 3, 2017. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Mark Taylor)

The Winnipeg Blue Bombers have brought receiver Nic Demski home.

The football club on Tuesday signed the former Manitoba Bison to a one-year deal after he had spent the past three seasons with the Saskatchewan Roughriders.

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Blue Bombers Commit Fogg to One-Year Deal

Blue Bombers Commit Fogg to One-Year Deal

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Winnipeg Blue Bombers’ fans celebrate the TJ Heath (23) interception with Kevin Fogg (3) and Tristan Okpalaugo (54) during second half CFL action against the B.C. Lions, in Winnipeg, Saturday, October 14, 2017. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/John Woods)

The Winnipeg Blue Bombers re-signed international defensive back Kevin Fogg to a one-year contract on Monday.

The North Carolina native, 27, has spent the past two seasons in Winnipeg since joining the team as a free agent prior to the 2016 season.

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Blue Bombers Sign Bowman to One-Year Deal

Blue Bombers Sign Bowman to One-Year Deal

Adarius Bowman
Edmonton Eskimos’ Adarius Bowman (4) celebrates his touchdown against then Winnipeg Blue Bombers during second half CFL western semifinal action in Winnipeg on November 12, 2017. Free agent receiver Adarius Bowman has signed a one-year contract with the Winnipeg Blue Bombers.The 32-year-old was cut on Monday by the Edmonton Eskimos shortly before he was due to receive a $140,000 roster bonus. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/John Woods)

The Winnipeg Blue Bombers have signed former Edmonton Eskimos receiver Adarius Bowman to a one-year contract.

The Tennessee native spent the past seven seasons in Edmonton, where he led the CFL in yardage (1,761), receptions (120) and targets (168) in 2016.

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Blue Bombers Re-Sign DB Maurice Leggett

Blue Bombers Re-Sign DB Maurice Leggett

Maurice Leggett
Winnipeg Blue Bombers’ Maurice Leggett (31) intercepts the pass intended for Ottawa Redblacks’ Greg Ellingson (82) during the second half of CFL action in Winnipeg Friday, September 22, 2017. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/John Woods)

The Winnipeg Blue Bombers have re-signed defensive back Maurice Leggett to a one-year contract.

The pending free agent started 13 games for Winnipeg in 2017, recording 50 defensive tackles, three sacks, three interceptions (one returned for a touchdown), three forced fumbles and one punt return touchdown.

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Blue Bomber Thomas Miles Lends Expertise at Youth Camp

Blue Bomber Thomas Miles Lends Expertise at Youth Camp

Thomas Miles - Manitoba Bisons
Manitoba Bisons linebacker Thomas Miles (52) brings down Saskatchewan Huskies receiver Kit Hillis (8) in Canada West playoff football action at Investors Group Field on Friday, November 1, 2013. (CHRISD.CA FILE)

Winnipeg Blue Bombers linebacker Thomas Miles is taking youth under his wing today at the football club’s Winter Skill Development Camp.

Miles, a former Manitoba Bison, is the special guest coach for high school athletes looking to sharpen their football skills during the off-season.

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Blue Bombers Sign Veteran QB Darian Durant

Blue Bombers Sign Veteran QB Darian Durant

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Winnipeg Blue Bombers Demond Washington (7) and Teague Sherman (27) chase down Saskatchewan Roughriders quarterback Darian Durant (4) in CFL action at Investors Group Field on Sunday, September 7, 2014. (CHRISD.CA FILE)

The Winnipeg Blue Bombers have shored up their quarterback depth by signing Darian Durant to a one-year deal.

The 12-year veteran played last season with the Montreal Alouettes and previously with the Saskatchewan Roughriders, posting career totals of 31,740 yards and 167 touchdowns in 174 games (128 starts).

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Blue Bombers Sign Weston Dressler to One-Year Deal

Blue Bombers Sign Weston Dressler to One-Year Deal

Weston Dressler
Winnipeg Blue Bombers’ Weston Dressler (7) celebrates with fans after the team scored against the Saskatchewan Roughriders during the first half of CFL football action in Winnipeg, Saturday, September 9, 2017. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Trevor Hagan)

The Winnipeg Blue Bombers have come to terms with slotback Weston Dressler on a one-year contract.

The North Dakota native was set to become a free agent in February.

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