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Blue Bombers Lock Down Linebacker Adam Bighill to Three-Year Deal

Blue Bombers Lock Down Linebacker Adam Bighill to Three-Year Deal

Adam Bighill
New addition to the Winnipeg Blue Bombers Adam Bighill (50) runs through drills at a pre-season training camp in Winnipeg, Thursday, May 24, 2018. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/John Woods)

The Winnipeg Blue Bombers have re-signed linebacker Adam Bighill to a three-year contract extension.

Bighill’s impressive on-field performance earned him the CFL’s most outstanding defensive player recognition last season.

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Blue Bombers Sign DT Jake Thomas to One-Year Deal

Blue Bombers Sign DT Jake Thomas to One-Year Deal

Jake Thomas
BC Lions’ quarterback Jonathon Jennings (10) gets pressure from Winnipeg Blue Bombers’ Jake Thomas (95) during the first half of CFL action in Winnipeg Saturday, October 28, 2017. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/John Woods)

The Winnipeg Blue Bombers have extended defensive tackle Jake Thomas on a one-year contract.

The New Brunswick native recorded 92 defensive tackles, 13 sacks, three forced fumbles and one interception in 119 games played (25 starts).

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Blue Bombers Extend Kicker Justin Medlock for Two Years

Blue Bombers Extend Kicker Justin Medlock for Two Years

Justin Medlock - Matt Coates
Winnipeg Blue Bombers kicker Justin Medlock, right, celebrates with teammate Matt Coates after kicking the winning field goal against the Montreal Alouettes during overtime in CFL football action Thursday, August 24, 2017 in Montreal. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Paul Chiasson)

The Winnipeg Blue Bombers have locked down kicker Justin Medlock on a two-year contract extension.

Medlock was to become a free agent in February.

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Blue Bombers Kick Off 2019 Preseason Against Eskimos May 31

Blue Bombers Kick Off 2019 Preseason Against Eskimos May 31

Investors Group Field
Investors Group Field (BLUEBOMBERS.COM)

An early Christmas present came to football fans on Thursday as the CFL released its 2019 schedule.

The Winnipeg Blue Bombers will kick off the regular season in Vancouver against the BC Lions on Saturday, June 15. The team will return to Investors Group Field for their home opener on June 27 against the Edmonton Eskimos.

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Former Roughrider Pleads Guilty to Pot Possession, Gets Absolute Discharge

Former Roughrider Pleads Guilty to Pot Possession, Gets Absolute Discharge

By The Canadian Press

Duron Carter
Saskatchewan Roughriders wide receiver Duron Carter takes a breather during first half CFL action against the B.C. Lions, in Regina on Sunday, August 13, 2017. Former Saskatchewan Roughriders wide receiver Duron Carter caught a break after pleading guilty to a marijuana possession charge stemming from his arrest at the Saskatoon airport. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Mark Taylor)

SASKATOON – A former wide receiver with the Saskatchewan Roughriders has been given an absolute discharge after admitting to marijuana possession.

Duron Carter’s lawyer appeared in Saskatoon provincial court and replaced his client’s not guilty plea from earlier this year with one of guilty.

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