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Nichols, Blue Bombers No Longer Have Element of Surprise in West Division

Nichols, Blue Bombers No Longer Have Element of Surprise in West Division

By The Canadian Press

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Winnipeg Blue Bombers quarterback Matt Nichols (15) looks for his receivers during the first half of CFL action against the Hamilton Tiger-Cats in Winnipeg Friday, October 6, 2017. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/John Woods)

WINNIPEG – Quarterback Matt Nichols and the Winnipeg Blue Bombers no longer have the element of surprise in the West Division.

In a conference call, Nichols said he expects the Bombers to be marked men in 2018 after compiling a combined 23-13 record over the last two years, reaching the CFL playoffs both times.

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Blue Bombers Tour Schools to Tackle Bullying, Domestic Violence

Blue Bombers Tour Schools to Tackle Bullying, Domestic Violence

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Matthias Goossen (61) of the Winnipeg Blue Bombers during the pre-season game at TD Place in Ottawa, ON on Monday, June 13, 2016. (JOHANY JUTRAS / CFL)

Three Winnipeg Blue Bombers players are visiting seven schools this week as part of Canadian Red Cross Pink Day.

Matthias Goossen, Thomas Miles and John Rush will present to more than 1,400 students.

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Blue Bombers Set Dates for Spring Mini-Camp

Blue Bombers Set Dates for Spring Mini-Camp

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Quarterback Matt Nichols (15) throws against the BC Lions during the first half of CFL action in Winnipeg Saturday, October 28, 2017. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/John Woods)

The Winnipeg Blue Bombers will hold a mini-camp in the city April 24-26.

The three-day camp will feature all quarterbacks on the roster and a mix of first-year CFL players and veterans, as well as some recently acquired players including receivers Adarius Bowman, Nic Demski, defensive backs Chandler Fenner and Anthony Gaitor, and running back Kienan LaFrance.

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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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