Blue Bombers defeat Alouettes for 9th straight victory, finish undefeated at home
Zach Collaros threw for 280 yards and a pair of touchdowns because the Winnipeg Blue Bombers stayed good at dwelling this season by defeating the Montreal Alouettes 31-21 in a seesaw battle Saturday night time.
It was Winnipeg’s (11-1) final regular-season recreation at dwelling within the shortened 14-game CFL season. They hit the 7-0 mark in entrance of twenty-two,933 followers at IG Subject, the primary time the membership hasn’t misplaced at dwelling because it went 8-0 in 1984.
The Bombers have already clinched first place within the West Division and can host the division remaining on December fifth.
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Montreal (6-6) clinched a playoff spot when the B.C. Lions misplaced to Hamilton Friday night time.
The Bombers and Als play a rematch in Montreal subsequent Saturday and Winnipeg finishes the common season on the street in Calgary.
Bombers’ center linebacker Adam Bighill intercepted Montreal quarterback Trevor Harris with 1:54 left to go within the fourth quarter.
Newly acquired Winnipeg kicker Sergio Castillo then linked on a 47-yard discipline purpose with 1:23 remaining to make it 31-21.
Bombers defensive again DeAundre Alford capped it off with one other choose of Harris with 54 seconds left.
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