NFL, NBA, NHL stats

50/50 Pot Starting at $100,000 August 8th vs Calgary

July 31, 2019 - Canadian Football League (CFL) - Winnipeg Blue Bombers News Release

WINNIPEG, MB. - The Winnipeg Blue Bombers today announce the 50/50 prize pot for next Thursday's home game against the Calgary Stampeders will start at $100,000, with the winner taking home half of the total funds.

Thursday's game is also the annual Military Appreciation Night and will feature a special Thursday Night Football halftime performance by Crown Lands. The tailgate area opens at 5:30 p.m. with a pre-game special of $10 for a hot dog and a tallboy can of Budweiser or Bud Light.

The Blue Bombers sit 5-1 on the season and are in first place in the West Division, while the second place Stampeders are 4-2. Great tickets are still available for next Thursday's game and can be purchased at, by calling 204-784-7448, or visiting the Ticket Centre at IG Field.

• Discuss this story on the Canadian Football League message board...

Canadian Football League Stories from July 31, 2019

The opinions expressed in this release are those of the organization issuing it, and do not necessarily reflect the thoughts or opinions of OurSports Central or its staff.

Other Recent Winnipeg Blue Bombers Stories

Sports Statistics from the Stats Crew