Stampeders roll over Blue Bombers

Stampeders roll over Blue Bombers

Henry Burris threw three touchdown passes and ran in for another Sunday to lead the Calgary Stampeders past the Winnipeg Blue Bombers 46-24.

The Stampeders had been favored by 5-points in the game and easily covered the spread. The combined score was well OVER the posted over/under total (46).

Burris finished the game 21-of-25 for 343 yards. Receiver Nikolai Lewis caught a pair of touchdowns in the win. David Allen ran in for a TD, while Coby Rhinehart returned an interception 51-yards for a touchdown.

Winnipeg running back Charles Roberts ran in for a pair of touchdowns in the loss. Quarterback Kevin Glenn completed 10-of-18 passes for 113 yards with three interceptions before being replaced by Russ Michna. Michna hooked up with Milt Stegall for a 13-yard touchdown pass.