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Winnipeg Blue Bombers Hall of Famer Trevor Kennerd Added to First Row Collectibles Special Guest at Legends of Wrestling & Professional Sports Convention

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Winnipeg Blue Bombers Hall of Famer Trevor Kennerd Added to First Row Collectibles Special Guest at Legends of Wrestling & Professional Sports Convention

First Row Collectibles is excited to announce another Special Guest to our booth at CWE's Legends of Wrestling and Professional Sports Convention on February 24, 2018: Winnipeg Blue Bombers Hall of Famer, Trevor Kennerd. Trevor Kennerd, arguably the greatest kicker in Winnipeg Blue Bombers history, will join the many Wrestling and Professional Sports stars already signed to appear at the second annual convention.  In 12 CFL seasons, Trevor Kennerd helped the Winnipeg Blue Bombers win 3 Grey Cups (1984, 1988, 1990). Kennerd put up over 100 points in 11 out of the 12 seasons he played. He ranks second all-time...

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Who Threw The Beer At Rocket Ismail?

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Who Threw The Beer At Rocket Ismail?

One of the biggest questions from my childhood is, "Who threw the beer at Rocket Ismail?" To the best of my knowledge, this question has never been answered. I remember it like it was yesterday: The 79th Grey Cup, November 24, 1991, Winnipeg Stadium, Calgary Stampeders vs. Toronto Argonauts. The Stampeders were led by the duo of quarterback Danny Barrett and slotback Allen Pitts, while the Argonauts' roster featured quarterback Matt Dunigan and an electrifying rookie named Raghib "Rocket" Ismail. Coming out of Notre Dame, Rocket Ismail was the projected #1 pick of the 1991 NFL Draft. Before the draft took...

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