Episode #1 of the Manitoba Sports Hall of Fame Podcast features Winnipeg Blue Bombers legend, Joe Poplawski!
‘Joe Pop’, an Edmonton, Alta. native, played receiver for the Bombers from 1978-86. He won the 1978 Most Outstanding Rookie Award, Most Outstanding Canadian Award in 1981 and 1986, named a CFL All-Star 5x, and won a Grey Cup in 1984.
Poplawski finished his career with 549 receptions for 8,341 yards and 48 receiving touchdowns. He is considered one of the greatest receivers and Canadians in Blue Bombers history.