WINNIPEG, MB., – The Winnipeg Blue Bombers today announce the club has agreed to terms with former CFL all-star defensive back Winston Rose. Rose returns to Winnipeg after leading the league in interceptions (9) in 2019, and spending the 2020 season with the Cincinnati Bengals.
Rose was named a CFL all-star in 2019 after finishing with nine interceptions (one returned for a touchdown) and 58 defensive tackles, while appearing in all 18 regular season games. He also registered 15 defensive tackles and one interception in the club’s postseason run, which culminated in a Grey Cup win.
Over his CFL career, Rose has recorded 14 interceptions and 111 defensive tackles in 40 games.