May 14, 2024

Bombers ink 40-yard dash winner Michael Chris-Ike

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WINNIPEG — The Winnipeg Blue Bombers announced on Tuesday the team has signed 2024 draft selection (14th overall), running back Michael Chris-Ike.

Chris-Ike (six-foot-one, 225 pounds, Delaware State; born: January 2, 1999, in Hamilton, ON) dressed for 27 career games with the Hornets, rushing 114 times for 486 yards and three touchdowns over four seasons with the team.

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The running back was one of the standouts at the CFL Combine presented by New Era in Winnipeg, posting the fastest 40-yard dash time (4.51 seconds), 3-cone drill (6.71 seconds) and short shuttle (4.19 seconds).

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