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Foot injury sidelines Bombers Buck Pierce

Winnipeg Blue Bombers quarterback Buck Pierce will be sidelined for a week due to a foot injury suffered in Friday’s loss to Edmonton.

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The Winnipeg Blue Bombers are going to be without quarterback Buck Pierce — again.

Pierce will miss at least a week with an injured left foot, the team confirmed Sunday.

Backup QB Alex Brink will get the start on Wednesday against the Argonauts in Toronto.

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Pierce left Friday's 42-10 loss to the Eskimos in the first quarter after being sacked by Edmonton's Ted Laurent.

The 30-year-old import missed 13 games due to injury in the 2010 season and two games in 2011.

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