Canadian Football Council 1957 Season

45th Grey Cup Championship

Full 1957 Schedule and Results

1957 CFC Regular Season Standings

IRFU
GP W L T PTS PF PA
HAM 14 10 4 0 20 250 189
OTT 14 8 6 0 16 326 237
MTL 14 6 8 0 12 287 301
TOR 14 4 10 0 8 274 410
 
WIFU
GP W L T PTS PF PA
EDM 16 14 2 0 28 475 142
WPG 16 12 4 0 24 406 300
CGY 16 6 10 0 12 221 413
BC 16 4 11 1 9 284 369
SSK 16 3 12 1 7 276 438

Full 1957 Standings

League Scoring

19571956 +/-
Average Combined Score 41.16 3.31 -
Average Winning Score 27.89 2.50 -
Average Losing Score 13.03 1.20 -
Average Home Score 22.88 2.82 -
Average Visitor Score 18.28 0.49 -
Average Margin of Victory 15.22 1.63 -

Team Leaders

Offence Rankings
Team (GP)
1 EDM (16) 475 (29.69)
2 WPG (16) 406 (25.38)
3 OTT (14) 326 (23.29)
4 MTL (14) 287 (20.50)
5 TOR (14) 274 (19.57)
6 HAM (14) 250 (17.86)
7 BC (16) 284 (17.75)
8 SSK (16) 276 (17.25)
9 CGY (16) 221 (13.81)
Defence Rankings
Team (GP)
1 EDM (16) 475 (29.69)
2 WPG (16) 406 (25.38)
3 OTT (14) 326 (23.29)
4 MTL (14) 287 (20.50)
5 TOR (14) 274 (19.57)
6 HAM (14) 250 (17.86)
7 BC (16) 284 (17.75)
8 SSK (16) 276 (17.25)
9 CGY (16) 221 (13.81)

1957 CFC Regular Season Attendance

More 1957 Attendance Numbers

1957 Player Awards

1957 Most Outstanding
  • Player — Jackie Parker (EDM)
  • Canadian Player — Gerry James (WPG)
  • Lineman — Kaye Vaughan (OTT)
1957 Other Awards
  • No other awards for 1957 in database.

1957 Conference All-Star Teams

IRFU

Offense
QB Sam “The Rifle” Etcheverry MTL
HB Carlton “Cookie” Gilchrist HAM
HB Gerry McDougall HAM
HB Dick Shatto TOR
FW Bob Simpson OTT
E Hal “Prince” Patterson* MTL
E Menan “Tex” Schriewer TOR
C Tom Hugo, Jr. MTL
G Larry Hayes OTT
G Dave Suminski HAM
T John Barrow HAM
T Kaye Vaughan OTT
Defense
DT John Barrow HAM
DT Kaye Vaughan OTT
DE Pete Neumann HAM
DE John Welton TOR
DG Larry Hayes OTT
DG Vince Scott HAM
SEC Tony Curcillo, Jr. HAM
SEC Tom Hugo, Jr. MTL
DHB Ralph Goldston HAM
DHB Bobby Kuntz TOR
DHB Hal “Prince” Patterson MTL
S Bob Simpson OTT

WIFU

Offense
QB Kenny Ploen WPG
HB Johnny Bright* EDM
HB By Bailey BC
HB Gerry James WPG
HB Jackie Parker EDM
E Jack Gotta CGY
E Ernie “Zazu” Pitts WPG
C Galen Wahlmeier SSK
G Harry Langford CGY
G Ed Sharkey BC
T Dick Huffman CGY
T Roger Nelson EDM
Defense
DT Dick Huffman CGY
DT Robert “Buddy” Tinsley, Jr. WPG
DE Frankie Anderson EDM
DE Herb Gray WPG
MG Art Walker, Jr. EDM
SEC Bobby Marlow SSK
SEC Gordie Rowland WPG
SEC Ed Sharkey BC
SEC Ted Tully EDM
DHB Jack Gotta CGY
DHB Larry Isbell SSK
S Oscar Kruger EDM

* – indicates unanimous selection

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1957 CFC Amateur Draft

PickTeam[Via]Player (Position)College/Program
First Round
1 BC [TOR] Jim Hughes (T) Queen's
2 BC [CGY] Ed Skrzypek (QB) Toronto
3 OTT Russ Radchuk (G) Queen's
4 BC George Rawlyk (C) McMaster
5 HAM John Larsen (T) McGill
6 WPG Murdy Armstrong (HB) McGill
7 CGY [MTL] Norm Williams (HB) Toronto
8 CGY [SSK] Santo Martini (T) Toronto
9 EDM David McIntyre (C) Toronto

Complete 1957 CFC Amateur Draft Selections