BC Lions 8 @ Edmonton Eskimos 34

Game Details

  • Week 5
  • 21st Game of Regular Season (21st Overall)
  • (Local)
  • at Clarke Stadium in Edmonton, AB
    • Surface: Natural Grass
    • Attendance: 21,737 (Sellout)
    • Capacity: 20,667
None and 1956 Edmonton and BC Matchups
1956Week ExEDM 35 @ BC 21
Week 2EDM 18 @ BC 0
Week 5BC 8 @ EDM 34
Week 6EDM 1 @ BC 11
Week 10BC 13 @ EDM 54

Eskimos record vs Lions (Regular Season)

Last decade (1947 to 1956)
  • at Edmonton 6–0–0 (1.000)
  • at BC 5–1–0 (0.833)
  • Edmonton Total 11–1–0 (0.917)
All-time (through 1956)
  • at Edmonton 6–0–0 (1.000)
  • at BC 5–1–0 (0.833)
  • Edmonton Total 11–1–0 (0.917)

Streaks as of Sept. 15, 1956 (Regular Season)

Eskimos streak at home vs Lions
  • 4W — Sept. 6, 1954 to Oct. 8, 1955
Eskimos streak overall vs Lions
  • 9W — Sept. 6, 1954 to Aug. 27, 1956

Boxscore

Linescore
1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final
Lions 0 7 1 0 8
Eskimos 13 8 3 10 34

Lions coach: Clem Crowe (L)
Eskimos coach: Frank “Pop” Ivy (W)

Game Time Weather in Edmonton, AB

September 15th Daily Weather Summary for Edmonton, AB
ConditionMin. Temp.Max. Temp.Precip.
NA 8.9°C 17.2°C None

Conditions at Calmar (45.54 km away). Weather courtesy of Environment Canada Data.

September 15th Hourly Weather Summary for Edmonton
Local Time Condition Temp. Wind Humidity Pressure
5:00 PM 16.4°C NA 69% 100.64 kPa
6:00 PM 16.4°C NA 67% 100.57 kPa
7:00 PM 17.0°C NA 64% 100.50 kPa
8:00 PM 16.4°C NA 69% 100.44 kPa

Powered by Dark Sky. Estimated conditions at this location.

League Records Set and Approached in BC @ EDM

CategoryCurrent
Rank
Original
Rank
ValuePersonTeamRecord Held Span OR

Sources

  • CFL (Game score/boxscore)

Contributors

  • Steve Daniel/CFL

Notices

  • Data is missing (Game time)
  • Data is missing (Hourly weather)