Montreal Alouettes 44 @ Hamilton Tiger-Cats 43

Game Details

  • Week 6
  • 24th Game of Regular Season (24th Overall)
  • Saturday, Sept. 29, 1956 2 PM EDT ( )
  • at Civic Stadium in Hamilton, ON
    • Surface: Natural Grass
    • Attendance: 18,000 (Sellout)
    • Capacity: 14,000

Game Notes

Hal Patterson (MTL) sets single game record for all-purpose (combined) yards with 381.

None and 1956 Hamilton and Montreal Matchups
1956Week 5HAM 14 @ MTL 56
Week 6MTL 44 @ HAM 43
Week 9HAM 14 @ MTL 82
Week 10MTL 14 @ HAM 50
P2MTL 30 @ HAM 21
P2HAM 41 @ MTL 48

Tiger-Cats record vs Alouettes (Regular Season)

Last decade (1947 to 1956)
  • at Hamilton 13–3–0 (0.813)
  • at Montreal 2–15–0 (0.118)
  • Hamilton Total 15–18–0 (0.455)
All-time (through 1956)
  • at Hamilton 13–5–0 (0.722)
  • at Montreal 2–17–0 (0.105)
  • Hamilton Total 15–22–0 (0.405)

Streaks as of Sept. 29, 1956 (Regular Season)

Tiger-Cats streak at home vs Alouettes
Tiger-Cats streak overall vs Alouettes

Boxscore

Linescore
1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final
Alouettes 6 14 3 21 44
Tiger-Cats 8 13 7 15 43

Alouettes coach: Douglas “Peahead” Walker (W)
Tiger-Cats coach: Jim Trimble (L)

Alouettes (6-2-0) Next @ Rough Riders Oct 06
Tiger-Cats (3-5-0) Next vs Argonauts Oct 06

Game Time Weather in Hamilton, ON

September 29th Hourly Weather Summary for Hamilton
Site Local Time Condition Temp. Wind Humidity Pressure
Pearson Int'l A 2:00 PM Haze 18.9°C NNE (180°) at 16 km/h 73% 99.85 kPa
Pearson Int'l A 3:00 PM Haze 18.9°C NNE (180°) at 19 km/h 73% 99.81 kPa
Pearson Int'l A 4:00 PM Haze 17.2°C NNE (140°) at 16 km/h 75% 99.79 kPa
Pearson Int'l A 5:00 PM Haze 17.2°C NNE (160°) at 13 km/h 75% 99.78 kPa

Conditions at Toronto Lester B. Pearson Int'l A (49.60 km away). Weather courtesy of Environment Canada Data.

League Records Set and Approached in MTL @ HAM

CategoryCurrent
Rank
Original
Rank
ValuePersonTeamRecord Held Span OR
Regular Season – Receiving Yards – Game 1st 1st 338 yards Hal Patterson MTL Sept. 29, 1956–Present

Sources

  • CFL (Game score/boxscore)

Contributors

  • Steve Daniel/CFL

Notices

  • No notices for this game.