Edmonton Eskimos 36 @ Calgary Stampeders 8

Game Details

  • Week 8
  • 33rd Game of Regular Season (33rd Overall)
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Monday, Oct. 8, 1956 10:30 PM EST ( )
  • (Local)
  • at Mewata Stadium in Calgary, AB
    • Surface: Natural Grass
    • Attendance: 11,261
    • Capacity: 13,000

Calgary and Edmonton Matchups

1955 and 1956 Matchups
1955Week 1EDM 13 @ CGY 10
Week 4CGY 12 @ EDM 24
Week 6EDM 15 @ CGY 0
Week 11CGY 5 @ EDM 30
1956Week 2CGY 22 @ EDM 23
Week 4EDM 28 @ CGY 15
Week 6CGY 0 @ EDM 52
Week 8EDM 36 @ CGY 8

record vs Eskimos
(Regular Season)

Last decade 1947 to 1956
  • at Calgary 7–14–0
  • at Edmonton 5–16–0
  • Calgary Total 12–30–0
All-time (through 1956)
  • at Calgary 7–14–0
  • at Edmonton 5–16–0
  • Calgary Total 12–30–0

Streaks as of Oct. 8, 1956
(Regular Season)

streak at home vs Eskimos
Stampeders streak overall vs Elks

Boxscore

Linescore
1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final
Elks 7 7 15 7 36
Stampeders 0 1 0 7 8

Eskimos coach: Frank “Pop” Ivy (W)
Stampeders coach: Otis Douglas, Jr. (L)

Elks (8-4-0) Next @ Roughriders Oct 13
Stampeders (2-10-0) Next vs Lions Oct 16

Game Time Weather in Calgary, AB

October 8th Hourly Weather Summary for Calgary
Site Local Time Condition Temp. Wind Humidity Pressure
Calgary Int'l A 8:00 PM Clear 4.4°C NNE (140°) at 11 km/h 59% 89.90 kPa
Calgary Int'l A 9:00 PM Clear 2.2°C N (110°) at 13 km/h 69% 89.95 kPa
Calgary Int'l A 10:00 PM Clear 2.8°C NNE (140°) at 10 km/h 64% 89.94 kPa
Calgary Int'l A 11:00 PM Clear 1.7°C NNE (180°) at 11 km/h 69% 89.90 kPa

Conditions at Calgary Int'l A (9.71 km away). Weather courtesy of Environment Canada Data.

Sources

  • CFL (Game score/boxscore)

Contributors

  • Steve Daniel/CFL

Notices

  • No notices for this game.