Saskatchewan Roughriders 7 @ Edmonton Eskimos 51

Game Details

  • WIFU Final (Best out of 3 Game Series)
  • Game 3 of 3
  • 49th Game of 1956
  • Saturday, Nov. 17, 1956 9:30 PM EST ( )
  • (Local)
  • at Clarke Stadium in Edmonton, AB
    • Surface: Natural Grass
    • Attendance: 22,461 (Sellout)
    • Capacity: 20,667
None and 1956 Edmonton and Saskatchewan Matchups
1956Week 1SSK 3 @ EDM 15
Week 4EDM 4 @ SSK 31
Week 7SSK 33 @ EDM 7
Week 9EDM 37 @ SSK 17
Division FinalEDM 22 @ SSK 23
Division FinalSSK 12 @ EDM 20
Division FinalSSK 7 @ EDM 51

Eskimos record vs Roughriders (Playoffs)

Last decade (1947 to 1956)
  • at Edmonton 3–0–0 (1.000)
  • at Saskatchewan 1–3–0 (0.250)
  • Edmonton Total 4–3–0 (0.571)
All-time (through 1956)
  • at Edmonton 3–0–0 (1.000)
  • at Saskatchewan 1–3–0 (0.250)
  • Edmonton Total 4–3–0 (0.571)

1 – All-time game results for playoffs allow ties, as record is for games, not series.

Streaks as of Nov. 17, 1956 (Playoffs)

Eskimos streak at home vs Roughriders
  • 2W — Nov. 3, 1951 to Nov. 12, 1956
Eskimos streak overall vs Roughriders

Boxscore

Linescore
1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final
Roughriders 1 0 6 0 7
Eskimos 22 1 14 14 51

Roughriders coach: Frank Filchock (L)
Eskimos coach: Frank “Pop” Ivy (W)

Game Time Weather in Edmonton, AB

November 17th Hourly Weather Summary for Edmonton
Site Local Time Condition Temp. Wind Humidity Feels Like Pressure
City Centre A 7:00 PM Mostly Cloudy 0.0°C NE (340°) at 29 km/h 78% -6 92.55 kPa
City Centre A 8:00 PM Cloudy 0.6°C NE (340°) at 35 km/h 69% 92.67 kPa
City Centre A 9:00 PM Cloudy -0.6°C NE (340°) at 45 km/h 72% -9 92.79 kPa
City Centre A 10:00 PM Cloudy -1.7°C NNE (320°) at 48 km/h 69% -10 92.93 kPa
City Centre A 11:00 PM Mainly Clear -1.7°C NNE (320°) at 45 km/h 75% -10 93.02 kPa

Conditions at Edmonton City Centre A (4.05 km away). Weather courtesy of Environment Canada Data.

League Records Set and Approached in SSK @ EDM
Including known plays over 55 yards

CategoryCurrent
Rank
Original
Rank
ValuePersonRecord Held Span OR

Sources

  • CFL (Game score/boxscore)

Contributors

  • Steve Daniel/CFL

Notices

  • No notices for this game.