Edmonton Eskimos 50 vs Montreal Alouettes 27

Game Details

  • The 44th The Grey Cup
  • 90th Game of 1956
  • Saturday, Nov. 24, 1956 1 PM EST ( )
  • at Varsity Stadium in Toronto, ON
    • Surface: Natural Grass
    • Attendance: 27,425 (Sellout)
    • Capacity: 27,000
  • Broadcasters:
    • R/C
    • CBCE

Montreal and Edmonton Matchups

None and 1956 Matchups
1956Week ExEDM 0 @ MTL 33
GCEDM 50 vs MTL 27

Alouettes record vs Eskimos
(Grey Cup)

Last decade 1947 to 1956
  • at Montreal 0–2–0
  • at Edmonton 0–1–0
  • Montreal Total 0–3–0
All-time (through 1956)
  • at Montreal 0–2–0
  • at Edmonton 0–1–0
  • Montreal Total 0–3–0

Boxscore

Linescore
1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final
Eskimos 6 13 18 13 50
Alouettes 7 7 6 7 27
Quarter scores
1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final
Eskimos 6 19 37 50 50
Alouettes 7 14 20 27 27

Eskimos coach: Frank “Pop” Ivy (W)
Alouettes coach: Douglas “Peahead” Walker (L)

Game Time Weather in Toronto, ON

November 24th Hourly Weather Summary for Toronto
Site Local Time Condition Temp. Wind Humidity Feels Like Pressure
Toronto Downsview A 1:00 PM Mainly Clear -1.1°C NNE (250°) at 19 km/h 69% -6 99.55 kPa
Toronto Downsview A 2:00 PM Mainly Clear -1.1°C NNE (230°) at 16 km/h 69% -6 99.48 kPa
Toronto Downsview A 3:00 PM Mainly Clear -1.7°C NNE (250°) at 13 km/h 75% -6 99.46 kPa
Toronto Downsview A 4:00 PM Mainly Clear -3.3°C NNE (250°) at 10 km/h 78% -7 99.42 kPa

Conditions at Toronto Downsview A (11.37 km away). Weather courtesy of Environment Canada Data.

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