Canadian Football League 1963 Season

51st Grey Cup Championship

Full 1963 Schedule and Results

1963 CFL Regular Season Standings

Eastern Conference
GP W L T PTS PF PA
HAM 14 10 4 0 20 312 214
OTT 14 9 5 0 18 326 284
MTL 14 6 8 0 12 277 297
TOR 14 3 11 0 6 202 310
 
Western Conference
GP W L T PTS PF PA
BC 16 12 4 0 24 387 232
CGY 16 10 4 2 22 427 323
SSK 16 7 7 2 16 223 266
WPG 16 7 9 0 14 302 325
EDM 16 2 14 0 4 220 425

Full 1963 Standings

League Scoring

19631962 +/-
Average Combined Score 39.35 3.66 -
Average Winning Score 25.85 1.87 -
Average Losing Score 13.58 2.09 -
Average Home Score 21.35 0.12 -
Average Visitor Score 18.00 3.54 -
Average Margin of Victory 11.91 0.66 +

Team Leaders

Offence Rankings
Team (GP)
1 CGY (16) 427 (26.69)
2 BC (16) 387 (24.19)
3 OTT (14) 326 (23.29)
4 HAM (14) 312 (22.29)
5 MTL (14) 277 (19.79)
6 WPG (16) 302 (18.88)
7 TOR (14) 202 (14.43)
8 SSK (16) 223 (13.94)
9 EDM (16) 220 (13.75)
Defence Rankings
Team (GP)
1 CGY (16) 427 (26.69)
2 BC (16) 387 (24.19)
3 OTT (14) 326 (23.29)
4 HAM (14) 312 (22.29)
5 MTL (14) 277 (19.79)
6 WPG (16) 302 (18.88)
7 TOR (14) 202 (14.43)
8 SSK (16) 223 (13.94)
9 EDM (16) 220 (13.75)

1963 CFL Regular Season Attendance

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1963 Regular Season TV Ratings

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1963 Player Awards

1963 Most Outstanding
  • Player — Russ Jackson (OTT)
  • Canadian Player — Russ Jackson (OTT)
  • Lineman — Tom Brown (BC)
1963 Other Awards
  • No other awards for 1963 in database.

1963 Canadian Football League All-Star Team

Offense

QB Joe Kapp BC
HB George Dixon* MTL
HB Lovell Coleman CGY
HB Willie Fleming, Jr. BC
HB Dick Shatto TOR
E Pete Manning CGY
E Hal “Prince” Patterson HAM
C Milt Crain MTL
G Tom Hinton BC
G Tony Pajaczkowski CGY
T Lonnie Dennis BC
T Roger Kramer OTT

Defense

DT Don Luzzi, Jr. CGY
DT Angelo Mosca HAM
DE Garner Ekstran SSK
DE Dick Fouts BC
MG John Barrow HAM
ILB Jim Andreotti MTL
ILB Tom Brown BC
CLB Jim Conroy OTT
CLB Norm Fieldgate BC
DHB Garney Henley HAM
DHB Dick Thornton WPG
DHB Harvey Wylie CGY

* – indicates unanimous selection

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1963 CFL Amateur Draft

PickTeam[Via]Player (Position)College/Program
First Round
1 TOR John Wydraney (HB) Western Ontario
2 HAM [EDM] Keb Rysdale (HB) Western Ontario
3 OTT [BC] Rick Black (HB) Mount Allison
4 OTT Bill Miklas (G) Queen's
5 SSK Jim Hogan (T) Western Ontario
6 EDM [MTL] Pete Howlett (FB) Loyola
7 CGY Roy Shatzko (G) British Columbia (UBC)
8 OTT [HAM] Peter Quinn (HB) Queen's
9 WPG Ian Monteith (FB) McGill

Complete 1963 CFL Amateur Draft Selections