Canadian Football League 1968 Season

56th Grey Cup Championship

Full 1968 Schedule and Results

1968 CFL Regular Season Standings

Eastern Conference
GP W L T PTS PF PA
OTT 14 9 3 2 20 416 271
TOR 14 9 5 0 18 284 266
HAM 14 6 7 1 13 262 292
MTL 14 3 9 2 8 234 327
 
Western Conference
GP W L T PTS PF PA
SSK 16 12 3 1 25 345 223
CGY 16 10 6 0 20 412 249
EDM 16 8 7 1 17 228 288
BC 16 4 11 1 9 217 318
WPG 16 3 13 0 6 210 374

Full 1968 Standings

League Scoring

19681967 +/-
Average Combined Score 38.35 2.32 +
Average Winning Score 25.30 1.18 +
Average Losing Score 13.20 1.50 +
Average Home Score 19.76 0.29 -
Average Visitor Score 18.59 2.62 +
Average Margin of Victory 11.38 0.65 -

Team Leaders

Offence Rankings
Team (GP)
1 OTT (14) 416 (29.71)
2 CGY (16) 412 (25.75)
3 SSK (16) 345 (21.56)
4 TOR (14) 284 (20.29)
5 HAM (14) 262 (18.71)
6 MTL (14) 234 (16.71)
7 EDM (16) 228 (14.25)
8 BC (16) 217 (13.56)
9 WPG (16) 210 (13.13)
Defence Rankings
Team (GP)
1 OTT (14) 416 (29.71)
2 CGY (16) 412 (25.75)
3 SSK (16) 345 (21.56)
4 TOR (14) 284 (20.29)
5 HAM (14) 262 (18.71)
6 MTL (14) 234 (16.71)
7 EDM (16) 228 (14.25)
8 BC (16) 217 (13.56)
9 WPG (16) 210 (13.13)

1968 CFL Regular Season Attendance

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1968 Regular Season TV Ratings

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1968 Player Awards

1968 Most Outstanding
  • Player — Bill Symons (TOR)
  • Canadian Player — Ken Nielsen (WPG)
  • Lineman — Ken Lehmann (OTT)
1968 Other Awards
  • No other awards for 1968 in database.

1968 Canadian Football League All-Star Team

Offense

QB Russ Jackson OTT
RB George Reed SSK
RB Bill Symons TOR
RB Vic Washington OTT
E Tommy Joe Coffey HAM
E Herm Harrison CGY
FL Ken Nielsen WPG
C Ted Urness SSK
G Bill Danychuk HAM
G Charlie Parker MTL
T Clyde Brock SSK
T Bill Frank, Jr. TOR

Defense

DT John LaGrone, III EDM
DT Ed McQuarters SSK
DE Ed Harrington TOR
DE Billy Ray Locklin HAM
LB Wally Dempsey SSK
LB Wayne Harris CGY
LB Ken Lehmann OTT
DB Frank Andruski CGY
DB Garney Henley HAM
DB Bob Kosid SSK
DB Ed Learn TOR
DB Marv Luster TOR

* – indicates unanimous selection

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1968 CFL Amateur Draft

PickTeam[Via]Player (Position)College/Program
First Round
1 BC Mike Eben (FL) Toronto
2 EDM [MTL] Larry Plancke (FL) Queen's
3 WPG Pierre Quindon (T) Ottawa
4 OTT [EDM] Paul Brule (HB) St. Francis Xavier
5 TOR Chuck Liebrock (OG) Saint Mary's
6 OTT [CGY] Darryl Burgess (LB) Saint Mary's
7 OTT Ron Wakelin (G) Toronto
8 SSK Pete Gilbert (C) Alberta
9 OTT [HAM] Dan Cooper (C) Bishop's

Complete 1968 CFL Amateur Draft Selections