Canadian Football League 1974 Season

62nd Grey Cup Championship

Full 1974 Schedule and Results

1974 CFL Regular Season Standings

Eastern Conference
GP W L T PTS PF PA
MTL 16 9 5 2 20 339 271
OTT 16 7 9 0 14 261 271
HAM 16 7 9 0 14 279 313
TOR 16 6 9 1 13 281 314
 
Western Conference
GP W L T PTS PF PA
EDM 16 10 5 1 21 345 247
SSK 16 9 7 0 18 305 289
BC 16 8 8 0 16 306 299
WPG 16 8 8 0 16 258 350
CGY 16 6 10 0 12 287 307

Full 1974 Standings

League Scoring

19741973 +/-
Average Combined Score 36.96 0.51 -
Average Winning Score 23.89 0.50 -
Average Losing Score 12.91 0.20 -
Average Home Score 20.76 0.75 +
Average Visitor Score 16.19 1.26 -
Average Margin of Victory 10.63 0.04 +

Team Leaders

Offence Rankings
Team (GP)
1 EDM (16) 345 (21.56)
2 MTL (16) 339 (21.19)
3 BC (16) 306 (19.13)
4 SSK (16) 305 (19.06)
5 CGY (16) 287 (17.94)
6 TOR (16) 281 (17.56)
7 HAM (16) 279 (17.44)
8 OTT (16) 261 (16.31)
9 WPG (16) 258 (16.13)
Defence Rankings
Team (GP)
1 EDM (16) 345 (21.56)
2 MTL (16) 339 (21.19)
3 BC (16) 306 (19.13)
4 SSK (16) 305 (19.06)
5 CGY (16) 287 (17.94)
6 TOR (16) 281 (17.56)
7 HAM (16) 279 (17.44)
8 OTT (16) 261 (16.31)
9 WPG (16) 258 (16.13)

1974 Team Category League Leaders (CFL.ca)

1974 CFL Regular Season Attendance

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1974 Regular Season TV Ratings

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1974 Player Awards

1974 Most Outstanding
  • Player — Tom Wilkinson (EDM)
  • Defensive Player — John Helton (CGY)
  • Canadian Player — Tony Gabriel (HAM)
  • Offensive Lineman — Ed George (MTL)
  • Rookie — Sam Cvijanovich (TOR)
1974 Other Awards
  • No other awards for 1974 in database.

1974 Canadian Football League All-Star Team

Offense

QB Tom Wilkinson EDM
RB Roy Bell EDM
RB Lou Harris BC
RB George Reed SSK
TE Tony Gabriel HAM
WR Rhome Nixon OTT
WR Johnny “Ordinary Superstar” Rodgers MTL
C Bob Swift WPG
G Ed George MTL
G Curtis Wester BC
T Charlie Turner EDM
T Larry Watkins EDM

Defense

DT John Helton CGY
DT Jim Stillwagon TOR
DE Wayne Smith* OTT
DE George Wells SSK
MLB Jerry “Soupy” Campbell OTT
OLB Roger Goree CGY
OLB Mike Widger MTL
DB Dick Adams OTT
DB Larry Highbaugh EDM
DB Al Marcelin OTT
DB Paul Williams, Jr. WPG
DB Dickie Harris (Tie) MTL
DB Lorne Richardson (Tie) SSK

* – indicates unanimous selection

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1974 CFL Amateur Draft

PickTeam[Via]Player (Position)College/Program
First Round
1 TOR [HAM, WPG] Randy Halsall (DT) Wake Forest
2 HAM Ken Clarke (WR) Saint Mary's
3 CGY Henry Janssen (TE) Western Ontario
4 BC Bob Hornes (DHB) Idaho State
5 TOR Larry Simpson (TE) Wilfrid Laurier
6 SSK Vic McLeod (TE) Western Ontario
7 CGY [MTL] Fraser MacDonald (LB) Saint Mary's
8 OTT [EDM] Dave Hadden (RB) Queen's
9 OTT Bob Rushton (LB) Otterbein

Complete 1974 CFL Amateur Draft Selections