Edmonton Eskimos 29 @ BC Lions 19

Game Details

  • Week 1
  • 16th Game of Regular Season (16th Overall)
  • (Local)
  • at Empire Stadium in Vancouver, BC
    • Surface: Natural Grass
    • Attendance: 28,617
    • Capacity: 32,375

BC and Edmonton Matchups

1960 and 1961 Matchups
1960Week 1BC 14 @ EDM 33
Week 3EDM 26 @ BC 0
Week 6BC 10 @ EDM 18
Week 10EDM 13 @ BC 21
1961Week 1EDM 29 @ BC 19
Week 5BC 20 @ EDM 21
Week 10EDM 9 @ BC 21

Lions record vs Eskimos (Regular Season)

Last decade (1952 to 1961)
  • at BC 4–12–0 (0.250)
  • at Edmonton 1–14–0 (0.067)
  • BC Total 5–26–0 (0.161)
All-time (through 1961)
  • at BC 4–12–0 (0.250)
  • at Edmonton 1–14–0 (0.067)
  • BC Total 5–26–0 (0.161)

Streaks as of Aug. 7, 1961 (Regular Season)

Lions streak at home vs Eskimos
Lions streak overall vs Eskimos

Boxscore

Linescore
1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final
Eskimos 7 8 7 7 29
Lions 9 0 10 0 19

Eskimos coach: Eagle “Buddy” Keys (W)
Lions coach: Wayne Robinson (L)

Eskimos (1-0-0) Next vs Roughriders Aug 14
Lions (0-1-0) Next @ RedBlacks Aug 12

Game Time Weather in Vancouver, BC

August 7th Daily Weather Summary for Vancouver, BC
ConditionMin. Temp.Max. Temp.Precip.
NA 12.2°C 23.9°C None

Conditions at Vancouver Exhib Park (1.44 km away). Weather courtesy of Environment Canada Data.

Sources

  • CFL (Game score/boxscore)

Contributors

  • Steve Daniel/CFL

Notices

  • Data is missing (Game time)
  • Data is missing (Hourly weather)