Edmonton Eskimos 29 @ BC Lions 19

Game Details

  • Week 1
  • 16th Game of Regular Season (16th Overall)
  • Monday, Aug 7, 1961 11:30 PM EDT ( )
  • (Local)
  • at Empire Stadium in Vancouver, BC
    • Surface: Natural Grass
    • Attendance: 28,617
    • Capacity: 32,375
1960 and 1961 BC and Edmonton Matchups
1960Week 1BC 14 @ EDM 33
Week 3EDM 26 @ BC 0
Week 6BC 10 @ EDM 18
Week 9EDM 13 @ BC 21
1961Week 1EDM 29 @ BC 19
Week 5BC 20 @ EDM 21
Week 9EDM 9 @ BC 21

Lions record vs Eskimos (Regular Season)

Last decade (1951 to 1960)
  • 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)

Game Time Weather in Vancouver, BC

August 7th Hourly Weather Summary for Vancouver
Site Local Time Condition Temp. Wind Humidity Feels Like Pressure
Vancouver Int'l A 12:00 AM Clear 19.4°C NNE (290°) at 19 km/h 81% 101.72 kPa
Vancouver Int'l A 8:00 PM Mainly Clear 21.1°C NNE (320°) at 6 km/h 68% 25 101.68 kPa
Vancouver Int'l A 9:00 PM Mainly Clear 20.6°C NNE (270°) at 6 km/h 67% 101.70 kPa
Vancouver Int'l A 10:00 PM Clear 20.0°C NNE (290°) at 16 km/h 75% 101.71 kPa
Vancouver Int'l A 11:00 PM Clear 19.4°C NNE (290°) at 8 km/h 81% 101.71 kPa

Conditions at Vancouver Int'l A (15.90 km away). Weather courtesy of Environment Canada Data.

League Records Set and Approached in EDM @ BC
Including known plays over 55 yards

CategoryCurrent
Rank
Original
Rank
ValuePersonRecord Held Span OR

Sources

  • CFL (Game score/boxscore)

Contributors

Notices

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