Edmonton Eskimos 35 @ Ottawa Rough Riders 26

Game Details

  • Week 7
  • 43rd Game of Regular Season (43rd Overall)
  • Saturday, Sept. 9, 1961 2 PM EDT ( )
  • at Lansdowne Park in Ottawa, ON
    • Surface: Natural Grass
    • Attendance: 22,152 (Sellout)
    • Capacity: 22,000

Ottawa and Edmonton Matchups

1960 and 1961 Matchups
1960Week ExEDM 29 @ OTT 24
GCOTT 16 vs EDM 6
1961Week ExOTT 3 @ EDM 17
Week 7EDM 35 @ OTT 26

Rough Riders record vs Eskimos
(Regular Season)

Last decade 1952 to 1961
  • at Ottawa 0–1–0
  • Ottawa Total 0–1–0
All-time (through 1961)
  • at Ottawa 0–1–0
  • Ottawa Total 0–1–0

Streaks as of Sept. 9, 1961
(Regular Season)

Rough Riders streak at home vs Eskimos
  • 1L — Sept. 9, 1961
RedBlacks streak overall vs Elks
  • 1L — Sept. 9, 1961

Boxscore

Linescore
1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final
Elks 8 0 14 13 35
RedBlacks 1 7 17 1 26

Eskimos coach: Eagle “Buddy” Keys (W)
Rough Riders coach: Frank Clair (L)

Elks (7-0-0) Next @ Tiger-Cats Sep 11
RedBlacks (4-2-0) Next @ Alouettes Sep 16

Game Time Weather in Ottawa, ON

September 9th Hourly Weather Summary for Ottawa
Site Local Time Condition Temp. Wind Humidity Feels Like Pressure
Ottawa Rockcliffe A 2:00 PM Mostly Cloudy 28.3°C NNE (230°) at 13 km/h 48% 33 101.09 kPa
Ottawa Rockcliffe A 3:00 PM Mostly Cloudy 28.9°C NNE (230°) at 16 km/h 47% 34 101.01 kPa
Ottawa Rockcliffe A 4:00 PM Mostly Cloudy 28.9°C NNE (270°) at 16 km/h 44% 33 100.99 kPa
Ottawa Rockcliffe A 5:00 PM Mostly Cloudy 28.3°C NNE (250°) at 18 km/h 45% 32 100.97 kPa

Conditions at Ottawa Rockcliffe A (7.01 km away). Weather courtesy of Environment Canada Data.

Sources

  • CFL (Game score/boxscore)

Contributors

  • Steve Daniel/CFL

Notices

  • No notices for this game.