Toronto Argonauts 18 @ Ottawa Rough Riders 37

Game Details

  • Week 5
  • 17th Game of Regular Season (35th Overall)
  • Tuesday, Aug. 8, 1978 8 PM EDT ( )
  • at Lansdowne Park in Ottawa, ON
    • Surface: Natural Grass
    • Attendance: 30,723
    • Capacity: 34,972
  • Broadcaster:
    • CTVE
1977 and 1978 Ottawa and Toronto Matchups
1977Week ATOR 7 @ OTT 7
Week DOTT 9 @ TOR 28
Week 3OTT 1 @ TOR 17
Week 4TOR 11 @ OTT 41
Week 17TOR 4 @ OTT 14
Division Semi-FinalTOR 16 @ OTT 21
1978Week 3OTT 16 @ TOR 20
Week 5TOR 18 @ OTT 37
Week 13OTT 24 @ TOR 3

Rough Riders record vs Argonauts (Regular Season)

Last decade (1969 to 1978)
  • at Ottawa 9–6–0 (0.600)
  • at Toronto 7–7–1 (0.500)
  • Ottawa Total 16–13–1 (0.550)
All-time (through 1978)
  • at Ottawa 55–41–3 (0.571)
  • at Toronto 39–56–3 (0.413)
  • Ottawa Total 94–97–6 (0.492)

Streaks as of Aug. 8, 1978 (Regular Season)

Rough Riders streak at home vs Argonauts
Rough Riders streak overall vs Argonauts

Boxscore

Linescore
1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final
Argonauts 3 8 7 0 18
Rough Riders 3 6 21 7 37

Argonauts coach: Leo Cahill (L)
Rough Riders coach: George Brancato (W)

Argonauts (3-2-0) Next vs Eskimos Aug 17
Rough Riders (3-1-0) Next vs Tiger-Cats Aug 16

Game Time Weather in Ottawa, ON

August 8th Hourly Weather Summary for Ottawa
Site Local Time Condition Temp. Wind Humidity Feels Like Pressure
MacDonald Int'l A 8:00 PM Haze 22.6°C NNE (210°) at 15 km/h 81% 29 99.89 kPa
MacDonald Int'l A 9:00 PM Haze 22.0°C NNE (210°) at 11 km/h 83% 29 99.93 kPa
MacDonald Int'l A 10:00 PM Haze 21.1°C NNE (200°) at 11 km/h 85% 27 99.89 kPa
MacDonald Int'l A 11:00 PM Fog 20.4°C NNE (190°) at 13 km/h 90% 27 99.89 kPa

Conditions at Ottawa MacDonald Int'l A (8.47 km away). Weather courtesy of Environment Canada Data.

League Records Set and Approached in TOR @ OTT
Including known plays over 55 yards

CategoryCurrent
Rank
Original
Rank
ValuePersonRecord Held Span OR

Sources

  • CFL (Game score/boxscore)

Contributors

  • Steve Daniel/CFL

Notices

  • Data is verified (Data Complete)