Montreal Alouettes 11 @ Toronto Argonauts 9

Game Details

  • Week 1
  • 1st Game of Regular Season (19th Overall)
  • Tuesday, July 10, 1979 8 PM EDT ( )
  • at Exhibition Stadium in Toronto, ON
    • Surface: Fixed Artificial Turf (AstroTurf-like)
    • Attendance: 42,108
    • Capacity: 54,000
  • Broadcaster:
    • CBCE
1978 and 1979 Toronto and Montreal Matchups
1978Week DTOR 24 @ MTL 27
Week 2TOR 23 @ MTL 30
Week 4MTL 11 @ TOR 16
Week 10MTL 27 @ TOR 2
Week 16TOR 7 @ MTL 30
1979Week CMTL 30 @ TOR 18
Week 1MTL 11 @ TOR 9
Week 9MTL 28 @ TOR 25
Week 10TOR 11 @ MTL 31
Week 16TOR 11 @ MTL 25

Argonauts record vs Alouettes (Regular Season)

Last decade (1969 to 1978)
  • at Toronto 7–11–0 (0.389)
  • at Montreal 6–10–2 (0.389)
  • Toronto Total 13–21–2 (0.389)
All-time (through 1979)
  • at Toronto 30–33–1 (0.477)
  • at Montreal 25–35–2 (0.419)
  • Toronto Total 55–68–3 (0.448)

Streaks as of July 10, 1979 (Regular Season)

Argonauts streak at home vs Alouettes
Argonauts streak overall vs Alouettes

Boxscore

Linescore
1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final
Alouettes 3 5 0 3 11
Argonauts 8 1 0 0 9

Alouettes coach: Joe Scannella (W)
Argonauts coach: Forrest Gregg (L)

Alouettes (1-0-0) Next @ Lions Jul 18
Argonauts (0-1-0) Next @ Tiger-Cats Jul 19

Game Time Weather in Toronto, ON

July 10th Hourly Weather Summary for Toronto
Site Local Time Condition Temp. Wind Humidity Pressure
Pearson Int'l A 8:00 PM Haze 19.5°C NNE (210°) at 7 km/h 91% 99.09 kPa
Pearson Int'l A 9:00 PM Fog 19.4°C NNE (230°) at 7 km/h 92% 99.16 kPa
Pearson Int'l A 10:00 PM Fog 18.5°C NNE (250°) at 6 km/h 91% 99.19 kPa
Pearson Int'l A 11:00 PM Fog 18.2°C NNE (230°) at 9 km/h 91% 99.22 kPa

Conditions at Toronto Lester B. Pearson Int'l A (17.16 km away). Weather courtesy of Environment Canada Data.

League Records Set and Approached in MTL @ TOR
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)