Ottawa Rough Riders 17 @ Calgary Stampeders 27

Game Details

  • Week 5
  • 19th Game of Regular Season (37th Overall)
  • Wednesday, Aug 8, 1979 9:30 PM EDT ( )
  • (Local)
  • at McMahon Stadium in Calgary, AB
    • Surface: Fixed Artificial Turf (AstroTurf-like)
    • Attendance: 32,780 (Sellout)
    • Capacity: 32,454
  • Broadcaster:
    • CTV
1978 and 1979 Calgary and Ottawa Matchups
1978Week 8CGY 16 @ OTT 27
1979Week 5OTT 17 @ CGY 27

Stampeders record vs Rough Riders (Regular Season)

Last decade (1969 to 1978)
  • at Calgary 3–2–0 (0.600)
  • at Ottawa 1–4–0 (0.200)
  • Calgary Total 4–6–0 (0.400)
All-time (through 1979)
  • at Calgary 6–4–0 (0.600)
  • at Ottawa 3–6–0 (0.333)
  • Calgary Total 9–10–0 (0.474)

Streaks as of Aug. 8, 1979 (Regular Season)

Stampeders streak at home vs Rough Riders
Stampeders streak overall vs Rough Riders

Boxscore

Linescore
1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final
Rough Riders 3 7 7 0 17
Stampeders 6 21 0 0 27

Rough Riders coach: George Brancato (L)
Stampeders coach: Jack “Jocko” Gotta (W)

Rough Riders (2-2-0) Next vs Eskimos Aug 15
Stampeders (3-1-0) Next vs Lions Aug 16

Game Time Weather in Calgary, AB

August 8th Hourly Weather Summary for Calgary
Site Local Time Condition Temp. Wind Humidity Pressure
Calgary Int'l A 7:00 PM Mainly Clear 15.4°C NE (360°) at 37 km/h 61% 89.69 kPa
Calgary Int'l A 8:00 PM Mainly Clear 13.9°C NE (350°) at 20 km/h 63% 89.69 kPa
Calgary Int'l A 9:00 PM Mainly Clear 11.5°C NE (350°) at 17 km/h 72% 89.79 kPa
Calgary Int'l A 10:00 PM Mainly Clear 10.8°C NNE (330°) at 9 km/h 73% 89.88 kPa
Calgary Int'l A 11:00 PM Mainly Clear 9.6°C NNE (330°) at 7 km/h 79% 89.91 kPa

Conditions at Calgary Int'l A (10.03 km away). Weather courtesy of Environment Canada Data.

League Records Set and Approached in OTT @ CGY
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)