Edmonton Eskimos 24 @ Ottawa Rough Riders 24

Game Details

  • Week 6
  • 21st Game of Regular Season (39th Overall)
  • Tuesday, Aug. 14, 1979 8 PM EDT ( )
  • at Lansdowne Park in Ottawa, ON
    • Surface: Natural Grass
    • Attendance: 27,050
    • Capacity: 34,972

Ottawa and Edmonton Matchups

1978 and 1979 Matchups
1978Week 4OTT 24 @ EDM 23
1979Week COTT 30 @ EDM 27
Week 6EDM 24 @ OTT 24

Rough Riders record vs Eskimos
(Regular Season)

Last decade 1970 to 1979
  • at Ottawa 4–0–1
  • at Edmonton 4–1–0
  • Ottawa Total 8–1–1
All-time (through 1979)
  • at Ottawa 8–1–1
  • at Edmonton 6–3–0
  • Ottawa Total 14–4–1

Streaks as of Aug. 14, 1979
(Regular Season)

Rough Riders streak at home vs Eskimos
Rough Riders streak overall vs Eskimos

Boxscore

Linescore
1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final
Edmonton 0 0 10 14 24
Ottawa 3 7 7 7 24

Edmonton coach: Hugh Campbell (T)
Ottawa coach: George Brancato (T)

Edmonton (3-0-2) Next vs Winnipeg Aug 22
Ottawa (2-2-1) Next @ Montreal Aug 21

Game Time Weather in Ottawa, ON

August 14th Hourly Weather Summary for Ottawa
Local Time Condition Temp. Wind Humidity Pressure
8:00 PM Cloudy 13.0°C NNE (280°) at 19 km/h 67% 99.63 kPa
9:00 PM Cloudy 12.9°C NNE (250°) at 9 km/h 66% 99.66 kPa
10:00 PM Cloudy 12.7°C NNE (260°) at 19 km/h 64% 99.66 kPa
11:00 PM Rain Showers 12.4°C NNE (270°) at 15 km/h 75% 99.66 kPa

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

Credits

Sources

  • CFL (Game score/boxscore)

Contributors

  • Steve Daniel/CFL

Notices

  • Data is verified (Data Complete)