Montreal Alouettes 6 @ Edmonton Eskimos 47

Game Details

  • Week 14
  • 54th Game of Regular Season (72nd Overall)
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • Monday, Oct. 8, 1979 4:30 PM EDT ( )
  • (Local)
  • at Commonwealth Stadium in Edmonton, AB
    • Surface: Natural Grass
    • Attendance: 42,778 (Sellout)
    • Capacity: 42,500
  • Broadcasters:
    • R/C
    • CBC

Edmonton and Montreal Matchups

1978 and 1979 Matchups
1978Week 13EDM 42 @ MTL 22
GCEDM 20 vs MTL 13
1979Week 14MTL 6 @ EDM 47
GCEDM 17 @ MTL 9

Eskimos record vs Alouettes
(Regular Season)

Last decade 1970 to 1979
  • at Edmonton 4–1–0
  • at Montreal 2–2–1
  • Edmonton Total 6–3–1
All-time (through 1979)
  • at Edmonton 8–2–0
  • at Montreal 5–2–2
  • Edmonton Total 13–4–2

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

Eskimos streak at home vs Alouettes
Eskimos streak overall vs Alouettes

Boxscore

Linescore
1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final
Alouettes 0 0 0 6 6
Eskimos 14 24 8 1 47

Alouettes coach: Joe Scannella (L)
Eskimos coach: Hugh Campbell (W)

Alouettes (8-4-1) Next vs Argonauts Oct 20
Eskimos (10-1-2) Next @ Roughriders Oct 14

Game Time Weather in Edmonton, AB

October 8th Hourly Weather Summary for Edmonton
Site Local Time Condition Temp. Wind Humidity Pressure
City Centre A 2:00 PM Mostly Cloudy 9.4°C NNE (330°) at 20 km/h 54% 95.24 kPa
City Centre A 3:00 PM Mainly Clear 9.6°C NNE (290°) at 11 km/h 49% 95.17 kPa
City Centre A 4:00 PM Mainly Clear 9.2°C NNE (300°) at 9 km/h 50% 95.17 kPa
City Centre A 5:00 PM Mainly Clear 8.8°C NE (350°) at 6 km/h 52% 95.14 kPa
City Centre A 6:00 PM Mainly Clear 7.7°C NNE (290°) at 6 km/h 52% 95.14 kPa

Conditions at Edmonton City Centre A (4.09 km away). Weather courtesy of Environment Canada Data.

Sources

  • CFL (Game score/boxscore)

Contributors

  • Steve Daniel/CFL

Notices

  • Data is verified (Data Complete)