Edmonton Eskimos 17 @ Montreal Alouettes 9

Game Details

  • The 67th Grey Cup Championship
  • 95th Game of 1979
  • ( )
  • (Local)
  • at Olympic Stadium in Montreal, QC
    • Surface: Fixed Artificial Turf (AstroTurf-like)
    • Attendance: 65,113
    • Capacity: 66,308
  • Broadcasters:
    • CTV
    • CBC
Awards
  • Grey Cup Most Valuable Offensive Player
    • David Green (RBMTL)
  • Grey Cup Most Valuable Defensive Player
    • Tom Cousineau (LBMTL)
  • Grey Cup Most Valuable Canadian Player
    • Don Sweet (KMTL)

Boxscore

Linescore
1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final
Edmonton 7 0 10 0 17
Montreal 3 3 3 0 9
Quarter scores
1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final
Edmonton 7 7 17 17 17
Montreal 3 6 9 9 9

Edmonton coach: Hugh Campbell (Win)
Montreal coach: Joe Scannella (Loss)

Game Time Weather in Montreal

November 25th Hourly Weather Summary for Montreal
Local TimeConditionTemp.WindHumidityPressure
1:00 PMMostly Cloudy8.7°CENE (60°) at 4 km/h69%102.38 kPa
2:00 PMMostly Cloudy8.4°CE (90°) at 7 km/h71%102.31 kPa
3:00 PMMostly Cloudy8.1°CENE (60°) at 6 km/h81%102.31 kPa
4:00 PMMostly Cloudy7.2°CENE (70°) at 7 km/h84%102.31 kPa
5:00 PMCloudy6.7°CNNE (30°) at 9 km/h86%102.24 kPa
6:00 PMCloudy6.9°CNNE (30°) at 13 km/h90%102.21 kPa

Conditions at Montreal/St-Hubert A (11.68 km away). Weather courtesy of Environment Canada Data.

Edmonton Eskimos 1979 Grey Cup Roster
PosName
GBlanchard, Leo
DEBoone, David Jr.
DBButler, Gregg
LBCrennel, Carl
KCutler, Dave
DEEstay, Ron
DTFennell, Dave
DBFraietta, Emilio
RBGermany, Jim
DTHentschel, York
DBHighbaugh, Larry
DBHollimon, Joe
CHowes, Bob
PIlesic, Hank
DBJones, Ed “Too Small”
WRKelly, Brian
LBKepley, Dan
WRKonihowski, John
WRLang, Stu
DBLavorato, Pete
CMilian, Ted
QBMoon, Warren
GPothier, Hector
LBPotter, Dale
RBSantucci, Angelo
WRScott, Tom
WRSmith, Waddell
G, TStevenson, Bill
LBTowns, Tom
GUpton, Eric
RBWarrington, Don
QBWilkinson, Tom
TWilson, Mike

Note: Jersey numbers and positions listed are all numbers used and positions played for the whole season, but only players dressed for Grey Cup are shown.

Montreal Alouettes 1979 Grey Cup Roster
PosName
DEAh You, Junior
TEArakgi, Nick
WRBaker, Keith
QBBarnes, Joe
LBBuono, Wally
DBBurrow, Jim Jr.
QBCalcagni, Ron
LBCousineau, Tom
TEDalla Riva, Peter
DB, QBDattilio, Gerry
LBFriesen, Jerry
WRGaddis, Bob
DBGelley, Steve
RBGreen, David
DEGregoire, Gabriel
C, GHameluck, Mike
LBHampton, Bill
DBHarris, Dickie
DLJudges, Gord
GMangold, Roland
DBMarshall, Jim
HBMcMann, Chuck
RBO'Leary, John
G, TPayton, Doug
DEPetruccio, Tony
G, TPfohl, Larry
DBProudfoot, Tony
CSmith, Doug
RBSmith, Larry
KSweet, Don
DBUteck, Larry
GWatrin, Ray
DTWeir, Glen

Note: Jersey numbers and positions listed are all numbers used and positions played for the whole season, but only players dressed for Grey Cup are shown.

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