Edmonton Eskimos 17 @ Montreal Alouettes 9

Game Details

  • The 67th The Grey Cup
  • 95th Game of 1979
  • Sunday, Nov. 25, 1979 1:30 PM EST ( )
  • (Local)
  • at Olympic Stadium in Montreal, QC
    • Surface: Fixed Artificial Turf (AstroTurf-like)
    • Attendance: 65,113 (Announced sellout)
    • 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)
1978 and 1979 Montreal and Edmonton Matchups
1978Week 13EDM 42 @ MTL 22
The Grey CupEDM 20 vs MTL 13
1979Week 14MTL 6 @ EDM 47
The Grey CupEDM 17 @ MTL 9

Alouettes record vs Eskimos (Regular Season)

Last decade (1970 to 1979)
  • at Montreal 1–2–0 (0.333)
  • at Edmonton 1–1–0 (0.500)
  • Montreal Total 2–3–0 (0.400)
All-time (through 1979)
  • at Montreal 1–4–0 (0.200)
  • at Edmonton 1–2–0 (0.333)
  • Montreal Total 2–6–0 (0.250)

Streaks as of Nov. 25, 1979 (Regular Season)

Alouettes streak at home vs Eskimos
Alouettes streak overall vs Eskimos

Boxscore

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

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

Game Time Weather in Montreal, QC

November 25th Hourly Weather Summary for Montreal
Site Local Time Condition Temp. Wind Humidity Pressure
Montreal/St-Hubert A 1:00 PM Mostly Cloudy 8.7°C N (60°) at 4 km/h 69% 102.38 kPa
Montreal/St-Hubert A 2:00 PM Mostly Cloudy 8.4°C N (90°) at 7 km/h 71% 102.31 kPa
Montreal/St-Hubert A 3:00 PM Mostly Cloudy 8.1°C N (60°) at 6 km/h 81% 102.31 kPa
Montreal/St-Hubert A 4:00 PM Mostly Cloudy 7.2°C N (70°) at 7 km/h 84% 102.31 kPa
Montreal/St-Hubert A 5:00 PM Cloudy 6.7°C N (30°) at 9 km/h 86% 102.24 kPa
Montreal/St-Hubert A 6:00 PM Cloudy 6.9°C N (30°) at 13 km/h 90% 102.21 kPa

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

League Records Set and Approached in EDM @ MTL
Including known plays over 55 yards

Grey Cup
CategoryCurrent
Rank
Original
Rank
ValuePersonRecord Held Span OR
Rushing Yards – Game 4th 4th 147 yards David Green

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