BC Lions 32 @ Toronto Argonauts 29

Game Details

  • Week 3
  • 9th Game of Regular Season (27th Overall)
  • Thursday, July 16, 1981 8 PM EDT ( )
  • at Exhibition Stadium in Toronto, ON
    • Surface: Fixed Artificial Turf (AstroTurf-like)
    • Attendance: 37,116
    • Capacity: 54,000
  • Broadcaster:
    • CBC

Game Notes

Due to a NABET (National Association of Broadcast Employees and Technicians) strike from May 21 to September 9th, 1981, game that was to be broadcast on CBC was pre-empted.

1980 and 1981 Toronto and BC Matchups
1980Week 17BC 20 @ TOR 38
1981Week 3BC 32 @ TOR 29
Week 12TOR 14 @ BC 45

Argonauts record vs Lions (Regular Season)

Last decade (1972 to 1981)
  • at Toronto 2–4–0 (0.333)
  • at BC 0–4–1 (0.100)
  • Toronto Total 2–8–1 (0.227)
All-time (through 1981)
  • at Toronto 5–6–0 (0.455)
  • at BC 3–7–1 (0.318)
  • Toronto Total 8–13–1 (0.386)

Streaks as of July 16, 1981 (Regular Season)

Argonauts streak at home vs Lions
Argonauts streak overall vs Lions

Boxscore

Linescore
1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final
Lions 0 7 18 7 32
Argonauts 7 14 0 8 29

Lions coach: Vic Rapp (W)
Argonauts coach: Willie Wood (L)

Lions (2-0-0) Next vs Rough Riders Jul 26
Argonauts (0-3-0) Next @ Tiger-Cats Jul 25

Game Time Weather in Toronto, ON

July 16th Hourly Weather Summary for Toronto
Site Local Time Condition Temp. Wind Humidity Feels Like Pressure
Pearson Int'l A 8:00 PM Mainly Clear 22.0°C N (10°) at 13 km/h 57% 25 99.19 kPa
Pearson Int'l A 9:00 PM Mainly Clear 20.7°C NE (350°) at 11 km/h 60% 99.26 kPa
Pearson Int'l A 10:00 PM Mainly Clear 18.9°C NE (340°) at 6 km/h 70% 99.29 kPa
Pearson Int'l A 11:00 PM Mainly Clear 16.5°C NE (340°) at 7 km/h 79% 99.32 kPa

Conditions at Toronto Lester B. Pearson Int'l A (17.16 km away). Weather courtesy of Environment Canada Data.

League Records Set and Approached in BC @ TOR
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)