Ottawa Rough Riders 17 @ BC Lions 31

Game Details

  • Week 4
  • 15th Game of Regular Season (33rd Overall)
  • Saturday, July 25, 1981 11 PM EDT ( )
  • (Local)
  • at Empire Stadium in Vancouver, BC
    • Surface: Fixed Artificial Turf (AstroTurf-like)
    • Attendance: 26,661
    • Capacity: 30,229
  • 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.

BC and Ottawa Matchups

1980 and 1981 Matchups
1980Week AOTT 26 @ BC 26
Week 16OTT 7 @ BC 27
1981Week 4OTT 17 @ BC 31
Week 10BC 7 @ OTT 17

Lions record vs Rough Riders (Regular Season)

Last decade (1972 to 1981)
  • at BC 4–2–0 (0.667)
  • at Ottawa 2–3–0 (0.400)
  • BC Total 6–5–0 (0.545)
All-time (through 1981)
  • at BC 5–4–2 (0.545)
  • at Ottawa 2–9–0 (0.182)
  • BC Total 7–13–2 (0.364)

Streaks as of July 25, 1981 (Regular Season)

Lions streak at home vs Rough Riders
Lions streak overall vs Rough Riders

Boxscore

Linescore
1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final
Rough Riders 3 0 7 7 17
Lions 7 7 8 9 31

Rough Riders coach: George Brancato (L)
Lions coach: Vic Rapp (W)

Rough Riders (1-3-0) Next vs Argonauts Aug 08
Lions (3-0-0) Next @ Stampeders Aug 01

Game Time Weather in Vancouver, BC

July 25th Hourly Weather Summary for Vancouver
Site Local Time Condition Temp. Wind Humidity Feels Like Pressure
Vancouver Int'l A 8:00 PM Mainly Clear 21.1°C NNE (280°) at 26 km/h 78% 26 101.66 kPa
Vancouver Int'l A 9:00 PM Clear 21.3°C NNE (300°) at 11 km/h 75% 26 101.70 kPa
Vancouver Int'l A 10:00 PM Clear 21.3°C NNE (290°) at 28 km/h 73% 26 101.70 kPa
Vancouver Int'l A 11:00 PM Clear 20.8°C NNE (300°) at 9 km/h 77% 26 101.73 kPa

Conditions at Vancouver Int'l A (15.90 km away). Weather courtesy of Environment Canada Data.

Sources

  • CFL (Game score/boxscore)

Contributors

  • Steve Daniel/CFL

Notices

  • Data is verified (Data Complete)