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
  • at Ottawa 2–3–0
  • BC Total 6–5–0
All-time (through 1981)
  • at BC 5–4–2
  • at Ottawa 2–9–0
  • BC Total 7–13–2

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
Ottawa 3 0 7 7 17
BC 7 7 8 9 31

Ottawa coach: George Brancato (L)
BC coach: Vic Rapp (W)

Ottawa (1-3-0) Next vs Toronto Aug 08
BC (3-0-0) Next @ Calgary Aug 01

Game Time Weather in Vancouver, BC

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

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

Credits

Sources

  • CFL (Game score/boxscore)

Contributors

  • Steve Daniel/CFL

Notices

  • Data is verified (Data Complete)