BC Lions 21 @ Edmonton Eskimos 38

Game Details

  • Week 11
  • 44th Game of Regular Season (62nd Overall)
  • Sunday, Sept. 13, 1981 4 PM EDT ( )
  • (Local)
  • at Commonwealth Stadium in Edmonton, AB
    • Surface: Natural Grass
    • Attendance: 45,346 (Sellout)
    • Capacity: 43,346
  • Broadcaster:
    • CBCW

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 Edmonton and BC Matchups
1980Week 4BC 21 @ EDM 33
Week 11EDM 42 @ BC 14
Week 15BC 9 @ EDM 33
1981Week DBC 2 @ EDM 26
Week 11BC 21 @ EDM 38
Week 14EDM 22 @ BC 12
Division FinalBC 16 @ EDM 22

Eskimos record vs Lions (Regular Season)

Last decade (1972 to 1981)
  • at Edmonton 11–3–1 (0.767)
  • at BC 8–4–2 (0.643)
  • Edmonton Total 19–7–3 (0.707)
All-time (through 1981)
  • at Edmonton 32–12–1 (0.722)
  • at BC 27–15–3 (0.633)
  • Edmonton Total 59–27–4 (0.678)

Streaks as of Sept. 13, 1981 (Regular Season)

Eskimos streak at home vs Lions
Eskimos streak overall vs Lions

Boxscore

Linescore
1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final
Lions 1 3 9 8 21
Eskimos 1 5 3 29 38

Lions coach: Vic Rapp (L)
Eskimos coach: Hugh Campbell (W)

Lions (7-3-0) Next vs Argonauts Sep 20
Eskimos (8-1-1) Next @ Stampeders Sep 20

Game Time Weather in Edmonton, AB

September 13th Hourly Weather Summary for Edmonton
Site Local Time Condition Temp. Wind Humidity Pressure
City Centre A 2:00 PM Mostly Cloudy 14.4°C N (90°) at 7 km/h 48% 94.32 kPa
City Centre A 3:00 PM Mostly Cloudy 14.5°C N (90°) at 9 km/h 49% 94.32 kPa
City Centre A 4:00 PM Mostly Cloudy 14.2°C N (80°) at 11 km/h 49% 94.29 kPa
City Centre A 5:00 PM Mostly Cloudy 13.8°C N (50°) at 15 km/h 50% 94.29 kPa

Conditions at Edmonton City Centre A (4.09 km away). Weather courtesy of Environment Canada Data.

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

Regular Season
CategoryCurrent
Rank
Original
Rank
ValuePersonRecord Held Span OR
Receiving Yards – Game 7th 7th 270 yards Ty Gray

Sources

  • CFL (Game score/boxscore)

Contributors

  • Steve Daniel/CFL

Notices

  • Data is verified (Data Complete)