BC Lions 37 vs Hamilton Tiger-Cats 24

Game Details

  • The 73rd The Grey Cup
  • 95th Game of 1985
  • Sunday, Nov. 24, 1985 1 PM EST ( )
  • (Local)
  • at Olympic Stadium in Montreal, QC
    • Surface: Fixed Artificial Turf (AstroTurf-like)
    • Attendance: 56,723
    • Capacity: 66,308
  • Broadcasters:
    • R/C
    • CTV
    • CBC
Awards
  • Grey Cup Most Valuable Offensive Player
    • Roy Dewalt (QBBC)
  • Grey Cup Most Valuable Defensive Player
    • James “Quick” Parker (DEBC)
  • Grey Cup Most Valuable Canadian Player
    • Lui Passaglia (KBC)

Game Notes

Attendance also reported as 57723.

1984 and 1985 Hamilton and BC Matchups
1984Week 8BC 19 @ HAM 11
Week 11HAM 11 @ BC 46
1985Week 1BC 42 @ HAM 8
Week 8HAM 11 @ BC 21
GCBC 37 vs HAM 24

Tiger-Cats record vs Lions (Regular Season)

Last decade (1976 to 1985)
  • at Hamilton 0–1–0 (0.000)
  • Hamilton Total 0–1–0 (0.000)
All-time (through 1985)
  • at Hamilton 0–2–0 (0.000)
  • at BC 1–0–0 (1.000)
  • Hamilton Total 1–2–0 (0.333)

Streaks as of Nov. 24, 1985 (Regular Season)

Tiger-Cats streak at home vs Lions
Tiger-Cats streak overall vs Lions

Boxscore

Linescore
1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final
Lions 10 13 3 11 37
Tiger-Cats 0 14 0 10 24
Quarter scores
1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final
Lions 10 23 26 37 37
Tiger-Cats 0 14 14 24 24

Lions coach: Don Matthews (W)
Tiger-Cats coach: Al Bruno (L)

Game Time Weather in Montreal, QC

November 24th Hourly Weather Summary for Montreal
Site Local Time Condition Temp. Wind Humidity Pressure
Montreal/St-Hubert A 1:00 PM Mainly Clear 1.8°C NNE (260°) at 24 km/h 78% 101.24 kPa
Montreal/St-Hubert A 2:00 PM Mostly Cloudy 2.0°C NNE (270°) at 17 km/h 74% 101.30 kPa
Montreal/St-Hubert A 3:00 PM Mainly Clear 1.9°C NNE (260°) at 22 km/h 74% 101.37 kPa
Montreal/St-Hubert A 4:00 PM Mainly Clear 1.6°C NNE (280°) at 22 km/h 71% 101.44 kPa
Montreal/St-Hubert A 5:00 PM Mostly Cloudy 0.7°C NNE (280°) at 19 km/h 73% 101.51 kPa

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

League Records Set and Approached in BC vs HAM

CategoryCurrent
Rank
Original
Rank
ValuePersonTeamRecord Held Span OR
Grey Cup – Passing Yards – Game 7th 3rd 394 yards Roy Dewalt BC
Grey Cup – Rushing Yards – Game 13th 6th 125 yards Ken Hobart HAM
Grey Cup – Receiving Yards – Game 7th 4th 151 yards Ned Armour BC
Grey Cup – Receiving Yards – Game 13th 7th 135 yards Jim Sandusky BC

Sources

  • CFL Facts, Figures and Records, 1986 Edition

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