Saskatchewan Roughriders 43 vs Hamilton Tiger-Cats 40

Game Details

  • The 77th The Grey Cup
  • 86th Game of 1989
  • Sunday, Nov. 26, 1989 5 PM EST ( )
  • at The SkyDome in Toronto, ON
    • Surface: Fixed Artificial Turf (AstroTurf-like)
    • Roof closed
    • Attendance: 54,088 (Sellout)
    • Capacity: 53,595
  • Broadcasters:
    • CFN
    • CBC
Awards
  • Grey Cup Most Valuable Offensive Player
    • Kent Austin (QBSSK)
  • Grey Cup Most Valuable Defensive Player
    • Chuck Klingbeil (DTSSK)
  • Grey Cup Most Valuable Canadian Player
    • Dave Ridgway (KSSK)
1988 and 1989 Hamilton and Saskatchewan Matchups
1988Week 12HAM 24 @ SSK 26
Week 16SSK 21 @ HAM 24
1989Week 3HAM 34 @ SSK 17
Week 6SSK 40 @ HAM 46
The Grey CupSSK 43 vs HAM 40

Tiger-Cats record vs Roughriders (Grey Cup)

All-time (through 1988)
  • Hamilton Total 5–0–0 (1.000)

Streaks as of Nov. 26, 1989 (Grey Cup)

Tiger-Cats streak at home vs Roughriders
  • 5W — Dec. 1, 1928 to Dec. 3, 1972
Tiger-Cats streak overall vs Roughriders
  • 5W — Dec. 1, 1928 to Dec. 3, 1972

Boxscore

Linescore
1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final
Roughriders 1 21 12 9 43
Tiger-Cats 13 14 3 10 40
Quarter scores
1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final
Roughriders 1 22 34 43 43
Tiger-Cats 13 27 30 40 40

Roughriders coach: John Gregory (W)
Tiger-Cats coach: Al Bruno (L)

Game Time Weather in Toronto, ON

November 26th Hourly Weather Summary for Toronto
Site Local Time Condition Temp. Wind Humidity Pressure
Toronto Island A 5:00 PM Clear 4.8°C NNE (280°) at 41 km/h 60% 100.52 kPa
Toronto Island A 6:00 PM Clear 4.0°C NNE (300°) at 24 km/h 59% 100.62 kPa
Toronto Island A 7:00 PM Clear 3.2°C NNE (310°) at 24 km/h 63% 100.68 kPa
Toronto Island A 8:00 PM Clear 2.5°C NNE (260°) at 17 km/h 69% 100.79 kPa
Toronto Island A 9:00 PM Clear 2.5°C NNE (260°) at 20 km/h 75% 100.82 kPa

Conditions at Toronto Island A (1.52 km away). Weather courtesy of Environment Canada Data.

League Records Set and Approached in SSK vs HAM
Including known plays over 55 yards

Grey Cup
CategoryCurrent
Rank
Original
Rank
ValuePersonRecord Held Span OR
Longest Pass – Play 9th 9th 75 yards Kent Austin
to Jeff Fairholm (TD)
Longest Reception – Play 9th 9th 75 yards Jeff Fairholm
from Kent Austin (TD)
Passing Yards – Game 3rd 3rd 474 yards Kent Austin

Sources

  • CFL Facts, Figures and Records, 1990 Edition

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