Calgary Stampeders 48 @ Shreveport Pirates 17

Game Details

  • Week 2
  • 13th Game of Regular Season (26th Overall)
  • Saturday, July 8, 1995 8 PM EDT ( )
  • (Local)
  • at Independence Stadium in Shreveport, LA
    • Surface: Natural Grass
    • Attendance: 14,026
    • Capacity: 40,000
  • Broadcaster:
    • ESPN2

Game Notes

Game Summary

The heavily favoured Calgary Stampeders needed 7:42 to put their first points on the board. Last year’s league MVP Doug Flutie threw a 14 yard pass to his favourite receiver Allen Pitts for a touchdown. K Mark McLoughlin scored the first of six converts for the night. McLoughlin made good on a 52 yard field goal to start the second quarter scoring. Shreveport got on the board when Billy Joe Tolliver threw a 50 yard touchdown pass to WR Wayne Walker. Bjorn Nittmo made good on the convert to make the game 10 to 7 for the Stampeders. Flutie ran in the next Calgary TD on his own from the Shreveport 2-yard line. Minutes later Nittmo hit a 42 yard field goal to bring Shreveport within a touchdown of Calgary. Before the end of the quarter Flutie threw his second TD pass of the game to Pitts from the 6-yard line. With the convert the score at the end of the first half — Calgary 24, Shreveport 10. Calgary continued to dominate the game in the second half out scoring Shreveport 24 to 7. Calgary’s scoring came from touchdowns by Tyrone Edwards – 1 yard run, Tony Stewart – 3 yard pass from Flutie, Terry Vaughn – 23 yard pass from Jeff Garcia, and from a 13 yard field goal by McLoughlin. Shreveport countered with Wayne Walker’s second touchdown pass from B.J. Tolliver. Defensively, Calgary dominated, sacking Tolliver six times throughout the game. DE William Johnson led the sack attack with three.

Source: Game Review, 1995 CFL Weekly Statistical Package

Shreveport and Calgary Matchups

1994 and 1995 Matchups
1994Week 16SHR 8 @ CGY 52
1995Week 2CGY 48 @ SHR 17
Week 5SHR 19 @ CGY 27

Pirates record vs Stampeders
(Regular Season)

Last decade 1986 to 1995
  • at Shreveport 0–1–0
  • at Calgary 0–2–0
  • Shreveport Total 0–3–0
All-time (through 1995)
  • at Shreveport 0–1–0
  • at Calgary 0–2–0
  • Shreveport Total 0–3–0

Streaks as of July 8, 1995
(Regular Season)

Pirates streak at home vs Stampeders
  • 1L — July 8, 1995
Pirates streak overall vs Stampeders
  • 2L — Oct. 21, 1994 to July 8, 1995

Boxscore

Linescore
1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final
Stampeders 7 17 10 14 48
Pirates 0 10 7 0 17

Stampeders coach: Wally Buono (W)
Pirates coach: Forrest Gregg (L)

Stampeders (2-0-0) Next @ Rough Riders Jul 13
Pirates (0-2-0) Next @ Blue Bombers Jul 14

Game Time Weather in Shreveport, LA

July 8th Hourly Weather Summary for Shreveport
Site Local Time Condition Temp. Wind Humidity Pressure
7:00 PM Clear 34.7°C NNE (280°) at 4 km/h 41% 101.64 kPa
8:00 PM Clear 33.0°C NNE (330°) at 1 km/h 49% 101.65 kPa
9:00 PM Clear 28.7°C N (110°) at 2 km/h 71% 101.66 kPa
10:00 PM Clear 27.8°C NNE (150°) at 4 km/h 74% 101.69 kPa

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Sources

  • CFL (Game score/boxscore)

Contributors

  • Steve Daniel/CFL

Notices

  • Data is verified (Data Complete)