Shreveport Pirates 7 @ Edmonton Eskimos 37

Game Details

  • Week 3
  • 20th Game of Regular Season (33rd Overall)
  • Monday, Jul 17, 1995 9:30 PM EDT ( )
  • (Local)
  • at Commonwealth Stadium in Edmonton, AB
    • Surface: Natural Grass
    • Attendance: 29,463
    • Capacity: 60,081

Game Notes

Game Summary

The home team, Edmonton Eskimos, were looking to extend their undefeated record to 3-0 with a win over the Shreveport Pirates. It was all Eskimos in the first three quarters, as they held the Pirates off the board until late in the fourth quarter. K Sean Fleming opened the scoring with a 34 yard field goal at 2:18 into the game. Four and a half minutes later, QB Kerwin Bell connected with Jim Sandusky from 6 yards out to score the first touchdown of the night. Fleming added the convert and closed out the first quarter scoring at 13:52 with a single on an unsuccessful field goal attempt from 37 yards out. Fleming added twelve points on four consecutive field goals in the second and third quarters, improving the Eskimos lead to 23-0. A 39 yard carry by WR Nick Mazzoli and an 18 yard pass to WR Shalon Baker set up the second touchdown of the game. 6:39 in the quarter, RB Lucius Floyd carried the ball 18 yards into the end zone, while Fleming added the point after. Five minutes later, QB Chris Vargas, who started the quarter for Edmonton, threw a 62 yard TD pass to LB Willie Pless increasing the Esks lead to 37-0. The Shreveport Pirates finally got on the scoreboard with 1:14 remaining on the clock. QB Mike Johnson who replaced Billy Joe Tolliver in the third, connected with WR Wayne Walker on a 14 yard pass, while K Bjorn Nittmo added the convert.

Source: Game Review, 1995 CFL Weekly Statistical Package
1994 and 1995 Edmonton and Shreveport Matchups
1994Week 4EDM 24 @ SHR 10
1995Week 3SHR 7 @ EDM 37

Eskimos record vs Pirates (Regular Season)

Last decade (1985 to 1994)
  • at Edmonton 1–0–0 (1.000)
  • at Shreveport 1–0–0 (1.000)
  • Edmonton Total 2–0–0 (1.000)
All-time (through 1995)
  • at Edmonton 1–0–0 (1.000)
  • at Shreveport 1–0–0 (1.000)
  • Edmonton Total 2–0–0 (1.000)

Streaks as of July 17, 1995 (Regular Season)

Eskimos streak at home vs Pirates
Eskimos streak overall vs Pirates
  • 1W — July 30, 1994


1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final
Pirates 0 0 0 7 7
Eskimos 11 9 3 14 37

Pirates coach: Forrest Gregg (L)
Eskimos coach: Ron Lancaster (W)

Pirates (0-4-0) Next vs Argonauts Jul 22
Eskimos (3-0-0) Next @ Texans Jul 23

Game Time Weather in Edmonton, AB

July 17th Hourly Weather Summary for Edmonton
Site Local Time Condition Temp. Wind Humidity Pressure
City Centre A 7:00 PM Rain Showers 20.0°C NE (360°) at 22 km/h 51% 93.90 kPa
City Centre A 8:00 PM Mostly Cloudy 17.8°C NE (340°) at 17 km/h 59% 93.93 kPa
City Centre A 9:00 PM Mostly Cloudy 16.7°C NE (350°) at 13 km/h 70% 93.96 kPa
City Centre A 10:00 PM Mostly Cloudy 16.3°C NE (360°) at 11 km/h 74% 93.96 kPa
City Centre A 11:00 PM Mostly Cloudy 14.4°C N (30°) at 7 km/h 83% 93.96 kPa

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

Data from Dark Sky. Contains supplemental data (Conditions, Cloud cover) from Dark Sky estimated conditions.

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

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  • CFL (Game score/boxscore)


  • Steve Daniel/CFL


  • Data is verified (Data Complete)