Edmonton Eskimos 26 @ Hamilton Tiger-Cats 18

Game Details

  • Week 5
  • 30th Game of Regular Season (43rd Overall)
  • Friday, Jul 28, 1995 7:30 PM EDT ( )
  • (Local)
  • at Ivor Wynne Stadium in Hamilton, ON
    • Surface: Fixed Artificial Turf (AstroTurf-like)
    • Attendance: 20,104
    • Capacity: 29,183
  • Broadcaster:
    • TSN

Game Notes

Game Summary

The Eskimos and Tiger Cats thrilled fans at Ivor Wynne Stadium in Hamilton on Friday night as they fought a seesaw battle through wind and rain. Edmonton opened the scoring with Lucius Floyd catching a 10 yard pass from kicker Glenn Harper. Sean Fleming hit the convert. Hamilton fought back to tie the game when Eric Carter thrilled fans running an interception back 102 yards for the score. Paul Osbaldiston converted. With no time left on the clock in the first quarter Fleming booted a 24 yard field goal to give the Eskimos the lead again. Osbaldiston hammered a punt 67 yards to score a single and bring the Tabbies within two. Sean Fleming hit his second field goal of the day from 40 yards out to extend Edmonton’s lead. Again Hamilton fought back. Earl Winfield topped a seven play drive with a 5 yard TD catch from replacement quarterback Steve Taylor. After a foiled two-point convert attempt, Hamilton took their first lead of the game to the locker room at half time. Edmonton’s Fleming hit his third field goal to take back the lead late in the third quarter. He booted this one from 50 yards out. Early in the fourth quarter, Osbaldiston countered with a 24 yard field goal to regain the Hamilton lead. Headed to the lead with a single, as a 35 yard attempt went wide. Hamilton could not slow Edmonton down. Michael Soles ran in from the 1-yard line to cap a 75 yard drive. With the convert, the Esks held the lead 23 to 18. Sean Fleming sealed the victory with 1:10 left in the game hitting a 35 yard field goal; his fourth on four attempts.

Source: Game Review, 1995 CFL Weekly Statistical Package

1994 and 1995 Hamilton and Edmonton Matchups
1994Week 1HAM 11 @ EDM 26
Week 14EDM 33 @ HAM 32
1995Week 5EDM 26 @ HAM 18

Tiger-Cats record vs Eskimos (Regular Season)

Last decade (1985 to 1994)
  • at Hamilton 3–7–0 (0.300)
  • at Edmonton 2–7–0 (0.222)
  • Hamilton Total 5–14–0 (0.263)
All-time (through 1995)
  • at Hamilton 8–16–1 (0.340)
  • at Edmonton 6–18–0 (0.250)
  • Hamilton Total 14–34–1 (0.296)

Streaks as of July 28, 1995 (Regular Season)

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


1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final
Eskimos 10 3 3 10 26
Tiger-Cats 7 7 0 4 18

Eskimos coach: Ron Lancaster (W)
Tiger-Cats coach: Don Sutherin (L)

Eskimos (4-1-0) Next vs Stallions Aug 03
Tiger-Cats (2-3-0) Next @ Argonauts Aug 03

Game Time Weather in Hamilton, ON

July 28th Hourly Weather Summary for Hamilton
Site Local Time Condition Temp. Wind Humidity Feels Like Pressure
Burlington Piers (AUT) 7:00 PM Mostly Cloudy 26.5°C NNE (230°) at 9 km/h 85% 37 101.18 kPa
Burlington Piers (AUT) 8:00 PM Mostly Cloudy 25.3°C NNE (210°) at 11 km/h 77% 34 101.13 kPa
Burlington Piers (AUT) 9:00 PM Breezy and Mostly Cloudy 24.5°C NNE (240°) at 9 km/h 80% 33 101.09 kPa
Burlington Piers (AUT) 10:00 PM Humid and Mostly Cloudy 24.6°C NNE (230°) at 7 km/h 82% 33 101.05 kPa
Burlington Piers (AUT) 11:00 PM Humid and Overcast 24.5°C NNE (230°) at 9 km/h 83% 33 101.06 kPa

Conditions at Burlington Piers (AUT) (5.75 km away). Weather courtesy of Environment Canada Data.

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

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

ValuePersonRecord Held Span OR


  • CFL (Game score/boxscore)


  • Steve Daniel/CFL


  • Data is verified (Data Complete)