Ottawa Rough Riders 9 @ Birmingham Barracudas 40

Game Details

  • Week 12
  • 79th Game of Regular Season (92nd Overall)
  • Sunday, Sept. 17, 1995 1:30 PM EDT ( )
  • (Local)
  • at Legion Field in Birmingham, AL
    • Surface: Fixed Artificial Turf (AstroTurf-like)
    • Attendance: 12,289
    • Capacity: 75,017
  • Broadcaster:
    • CBC

Game Notes

Game Summary

The Birmingham Barracudas kicker Luis Zendejas tied a CFL best for this season kicking 6 field goals which led the way as the ’Cudas devoured the Ottawa Rough Riders. To open scoring in the first quarter Zendejas kicked three field goals from 40, 43, and 20 yards respectively. Just before the first quarter ended, QB Matt Dunigan connected with Schredrick Austin on a 41 yard passing play for a TD. Zendejas kicked the convert. The only scoring of the second quarter was a 19 yard Zendejas field goal giving the Barracudas a 19 to 0 lead at half time. Dunigan teamed up with Marcus Grant on a 37 yard passing play to open the second half scoring. Again, Zendejas kicked the convert. Zendejas’ fifth FG came at the 7:54 mark of the third quarter from 17 yards out. Wayne Lammle put Ottawa on the score sheet hitting a 26 yard field goal. With no time on the clock in the third quarter, Zendejas missed a 43 yard field goal attempt but recorded a single. Maclin Cody of the ’Cudas was the recipient of Dunigan’s third TD pass of the game. The 4 yard strike, along with Zendejas’ field goal gave Birmingham a 34 point lead. The only bright spot of the day for Ottawa came at the 8:46 mark of the fourth quarter. Mark Ricks returned Scott Player’s punt 97 yards for a touchdown. Ottawa attempted a two-point convert but failed. Zendejas topped his outstanding night with a 22 yard field goal. The final score from Legion Field in Birmingham, Barracudas 40 — Rough Riders 9.

Source: Game Review, 1995 CFL Weekly Statistical Package

1994 and 1995 Birmingham and Ottawa Matchups
1995Week 10BRM 56 @ OTT 46
Week 12OTT 9 @ BRM 40

Barracudas record vs Rough Riders (Regular Season)

Last decade (1986 to 1995)
  • at Birmingham 1–0–0 (1.000)
  • at Ottawa 1–0–0 (1.000)
  • Birmingham Total 2–0–0 (1.000)
All-time (through 1995)
  • at Birmingham 1–0–0 (1.000)
  • at Ottawa 1–0–0 (1.000)
  • Birmingham Total 2–0–0 (1.000)

Streaks as of Sept. 17, 1995 (Regular Season)

Barracudas streak at home vs Rough Riders
Barracudas streak overall vs Rough Riders
  • 1W — Sept. 1, 1995

Boxscore

Linescore
1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final
Rough Riders 0 0 3 6 9
Barracudas 16 3 11 10 40

Rough Riders coach: Jim Gilstrap (L)
Barracudas coach: Pepper Rodgers (W)

Rough Riders (2-11-0) Next vs Texans Sep 30
Barracudas (7-5-0) Next @ Mad Dogs Sep 24

Game Time Weather in Birmingham, AL

September 17th Hourly Weather Summary for Birmingham
Site Local Time Condition Temp. Wind Humidity Pressure
12:00 PM Mostly Cloudy 28.3°C NNE (320°) at 18 km/h 63% 101.36 kPa
1:00 PM Partly Cloudy 28.5°C NE (350°) at 19 km/h 60% 101.34 kPa
2:00 PM Partly Cloudy 29.1°C NE (350°) at 17 km/h 56% 101.27 kPa
3:00 PM Partly Cloudy 28.9°C NE (350°) at 21 km/h 56% 101.22 kPa
4:00 PM Mostly Cloudy 28.4°C NE (340°) at 19 km/h 56% 101.22 kPa

Powered by Dark Sky. Estimated conditions at this location.

League Records Set and Approached in OTT @ BRM
Including known plays over 55 yards

CategoryCurrent
Rank
Original
Rank
ValuePersonRecord Held Span OR

Sources

  • CFL (Game score/boxscore)

Contributors

  • Steve Daniel/CFL

Notices

  • Data is verified (Data Complete)