Hamilton Tiger-Cats 14 @ Shreveport Pirates 26

Game Details

  • Week 15
  • 95th Game of Regular Season (108th Overall)
  • Saturday, Oct. 7, 1995 8 PM EDT ( )
  • (Local)
  • at Independence Stadium in Shreveport, LA
    • Surface: Natural Grass
    • Attendance: 12,619
    • Capacity: 40,000
  • Broadcaster:
    • TSN

Game Notes

Game Summary

The Tiger-Cats traveled to Independence Stadium in Shreveport to take on the Pirates in an attempt to solidify their spot in the 1995 playoffs. It seemed, in the first quarter, that Hamilton might dominate the game. WR Larry Thompson got on the score sheet on an unusual play. Steve Taylor threw a 53 yard pass to Kalin Hall who fumbled. Thompson recovered the fumble and took the bail into the end zone from the 2-yard line for the score. K Paul Osbaldiston booted the convert. Osbaldiston put 6 more points on the board in the quarter extending the lead to 13 as his 42 and 14 yard field goal attempts were successful. Shreveport mounted a come back in the second quarter managing to tie the game before half-time. Kicker Bjorn Nittmo hit 45 and 27 yard field goals to open scoring for the Pirates. RB Martin Patton caught a 30 yard pass from B.J. Tolliver for the major score. Nittmo’s convert tied the game. Hamilton took a lead briefly in the third quarter as Osbaldiston missed a 51 yard field goal attempt but scored the single. The rest of the game belonged to Shreveport. Nittmo got things going with a 49 yard field goal midway through the third quarter. At the 3:10 mark of the fourth quarter, Nittmo made good on a 44 yard field goal attempt, his fourth field goal of the game. B.J. Tolliver sealed the victory for the Pirates with a 34 yard pass to Norman Bradford. Nittmo’s convert made the final tally Shreveport 26 over Hamilton 14.

Source: Game Review, 1995 CFL Weekly Statistical Package

1994 and 1995 Shreveport and Hamilton Matchups
1994Week 5SHR 15 @ HAM 38
Week 7HAM 30 @ SHR 26
1995Week 7SHR 20 @ HAM 30
Week 15HAM 14 @ SHR 26

Pirates record vs Tiger-Cats (Regular Season)

Last decade (1986 to 1995)
  • at Shreveport 1–1–0 (0.500)
  • at Hamilton 0–2–0 (0.000)
  • Shreveport Total 1–3–0 (0.250)
All-time (through 1995)
  • at Shreveport 1–1–0 (0.500)
  • at Hamilton 0–2–0 (0.000)
  • Shreveport Total 1–3–0 (0.250)

Streaks as of Oct. 7, 1995 (Regular Season)

Pirates streak at home vs Tiger-Cats
  • 1L — Aug. 20, 1994
Pirates streak overall vs Tiger-Cats
  • 3L — Aug. 5, 1994 to Aug. 11, 1995

Boxscore

Linescore
1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final
Tiger-Cats 13 0 1 0 14
Pirates 0 13 3 10 26

Tiger-Cats coach: Don Sutherin (L)
Pirates coach: Forrest Gregg (W)

Tiger-Cats (7-8-0) Next vs Lions Oct 15
Pirates (5-11-0) Next vs Barracudas Oct 14

Game Time Weather in Shreveport, LA

October 7th Hourly Weather Summary for Shreveport
Site Local Time Condition Temp. Wind Humidity Pressure
7:00 PM Clear 19.5°C NNE (280°) at 4 km/h 55% 101.72 kPa
8:00 PM Clear 15.6°C NNE (240°) at 4 km/h 74% 101.74 kPa
9:00 PM Clear 14.4°C NA 77% 101.78 kPa
10:00 PM Clear 13.3°C NA 86% 101.80 kPa

Powered by Dark Sky. Estimated conditions at this location.

League Records Set and Approached in HAM @ SHR
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)