The BC Lions’ 1954 Season

Season Summary

  • Finished 5th in the WIFU

BC Lions 1954 Full Schedule/Results

Team Roster and Stats

BC Lions 1954 Record
GP W L T PTS PF PA Streak L6
Pre-season 2 0 2 0 0 0 34 L2 0-2-0
Regular Season 16 1 15 0 2 100 345 L9 0-6-0
    Home 8 1 7 0 2 43 120 L5 1-5-0
    Visitor 8 0 8 0 0 57 225 L8 0-6-0

Full 1954 League Standings

BC Lions 1954 Opponent Appearances

Opponent Opp. Win %
Divisional 0.609 1-7-0 (8) 0-8-0 (8)
Non-Divisional 0.000 0-0-0 (0) 0-0-0 (0)
Calgary Stampeders (4) 0.500
Edmonton Eskimos (4) 0.688
Saskatchewan Roughriders (4) 0.688
Winnipeg Blue Bombers (4) 0.563

Coaches

Head Coach

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1954 BC Lions Attendance

  • Capacity: 32,375
  • Total: 134,983
  • High: 21,186
  • Avg: 16,872 (8 out of 8 games)
  • Diff from 1953 Avg: +16,872
  • Low: 10,775
  • Sellouts: 0
  • % of Capacity: 52.12
  • Diff from League Avg: +14,042

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Team Scoring

19541953 +/-
Average Combined Score 27.81 27.81 +
Average Winning Score 9.00 9.00 +
Average Losing Score 6.07 6.07 +
Average Home Score 5.38 5.38 +
Average Visitor Score 7.13 7.13 +
Average Margin of Victory 5.00 5.00 +
Average Margin of Loss 16.67 16.67 +

Stadium

  • 1954 home stadium: Empire Stadium
  • Capacity: 32,375
  • Playing surface: Natural Grass
  • Previous stadium change: 1954 – Opened 1954

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Regular Season Scoring Summary by Quarter

1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final
HVT HVT HVT HVT H (PPG)V (PPG)T (PPG)
BC 6713 6612 141529 172946 43 (5.4)57 (7.1)100 (6.3)
Opponent 346195 413475 194665 2684110 225 (28.1)120 (15.0)345 (21.6)

Lead/Trailed Record by Quarter

Home Visitor Total
Quarter Lead (Record) Tied (Record) Trailed (Record) Lead (Record) Tied (Record) Trailed (Record) Lead (Record) Tied (Record) Trailed (Record)
After 1st 1 (1-0-0) 2 (0-2-0) 5 (0-5-0) 1 (0-1-0) 1 (0-1-0) 6 (0-6-0) 2 (1-1-0) 3 (0-3-0) 11 (0-11-0)
After 2nd 2 (1-1-0) 0 (0-0-0) 6 (0-6-0) 1 (0-1-0) 0 (0-0-0) 7 (0-7-0) 3 (1-2-0) 0 (0-0-0) 13 (0-13-0)
After 3rd 1 (1-0-0) 2 (0-2-0) 5 (0-5-0) 2 (0-2-0) 0 (0-0-0) 6 (0-6-0) 3 (1-2-0) 2 (0-2-0) 11 (0-11-0)
After 4th 1 (1-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 7 (0-7-0) 0 (0-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 8 (0-8-0) 1 (1-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 15 (0-15-0)

BC Lions 1954 All-Star Selections

1 All-Division Selections
DG Bob Levenhagen

* – indicates unanimous selection

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Week Game Details (EDT
A 1
Wed. Aug. 11
MTL 22 @ BC 0 L 19,371
B 7
Wed. Aug. 18
HAM 12 @ BC 0 L 10,000
2 13
Sat. Aug. 28
WPG 8 @ BC 6 L 20,606
15
Mon. Aug. 30
SSK 17 @ BC 0 L 14,878
3 18
Sat. Sept. 4
BC 0 @ CGY 34 L 15,000
19
Mon. Sept. 6
BC 6 @ EDM 12 L 18,000
4 22
Sat. Sept. 11
BC 7 @ SSK 17 L 13,000
24
Mon. Sept. 13
BC 17 @ WPG 22 L 16,760
5 25
Sat. Sept. 18
CGY 4 @ BC 9 W 18,786
27
Mon. Sept. 20
EDM 23 @ BC 13 L 21,186
7 34
Sat. Oct. 2
BC 12 @ SSK 43 L 12,000
36
Mon. Oct. 4
BC 6 @ WPG 24 L 15,273
8 37
Sat. Oct. 9
CGY 13 @ BC 6 L 18,555
39
Mon. Oct. 11
BC 6 @ CGY 42 L 12,500
9 41
Sat. Oct. 16
BC 3 @ EDM 31 L 15,000
43
Mon. Oct. 18
EDM 22 @ BC 0 L 13,136
10 45
Sat. Oct. 23
WPG 18 @ BC 0 L 17,061
47
Mon. Oct. 25
SSK 15 @ BC 9 L 10,775