The BC Lions’ 1990 Season

Season Summary

  • Finished 4th in the West Division

BC Lions 1990 Full Schedule/Results

Team Roster and Stats

BC Lions 1990 Record
GP W L T PTS PF PA Streak L6
Pre-season 2 2 0 0 4 60 43 W2 2-0-0
Regular Season 18 6 11 1 13 520 620 W1 3-3-0
    Home 9 2 6 1 5 243 338 W1 1-5-0
    Visitor 9 4 5 0 8 277 282 W2 3-3-0
   Divisional opponent 10 4 5 1 9 292 329 W1 3-3-0
   Non-divisional opponent 8 2 6 0 4 228 291 L1 1-5-0

Full 1990 League Standings

BC Lions 1990 Opponent Appearances

Opponent Opp. Win %
Divisional 0.558 1-3-1 (5) 3-2-0 (5)
Non-Divisional 0.486 1-3-0 (4) 1-3-0 (4)
Calgary Stampeders (3) 0.639
Edmonton Eskimos (3) 0.556
Saskatchewan Roughriders (4) 0.500
Hamilton Tiger-Cats (2) 0.333
Ottawa Rough Riders (2) 0.389
Toronto Argonauts (2) 0.556
Winnipeg Blue Bombers (2) 0.667

Coaches

Head Coaches

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Assistant Coaches
  • Bob Heffner – Offensive line
  • Larry Dauterive – Running backs
  • Charlie West – Defensive Coordinator
  • Jerry Keeling – Defensive secondary
  • Jim Taubert – Defensive line

1990 BC Lions Attendance

  • Capacity: 59,478
  • Total: 269,868
  • High: 36,330
  • Avg: 29,985 (9 out of 9 games)
  • Diff from 1989 Avg: -2,105
  • Low: 22,668
  • Sellouts: 0
  • % of Capacity: 50.41
  • Diff from League Avg: +3,075

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Team Scoring

19901989 +/-
Average Combined Score 63.33 3.44 +
Average Winning Score 31.33 6.52 -
Average Losing Score 26.73 3.45 +
Average Home Score 27.00 3.22 -
Average Visitor Score 30.78 3.11 +
Average Margin of Victory 11.67 1.05 -
Average Margin of Loss 15.45 4.09 +

Stadium

  • 1990 home stadium: BC Place Stadium
  • Capacity: 59,478
  • Playing surface: Fixed Artificial Turf (AstroTurf-like)
  • Previous stadium change: 1985 – Expansion

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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 4758105 7672148 5454108 6393156 243 (27.0)277 (30.8)520 (28.9)
Opponent 8645131 8795182 6055115 10287189 282 (31.3)338 (37.6)620 (34.4)

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 3 (1-2-0) 1 (1-0-0) 5 (0-4-1) 5 (4-1-0) 1 (0-1-0) 3 (0-3-0) 8 (5-3-0) 2 (1-1-0) 8 (0-7-1)
After 2nd 2 (2-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 7 (0-6-1) 5 (4-1-0) 0 (0-0-0) 4 (0-4-0) 7 (6-1-0) 0 (0-0-0) 11 (0-10-1)
After 3rd 3 (2-1-0) 0 (0-0-0) 6 (0-5-1) 5 (4-1-0) 0 (0-0-0) 4 (0-4-0) 8 (6-2-0) 0 (0-0-0) 10 (0-9-1)
After 4th 2 (2-0-0) 1 (0-0-1) 6 (0-6-0) 4 (4-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 5 (0-5-0) 6 (6-0-0) 1 (0-0-1) 11 (0-11-0)
After OT1 0 (0-0-0) 1 (0-0-1) 0 (0-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 1 (0-0-1) 0 (0-0-0)

BC Lions 1990 Stars of the Week

Offensive Star

  • None

Defensive Star

  • 2 – Doug Landry

Lineman Star

  • 1 – Jim Mills

BC Lions 1990 Player Awards and Nominations

1990 Most Outstanding
  • Player — Willie Pless (Team Nominee)
  • Defensive Player — Willie Pless (Team Nominee)
  • Offensive Lineman — Jim Mills (Winner)
  • Canadian Player — Jay Christensen (Team Nominee)
  • Rookie — Deatrich Wise (Team Nominee)

BC Lions 1990 Draft Picks

Round–Pick
(Overall)
[Via]Player (Position)College/Program
1–2 (2) Ian Beckles (OG) Indiana
2–2 (10) Ken Whitney (OG) California Lutheran
2–4 (12) [TOR] Keith Kelly (RB) Bishop's
4–2 (26) Carl Coulter (OG) Carleton
5–2 (34) Moe Elenowibi (OG) Brigham Young
6–2 (42) Doug Shorman (LB) British Columbia (UBC)
7–2 (50) Phil Poirier (DT) Cincinnati
8–2 (58) Richard Kitchener (OT) Simon Fraser

BC Lions 1990 All-Star Selections

2 All-Canadian Selections
T Jim Mills
OLB Willie Pless
3 All-Division Selections
WR Ray Alexander
T Jim Mills
OLB Willie Pless*

* – indicates unanimous selection

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Week Game Details (EDT
A 4
Thu. June 28
10:30 PM
EDM 23 @ BC 24 W 27,905
B 7
Tue. July 3
8:30 PM
BC 36 @ WPG 20 W 32,111
1 12
Fri. July 13
10:30 PM
CGY 38 @ BC 38 OT T 34,233 CFN
2 14
Wed. July 18
9:30 PM
BC 23 @ EDM 41 L 38,401 TSN
3 20
Fri. July 27
10:30 PM
WPG 23 @ BC 24 W 34,622 CFN
4 23
Thu. Aug. 2
10:30 PM
SSK 36 @ BC 25 L 33,068 CFN
5 27
Wed. Aug. 8
8:30 PM
BC 14 @ WPG 28 L 25,592 TSN
6 30
Tue. Aug. 14
9:30 PM
BC 32 @ SSK 30 W 22,976 CFN
7 35
Mon. Aug. 20
10:30 PM
HAM 36 @ BC 34 L 32,699 CBC
8 40
Tue. Aug. 28
7:30 PM
BC 34 @ OTT 41 L 22,450 CFN
9 42
Sat. Sept. 1
7:30 PM
BC 43 @ TOR 68 L 31,003 CFN
10 46
Thu. Sept. 6
10:30 PM
TOR 49 @ BC 19 L 36,330 TSN
11 50
Thu. Sept. 13
10:30 PM
EDM 32 @ BC 13 L 26,830 CFN
12 56
Sat. Sept. 22
7:30 PM
BC 34 @ HAM 4 W 10,270 TSN
13 61
Sun. Sept. 30
3:30 PM
BC 34 @ SSK 37 L 26,176 TSN
14 63
Sat. Oct. 6
10:30 PM
OTT 42 @ BC 26 L 25,499 TSN
15 69
Sun. Oct. 14
3:30 PM
BC 33 @ CGY 25 W 18,154 TSN
16 73
Sun. Oct. 21
3:00 PM
BC 30 @ EDM 8 W 37,176 CBC
17 74
Sat. Oct. 27
10:30 PM
CGY 54 @ BC 29 L 22,668 CFN
18 79
Sat. Nov. 3
11:00 PM
SSK 28 @ BC 35 W 23,919 CBC