The BC Lions’ 1991 Season

Season Summary

BC Lions 1991 Full Schedule/Results

Team Roster and Stats

BC Lions 1991 Record
GP W L T PTS PF PA Streak L6
Pre-season 2 1 1 0 2 48 66 W1 1-1-0
Regular Season 18 11 7 0 22 661 587 L1 4-2-0
    Home 9 4 5 0 8 313 316 L3 2-4-0
    Visitor 9 7 2 0 14 348 271 W5 5-1-0
   Divisional opponent 10 5 5 0 10 388 364 W2 4-2-0
   Non-divisional opponent 8 6 2 0 12 273 223 L1 4-2-0

Full 1991 League Standings

BC Lions 1991 Opponent Appearances

Opponent Opp. Win %
Divisional 0.544 1-4-0 (5) 4-1-0 (5)
Non-Divisional 0.444 3-1-0 (4) 3-1-0 (4)
Calgary Stampeders (4) 0.611
Edmonton Eskimos (3) 0.667
Saskatchewan Roughriders (3) 0.333
Hamilton Tiger-Cats (2) 0.167
Ottawa Rough Riders (2) 0.389
Toronto Argonauts (2) 0.722
Winnipeg Blue Bombers (2) 0.500

Coaches

Head Coach

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Assistant Coaches
  • Bob Heffner – Offensive line
  • Jeff Reinebold – Receivers
  • Joseph Paopao – Quarterbacks
  • Bob Vespaziani – Front Seven
  • Eugene Gaines – Defensive secondary

1991 BC Lions Attendance

  • Capacity: 59,478
  • Total: 368,000
  • High: 54,108
  • Avg: 40,888 (9 out of 9 games)
  • Diff from 1990 Avg: +7,233
  • Low: 24,722
  • Sellouts: 0
  • % of Capacity: 68.75
  • Diff from League Avg: +13,083

More 1991 Attendance Numbers

Team Scoring

19911990 +/-
Average Combined Score 69.33 6.00 +
Average Winning Score 40.18 8.85 +
Average Losing Score 31.29 4.56 +
Average Home Score 34.78 7.78 +
Average Visitor Score 38.67 7.89 +
Average Margin of Victory 10.82 0.85 -
Average Margin of Loss 6.43 9.03 -

Stadium

  • 1991 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 284472 10292194 7367140 95131226 313 (34.8)348 (38.7)661 (36.7)
Opponent 5561116 11270182 4967116 8059139 271 (30.1)316 (35.1)587 (32.6)

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

BC Lions 1991 Stars of the Week

Offensive Star

  • 6 – Doug Flutie
  • 1 – Ray Alexander
  • 1 – Jon Volpe
  • 1 – Darren Flutie

Defensive Star

  • 1 – Bruce Holmes
  • 1 – Chris Major

Lineman Star

  • 1 – Jamie Taras
  • 1 – Lyneil Mayo

BC Lions 1991 Player Awards and Nominations

1991 Most Outstanding
  • Player — Doug Flutie (Winner)
  • Defensive Player — O.J. Brigance (Team Nominee)
  • Offensive Lineman — Jim Mills (Winner)
  • Canadian Player — Matt Clark (Team Nominee)
  • Rookie — Jon Volpe (Winner)

BC Lions 1991 Draft Picks

Round–Pick
(Overall)
[Via]Player (Position)College/Program
1–4 (4) [SSK] Bart Hull (FB) Boise State
1–8 (8) [SSK, WPG] Bruce Beaton (DE) Acadia
4–2 (26) Andre Patterson (DB) Simon Fraser
6–2 (42) Lloyd Joseph (DL) Valley City State
7–2 (50) David Serieska (OL) Simon Fraser
8–2 (58) Troy Van Vliet (LB) British Columbia (UBC)

BC Lions 1991 All-Star Selections

5 All-Canadian Selections
QB Doug Flutie*
SB Matt Clark
WR Ray Alexander*
G Leo Groenewegen
T Jim Mills
8 All-Division Selections
QB Doug Flutie*
RB Jon Volpe*
SB Matt Clark
WR Ray Alexander*
G Leo Groenewegen
T Jim Mills*
DE Stewart Hill
OLB O.J. Brigance

* – indicates unanimous selection

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Week Game Details (EDT
A 5
Thu. June 27
9:30 PM
BC 10 @ EDM 31 L 31,029
B 9
Thu. July 4
10:30 PM
SSK 35 @ BC 38 W 21,973
1 11
Thu. July 11
10:30 PM
CGY 39 @ BC 34 L 24,722 TSN
2 17
Fri. July 19
8:30 PM
BC 26 @ WPG 23 OT W 26,862 TSN
3 20
Thu. July 25
10:30 PM
EDM 36 @ BC 37 W 31,747 TSN
4 23
Thu. Aug. 1
10:30 PM
TOR 41 @ BC 52 OT W 53,527 CBC
5 27
Thu. Aug. 8
9:30 PM
BC 30 @ CGY 34 OT L 31,159
6 32
Thu. Aug. 15
10:30 PM
CGY 37 @ BC 28 OT L 45,489 TSN
7 35
Wed. Aug. 21
9:30 PM
BC 50 @ SSK 47 W 21,434
8 38
Tue. Aug. 27
7:30 PM
BC 25 @ TOR 34 L 39,508
9 45
Wed. Sept. 4
10:30 PM
OTT 20 @ BC 24 W 28,107 CBC
10 48
Sun. Sept. 8
1:30 PM
BC 56 @ OTT 29 W 24,171 CBC
11 51
Sat. Sept. 14
10:30 PM
WPG 23 @ BC 36 W 41,285 TSN
12 55
Sat. Sept. 21
10:30 PM
SSK 49 @ BC 47 L 41,192 TSN
13 59
Sat. Sept. 28
7:30 PM
BC 37 @ HAM 27 W 13,626 CBC
14 65
Sun. Oct. 6
3:30 PM
BC 49 @ CGY 34 W 21,146 TSN
15 67
Sat. Oct. 12
10:30 PM
EDM 45 @ BC 38 OT L 54,108
16 73
Sun. Oct. 20
3:30 PM
BC 39 @ EDM 38 OT W 30,472 TSN
17 76
Sun. Oct. 27
2:30 PM
BC 36 @ SSK 5 W 18,192 CBC
18 78
Sat. Nov. 2
11:10 PM
HAM 26 @ BC 17 L 47,823 CBC
P1 83
Sun. Nov. 10
4:30 PM
BC 41 @ CGY 43 L 14,026 CBC