The BC Lions’ 2002 Season

Season Summary

BC Lions 2002 Full Schedule/Results

Team Roster and Stats

BC Lions 2002 Record
GP W L T OTL PTS PF PA Streak L6
Pre-season 2 1 1 0 0 2 35 28 W1 1-1-0
Regular Season 18 10 8 0 0 20 480 399 W1 4-2-0
    Home 9 7 2 0 0 14 284 192 W6 6-0-0
    Visitor 9 3 6 0 0 6 196 207 L2 3-3-0
   Divisional opponent 10 5 5 0 0 10 251 217 W1 4-2-0
   Non-divisional opponent 8 5 3 0 0 10 229 182 W5 5-1-0

Full 2002 League Standings

BC Lions 2002 Opponent Appearances

Opponent Opp. Win %
Divisional 0.533 4-1-0 (5) 1-4-0 (5)
Non-Divisional 0.444 3-1-0 (4) 2-2-0 (4)
Calgary Stampeders (3) 0.333
Edmonton Eskimos (2) 0.722
Saskatchewan Roughriders (2) 0.444
Winnipeg Blue Bombers (3) 0.667
Hamilton Tiger-Cats (2) 0.389
Montreal Alouettes (2) 0.722
Toronto Argonauts (2) 0.444
Ottawa Renegades (2) 0.222

Coaches

Head Coaches

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Assistant Coaches
  • Dave Arslanian – Offensive Coordinator
  • Tim Hook – Offensive line
  • Wayne Dickens – Receivers
  • Paul Arslanian – Defensive Coordinator
  • Jerome Erdman – Defensive backs
  • Richard Harris – Lead Assistant

2002 BC Lions Attendance

  • Capacity: 40,800
  • Total: 166,566
  • High: 25,929
  • Avg: 18,507 (9 out of 9 games)
  • Diff from 2001 Avg: -795
  • Low: 14,218
  • Sellouts: 0
  • % of Capacity: 45.36
  • Diff from League Avg: -6,281

More 2002 Attendance Numbers

Team Scoring

20022001 +/-
Average Combined Score 48.83 0.94 +
Average Winning Score 32.70 0.45 +
Average Losing Score 19.13 3.23 +
Average Home Score 31.56 6.67 +
Average Visitor Score 21.78 0.33 +
Average Margin of Victory 14.50 3.63 +
Average Margin of Loss 8.00 3.50 -

Stadium

  • 2002 home stadium: BC Place Stadium
  • Capacity: 40,800
  • Playing surface: Fixed Artificial Turf (AstroTurf-like)
  • Previous stadium change: 1995 – Reconfiguration partially closed upper bowl

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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 663298 6464128 7628104 7872150 284 (31.6)196 (21.8)480 (26.7)
Opponent 273966 7976155 175168 6941110 207 (23.0)192 (21.3)399 (22.2)

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

BC Lions 2002 Stars of the Week

Offensive Star

  • 1 – Alfred Jackson

Defensive Star

  • 1 – Derrick Lewis
  • 1 – Brendon Ayanbadejo
  • 1 – Carl Kidd
  • 1 – Tony Walker

Lineman Star

  • None

Special Teams Star

  • 1 – Tyrone Taylor

BC Lions 2002 Player Awards and Nominations

2002 Most Outstanding
  • Player — Carl Kidd (Team Nominee)
  • Defensive Player — Carl Kidd (Team Nominee)
  • Offensive Lineman — Steve Hardin (Team Nominee)
  • Canadian Player — Sean Millington (Division Finalist)
  • Rookie — Jason Clermont (Winner)

BC Lions 2002 Draft Picks

Round–Pick
(Overall)
[Via]Player (Position)College/Program
1–4 (4) Jason Clermont (SB) Regina
1–6 (6) [EDM] Paul Cheng (DL) Simon Fraser
2–8 (17) [WPG, OTT, WPG] Brett Romberg (OL) Miami
3–4 (22) Chris Gayton (LB) Kentucky
4–4 (31) John Williams (RB) Edinboro
6–4 (49) Jarel Cockburn (WR) Columbia
6–8 (53) [WPG] Joe Orel (WR) Manitoba

BC Lions 2002 All-Star Selections

3 All-Canadian Selections
LB Barrin Simpson
LB Brendon Ayanbadejo
CB Eric Carter
8 All-Division Selections
C Jamie Taras
G Steve Hardin
DE Herman Smith, III
LB Carl Kidd
LB Barrin Simpson
LB Brendon Ayanbadejo
DHB Derrick “Bo” Lewis
CB Eric Carter

* – indicates unanimous selection

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Week Game Details (EDT
A 2
Wed. June 12
9:30 PM
BC 8 @ CGY 24 L 27,664
B 6
Tue. June 18
10:30 PM
WPG 4 @ BC 27 W 9,544
1 10
Tue. June 25
7:30 PM
BC 20 @ MTL 27 L 19,628 RDS
14
Sat. June 29
7:30 PM
BC 15 @ HAM 27 L 16,032 TSN
3 19
Tue. July 9
10:30 PM
TOR 30 @ BC 22 L 15,796 TSN
4 26
Thu. July 18
10:30 PM
HAM 21 @ BC 51 W 14,218 TSN
5 31
Fri. July 26
9:00 PM
BC 27 @ EDM 37 L 32,844 TSN
6 35
Thu. Aug. 1
10:30 PM
CGY 23 @ BC 15 L 15,117 TSN
7 40
Fri. Aug. 9
8:30 PM
BC 29 @ WPG 21 W 28,734 TSN
8 44
Thu. Aug. 15
10:30 PM
OTT 18 @ BC 22 W 15,258
9 46
Wed. Aug. 21
10:30 PM
MTL 37 @ BC 48 W 17,221 RDS, TSN
10 51
Fri. Aug. 30
7:30 PM
BC 28 @ OTT 4 W 22,343 TSN
11 58
Sun. Sept. 8
5:00 PM
BC 28 @ WPG 44 L 27,298
12 59
Fri. Sept. 13
10:30 PM
EDM 18 @ BC 23 W 21,886 TSN
14 67
Fri. Sept. 27
10:30 PM
WPG 28 @ BC 38 W 20,191 TSN
15 72
Sat. Oct. 5
3:00 PM
BC 23 @ TOR 18 W 16,827 CBC
16 75
Fri. Oct. 11
10:30 PM
CGY 14 @ BC 37 W 20,950 TSN
17 80
Sat. Oct. 19
3:00 PM
BC 11 @ SSK 13 L 24,957 CBC
18 86
Sun. Oct. 27
4:00 PM
BC 15 @ CGY 16 L 31,698 TSN
19 87
Fri. Nov. 1
10:30 PM
SSK 3 @ BC 28 W 25,929 TSN
P1 92
Sun. Nov. 10
4:00 PM
BC 3 @ WPG 30 L 22,508 CBC, RDS