Season Summary

  • Finished 4th (in tiebreaker) in the West Division and won a playoff position in the crossover
  •  
  • East Division Semi-final
Week Date/Time (EDT Result Attendance TV
B
Tue Jun 3 9:30 PM
BC 19 @ CGY 26 L 25,013  
C
Tue Jun 10 10:30 PM
EDM 38 @ BC 9 L 12,319  
Week Date/Time (EDT Result Attendance TV
1
Fri Jun 20 10:30 PM
WPG 34 @ BC 27 L 20,191 TSN
2
Sat Jun 28 7:00 PM
BC 30 @ SSK 32 L 22,155 CBC
3
Fri Jul 4 10:30 PM
TOR 27 @ BC 30 OT W 20,131 TSN
4
Sat Jul 12 7:00 PM
BC 28 @ MTL 27 W 20,202 CBC, RDS
5
Fri Jul 18 7:30 PM
BC 48 @ OTT 14 W 23,800 TSN
6
Thu Jul 24 11:00 PM
OTT 19 @ BC 37 W 21,554 TSN
7
Fri Aug 1 7:00 PM
BC 26 @ TOR 28 OT L 15,623 TSN
8
Fri Aug 8 10:30 PM
CGY 4 @ BC 48 W 24,222 TSN
9
Sat Aug 16 10:00 PM
BC 30 @ CGY 7 W 30,217 CBC
10
Fri Aug 22 10:30 PM
HAM 25 @ BC 47 W 23,010 TSN
12
Sat Sep 6 9:00 PM
BC 2 @ SSK 28 L 27,495  
13
Sat Sep 13 10:30 PM
EDM 34 @ BC 30 L 27,070 TSN
14
Sat Sep 20 3:00 PM
BC 26 @ WPG 20 W 27,605 CBC
15
Fri Sep 26 10:00 PM
BC 7 @ EDM 27 L 44,432 TSN
16
Sat Oct 4 10:30 PM
WPG 31 @ BC 35 W 25,951  
17
Sat Oct 11 10:30 PM
MTL 24 @ BC 28 W 21,046 RDS
18
Sat Oct 18 3:00 PM
BC 29 @ HAM 23 W 13,106 CBC
19
Sat Oct 25 10:30 PM
SSK 26 @ BC 23 L 29,706 CABLE
Week Date/Time (EST Result Attendance TV
P1
Sun Nov 2 3:00 PM
BC 7 @ TOR 28 L 21,029 CBC, RDS
GP W L T PTS PF PA Streak L6
Pre-season 2 0 2 0 0 28 64 L2 0-2-0
Regular Season 18 11 7 0 22 531 430 L1 4-2-0
    Home 9 6 3 0 12 305 224 L1 4-2-0
    Visitor 9 5 4 0 10 226 206 W1 3-3-0
   Divisional opponent 10 4 6 0 8 258 243 L1 2-4-0
   Non-divisional opponent 8 7 1 0 14 273 187 W3 5-1-0

Full 2003 League Standings

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 (4-1-0) 3 (2-1-0) 1 (0-1-0) 5 (4-1-0) 0 (0-0-0) 4 (1-3-0) 10 (8-2-0) 3 (2-1-0) 5 (1-4-0)
After 2nd 6 (5-1-0) 0 (0-0-0) 3 (1-2-0) 6 (4-2-0) 0 (0-0-0) 3 (1-2-0) 12 (9-3-0) 0 (0-0-0) 6 (2-4-0)
After 3rd 4 (4-0-0) 1 (0-1-0) 4 (2-2-0) 5 (4-1-0) 0 (0-0-0) 4 (1-3-0) 9 (8-1-0) 1 (0-1-0) 8 (3-5-0)
After 4th 5 (5-0-0) 1 (1-0-0) 3 (0-3-0) 5 (5-0-0) 1 (0-1-0) 3 (0-3-0) 10 (10-0-0) 2 (1-1-0) 6 (0-6-0)
After OT1 1 (1-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 1 (0-1-0) 0 (0-0-0) 1 (1-0-0) 1 (0-1-0) 0 (0-0-0)
After OT2 0 (0-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 1 (0-1-0) 0 (0-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 1 (0-1-0)
Opponent Opp. Win %
Divisional 0.567 2-3-0 (5) 2-3-0 (5)
Non-Divisional 0.417 4-0-0 (4) 3-1-0 (4)
Calgary Stampeders (2) 0.278
Edmonton Elks (2) 0.722
Saskatchewan Roughriders (3) 0.611
Winnipeg Blue Bombers (3) 0.611
Hamilton Tiger-Cats (2) 0.056
Montreal Alouettes (2) 0.722
Ottawa RedBlacks (2) 0.389
Toronto Argonauts (2) 0.500
20032002 +/-
Average Combined Score 53.39 +4.56
Average Winning Score 35.09 +2.39
Average Losing Score 20.71 +1.59
Average Home Score 33.89 +2.33
Average Visitor Score 25.11 +3.33
Average Margin of Victory 15.00 +0.50
Average Margin of Loss 9.14 +1.14
1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final
HVT HVT HVT HVT H (PPG)V (PPG)T (PPG)
BC 9049139 6569134 5449103 9355148 305 (33.9)226 (25.1)531 (29.5)
Opponent 474390 6051111 6637103 5169120 206 (22.9)224 (24.9)430 (23.9)
Head Coach
Assistant Coaches
  • Steve Buratto – Offensive Coordinator
  • Dan Dorazio – Offensive line
  • Jacques Chapdelaine – Receivers
  • Paul Arslanian – Defensive Coordinator
  • Richard Harris – Defensive line
  • Mike Benevides – Special teams
BC Lions 2003 Stars of the Week
Offensive Star
  • 2 – Geroy Simon
  • 1 – Dave Dickenson
Defensive Star
  • 1 – Carl Kidd
Lineman Star
  • 1 – Cameron Legault
  • 1 – Ray Jacobs
Special Teams Star
  • 1 – Frank Cutolo
2003 Player Awards and Nominations
2003 Most Outstanding
2003 Other Awards
BC Lions 2003 All-Star Selections
3 All-Canadian Selections
SB Geroy Simon
DE Ray Jacobs
LB Barrin Simpson
7 All-Division Selections
QB Dave Dickenson
SB Geroy Simon
T Cory Mantyka
DE Ray Jacobs
LB Barrin Simpson
CB Eric Carter
S Mark Washington

* – indicates unanimous selection

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2003 BC Lions Canadian Amateur Draft Picks
Round–Pick
(Overall)
[Via]Player (Position)College/Program
1–6 (6)   Paris Jackson (WR) Utah
2–6 (15)   Javier Glatt (LB) British Columbia (UBC)
3–6 (24)   Carl Gourgues (OL) Laval
5–6 (41)   Nicholas Hoffman (FB) McGill

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