The BC Lions’ 2016 Season

Season Summary

BC Lions 2016 Full Schedule/Results

Team Roster and Stats

BC Lions 2016 Record
GP W L T PTS PF PA Streak L6
Pre-season 2 1 1 0 2 49 47 L1 1-1-0
Regular Season 18 12 6 0 24 545 454 W3 4-2-0
Home 9 6 3 0 12 271 256 W2 4-2-0
Visitor 9 6 3 0 12 274 198 W1 4-2-0
Intra-division 10 5 5 0 10 297 274 W3 3-3-0
Inter-division 8 7 1 0 14 248 180 W6 6-0-0

Full 2016 League Standings

BC Lions 2016 Opponent Appearances

Opponent@ BCBC @
Calgary Stampeders (3)1-1-0 (2)0-1-0 (1)
Edmonton Eskimos (2)1-0-0 (1)0-1-0 (1)
Hamilton Tiger-Cats (2)1-0-0 (1)1-0-0 (1)
Montreal Alouettes (2)1-0-0 (1)1-0-0 (1)
Saskatchewan Roughriders (3)1-0-0 (1)2-0-0 (2)
Toronto Argonauts (2)0-1-0 (1)1-0-0 (1)
Winnipeg Blue Bombers (2)0-1-0 (1)0-1-0 (1)
Ottawa RedBlacks (2)1-0-0 (1)1-0-0 (1)

Coaches

Head Coach

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Assistant Coaches
  • Mark Washington – Defensive Coordinator
  • Mark Washington – Defensive backs
  • Khari Jones – Offensive Coordinator
  • Marcello Simmons – Special Teams Coordinator
  • Khari Jones – Quarterbacks
  • Chris Tormey – Linebackers
  • Dan Dorazio – Offensive line
  • Adam Blasetti – Running backs
  • Marcel Bellefeuille – Receivers
  • Robin Ross – Defensive line

2016 BC Lions Attendance

  • Capacity: 27,500
  • High: 26,481
  • Avg: 21,055 (9 out of 9 games)
  • Variance over 2015 Avg: -2,006
  • Low: 18,107
  • Sellouts: 0
  • % of Capacity: 76.57
  • Variance from League Avg: -3,635

More 2016 Attendance Numbers

Team Scoring

20162015 +/-
Average Combined Score 55.50 4.22 +
Average Winning Score 32.58 0.30 +
Average Losing Score 25.67 6.48 +
Average Home Score 30.11 3.67 +
Average Visitor Score 30.44 8.33 +
Average Margin of Victory 11.83 1.40 +
Average Margin of Loss 8.50 2.59 -

Stadium

  • 2016 home stadium: BC Place Stadium
  • Capacity: 27,500
  • Playing surface: Granulated Rubber Filled Artificial Turf (FieldTurf-like)
  • Previous stadium change: 2015 – Reconfiguration 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 6450114 9071161 4777124 7076146 271 (30.1)274 (30.4)545 (30.3)
Opponent 383977 6079139 7429103 8448132 198 (22.0)256 (28.4)454 (25.2)

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 5 (4-1-0) 0 (0-0-0) 4 (2-2-0) 6 (4-2-0) 1 (1-0-0) 2 (1-1-0) 11 (8-3-0) 1 (1-0-0) 6 (3-3-0)
After 2nd 5 (5-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 4 (1-3-0) 5 (3-2-0) 0 (0-0-0) 4 (3-1-0) 10 (8-2-0) 0 (0-0-0) 8 (4-4-0)
After 3rd 4 (4-0-0) 1 (0-1-0) 4 (2-2-0) 6 (4-2-0) 0 (0-0-0) 3 (2-1-0) 10 (8-2-0) 1 (0-1-0) 7 (4-3-0)
After 4th 6 (6-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 3 (0-3-0) 6 (6-0-0) 1 (0-1-0) 2 (0-2-0) 12 (12-0-0) 1 (0-1-0) 5 (0-5-0)
After OT1 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)

BC Lions 2016 Top Performers of the Week

Top Performer of the Week

  • 3 – Solomon Elimimian
  • 3 – Emmanuel Arceneaux
  • 1 – Jonathon Jennings
  • 1 – Loucheiz Purifoy
  • 1 – Jeremiah Johnson

BC Lions 2016 Player Awards and Nominations

2016 Most Outstanding
  • Player — Jonathon Jennings (Team Nominee)
  • Defensive Player — Solomon Elimimian (Winner)
  • Offensive Lineman — Jovan Olafioye (Team Nominee)
  • Canadian Player — Shawn Gore (Team Nominee)
  • Rookie — Antonio Johnson (Team Nominee)
  • Special Teams Player — Chris Rainey (Team Nominee)
2016 Other Awards
  • Tom Pate Memorial Award — Marco Iannuzzi (Winner)
  • Jake Gaudaur Veteran's Award — Hunter Steward (Team Nominee)

BC Lions 2016 Draft Picks

Round–Pick
(Overall)
[Via]Player (Position)College/Program
1–6 (5) [HAM] Charles Vaillancourt (OL) Laval
2–4 (12) Anthony Thompson (DB) Southern Illinois
3–6 (23) [HAM] Brett Blaszko (WR) Calgary
4–4 (30) [HAM, BC] Dillon Guy (OL) Buffalo
4–6 (32) [HAM] Shaquille Johnson (WR) Western Ontario
6–4 (48) Brennan Van Nistelrooy (DB) Alberta
7–4 (57) Nathan O'Halloran (FB) Windsor
8–4 (65) Boyd Richardson (DL) British Columbia

All-Star Selections

6 All-Canadian Selections
R Emmanuel Arceneaux
T Jovan Olafioye
LB Adam Bighill
LB Solomon Elimimian
P Richie Leone
ST Chris Rainey
8 All-Division Selections
R Bryan Burnham
R Emmanuel Arceneaux
T Jovan Olafioye
DE Alex Bazzie
LB Solomon Elimimian
LB Adam Bighill
P Richie Leone
ST Chris Rainey

* – indicates unanimous selection

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Week Game Details (EDT
A 3
Sat. June 11
9:00 PM
BC 28 @ SSK 16 W 16,141 TSN
B 8
Fri. June 17
10:00 PM
CGY 31 @ BC 21 L 17,630
1 13
Sat. June 25
10:00 PM
CGY 18 @ BC 20 W 21,386 TSN, RDS
2 16
Fri. July 1
7:00 PM
BC 28 @ HAM 3 W 24,123 TSN, RDS
3 19
Thu. July 7
10:00 PM
TOR 25 @ BC 14 L 18,921 TSN, RDS, ESPN2
4 25
Sat. July 16
7:00 PM
BC 40 @ SSK 27 W 31,014 TSN, RDS
6 32
Fri. July 29
10:00 PM
BC 41 @ CGY 44 OT L 27,651 TSN, RDS, ESPN2
7 35
Thu. Aug. 4
7:00 PM
BC 38 @ MTL 18 W 19,125 TSN, RDS, ESPN2
8 41
Sat. Aug. 13
10:00 PM
HAM 38 @ BC 45 W 21,213 TSN
9 43
Fri. Aug. 19
10:00 PM
CGY 37 @ BC 9 L 21,341 TSN
10 46
Thu. Aug. 25
7:30 PM
BC 29 @ OTT 23 W 24,677 TSN, RDS, ESPN2
11 50
Wed. Aug. 31
7:30 PM
BC 16 @ TOR 13 W 17,509 TSN
12 55
Fri. Sept. 9
10:00 PM
MTL 27 @ BC 38 W 18,107 TSN, RDS
14 64
Fri. Sept. 23
10:00 PM
BC 23 @ EDM 27 L 26,934 TSN, RDS
15 69
Sat. Oct. 1
10:00 PM
OTT 33 @ BC 40 W 19,703 TSN, RDS
16 72
Sat. Oct. 8
4:00 PM
BC 35 @ WPG 37 L 24,284 TSN
17 76
Fri. Oct. 14
10:00 PM
WPG 35 @ BC 32 L 19,520 TSN
18 82
Sat. Oct. 22
7:00 PM
EDM 25 @ BC 32 W 22,831 TSN
19 85
Sat. Oct. 29
7:00 PM
BC 24 @ SSK 6 W 33,427 TSN
20 90
Sat. Nov. 5
7:00 PM
SSK 18 @ BC 41 W 26,481 TSN
P1 92
Sun. Nov. 13
4:30 PM
WPG 31 @ BC 32 W 19,176 TSN, RDS
P2 94
Sun. Nov. 20
4:30 PM
BC 15 @ CGY 42 L 32,115 TSN, RDS