The Calgary Stampeders’ 1963 Season

Season Summary

Calgary Stampeders 1963 Full Schedule/Results

Team Roster and Stats

Calgary Stampeders 1963 Record
GP W L T PTS PF PA Streak L6
Pre-season 3 3 0 0 6 42 11 W3 3-0-0
Regular Season 16 10 4 2 22 427 323 W2 4-1-1
    Home 8 6 1 1 13 206 144 W3 4-1-1
    Visitor 8 4 3 1 9 221 179 W1 2-3-1
   Divisional opponent 12 7 3 2 16 278 250 W2 3-1-2
   Non-divisional opponent 4 3 1 0 6 149 73 W1 3-1-0

Full 1963 League Standings

Calgary Stampeders 1963 Opponent Appearances

Opponent Opp. Win %
Divisional 0.453 4-1-1 (6) 3-2-1 (6)
Non-Divisional 0.500 2-0-0 (2) 1-1-0 (2)
BC Lions (3) 0.750
Edmonton Eskimos (3) 0.125
Saskatchewan Roughriders (3) 0.500
Winnipeg Blue Bombers (3) 0.438
Hamilton Tiger-Cats (1) 0.714
Montreal Alouettes (1) 0.429
Ottawa Rough Riders (1) 0.643
Toronto Argonauts (1) 0.214

Coaches

Head Coach

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1963 Calgary Stampeders Attendance

  • Capacity: 21,000
  • Total: 152,059
  • High: 22,500
  • Avg: 19,007 (8 out of 8 games)
  • Diff from 1962 Avg: +2,722
  • Low: 14,000
  • Sellouts: 3
  • % of Capacity: 90.51
  • Diff from League Avg: -1,716

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Team Scoring

19631962 +/-
Average Combined Score 46.88 3.94 +
Average Winning Score 31.90 2.01 +
Average Losing Score 17.75 5.08 +
Average Home Score 25.75 3.50 +
Average Visitor Score 27.63 5.88 +
Average Margin of Victory 14.90 3.57 +
Average Margin of Loss 11.25 2.92 -

Stadium

  • 1963 home stadium: McMahon Stadium
  • Capacity: 21,000
  • Playing surface: Natural Grass
  • Previous stadium change: 1960 – Opened 1960

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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)
Calgary 4962111 6968137 353469 5357110 206 (25.8)221 (27.6)427 (26.7)
Opponent 382765 314071 503686 2576101 179 (22.4)144 (18.0)323 (20.2)

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 4 (3-1-0) 1 (0-0-1) 3 (3-0-0) 4 (3-0-1) 1 (1-0-0) 3 (0-3-0) 8 (6-1-1) 2 (1-0-1) 6 (3-3-0)
After 2nd 7 (5-1-1) 0 (0-0-0) 1 (1-0-0) 6 (4-1-1) 0 (0-0-0) 2 (0-2-0) 13 (9-2-2) 0 (0-0-0) 3 (1-2-0)
After 3rd 5 (4-0-1) 1 (1-0-0) 2 (1-1-0) 6 (4-1-1) 0 (0-0-0) 2 (0-2-0) 11 (8-1-2) 1 (1-0-0) 4 (1-3-0)
After 4th 6 (6-0-0) 1 (0-0-1) 1 (0-1-0) 4 (4-0-0) 1 (0-0-1) 3 (0-3-0) 10 (10-0-0) 2 (0-0-2) 4 (0-4-0)

Calgary Stampeders 1963 Player Awards and Nominations

1963 Most Outstanding
  • Player — Lovell Coleman (Team Nominee)
  • Lineman — Wayne Harris, Jr. (Team Nominee)
  • Canadian Player — Harvey Wylie (Team Nominee)

Calgary Stampeders 1963 Draft Picks

Round–Pick
(Overall)
[Via]Player (Position)College/Program
1–7 (7) Roy Shatzko (G) British Columbia (UBC)
2–7 (16) Ken Neilsen (HB) Alberta
3–7 (25) Bert Carron (HB) Alberta
4–7 (34) John Vergne (E) Queen's
5–7 (41) John Quinn (HB) Queen's
6–7 (47) Gary West (HB) Queen's
7–7 Pass
8–7 (55) Graeme Strathdee (HB) McGill
9–7 (58) Ewart Budgell (HB) McGill
10–7 Pass
11–7 Pass
12–7 Pass
13–7 Pass
14–7 Pass
15–7 Pass
16–7 Pass
17–7 Pass
18–7 Pass
19–7 Pass
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Calgary Stampeders 1963 All-Star Selections

5 All-Canadian Selections
HB Lovell Coleman
E Pete Manning
G Tony Pajaczkowski
DT Don Luzzi, Jr.
DHB Harvey Wylie
7 All-Division Selections
HB Lovell Coleman*
HB Jim Dillard
E Pete Manning*
G Tony Pajaczkowski
DT Don Luzzi, Jr.
CLB Wayne Harris
DHB Harvey Wylie

* – indicates unanimous selection

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Week Game Details (EDT
A 1
Mon. July 15
CGY 24 @ OTT 7 W 12,860
2
Wed. July 17
CGY 10 @ MTL 1 W 19,161
C 11
Wed. July 31
TOR 3 @ CGY 8 W 16,500
1 15
Tue. Aug. 6
WPG 27 @ CGY 36 W 18,800
2 20
Mon. Aug. 12
CGY 24 @ WPG 8 W 19,027
3 25
Mon. Aug. 19
HAM 31 @ CGY 35 W 21,034
4 29
Fri. Aug. 23
10:00 PM
CGY 17 @ SSK 16 W 12,744
31
Mon. Aug. 26
BC 22 @ CGY 19 L 22,500
5 33
Mon. Sept. 2
EDM 11 @ CGY 13 W 20,600
6 38
Sat. Sept. 7
CGY 21 @ BC 37 L 36,659
7 44
Sat. Sept. 14
11:30 PM
SSK 4 @ CGY 4 T 18,000
8 51
Sun. Sept. 22
CGY 50 @ TOR 0 W 31,214
9 54
Tue. Sept. 24
CGY 17 @ MTL 25 L 23,115
10 57
Mon. Sept. 30
CGY 14 @ BC 32 L 32,529
11 62
Mon. Oct. 7
OTT 17 @ CGY 47 W 15,125
12 67
Mon. Oct. 14
WPG 8 @ CGY 14 W 22,000
13 71
Sat. Oct. 19
4:30 PM
CGY 33 @ SSK 33 T 12,600
14 74
Sat. Oct. 26
CGY 45 @ EDM 28 W 12,000
15 78
Sat. Nov. 2
EDM 24 @ CGY 38 W 14,000
P1 82
Sat. Nov. 9
4:30 PM
SSK 9 @ CGY 35 W 19,000
84
Mon. Nov. 11
9:00 PM
CGY 12 @ SSK 39 L 12,900