The Calgary Stampeders’ 1970 Season

Season Summary

Calgary Stampeders 1970 Full Schedule/Results

Team Roster and Stats

Calgary Stampeders 1970 Record
GP W L T PTS PF PA Streak L6
Pre-season 4 3 0 1 7 84 55 W1 3-0-1
Regular Season 16 9 7 0 18 293 209 W2 4-2-0
    Home 8 6 2 0 12 176 90 W1 4-2-0
    Visitor 8 3 5 0 6 117 119 W1 2-4-0
   Divisional opponent 12 7 5 0 14 236 145 W2 4-2-0
   Non-divisional opponent 4 2 2 0 4 57 64 W2 2-2-0

Full 1970 League Standings

Calgary Stampeders 1970 Opponent Appearances

Opponent Opp. Win %
Divisional 0.484 4-2-0 (6) 3-3-0 (6)
Non-Divisional 0.500 2-0-0 (2) 0-2-0 (2)
BC Lions (3) 0.375
Edmonton Eskimos (3) 0.563
Saskatchewan Roughriders (3) 0.875
Winnipeg Blue Bombers (3) 0.125
Hamilton Tiger-Cats (1) 0.607
Montreal Alouettes (1) 0.536
Ottawa Rough Riders (1) 0.286
Toronto Argonauts (1) 0.571

Coaches

Head Coach

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1970 Calgary Stampeders Attendance

  • Capacity: 25,000
  • Total: 171,558
  • High: 23,616
  • Avg: 21,444 (8 out of 8 games)
  • Diff from 1969 Avg: -1,756
  • Low: 18,970
  • Sellouts: 0
  • % of Capacity: 85.78
  • Diff from League Avg: -1,908

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Team Scoring

19701969 +/-
Average Combined Score 31.38 8.69 -
Average Winning Score 23.89 0.33 -
Average Losing Score 11.14 4.43 -
Average Home Score 22.00 3.25 +
Average Visitor Score 14.63 7.50 -
Average Margin of Victory 17.00 7.33 +
Average Margin of Loss 9.86 0.71 -

Stadium

  • 1970 home stadium: McMahon Stadium
  • Capacity: 25,000
  • Playing surface: Natural Grass
  • Previous stadium change: 1969 – 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)
Calgary 15520 5859117 401757 633699 176 (22.0)117 (14.6)293 (18.3)
Opponent 113041 193352 312253 293463 119 (14.9)90 (11.3)209 (13.1)

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

Calgary Stampeders 1970 Player Awards and Nominations

1970 Most Outstanding
  • Player — Wayne Harris, Jr. (Team Nominee)
  • Lineman — Wayne Harris, Jr. (Winner)
  • Canadian Player — Dave Cranmer (Team Nominee)

Calgary Stampeders 1970 Draft Picks

Round–Pick
(Overall)
[Via]Player (Position)College/Program
1–1 (1) [WPG] Wayne Holm (QB) Simon Fraser
1–6 (6) Barry Jamieson (DT) Waterloo Lutheran
2–6 (15) Don Lumb (T) British Columbia (UBC)
3–6 (24) Tom Schultz (DB) Ottawa
4–6 (33) Dave Sterritt (T) Waterloo
5–6 (42) Alan Kinley (T) Manitoba
6–6 (50) Dick Stein (G) British Columbia (UBC)
7–6 (58) Craig McLeod (G) Calgary
8–6 (67) Brent Batting (DB) Saskatchewan
9–6 Pass
10–6 Pass

Calgary Stampeders 1970 All-Star Selections

3 All-Canadian Selections
RB Hugh McKinnis, Jr.
TE Herm Harrison
MLB Wayne Harris
5 All-Division Selections
RB Hugh McKinnis, Jr.*
TE Herm Harrison*
T Lanny Boleski
DT John Helton
MLB Wayne Harris*

* – indicates unanimous selection

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Week Game Details (EDT
A 4
Wed. July 8
11:30 PM
EDM 10 @ CGY 21 W 16,451
B 8
Mon. July 13
8:00 PM
CGY 26 @ OTT 17 W 15,987
C 11
Wed. July 15
8:00 PM
CGY 8 @ MTL 8 T 12,144
14
Mon. July 20
HAM 20 @ CGY 29 W 15,455
1 21
Wed. July 29
11:00 PM
WPG 10 @ CGY 34 W 19,436 CTVW
2 26
Wed. Aug. 5
9:00 PM
CGY 2 @ EDM 14 L 21,267 CTVW
3 28
Mon. Aug. 10
BC 9 @ CGY 16 W 20,402
4 33
Mon. Aug. 17
10:00 PM
CGY 30 @ SSK 0 W 18,553 CTVW
35
Thu. Aug. 20
11:00 PM
CGY 13 @ BC 27 L 35,627
5 39
Wed. Aug. 26
11:00 PM
SSK 21 @ CGY 17 L 23,616
6 45
Wed. Sept. 2
9:00 PM
CGY 29 @ WPG 8 W 23,553 CTVW
7 46
Mon. Sept. 7
5:30 PM
EDM 13 @ CGY 28 W 23,310 CTV
9 54
Wed. Sept. 16
8:00 PM
CGY 18 @ HAM 39 L 21,100 CTV
56
Sat. Sept. 19
2:00 PM
CGY 1 @ OTT 9 L 23,013 CBC
10 61
Sun. Sept. 27
5:00 PM
TOR 12 @ CGY 27 W 21,292 CTV
12 68
Wed. Oct. 7
11:00 PM
MTL 4 @ CGY 11 W 18,970 CTV
71
Mon. Oct. 12
5:00 PM
CGY 13 @ EDM 16 L 23,846 CTV
13 76
Sun. Oct. 18
SSK 21 @ CGY 14 L 23,616 CTVW
14 81
Sun. Oct. 25
5:00 PM
BC 0 @ CGY 29 W 20,916 CTVW
15 87
Sun. Nov. 1
CGY 11 @ WPG 6 W 10,131
P1 89
Sun. Nov. 8
4:00 PM
CGY 16 @ EDM 9 W 23,105 CTV
P2 90
Sat. Nov. 14
3:00 PM
CGY 28 @ SSK 11 W 15,510 CBC
92
Wed. Nov. 18
10:00 PM
SSK 11 @ CGY 3 L 23,616 CBC
94
Sun. Nov. 22
3:00 PM
CGY 15 @ SSK 14 W 18,385 CBC
GC 95
Sat. Nov. 28
1:00 PM
CGY 10 vs MTL 23 L 32,669 R/C, CTV, CBC