The Calgary Stampeders’ 1975 Season

Season Summary

  • Finished 4th in the Western Conference

Calgary Stampeders 1975 Full Schedule/Results

Team Roster and Stats

Calgary Stampeders 1975 Record
GP W L T PTS PF PA Streak L6
Pre-season 4 2 2 0 4 90 65 L1 2-2-0
Regular Season 16 6 10 0 12 387 363 W1 2-4-0
    Home 8 4 4 0 8 231 192 W1 3-3-0
    Visitor 8 2 6 0 4 156 171 L2 1-5-0
   Divisional opponent 12 5 7 0 10 304 283 W1 3-3-0
   Non-divisional opponent 4 1 3 0 2 83 80 L3 1-3-0

Full 1975 League Standings

Calgary Stampeders 1975 Opponent Appearances

Opponent Opp. Win %
Divisional 0.555 3-3-0 (6) 2-4-0 (6)
Non-Divisional 0.477 1-1-0 (2) 0-2-0 (2)
BC Lions (3) 0.375
Edmonton Eskimos (3) 0.750
Saskatchewan Roughriders (3) 0.656
Winnipeg Blue Bombers (3) 0.438
Hamilton Tiger-Cats (1) 0.344
Montreal Alouettes (1) 0.563
Ottawa Rough Riders (1) 0.656
Toronto Argonauts (1) 0.344

Coaches

Head Coaches
  • Bob Baker (Sept. 22, 1975 – Sept. 24, 1976)
  • Jim Wood (Oct. 15, 1973 – Sept. 22, 1975)

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1975 Calgary Stampeders Attendance

  • Capacity: 32,454
  • Total: 201,641
  • High: 27,188
  • Avg: 25,205 (8 out of 8 games)
  • Diff from 1974 Avg: +3,438
  • Low: 21,106
  • Sellouts: 0
  • % of Capacity: 77.66
  • Diff from League Avg: -128

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Team Scoring

19751974 +/-
Average Combined Score 46.88 9.75 +
Average Winning Score 32.00 4.83 +
Average Losing Score 19.50 7.10 +
Average Home Score 28.88 7.38 +
Average Visitor Score 19.50 5.13 +
Average Margin of Victory 15.00 1.00 +
Average Margin of Loss 6.60 3.80 -

Stadium

  • 1975 home stadium: McMahon Stadium
  • Capacity: 32,454
  • Playing surface: Fixed Artificial Turf (AstroTurf-like)
  • Previous stadium change: 1975 – Expansion/artificial turf

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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 533285 7355128 323567 7334107 231 (28.9)156 (19.5)387 (24.2)
Opponent 321547 403777 5165116 6954123 171 (21.4)192 (24.0)363 (22.7)

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

Calgary Stampeders 1975 Player Awards and Nominations

1975 Most Outstanding
  • Player — Willie Burden (Winner)
  • Defensive Player — John Helton (Team Nominee)
  • Offensive Lineman — Max Huber (Team Nominee)
  • Canadian Player — Tom Forzani (Division Finalist)
  • Rookie — Vern Roberson (Team Nominee)

Calgary Stampeders 1975 Draft Picks

Round–Pick
(Overall)
[Via]Player (Position)College/Program
2–1 (10) Maurice Charbonneau (OT) McMaster
2–5 (14) [HAM] Greg Warkentin (TE) Simon Fraser
3–1 (19) Don Cowie (RB) McGill
4–1 (28) Rick Finseth (QB) Pacific Lutheran
5–1 (37) Richard Federson (OT) Wilfrid Laurier
6–1 (45) Rick Krahn (LB) Delta State
7–1 (54) Doug Seniuk (DB) Alberta
8–1 (62) Art Niederbuhl (DB) Loyola

Calgary Stampeders 1975 All-Star Selections

3 All-Canadian Selections
RB Willie Burden
DT John Helton
DB Vern Roberson
4 All-Division Selections
RB Willie Burden
DT John Helton
OLB Joe Forzani
DB Vern Roberson

* – indicates unanimous selection

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Week Game Details (EDT
A 3
Wed. July 2
MTL 19 @ CGY 18 L 22,738
C 11
Wed. July 9
CGY 19 @ WPG 18 W 17,500
13
Sat. July 12
CGY 26 @ HAM 0 W
D 15
Wed. July 16
EDM 28 @ CGY 27 L 23,508
1 20
Wed. July 23
10:00 PM
CGY 2 @ SSK 20 L 17,273 CTVW
2 25
Wed. July 30
10:00 PM
BC 28 @ CGY 30 W 23,010 CBCW
3 28
Tue. Aug. 5
CGY 28 @ BC 13 W 18,167
4 33
Tue. Aug. 12
10:00 PM
WPG 18 @ CGY 15 L 27,186 CBCW
5 40
Thu. Aug. 21
10:00 PM
OTT 6 @ CGY 23 W 25,878 CBC
6 42
Tue. Aug. 26
CGY 22 @ WPG 25 L 25,210
7 45
Mon. Sept. 1
EDM 35 @ CGY 31 L 27,188
9 54
Wed. Sept. 10
10:00 PM
CGY 17 @ SSK 31 L 17,838 CTVW
10 58
Tue. Sept. 16
10:00 PM
SSK 17 @ CGY 38 W 27,188
62
Sun. Sept. 21
CGY 17 @ TOR 23 L 36,410
11 66
Sun. Sept. 28
4:30 PM
EDM 37 @ CGY 36 L 27,188
12 70
Sat. Oct. 4
10:30 PM
CGY 38 @ BC 12 W 17,213 CBC
13 76
Mon. Oct. 13
4:30 PM
CGY 12 @ EDM 21 L 26,147 CTV
14 79
Sat. Oct. 18
10:30 PM
HAM 25 @ CGY 23 L 22,897 CBC
16 86
Sun. Oct. 26
1:30 PM
CGY 20 @ MTL 26 L 21,760 CTV
17 89
Sun. Nov. 2
4:30 PM
WPG 26 @ CGY 35 W 21,106 CTVW