The Detroit Raiders’ 1959 Season

Season Summary

  • Finished 4th in the ORFU

Detroit Raiders 1959 Full Schedule/Results

Detroit Raiders 1959 Record
GP W L T PTS PF PA Streak L6
1959 Record for Detroit Raiders unavilable as season pending.
Regular Season 9 1 8 0 2 97 317 L1 1-5-0
    Home 2 0 2 0 0 20 63 L2 0-2-0
    Visitor 7 1 6 0 2 77 254 L1 1-5-0

Full 1959 League Standings

Detroit Raiders 1959 Opponent Appearances

Opponent Opp. Win %
Divisional 0.606 0-2-0 (2) 1-6-0 (7)
Non-Divisional 0.000 0-0-0 (0) 0-0-0 (0)
Kitchener-Waterloo Dutchmen (3) 0.636
London Lords (3) 0.545
Sarnia Golden Bears (3) 0.636

Coaches

Head Coach

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1959 Detroit Raiders Attendance

  • Capacity: 25,000
  • Total: 7,551
  • High: 7,000
  • Avg: 3,775 (2 out of 2 games)
  • Diff from 1958 Avg: +3,775
  • Low: 551
  • Sellouts: 0
  • % of Capacity: 15.10
  • Diff from League Avg: -15,271

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Team Scoring

19591958 +/-
Average Combined Score 46.00 5.00 -
Average Winning Score 16.00 16.00 +
Average Losing Score 10.13 7.04 -
Average Home Score 10.00 4.00 -
Average Visitor Score 11.00 6.80 -
Average Margin of Victory 1.00 1.00 +
Average Margin of Loss 27.63 10.96 +

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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)
Detroit 000 7916 6713 01414 13 (6.5)30 (4.3)43 (4.8)
Opponent 73138 74047 72027 122032 111 (55.5)33 (4.7)144 (16.0)

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 0 (0-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 1 (0-1-0) 0 (0-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 3 (0-3-0) 0 (0-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 4 (0-4-0)
After 2nd 0 (0-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 1 (0-1-0) 0 (0-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 3 (0-3-0) 0 (0-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 4 (0-4-0)
After 3rd 0 (0-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 1 (0-1-0) 0 (0-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 3 (0-3-0) 0 (0-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 4 (0-4-0)
After 4th 0 (0-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 1 (0-1-0) 0 (0-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 3 (0-3-0) 0 (0-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 4 (0-4-0)
Week Game Details (EDT
Ontario Rugby Football Union
1
Sat. Aug. 15
DET 0 @ KWD 42 L
2
Sat. Aug. 22
SAR 33 @ DET 13 L 7,000
3
Sat. Aug. 29
DET 20 @ LNDL 30 L
4
Mon. Sept. 7
DET 10 @ SAR 39 L
5
Sat. Sept. 12
DET 0 @ KWD 56 L
6
Sun. Sept. 20
KWD 30 @ DET 7 L 551
7
Sat. Sept. 26
DET 12 @ LNDL 40 L
8
Sat. Oct. 3
DET 16 @ SAR 15 W 2,500
10
Wed. Oct. 14
DET 19 @ LNDL 32 L