Season Summary

  • Finished 4th in the WIFU
  • Edmonton Eskimos folded on Dec. 31, 1939.
Week Date/Time (EDT ) Result Attendance
1
Fri Aug 25
REG 12 @ EDM 0 L  
2
Mon Sep 4
CGYBRK 12 @ EDM 16 W  
3
Fri Sep 8
EDM 1 @ CGYBRK 18 L  
4
Fri Sep 15
EDM 5 @ REG 18 L  
4
Mon Sep 18
EDM 7 @ WPG 14 L  
5
Fri Sep 22
WPG 18 @ EDM 0 L  
6
Sat Sep 30
EDM 7 @ REG 8 L  
7
Sat Oct 7
REG 0 @ EDM 5 W  
7
Mon Oct 9
WPG 11 @ EDM 30 W  
8
Sat Oct 14
EDM 1 @ WPG 18 L  
9
Sat Oct 21
EDM 8 @ CGYBRK 18 L  
GP W L T PTS PF PA Streak L6
Regular Season 11 3 8 0 6 80 147 L2 2-4-0
    Home 5 3 2 0 6 51 53 W2 3-2-0
    Visitor 6 0 6 0 0 29 94 L6 0-6-0

Full 1939 League Standings

Home Visitor Total
Quarter Lead (Record) Tied (Record) Trailed (Record) Lead (Record) Tied (Record) Trailed (Record) Lead (Record) Tied (Record) Trailed (Record)
After 1st 1 (1-0-0) 3 (2-1-0) 1 (0-1-0) 4 (0-4-0) 1 (0-1-0) 1 (0-1-0) 5 (1-4-0) 4 (2-2-0) 2 (0-2-0)
After 2nd 2 (2-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 3 (1-2-0) 1 (0-1-0) 0 (0-0-0) 5 (0-5-0) 3 (2-1-0) 0 (0-0-0) 8 (1-7-0)
After 3rd 2 (2-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 3 (1-2-0) 0 (0-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 6 (0-6-0) 2 (2-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 9 (1-8-0)
After 4th 3 (3-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 2 (0-2-0) 0 (0-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 6 (0-6-0) 3 (3-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 8 (0-8-0)
Opponent Opp. Win %
Divisional 0.584 3-2-0 (5) 0-6-0 (6)
Non-Divisional 0.000 0-0-0 (0) 0-0-0 (0)
Saskatchewan Roughriders (4) 0.500
Winnipeg Blue Bombers (4) 0.833
Calgary Bronks (3) 0.364
19391938 +/-
Average Combined Score 20.64 +2.39
Average Winning Score 17.00 +17.00
Average Losing Score 3.63 +0.00
Average Home Score 10.20 +6.45
Average Visitor Score 4.83 +1.33
Average Margin of Victory 9.33 +9.33
Average Margin of Loss 11.88 +0.88
Quarter Team Home (PPG) Visitor (PPG) Total (PPG)
Total Edmonton 51 (10.2) 29 (4.8) 80 (7.3)
Opponent 94 (18.8) 53 (10.6) 147 (13.4)
1st Edmonton 2 (0.4) 9 (1.5) 11 (1.0)
Opponent 4 (0.8) 1 (0.2) 5 (0.5)
2nd Edmonton 12 (2.4) 12 (2.0) 24 (2.2)
Opponent 39 (7.8) 26 (5.2) 65 (5.9)
3rd Edmonton 11 (2.2) 2 (0.3) 13 (1.2)
Opponent 33 (6.6) 14 (2.8) 47 (4.3)
4th Edmonton 26 (5.2) 6 (1.0) 32 (2.9)
Opponent 18 (3.6) 12 (2.4) 30 (2.7)
Head Coach
Edmonton Eskimos 1939 All-Star Selections
2 All-Division Selections
IW Russ Wile
MW Gordon Gelhaye

* – indicates unanimous selection

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