Season Summary

Week Date/Time (EDT Result Attendance TV
Ex
Wed Aug 10
HAM 6 @ EDM 21 W 10,000  
Ex
Sat Aug 13
TOR 18 @ EDM 29 W 10,000  
Week Date/Time (EDT Result Attendance TV
1
Sat Aug 20 11:30 PM
EDM 13 @ CGY 10 W 14,000  
1
Mon Aug 22
EDM 13 @ WPG 9 W 16,835  
2
Sat Aug 27
BC 12 @ EDM 29 W 17,500  
3
Sat Sep 3 11:30 PM
SSK 12 @ EDM 19 W 19,500  
4
Sat Sep 10 11:30 PM
EDM 18 @ BC 13 W 29,503  
4
Mon Sep 12
CGY 12 @ EDM 24 W 15,000  
5
Sat Sep 17 9:00 PM
EDM 26 @ SSK 9 W 14,500  
5
Mon Sep 19
WPG 8 @ EDM 14 W 12,500  
6
Sat Sep 24 11:30 PM
EDM 15 @ CGY W 10,000  
6
Mon Sep 26 11:30 PM
EDM 15 @ BC W 24,241  
7
Sat Oct 1
EDM @ WPG 12 L 18,884  
7
Mon Oct 3
SSK 9 @ EDM 17 W 15,000  
8
Sat Oct 8
BC 2 @ EDM 38 W 16,500  
9
Sat Oct 15 8:00 PM
EDM 3 @ SSK 4 L 11,590  
10
Sat Oct 22
WPG @ EDM 12 W 16,000  
11
Sat Oct 29
CGY 5 @ EDM 30 W 13,000  
Week Date/Time (EST Result Attendance TV
P2
Fri Nov 11
EDM 29 @ WPG 6 W 15,553  
P2
Wed Nov 16
WPG 6 @ EDM 26 W 12,000  
Week Date/Time (EST Result Attendance TV
GC
Sat Nov 26 4:30 PM
MTL 19 vs EDM 34 W 39,471 R/C, CBCE
GP W L T PTS PF PA Streak L6
Regular Season 16 14 2 0 28 286 117 W2 4-2-0
    Home 8 8 0 0 16 183 60 W8 6-0-0
    Visitor 8 6 2 0 12 103 57 L2 4-2-0

Full 1955 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 5 (5-0-0) 2 (2-0-0) 1 (1-0-0) 5 (4-1-0) 1 (0-1-0) 2 (2-0-0) 10 (9-1-0) 3 (2-1-0) 3 (3-0-0)
After 2nd 7 (7-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 1 (1-0-0) 4 (4-0-0) 1 (0-1-0) 3 (2-1-0) 11 (11-0-0) 1 (0-1-0) 4 (3-1-0)
After 3rd 8 (8-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 4 (4-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 4 (2-2-0) 12 (12-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 4 (2-2-0)
After 4th 8 (8-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 6 (6-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 2 (0-2-0) 14 (14-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 2 (0-2-0)
Opponent Opp. Win %
Divisional 0.406 8-0-0 (8) 6-2-0 (8)
Non-Divisional 0.000 0-0-0 (0) 0-0-0 (0)
BC Lions (4) 0.313
Calgary Stampeders (4) 0.250
Saskatchewan Roughriders (4) 0.625
Winnipeg Blue Bombers (4) 0.438
19551954 +/-
Average Combined Score 25.19 -0.94
Average Winning Score 20.21 -0.24
Average Losing Score 1.50 -4.50
Average Home Score 22.88 +3.25
Average Visitor Score 12.88 +0.62
Average Margin of Victory 13.00 +1.18
Average Margin of Loss 6.50 -1.10
1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final
HVT HVT HVT HVT H (PPG)V (PPG)T (PPG)
Edmonton 472875 522577 422365 422769 183 (22.9)103 (12.9)286 (17.9)
Opponent 131932 28634 13132 18119 57 (7.1)60 (7.5)117 (7.3)
Head Coach
Assistant Coaches
  • Eagle Keys – Assistant
  • Ray Prochaska – Assistant
1955 Player Awards and Nominations
1955 Most Outstanding
Edmonton Eskimos 1955 All-Star Selections
12 All-Division Selections
Coach Frank “Pop” Ivy
QB Jackie Parker
HB Normie Kwong
C Kurt Burris
G Art Walker, Jr.
T Dale Meinert
DT Dale Meinert
DE Frankie Anderson
SEC Ted Tully
SEC Kurt Burris
DHB Rollie Miles
S Rupe Andrews, Jr.

* – indicates unanimous selection

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