The Edmonton Eskimos’ 1939 Season

Season Summary

  • Finished 4th in the WIFU

Edmonton Eskimos 1939 Full Schedule/Results

Team Roster and Stats

Edmonton Eskimos 1939 Record
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

Edmonton Eskimos 1939 Opponent Appearances

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)
Winnipeg Blue Bombers (4) 0.833
Regina Roughriders (4) 0.500
Calgary Bronks (3) 0.364

Team Scoring

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

1939 Edmonton Eskimos Attendance

  • No attendance figures are available

Coaches

Head Coach

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Stadium

  • 1939 home stadium: Clarke Stadium
  • Capacity: 3,000
  • Playing surface: Natural Grass
  • Previous stadium change: 1938 – Opened 1938

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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)
Edmonton 2911 121224 11213 26632 51 (10.2)29 (4.8)80 (7.3)
Opponent 145 263965 143347 121830 94 (18.8)53 (8.8)147 (13.4)

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 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)

Edmonton Eskimos 1939 All-Star Selections

2 All-Division Selections
IW Russ Wile
MW Gordon Gelhaye

* – indicates unanimous selection

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Week Date/Time (EDT Result Attendance
1
Fri. Aug. 25
REG 12 @ EDM 0 L  
2
Mon. Sept. 4
CGYB 12 @ EDM 16 W  
3
Fri. Sept. 8
EDM 1 @ CGYB 18 L  
4
Fri. Sept. 15
EDM 5 @ REG 18 L  
4
Mon. Sept. 18
EDM 7 @ WPG 14 L  
5
Fri. Sept. 22
WPG 18 @ EDM 0 L  
6
Sat. Sept. 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 @ CGYB 18 L