The Edmonton Eskimos’ 1962 Season

Season Summary

  • Finished 5th in the Western Conference

Edmonton Eskimos 1962 Full Schedule/Results

Team Roster and Stats

Edmonton Eskimos 1962 Record
GP W L T PTS PF PA Streak L6
Pre-season 3 3 0 0 6 85 38 W3 3-0-0
Regular Season 16 6 9 1 13 310 346 W1 2-4-0
    Home 8 2 6 0 4 151 177 L5 1-5-0
    Visitor 8 4 3 1 9 159 169 W2 3-2-1
   Divisional opponent 12 5 7 0 10 225 261 W1 2-4-0
   Non-divisional opponent 4 1 2 1 3 85 85 W1 1-2-1

Full 1962 League Standings

Edmonton Eskimos 1962 Opponent Appearances

Opponent Opp. Win %
Divisional 0.563 2-4-0 (6) 3-3-0 (6)
Non-Divisional 0.455 0-2-0 (2) 1-0-1 (2)
BC Lions (3) 0.438
Calgary Stampeders (3) 0.594
Saskatchewan Roughriders (3) 0.531
Winnipeg Blue Bombers (3) 0.688
Hamilton Tiger-Cats (1) 0.679
Montreal Alouettes (1) 0.393
Ottawa Rough Riders (1) 0.464
Toronto Argonauts (1) 0.286

Coaches

Head Coach

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1962 Edmonton Eskimos Attendance

  • Capacity: 20,667
  • Total: 121,626
  • High: 18,322
  • Avg: 15,203 (8 out of 8 games)
  • Diff from 1961 Avg: -400
  • Low: 13,288
  • Sellouts: 0
  • % of Capacity: 73.56
  • Diff from League Avg: -3,880

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Team Scoring

19621961 +/-
Average Combined Score 41.00 4.06 +
Average Winning Score 23.17 2.63 -
Average Losing Score 17.00 3.40 +
Average Home Score 18.88 1.75 -
Average Visitor Score 19.88 1.25 -
Average Margin of Victory 10.83 2.87 -
Average Margin of Loss 11.22 0.78 -

Stadium

  • 1962 home stadium: Clarke Stadium
  • Capacity: 20,667
  • Playing surface: Natural Grass
  • Previous stadium change: 1954 – Expansion

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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 184462 6350113 362965 343670 151 (18.9)159 (19.9)310 (19.4)
Opponent 282957 4559104 364682 6835103 169 (21.1)177 (22.1)346 (21.6)

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 2 (0-2-0) 3 (1-2-0) 3 (1-2-0) 5 (3-1-1) 0 (0-0-0) 3 (1-2-0) 7 (3-3-1) 3 (1-2-0) 6 (2-4-0)
After 2nd 5 (2-3-0) 1 (0-1-0) 2 (0-2-0) 3 (2-0-1) 1 (0-1-0) 4 (2-2-0) 8 (4-3-1) 2 (0-2-0) 6 (2-4-0)
After 3rd 5 (2-3-0) 0 (0-0-0) 3 (0-3-0) 4 (4-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 4 (0-3-1) 9 (6-3-0) 0 (0-0-0) 7 (0-6-1)
After 4th 2 (2-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 6 (0-6-0) 4 (4-0-0) 1 (0-0-1) 3 (0-3-0) 6 (6-0-0) 1 (0-0-1) 9 (0-9-0)

Edmonton Eskimos 1962 Player Awards and Nominations

1962 Most Outstanding
  • Player — Tommy Joe Coffey (Division Finalist)
  • Lineman — Al Ecuyer (Team Nominee)
  • Canadian Player — Mike Lashuk (Team Nominee)

Edmonton Eskimos 1962 Draft Picks

Round–Pick
(Overall)
[Via]Player (Position)College/Program
No draft picks for 1962 in database.

Edmonton Eskimos 1962 All-Star Selections

1 All-Canadian Selections
E Tommy Joe Coffey
2 All-Division Selections
E Tommy Joe Coffey
DHB Oscar Kruger

* – indicates unanimous selection

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Week Game Details (EDT
B 7
Wed. July 25
TOR 7 @ EDM 20 W 9,000
D 10
Mon. July 30
EDM 51 @ HAM 21 W 9,000
13
Thu. Aug. 2
EDM 14 @ OTT 10 W 7,765
1 17
Thu. Aug. 9
EDM 20 @ WPG 16 W 16,832
2 20
Tue. Aug. 14
SSK 7 @ EDM 22 W 13,288
3 25
Mon. Aug. 20
EDM 9 @ SSK 17 L 12,682
27
Fri. Aug. 24
OTT 29 @ EDM 21 L 15,002
4 32
Fri. Aug. 31
BC 10 @ EDM 22 W 14,500
5 34
Mon. Sept. 3
EDM 17 @ CGY 49 L 18,000
6 39
Sat. Sept. 8
CGY 17 @ EDM 12 L 15,400
7 43
Fri. Sept. 14
HAM 16 @ EDM 15 L 15,667
8 49
Sat. Sept. 22
EDM 18 @ MTL 18 T 19,129
9 53
Mon. Sept. 24
EDM 31 @ TOR 22 W 24,117
55
Sat. Sept. 29
BC 46 @ EDM 24 L 18,322
10 59
Sat. Oct. 6
CGY 22 @ EDM 15 L 15,447
11 63
Mon. Oct. 8
EDM 20 @ SSK 28 L 12,783
64
Sat. Oct. 13
EDM 26 @ BC 7 W 28,058
12 70
Sat. Oct. 20
WPG 30 @ EDM 20 L 14,000
14 80
Sat. Nov. 3
EDM 18 @ WPG 12 W 12,500