The Edmonton Eskimos’ 1967 Season

Season Summary

Edmonton Eskimos 1967 Full Schedule/Results

Team Roster and Stats

Edmonton Eskimos 1967 Record
GP W L T PTS PF PA Streak L6
Pre-season 4 2 2 0 4 32 60 L1 2-2-0
Regular Season 16 9 6 1 19 266 246 W5 5-1-0
    Home 8 5 3 0 10 140 133 W3 4-2-0
    Visitor 8 4 3 1 9 126 113 W3 3-2-1
   Divisional opponent 12 6 5 1 13 160 170 W4 5-1-0
   Non-divisional opponent 4 3 1 0 6 106 76 W3 3-1-0

Full 1967 League Standings

Edmonton Eskimos 1967 Opponent Appearances

Opponent Opp. Win %
Divisional 0.492 3-3-0 (6) 3-2-1 (6)
Non-Divisional 0.482 2-0-0 (2) 1-1-0 (2)
BC Lions (3) 0.219
Calgary Stampeders (3) 0.750
Saskatchewan Roughriders (3) 0.750
Winnipeg Blue Bombers (3) 0.250
Hamilton Tiger-Cats (1) 0.714
Montreal Alouettes (1) 0.143
Ottawa Rough Riders (1) 0.679
Toronto Argonauts (1) 0.393

Coaches

Head Coach

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1967 Edmonton Eskimos Attendance

  • Capacity: 20,667
  • Total: 150,908
  • High: 22,604
  • Avg: 18,863 (8 out of 8 games)
  • Diff from 1966 Avg: +441
  • Low: 13,000
  • Sellouts: 4
  • % of Capacity: 91.27
  • Diff from League Avg: -1,719

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Team Scoring

19671966 +/-
Average Combined Score 32.00 4.19 -
Average Winning Score 22.89 2.06 +
Average Losing Score 7.67 4.33 -
Average Home Score 17.50 3.50 +
Average Visitor Score 15.75 1.63 -
Average Margin of Victory 11.33 0.33 +
Average Margin of Loss 13.67 2.22 -

Stadium

  • 1967 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 412667 263157 242246 494796 140 (17.5)126 (15.8)266 (16.6)
Opponent 201737 473279 324173 342357 113 (14.1)133 (16.6)246 (15.4)

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

Edmonton Eskimos 1967 Player Awards and Nominations

1967 Most Outstanding
  • Player — Jim “Long Gone” Thomas (Team Nominee)
  • Lineman — John LaGrone, III (Team Nominee)
  • Canadian Player — Frank Cosentino (Team Nominee)

Edmonton Eskimos 1967 Draft Picks

Round–Pick
(Overall)
[Via]Player (Position)College/Program
1–5 (5) Robbie Campbell (HB) Alberta
2–5 (14) Gil Mather (HB) Alberta
3–5 Pass
4–5 Pass
5–5 Pass
6–5 Pass
7–5 Pass
8–5 Pass

Edmonton Eskimos 1967 All-Star Selections

2 All-Canadian Selections
HB Jim “Long Gone” Thomas
DE E.A. Sims, Jr.
4 All-Division Selections
HB Jim “Long Gone” Thomas
DT John LaGrone, III
DHB John Wydareny
DHB Joe Hernandez

* – indicates unanimous selection

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Week Game Details (EDT
A 1
Sun. July 9
EDM 2 vs BC 7 L 6,248
4
Fri. July 14
HAM 11 @ EDM 16 W 15,000
B 8
Wed. July 19
8:00 PM
EDM 7 @ MTL 6 W 13,500
10
Fri. July 21
EDM 7 @ TOR 36 L 20,260
1 16
Wed. Aug. 2
WPG 20 @ EDM 0 L 15,000
2 19
Wed. Aug. 9
EDM 25 @ OTT 28 L 21,803
23
Sat. Aug. 12
EDM 20 @ HAM 14 W 22,435
3 28
Sat. Aug. 19
TOR 10 @ EDM 31 W 21,107
4 29
Wed. Aug. 23
EDM 0 @ CGY 16 L 24,135
5 34
Wed. Aug. 30
SSK 21 @ EDM 10 L 22,197
39
Mon. Sept. 4
EDM 6 @ SSK 18 L 21,673
6 40
Sat. Sept. 9
EDM 14 @ BC 14 T 28,266
7 46
Sun. Sept. 17
BC 8 @ EDM 19 W 20,000
8 51
Sat. Sept. 23
EDM 22 @ WPG 9 W 17,208
9 55
Sat. Sept. 30
CGY 25 @ EDM 5 L 22,604
10 61
Sun. Oct. 8
EDM 19 @ BC 3 W 23,386
11 67
Sun. Oct. 15
SSK 17 @ EDM 21 W 21,000
12 70
Sat. Oct. 21
MTL 24 @ EDM 30 W 16,000
13 75
Sat. Oct. 28
EDM 20 @ CGY 11 W 22,164
14 79
Wed. Nov. 1
WPG 8 @ EDM 24 W 13,000
P1 84
Sat. Nov. 11
EDM 5 @ SSK 21 L 15,999