The Edmonton Eskimos’ 1975 Season

Season Summary

Edmonton Eskimos 1975 Full Schedule/Results

Team Roster and Stats

Edmonton Eskimos 1975 Record
GP W L T PTS PF PA Streak L6
Pre-season 4 4 0 0 8 105 83 W4 4-0-0
Regular Season 16 12 4 0 24 432 370 W2 4-2-0
    Home 8 7 1 0 14 236 177 W2 5-1-0
    Visitor 8 5 3 0 10 196 193 W1 4-2-0
   Divisional opponent 12 9 3 0 18 331 289 W2 4-2-0
   Non-divisional opponent 4 3 1 0 6 101 81 W1 3-1-0

Full 1975 League Standings

Edmonton Eskimos 1975 Opponent Appearances

Opponent Opp. Win %
Divisional 0.461 5-1-0 (6) 4-2-0 (6)
Non-Divisional 0.477 2-0-0 (2) 1-1-0 (2)
BC Lions (3) 0.375
Calgary Stampeders (3) 0.375
Saskatchewan Roughriders (3) 0.656
Winnipeg Blue Bombers (3) 0.438
Hamilton Tiger-Cats (1) 0.344
Montreal Alouettes (1) 0.563
Ottawa Rough Riders (1) 0.656
Toronto Argonauts (1) 0.344

Team Scoring

19751974 +/-
Average Combined Score 50.13 +13.12
Average Winning Score 28.83 +5.23
Average Losing Score 21.50 +5.30
Average Home Score 29.50 +6.38
Average Visitor Score 24.50 +4.50
Average Margin of Victory 7.92 -4.78
Average Margin of Loss 8.25 +2.45

1975 Edmonton Eskimos Attendance

  • Capacity: 24,000
  • Total: 202,582
  • High: 26,303
  • Avg: 25,322 (8 out of 8 games)
  • Diff from 1974 Avg: +2,644
  • Low: 23,926
  • Sellouts: 7
  • % of Capacity: 105.51
  • Diff from League Avg: -10

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Coaches

Head Coach
  • Ray Jauch (Dec. 15, 1969 – Dec. 31, 1976)

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Assistant Coach
  • Vic Rapp – Offensive Coordinator

Stadium

  • 1975 home stadium: Clarke Stadium
  • Capacity: 24,000
  • Playing surface: Natural Grass
  • Previous stadium change: 1975 – Expansion

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Regular Season Scoring Summary by Quarter

370 (23.1)
1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final
HVT HVT HVT HVT H (PPG)V (PPG)T (PPG)
Edmonton 643094 4853101 425799 8256138 236 (29.5)196 (24.5)432 (27.0)
Opponent 414182 3671107 602686 405595 193 (24.1)177 (22.1)

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 4 (4-0-0) 1 (1-0-0) 3 (2-1-0) 3 (2-1-0) 1 (1-0-0) 4 (2-2-0) 7 (6-1-0) 2 (2-0-0) 7 (4-3-0)
After 2nd 5 (5-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 3 (2-1-0) 4 (3-1-0) 1 (1-0-0) 3 (1-2-0) 9 (8-1-0) 1 (1-0-0) 6 (3-3-0)
After 3rd 5 (5-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 3 (2-1-0) 4 (3-1-0) 0 (0-0-0) 4 (2-2-0) 9 (8-1-0) 0 (0-0-0) 7 (4-3-0)
After 4th 7 (7-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 1 (0-1-0) 5 (5-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 3 (0-3-0) 12 (12-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 4 (0-4-0)

Edmonton Eskimos 1975 Player Awards and Nominations

1975 Most Outstanding
  • Player — George McGowan (Team Nominee)
  • Defensive Player — Ron Estay (Team Nominee)
  • Offensive Lineman — Charlie Turner (Winner)
  • Canadian Player — John Konihowski (Team Nominee)
  • Rookie — Pete Lavorato (Team Nominee)

Edmonton Eskimos 1975 Draft Picks

Round–Pick
(Overall)
[Via]Player (Position)College/Program
2–2 (11) [TOR] John Martin (DE) Carleton
2–8 (17)   Bob Gillies (DE) Bishop's
3–8 (26)   Curt Rush (WR) Western Ontario
4–8 (35)   John Latter (OT) Bishop's
5–8 (44)   Barrie Fraser (QB) Saskatchewan
6–8 (52)   Warren Kiland (OT) Hawaii
6–9 (53) [MTL] Ben Luchkow (DE) Alberta
7–8 (60)   Marty Doyle (OT) Carleton
8–8   Pass

Edmonton Eskimos 1975 All-Star Selections

3 All-Canadian Selections
WR George McGowan
G Willie Martin
T Charlie Turner
5 All-Division Selections
TE Tyrone Walls
WR George McGowan
G Willie Martin
T Charlie Turner
DB Larry Highbaugh (Tie)

* – indicates unanimous selection

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Week Date/Time (EDT Result Attendance TV
A
Tue. July 1
OTT 20 @ EDM 21 W    
B
Tue. July 8
HAM 14 @ EDM 30 W 22,747  
D
Mon. July 14 10:00 PM
EDM 26 @ SSK 22 W 15,871  
D
Wed. July 16
EDM 28 @ CGY 27 W 23,508  
2
Tue. July 29 10:00 PM
WPG 22 @ EDM 28 W 23,926  
3
Wed. Aug. 6 9:00 PM
EDM 16 @ WPG 17 L 25,026 CTVW
4
Thu. Aug. 14
EDM 27 @ BC 24 W 18,688  
5
Wed. Aug. 20 9:30 PM
TOR 11 @ EDM 28 W 24,636 CTV
6
Wed. Aug. 27 9:30 PM
BC 10 @ EDM 34 W 24,843 CBCW
7
Mon. Sept. 1
EDM 35 @ CGY 31 W 27,188  
8
Sat. Sept. 6 9:30 PM
SSK 24 @ EDM 28 W 25,201 CBC
9
Sun. Sept. 14 2:00 PM
EDM 17 @ HAM 3 W 22,144 CTV
10
Wed. Sept. 17 8:00 PM
EDM 25 @ OTT 38 L 29,063 CTV
11
Tue. Sept. 23 9:30 PM
MTL 29 @ EDM 31 W 26,159 CBC
11
Sun. Sept. 28 4:30 PM
EDM 37 @ CGY 36 W 27,188  
12
Sun. Oct. 5 4:30 PM
SSK 28 @ EDM 18 L 26,303  
13
Mon. Oct. 13 4:30 PM
CGY 12 @ EDM 21 W 26,147 CTV
14
Sun. Oct. 19 4:30 PM
EDM 27 @ SSK 36 L 22,628 CTV
16
Sun. Oct. 26
WPG 41 @ EDM 48 W 25,367  
17
Sat. Nov. 1 10:30 PM
EDM 12 @ BC 8 W 15,765 CBCW
P2
Sun. Nov. 16 4:00 PM
SSK 18 @ EDM 30 W 25,671 CBC
GC
Sun. Nov. 23 3:00 PM
MTL 8 vs EDM 9 W 32,454 CTV, CBC