The Edmonton Eskimos’ 1977 Season

Season Summary

1977 Full Schedule and Results

Team Roster and Stats

Edmonton Eskimos 1977 Record
GP W L T PTS PF PA Streak L6
Pre-season 4 3 1 0 6 92 79 W1 3-1-0
Regular Season 16 10 6 0 20 412 320 W5 5-1-0
Home 8 5 3 0 10 215 138 W3 4-2-0
Visitor 8 5 3 0 10 197 182 W2 3-3-0
Intra-division 12 9 3 0 18 337 222 W4 4-2-0
Inter-division 4 1 3 0 2 75 98 W1 1-3-0

Full 1977 League Standings

Edmonton Eskimos 1977 Opponent Appearances

Opponent@ EDMEDM @
BC Lions (3)0-1-0 (1)1-1-0 (2)
Calgary Stampeders (3)1-0-0 (1)2-0-0 (2)
Hamilton Tiger-Cats (1)--0-1-0 (1)
Montreal Alouettes (1)0-1-0 (1)--
Ottawa Rough Riders (1)--0-1-0 (1)
Saskatchewan Roughriders (3)2-0-0 (2)1-0-0 (1)
Toronto Argonauts (1)1-0-0 (1)--
Winnipeg Blue Bombers (3)1-1-0 (2)1-0-0 (1)

Coaches

Head Coach

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Edmonton Eskimos 1977 Attendance

  • Capacity: 24,000
  • High: 25,875
  • Avg: 25,324 (8 out of 8 games)
  • Variance over 1976 Avg: -373
  • Low: 23,123
  • Sellouts: 7
  • % of Capacity: 105.52
  • Variance from League Avg: -5,978

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Team Scoring

19771976 +/-
Average Combined Score 45.75 3.38 +
Average Winning Score 29.60 9.49 +
Average Losing Score 19.33 2.17 +
Average Home Score 26.88 10.13 +
Average Visitor Score 24.63 2.50 +
Average Margin of Victory 14.10 10.21 +
Average Margin of Loss 8.17 7.00 -

Stadium

  • 1977 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

1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final
HVT HVT HVT HVT H (PPG)V (PPG)T (PPG)
Edmonton 6340103 5455109 6153114 374986 215 (26.9)197 (24.6)412 (25.8)
Opponent 363672 5864122 231437 216889 182 (22.8)138 (17.3)320 (20.0)

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 (3-1-0) 3 (1-2-0) 1 (1-0-0) 4 (3-1-0) 0 (0-0-0) 4 (2-2-0) 8 (6-2-0) 3 (1-2-0) 5 (3-2-0)
After 2nd 3 (3-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 5 (2-3-0) 4 (4-0-0) 1 (1-0-0) 3 (0-3-0) 7 (7-0-0) 1 (1-0-0) 8 (2-6-0)
After 3rd 5 (5-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 3 (0-3-0) 5 (5-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 3 (0-3-0) 10 (10-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 6 (0-6-0)
After 4th 5 (5-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 3 (0-3-0) 5 (5-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 3 (0-3-0) 10 (10-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 6 (0-6-0)
Week Game Date Time (CDT ) Result Attendance TV
B 6 Sat. June 18 OTT 24 @ EDM 27 W 24,680
C 10 Sun. June 26 EDM 18 @ MTL 16 W 22,147
D 15 Fri. July 1 BC 19 @ EDM 8 L 25,118
18 Tue. July 5 EDM 39 @ SSK 20 W 17,073
2 24 Mon. July 18 9:00 PM WPG 29 @ EDM 26 L 25,842 CTVW
3 31 Wed. July 27 8:00 PM EDM 43 @ WPG 13 W 25,210 CTVW
4 32 Tue. Aug. 2 8:30 PM SSK 9 @ EDM 34 W 25,618 CBCW
5 36 Tue. Aug. 9 EDM 24 @ BC 18 W 26,131
6 40 Tue. Aug. 16 9:00 PM CGY 19 @ EDM 32 W 25,761 CBCW
7 47 Wed. Aug. 24 7:00 PM EDM 22 @ HAM 27 L 23,725 CTV
8 49 Tue. Aug. 30 8:30 PM MTL 25 @ EDM 20 L 25,875 R/C
9 52 Mon. Sept. 5 3:30 PM EDM 22 @ CGY 8 W 26,657
11 61 Sat. Sept. 17 8:30 PM BC 20 @ EDM 18 L 25,858
12 64 Sat. Sept. 24 EDM 13 @ BC 30 L 32,419
13 68 Sat. Oct. 1 1:00 PM EDM 17 @ OTT 34 L 21,312 CTV
14 74 Mon. Oct. 10 3:30 PM WPG 24 @ EDM 31 W 23,123 CBC
15 78 Sun. Oct. 16 3:30 PM EDM 33 @ SSK 31 W 22,452 CTV
16 81 Sun. Oct. 23 4:00 PM TOR 12 @ EDM 16 W 25,388 CTV
17 85 Sun. Oct. 30 3:30 PM EDM 23 @ CGY 21 W 24,890 CBC
18 90 Sun. Nov. 6 3:30 PM SSK 0 @ EDM 38 W 25,131 CBCW
Playoffs Week 2 95 Sun. Nov. 20 3:00 PM BC 1 @ EDM 38 W 25,327 CBC
Grey Cup 96 Sun. Nov. 27 12:00 PM EDM 6 @ MTL 41 L 68,205 R/C, CTV, CBC