The Edmonton Eskimos’ 1984 Season

Season Summary

Edmonton Eskimos 1984 Full Schedule/Results

Team Roster and Stats

Edmonton Eskimos 1984 Record
GP W L T PTS PF PA Streak L6
Pre-season 4 0 4 0 0 65 119 L4 0-4-0
Regular Season 16 9 7 0 18 464 443 W1 3-3-0
Home 8 6 2 0 12 275 180 W2 4-2-0
Visitor 8 3 5 0 6 189 263 L1 3-3-0
Intra-division 8 4 4 0 8 233 199 W1 3-3-0
Inter-division 8 5 3 0 10 231 244 W2 4-2-0

Full 1984 League Standings

Edmonton Eskimos 1984 Opponent Appearances

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

Coaches

Head Coach

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Assistant Coaches
  • Paul Boudreau
  • Mike Nelson
  • Bud Riley
  • Paul Rudzinski
  • Steve Goldman

Edmonton Eskimos 1984 Attendance

  • Capacity: 60,081
  • High: 47,015
  • Avg: 40,977 (8 out of 8 games)
  • Variance over 1983 Avg: -9,043
  • Low: 32,441
  • Sellouts: 0
  • % of Capacity: 68.20
  • Variance from League Avg: +13,611

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Team Scoring

19841983 +/-
Average Combined Score 23.06 3.94 -
Average Winning Score 35.22 4.15 -
Average Losing Score 21.00 4.13 +
Average Home Score 34.38 6.63 +
Average Visitor Score 23.63 4.88 -
Average Margin of Victory 35.22 4.15 -
Average Margin of Loss 35.14 15.02 +

Stadium

  • 1984 home stadium: Commonwealth Stadium
  • Capacity: 60,081
  • Playing surface: Natural Grass
  • Previous stadium change: 1983 – 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 503282 7546121 7138109 7973152 275 (34.4)189 (23.6)464 (29.0)
Opponent 423981 4695141 5086136 424385 263 (32.9)180 (22.5)443 (27.7)

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

Edmonton Eskimos 1984 Stars of the Week

Offensive Star

  • 1 – Matt Dunigan
  • 1 – Brian Kelly
  • Defensive Star

    • 1 – Darryl Hall

Lineman Star

  • 1 – James Hunter
  • 1 – Hector Pothier

Edmonton Eskimos 1984 Player Awards and Nominations

1984 Most Outstanding
  • Player — Matt Dunigan (Team Nominee)
  • Defensive Player — Stewart Hill (Team Nominee)
  • Offensive Lineman — Leo Blanchard (Team Nominee)
  • Canadian Player — Laurent Deslauriers (Team Nominee)
  • Rookie — Stewart Hill (Division Finalist)

Edmonton Eskimos 1984 Draft Picks

Round–Pick
(Overall)
[Via]Player (Position)College/Program
1–6 (6) Mike Robinson (LB) Utah State
1–7 (7) [WPG] Chris Skinner (RB) Bishop's
1–8 (8) [BC] John Mandarich (OL) Kent State
2–5 (14) [CGY] Kurt Chapman (OL) Simon Fraser
2–6 (15) David Shadrach (DB) Simon Fraser
3–6 (24) John Godry (RB) Guelph
4–6 (33) Dan Runge (TE) Guelph
5–6 (42) Larry Mohr (RB) Queen's
6–6 (51) Gio Chisotti (DB) Alberta
7–6 (60) Brad Clark (WR) Alberta
8–6 (69) Jeff Treftlin (DB) McMaster
Week Game Details (MDT
A 5
Thu. June 7
7:30 PM
SSK 33 @ EDM 30 L 21,305
B 9
Mon. June 11
8:30 PM
EDM 8 @ BC 32 L 28,732 CTVR
C 11
Fri. June 15
7:30 PM
WPG 25 @ EDM 11 L 31,382
D 16
Thu. June 21
7:30 PM
EDM 16 @ CGY 29 L 20,370 CTVR
1 21
Sat. June 30
7:30 PM
OTT 31 @ EDM 32 W 32,441 CBC
2 23
Fri. July 6
8:30 PM
EDM 10 @ BC 44 L 43,501 CTV
3 27
Fri. July 13
7:30 PM
CGY 13 @ EDM 40 W 40,215 CTV
4 33
Sun. July 22
3:00 PM
EDM 26 @ TOR 43 L 31,132 CTV
6 39
Fri. Aug. 3
8:00 PM
WPG 22 @ EDM 21 L 40,470 CTV
7 45
Sun. Aug. 12
1:30 PM
EDM 37 @ SSK 21 W 22,371
8 48
Sat. Aug. 18
5:00 PM
EDM 24 @ MTL 44 L 16,187 CBC
9 51
Fri. Aug. 24
7:30 PM
HAM 14 @ EDM 35 W 42,750 CTV
10 57
Mon. Sept. 3
2:00 PM
EDM 30 @ CGY 28 W 26,056 CTV
11 60
Sat. Sept. 8
7:30 PM
TOR 33 @ EDM 34 W 39,517 CBC
13 67
Fri. Sept. 21
5:30 PM
EDM 23 @ OTT 32 L 19,387 CTV
14 71
Fri. Sept. 28
7:30 PM
BC 34 @ EDM 32 L 47,015 CTV
15 77
Sun. Oct. 7
11:30 AM
EDM 28 @ HAM 21 W 13,452 CBC, R/C
16 80
Sat. Oct. 13
7:30 PM
MTL 26 @ EDM 29 W 42,766
17 86
Sun. Oct. 21
3:00 PM
EDM 11 @ WPG 30 L 29,135 CBC
18 90
Sun. Oct. 28
2:00 PM
SSK 7 @ EDM 52 W 42,644 CBC
P1 92
Sun. Nov. 4
1:00 PM
EDM 20 @ WPG 55 L 27,711 CBC