The Edmonton Eskimos 1988 Season

Edmonton Eskimos 1988 Record
GP W L T PTS PF PA Streak L6
Pre-season 2 1 1 0 2 48 40 W1 1-1-0
Regular Season 18 11 7 0 22 477 408 W1 3-3-0
    Home 9 8 1 0 16 289 157 W1 5-1-0
    Visitor 9 3 6 0 6 188 251 L1 2-4-0
   Divisional opponent 10 6 4 0 12 228 235 W1 4-2-0
   Non-divisional opponent 8 5 3 0 10 249 173 L1 4-2-0

Full 1988 League Standings

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 (5-0-0) 3 (2-1-0) 1 (1-0-0) 3 (1-2-0) 3 (0-3-0) 3 (2-1-0) 8 (6-2-0) 6 (2-4-0) 4 (3-1-0)
After 2nd 7 (7-0-0) 1 (1-0-0) 1 (0-1-0) 3 (1-2-0) 1 (0-1-0) 5 (2-3-0) 10 (8-2-0) 2 (1-1-0) 6 (2-4-0)
After 3rd 6 (6-0-0) 1 (1-0-0) 2 (1-1-0) 4 (3-1-0) 0 (0-0-0) 5 (0-5-0) 10 (9-1-0) 1 (1-0-0) 7 (1-6-0)
After 4th 8 (8-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 1 (0-1-0) 3 (3-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 6 (0-6-0) 11 (11-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 7 (0-7-0)
Week Date/Time (EDT Result Attendance TV
A
Thu Jun 23 9:30 PM
CFLAS 15 @ EDM 4 L 27,573  
B
Tue Jul 5 9:30 PM
EDM 44 @ CGY 25 W 16,676  
Week Date/Time (EDT Result Attendance TV
1
Thu Jul 14 9:30 PM
CGY 0 @ EDM 33 W 27,889 TSN
2
Sat Jul 23 8:00 PM
EDM 15 @ SSK 26 L 22,682 CBC
3
Wed Jul 27 7:30 PM
EDM 35 @ OTT 28 W 19,947 CFN
4
Thu Aug 4 9:30 PM
SSK 27 @ EDM 43 W 35,383 CBC
5
Fri Aug 12 8:00 PM
EDM 14 @ HAM 22 L 13,127 CFN
6
Fri Aug 19 9:00 PM
WPG 21 @ EDM 46 W 30,172 CFN
7
Thu Aug 25 10:30 PM
EDM 10 @ BC 28 L 33,825 TSN
8
Thu Sep 1 9:30 PM
BC 9 @ EDM 17 W 34,157 CFN
9
Mon Sep 5 3:00 PM
EDM 27 @ CGY 11 W 27,768 CBC
10
Sun Sep 11 4:00 PM
HAM 13 @ EDM 37 W 29,984 CFN
11
Sun Sep 18 4:00 PM
TOR 21 @ EDM 38 W 33,549 CFN
12
Sun Sep 25 1:30 PM
EDM 22 @ TOR 35 L 24,101  
13
Sun Oct 2 4:00 PM
OTT 12 @ EDM 40 W 28,052 CFN
14
Mon Oct 10 3:00 PM
EDM 17 @ WPG 21 L 26,298 CBC
15
Sun Oct 16 4:00 PM
EDM 32 @ CGY 29 W 29,430  
16
Sun Oct 23 3:00 PM
BC 35 @ EDM 15 L 30,030 CBC
17
Sat Oct 29 10:30 PM
EDM 16 @ BC 51 L 32,334 TSN
18
Sun Nov 6 4:00 PM
CGY 19 @ EDM 20 W 27,499 CFN
Week Date/Time (EST Result Attendance TV
P2
Sun Nov 20 4:30 PM
BC 37 @ EDM 19 L 27,055 CFN

Edmonton Eskimos 1988 Opponent Appearances

Opponent Opp. Win %
Divisional 0.478 4-1-0 (5) 2-3-0 (5)
Non-Divisional 0.472 4-0-0 (4) 1-3-0 (4)
BC Lions (4) 0.556
Calgary Stampeders (4) 0.333
Saskatchewan Roughriders (2) 0.611
Hamilton Tiger-Cats (2) 0.500
Ottawa Rough Riders (2) 0.111
Toronto Argonauts (2) 0.778
Winnipeg Blue Bombers (2) 0.500

Team Scoring

19881987 +/-
Average Combined Score 49.17 -10.78
Average Winning Score 33.45 -7.64
Average Losing Score 15.57 -8.00
Average Home Score 32.11 -7.67
Average Visitor Score 20.89 -7.89
Average Margin of Victory 16.18 -3.18
Average Margin of Loss 15.57 +7.29

Regular Season Scoring Summary by Quarter

1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final
HVT HVT HVT HVT H (PPG)V (PPG)T (PPG)
Edmonton 415293 7544119 7031101 10361164 289 (32.1)188 (20.9)477 (26.5)
Opponent 183755 6174135 465197 3289121 251 (27.9)157 (17.4)408 (22.7)

Coaches

Head Coach
Assistant Coaches
  • Gary Durchik – Offensive line
  • Mike Faragalli – Receivers
  • Don Sutherin – Defensive secondary
  • Mark Coflin – Linebackers
  • Mike Roach – Defensive line

Edmonton Eskimos 1988 Stars of the Week

Offensive Star

  • 2 – Tracy Ham
  • 1 – Jim Sandusky

Defensive Star

  • 2 – Danny Bass
  • 1 – Ron Howard
  • 1 – Stanley Blair

Lineman Star

  • 1 – Blake Dermott
  • 1 – Brett Williams

Edmonton Eskimos 1988 Player Awards and Nominations

1988 Most Outstanding
  • Player — Danny Bass (Team Nominee)
  • Defensive Player — Danny Bass (Division Finalist)
  • Offensive Lineman — Blake Dermott (Team Nominee)
  • Canadian Player — Tom Richards (Team Nominee)
  • Rookie — Dave Richardson (Team Nominee)
1988 Other Awards
  • Tom Pate Memorial Award — Hector Pothier (Winner)

Edmonton Eskimos 1988 All-Star Selections

3 All-Canadian Selections
DT Brett Williams
MLB Danny Bass
CB Stanley Blair
7 All-Division Selections
T Hector Pothier
DT Brett Williams
MLB Danny Bass
CB Stanley Blair
S Don Wilson
P Jerry Kauric
ST Henry “Gizmo” Williams

* – indicates unanimous selection

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Edmonton Eskimos 1988 Draft Picks

Round–Pick
(Overall)
[Via]Player (Position)College/Program
1–8 (8)   Brian Forde (LB) Washington State
2–8 (16)   Branko Vincic (DE) Eastern Michigan
3–8 (24)   Greg Nyte (S) Simon Fraser
4–8 (32)   Todd Middleton (LB) Dickinson State
5–8 (40)   Greg Kratzer (WR) Dickinson State
6–8 (48)   Terry Ainge (HB) British Columbia (UBC)
7–8 (56)   Stephen Kasowski (K) Alberta
8–8 (64)   Neil Ferguson (DB) Alberta

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