The Edmonton Eskimos’ 1990 Season

Season Summary

Team Roster and Stats

Edmonton Eskimos 1990 Record
GP W L T PTS PF PA Streak L6
Pre-season 2 1 1 0 2 58 47 W1 1-1-0
Regular Season 18 10 8 0 20 612 510 L1 1-5-0
Home 9 7 2 0 14 333 249 W1 4-2-0
Visitor 9 3 6 0 6 279 261 L3 2-4-0
Intra-division 10 6 4 0 12 336 250 L3 3-3-0
Inter-division 8 4 4 0 8 276 260 W1 3-3-0

Full 1990 League Standings

Edmonton Eskimos 1990 Opponent Appearances

Opponent@ EDMEDM @
BC Lions (3)1-1-0 (2)1-0-0 (1)
Calgary Stampeders (4)2-0-0 (2)1-1-0 (2)
Hamilton Tiger-Cats (2)1-0-0 (1)0-1-0 (1)
Ottawa Rough Riders (2)1-0-0 (1)0-1-0 (1)
Saskatchewan Roughriders (3)1-0-0 (1)0-2-0 (2)
Toronto Argonauts (2)1-0-0 (1)1-0-0 (1)
Winnipeg Blue Bombers (2)0-1-0 (1)0-1-0 (1)

Coaches

Head Coach

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Assistant Coaches
  • Don Sutherin – Defensive secondary
  • Urban Bowman – Linebackers
  • Joe Viadella – Linebackers
  • Gary Durchik – Offensive line
  • Mike Faragalli – Receivers
  • Brian Dickinson – Special assistant

Edmonton Eskimos 1990 Attendance

  • Capacity: 60,081
  • High: 57,444
  • Avg: 35,758 (9 out of 9 games)
  • Variance over 1989 Avg: +4,943
  • Low: 27,434
  • Sellouts: 0
  • % of Capacity: 59.52
  • Variance from League Avg: +8,848

More 1990 Attendance Numbers

Team Scoring

19901989 +/-
Average Combined Score 29.33 3.94 +
Average Winning Score 41.00 4.00 +
Average Losing Score 25.25 0.75 -
Average Home Score 37.00 1.11 -
Average Visitor Score 31.00 2.44 -
Average Margin of Victory 41.00 4.00 +
Average Margin of Loss 30.38 4.13 -

Stadium

  • 1990 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 8151132 8266148 6544109 105118223 333 (37.0)279 (31.0)612 (34.0)
Opponent 4170111 7773150 5064114 8154135 261 (29.0)249 (27.7)510 (28.3)

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 6 (6-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 3 (1-2-0) 4 (2-2-0) 0 (0-0-0) 5 (1-4-0) 10 (8-2-0) 0 (0-0-0) 8 (2-6-0)
After 2nd 6 (6-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 3 (1-2-0) 4 (3-1-0) 0 (0-0-0) 5 (0-5-0) 10 (9-1-0) 0 (0-0-0) 8 (1-7-0)
After 3rd 6 (6-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 3 (1-2-0) 3 (2-1-0) 0 (0-0-0) 6 (1-5-0) 9 (8-1-0) 0 (0-0-0) 9 (2-7-0)
After 4th 7 (7-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 2 (0-2-0) 3 (3-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 6 (0-6-0) 10 (10-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 8 (0-8-0)

Edmonton Eskimos 1990 Stars of the Week

Offensive Star

  • 1 – Reggie Taylor
  • 1 – Tracy Ham
  • 1 – Craig Ellis
  • Defensive Star

    • 2 – Danny Bass
    • 1 – Stewart Hill

Lineman Star

  • 2 – Mike Walker
  • 2 – Brett Williams
  • 1 – Stewart Hill

Edmonton Eskimos 1990 Player Awards and Nominations

1990 Most Outstanding
  • Player — Craig Ellis (Division Finalist)
  • Defensive Player — Stewart Hill (Division Finalist)
  • Offensive Lineman — Blake Dermott (Team Nominee)
  • Canadian Player — Blake Marshall (Team Nominee)
  • Rookie — Ray Macoritti (Team Nominee)

Edmonton Eskimos 1990 Draft Picks

Round–Pick
(Overall)
[Via]Player (Position)College/Program
1–1 (1) [OTT] Sean Millington (RB) Simon Fraser
1–6 (6) Steve Christie (K) William and Mary
2–6 (14) Bob MacDonald (OT) McMaster
3–6 (22) Lance Trumble (FB) McMaster
4–6 (30) Gord Steeves (DB) Manitoba
5–6 (38) Jordan Gaertner (WR) Saskatchewan
6–6 (46) Chris Porter (RB) Windsor
7–6 (54) Maki Katsube (SB) St. Francis Xavier
8–6 (62) Rob Webert (K) Washington State
Week Details (PDT
A 4
Thu. June 28
7:30 PM
EDM 23 @ BC 24 L 27,905
B 8
Tue. July 3
6:30 PM
SSK 23 @ EDM 35 W 10,130
1 13
Sat. July 14
4:30 PM
EDM 40 @ TOR 34 W 26,815 CFN
2 14
Wed. July 18
6:30 PM
BC 23 @ EDM 41 W 38,401 TSN
3 18
Thu. July 26
4:30 PM
EDM 46 @ OTT 50 L 26,411 CBC
4 22
Thu. Aug. 2
5:30 PM
EDM 20 @ WPG 23 L 24,320 CBC
5 26
Tue. Aug. 7
6:30 PM
SSK 31 @ EDM 57 W 39,060 CFN
6 31
Tue. Aug. 14
6:30 PM
CGY 20 @ EDM 46 W 35,104
7 34
Sun. Aug. 19
12:00 PM
EDM 24 @ SSK 49 L 24,109
8 39
Mon. Aug. 27
6:30 PM
TOR 36 @ EDM 56 W 28,151 CBC
9 44
Mon. Sept. 3
12:30 PM
EDM 38 @ CGY 4 W 36,107 CFN
10 47
Fri. Sept. 7
6:30 PM
CGY 17 @ EDM 34 W 57,444 CFN
11 50
Thu. Sept. 13
7:30 PM
EDM 32 @ BC 13 W 26,830 CFN
12 55
Fri. Sept. 21
6:30 PM
OTT 29 @ EDM 41 W 30,109 CFN
13 58
Fri. Sept. 28
6:30 PM
WPG 48 @ EDM 25 L 28,950 CFN
14 65
Mon. Oct. 8
10:30 AM
EDM 23 @ HAM 25 L 11,121 CFN
15 68
Sun. Oct. 14
12:30 PM
EDM 24 @ SSK 29 L 27,423 CFN
16 73
Sun. Oct. 21
12:00 PM
BC 30 @ EDM 8 L 37,176 CBC
17 77
Sun. Oct. 28
11:30 AM
HAM 15 @ EDM 25 W 27,434 CFN
18 81
Sun. Nov. 4
12:30 PM
EDM 32 @ CGY 34 L 26,676 TSN
P1 83
Sun. Nov. 11
11:30 AM
SSK 27 @ EDM 43 W 23,006 CFN
P2 85
Sun. Nov. 18
11:30 AM
EDM 43 @ CGY 23 W 31,923 CBC
GC 86
Sun. Nov. 25
3:00 PM
WPG 50 vs EDM 11 L 46,969 CFN, CBC