The Edmonton Eskimos’ 1994 Season

Season Summary

Team Roster and Stats

Edmonton Eskimos 1994 Record
GP W L T PTS PF PA Streak L6
Pre-season 2 1 1 0 2 49 44 L1 1-1-0
Regular Season 18 13 5 0 26 518 401 W2 4-2-0
Home 9 8 1 0 16 278 175 W2 5-1-0
Visitor 9 5 4 0 10 240 226 W1 4-2-0
Intra-division 10 7 3 0 14 312 205 W2 4-2-0
Inter-division 8 6 2 0 12 206 196 L1 5-1-0

Full 1994 League Standings

Edmonton Eskimos 1994 Opponent Appearances

Opponent@ EDMEDM @
BC Lions (2)0-1-0 (1)1-0-0 (1)
Calgary Stampeders (2)1-0-0 (1)0-1-0 (1)
Hamilton Tiger-Cats (2)1-0-0 (1)1-0-0 (1)
Ottawa Rough Riders (1)1-0-0 (1)--
Saskatchewan Roughriders (2)1-0-0 (1)0-1-0 (1)
Toronto Argonauts (2)1-0-0 (1)0-1-0 (1)
Winnipeg Blue Bombers (1)--0-1-0 (1)
Sacramento Gold Miners (2)1-0-0 (1)1-0-0 (1)
Las Vegas Posse (2)1-0-0 (1)1-0-0 (1)
Shreveport Pirates (1)--1-0-0 (1)
Baltimore CFL Colts (1)1-0-0 (1)--

Coaches

Head Coach

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Assistant Coaches
  • Rich Stubler – Defensive Coordinator
  • Bill Macdermott – Offensive line
  • Mark Nelson – Special teams
  • Greg Newhouse – Defensive line
  • Joe Paopao – Offensive Coordinator

Edmonton Eskimos 1994 Attendance

  • Capacity: 60,081
  • High: 51,180
  • Avg: 29,867 (9 out of 9 games)
  • Variance over 1993 Avg: -649
  • Low: 23,187
  • Sellouts: 0
  • % of Capacity: 49.71
  • Variance from League Avg: +8,126

More 1994 Attendance Numbers

Team Scoring

19941993 +/-
Average Combined Score 23.06 0.22 +
Average Winning Score 33.15 1.35 -
Average Losing Score 17.40 1.90 +
Average Home Score 30.89 2.44 +
Average Visitor Score 26.67 1.22 -
Average Margin of Victory 33.15 1.35 -
Average Margin of Loss 33.00 3.00 +

Stadium

  • 1994 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 5455109 7963142 6565130 8057137 278 (30.9)240 (26.7)518 (28.8)
Opponent 283159 4583128 5469123 484391 226 (25.1)175 (19.4)401 (22.3)

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 7 (6-1-0) 0 (0-0-0) 2 (2-0-0) 4 (4-0-0) 1 (0-1-0) 4 (1-3-0) 11 (10-1-0) 1 (0-1-0) 6 (3-3-0)
After 2nd 6 (6-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 3 (2-1-0) 4 (4-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 5 (1-4-0) 10 (10-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 8 (3-5-0)
After 3rd 6 (6-0-0) 1 (1-0-0) 2 (1-1-0) 4 (4-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 5 (1-4-0) 10 (10-0-0) 1 (1-0-0) 7 (2-5-0)
After 4th 8 (8-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 1 (0-1-0) 5 (5-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 4 (0-4-0) 13 (13-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 5 (0-5-0)

Edmonton Eskimos 1994 Stars of the Week

Offensive Star

  • 1 – Michael Soles
  • Defensive Star

    • 1 – Glenn Rogers
    • 1 – Don Wilson
    • 1 – Willie Pless
    • 1 – John Holland

Lineman Star

  • None

Edmonton Eskimos 1994 Player Awards and Nominations

1994 Most Outstanding
  • Player — Willie Pless (Team Nominee)
  • Defensive Player — Willie Pless (Winner)
  • Offensive Lineman — Blake Dermott (Team Nominee)
  • Canadian Player — Larry Wruck (Division Finalist)
  • Rookie — Mike Lee (Team Nominee)

Edmonton Eskimos 1994 Draft Picks

Round–Pick
(Overall)
[Via]Player (Position)College/Program
1–9 (13) Rob Wessling (OT) Guelph
2–8 (21) Pat McNerney (TE) Weber State
3–8 (29) Darryl Fridd (DL) Alberta
4–8 (36) Brad Zacharias (RB) Acadia
5–8 (43) Stephen Day (LB) Alberta
6–8 (None) ()
Week Details (EDT
A 4
Wed. June 22
9:30 PM
SSK 22 @ EDM 38 W 35,901
B 12
Wed. June 29
11:00 PM
EDM 11 @ LV 22 L 6,280
1 18
Sat. July 9
9:00 PM
HAM 11 @ EDM 26 W 25,687 CBC
2 20
Wed. July 13
8:30 PM
EDM 35 @ WPG 50 L 21,686
3 25
Wed. July 20
9:30 PM
OTT 21 @ EDM 23 W 27,188 TSN
4 35
Sat. July 30
8:30 PM
EDM 24 @ SHR 10 W 17,434
5 39
Thu. Aug. 4
9:30 PM
SSK 23 @ EDM 42 W 27,633
6 47
Fri. Aug. 12
9:30 PM
EDM 7 @ SSK 20 L 24,548 TSN
7 50
Thu. Aug. 18
10:30 PM
EDM 44 @ SAC 15 W 13,959 ESPN2
8 57
Thu. Aug. 25
9:30 PM
LV 17 @ EDM 44 W 28,559
9 65
Mon. Sept. 5
4:00 PM
EDM 15 @ CGY 48 L 37,317 ESPN, CBC
10 67
Fri. Sept. 9
9:30 PM
CGY 12 @ EDM 38 W 51,180 TSN , ESPN2
11 75
Sat. Sept. 17
9:00 PM
EDM 25 @ BC 18 W 34,929 CBC
12 84
Sun. Sept. 25
3:00 PM
TOR 25 @ EDM 28 W 24,132 CBC
13 86
Sun. Oct. 2
3:30 PM
BC 26 @ EDM 24 L 23,187 TSN
14 95
Sun. Oct. 9
2:00 PM
EDM 33 @ HAM 32 W 14,402 CBC
15 101
Sun. Oct. 16
3:30 PM
BAL 24 @ EDM 31 W 31,918
16 107
Sun. Oct. 23
1:30 PM
EDM 6 @ TOR 23 L 22,210 CBC
17 112
Sat. Oct. 29
3:00 PM
SAC 16 @ EDM 22 W 29,322
18 120
Sat. Nov. 5
4:00 PM
EDM 51 vs LV 10 W 14,228
P1 122
Sat. Nov. 12
5:00 PM
BC 24 @ EDM 23 L 23,156 CBC , ESPN2