The Edmonton Eskimos’ 1999 Season

Season Summary

Edmonton Eskimos 1999 Full Schedule/Results

Team Roster and Stats

Edmonton Eskimos 1999 Record
GP W L T PTS PF PA Streak L6
Pre-season 2 2 0 0 4 76 12 W2 2-0-0
Regular Season 18 6 12 0 12 459 502 L1 2-4-0
    Home 9 2 7 0 4 183 208 W1 1-5-0
    Visitor 9 4 5 0 8 276 294 L2 3-3-0
   Divisional opponent 10 5 5 0 10 276 269 W1 4-2-0
   Non-divisional opponent 8 1 7 0 2 183 233 L5 1-5-0

Full 1999 League Standings

Edmonton Eskimos 1999 Opponent Appearances

Opponent Opp. Win %
Divisional 0.483 2-3-0 (5) 3-2-0 (5)
Non-Divisional 0.528 0-4-0 (4) 1-3-0 (4)
BC Lions (3) 0.722
Calgary Stampeders (3) 0.667
Saskatchewan Roughriders (4) 0.167
Hamilton Tiger-Cats (2) 0.611
Montreal Alouettes (2) 0.667
Toronto Argonauts (2) 0.500
Winnipeg Blue Bombers (2) 0.333

Team Scoring

19991998 +/-
Average Combined Score 53.39 +6.39
Average Winning Score 38.17 +9.28
Average Losing Score 19.17 +4.06
Average Home Score 20.33 -3.22
Average Visitor Score 30.67 +10.22
Average Margin of Victory 14.67 +2.78
Average Margin of Loss 10.92 -6.97

1999 Edmonton Eskimos Attendance

  • Capacity: 60,081
  • Total: 308,168
  • High: 52,458
  • Avg: 34,240 (9 out of 9 games)
  • Diff from 1998 Avg: +5,040
  • Low: 27,211
  • Sellouts: 0
  • % of Capacity: 56.99
  • Diff from League Avg: +10,375

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Coaches

Head Coach

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Assistant Coaches
  • Bill Macdermott – Offensive line
  • Danny Langsdorf – Receivers
  • Dieter Brock – Quarterbacks
  • Rich Stubler – Defensive Coordinator
  • Brad Miller – Defensive front
  • Rick Campbell – Linebackers

Stadium

  • 1999 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

502 (27.9)
1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final
HVT HVT HVT HVT H (PPG)V (PPG)T (PPG)
Edmonton 4365108 6652118 2692118 4864112 183 (20.3)276 (30.7)459 (25.5)
Opponent 215576 7484158 384785 60108168 294 (32.7)208 (23.1)

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 (2-3-0) 0 (0-0-0) 4 (0-4-0) 5 (2-3-0) 2 (2-0-0) 2 (0-2-0) 10 (4-6-0) 2 (2-0-0) 6 (0-6-0)
After 2nd 4 (2-2-0) 0 (0-0-0) 5 (0-5-0) 3 (1-2-0) 1 (1-0-0) 5 (2-3-0) 7 (3-4-0) 1 (1-0-0) 10 (2-8-0)
After 3rd 4 (2-2-0) 0 (0-0-0) 5 (0-5-0) 6 (4-2-0) 0 (0-0-0) 3 (0-3-0) 10 (6-4-0) 0 (0-0-0) 8 (0-8-0)
After 4th 2 (2-0-0) 2 (0-2-0) 5 (0-5-0) 3 (3-0-0) 1 (1-0-0) 5 (0-5-0) 5 (5-0-0) 3 (1-2-0) 10 (0-10-0)
After OT1 0 (0-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 2 (0-2-0) 1 (1-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 1 (1-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 2 (0-2-0)

Edmonton Eskimos 1999 Stars of the Week

Offensive Star

  • 1 – Nealon Greene
  • 1 – Sean Millington
  • 1 – Terry Vaughn
  • 1 – Troy Mills

Defensive Star

  • None

Lineman Star

  • 1 – Leo Groenewegen
  • 1 – Grant Carter

Special Teams Star

  • 1 – Fred Bailey
  • 1 – Donnie Ashley
  • 1 – Sean Fleming
  • 1 – Henry Williams

Edmonton Eskimos 1999 Player Awards and Nominations

1999 Most Outstanding
  • Player — Troy Mills (Team Nominee)
  • Defensive Player — Terry Ray (Team Nominee)
  • Offensive Lineman — Hicham El-Mashtoub (Team Nominee)
  • Canadian Player — Doug Petersen (Team Nominee)
  • Rookie — Donnie Ashley (Team Nominee)

Edmonton Eskimos 1999 Draft Picks

Round–Pick
(Overall)
[Via]Player (Position)College/Program
1–4 (4)   Trevor Bollers (FB) Iowa
2–1 (9) [WPG] Aaron Williams (DE) Indiana
3–4 (20)   Eric LaPointe (RB) Mount Allison
4–4 (28)   Brent Walker (WR) Mary
5–4 (35)   Frantz Clarkson (CB) Manitoba
6–4 (43)   Orlando Bowen (DE) Northern Illinois

Edmonton Eskimos 1999 All-Star Selections

1 All-Canadian Selections
G Leo Groenewegen
5 All-Division Selections
SB Terry Vaughn
G Val St. Germain
G Leo Groenewegen
DT Doug Petersen
LB Terry Ray

* – indicates unanimous selection

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Week Date/Time (EDT Result Attendance TV
A
Wed. June 23 9:00 PM
SSK 3 @ EDM 27 W 35,313  
B
Wed. June 30 10:30 PM
EDM 49 @ BC 9 W 13,258  
1
Fri. July 9 9:00 PM
BC 25 @ EDM 13 L 33,404 TSN
2
Fri. July 16 9:00 PM
SSK 6 @ EDM 39 W 32,113  
3
Thu. July 22 10:00 PM
EDM 37 @ CGY 41 L 31,246 TSN
4
Thu. July 29 7:30 PM
EDM 8 @ HAM 54 L 16,815  
5
Fri. Aug. 6 9:00 PM
MTL 20 @ EDM 13 L 33,154 TSN
6
Fri. Aug. 13 8:30 PM
EDM 56 @ WPG 26 W 22,454 TSN
7
Fri. Aug. 20 10:00 PM
EDM 27 @ SSK 29 L 16,544 TSN
8
Fri. Aug. 27 10:00 PM
HAM 30 @ EDM 23 OT L 34,180 TSN
9
Mon. Sept. 6 4:00 PM
EDM 33 @ CGY 30 OT W 37,611 CBC
10
Fri. Sept. 10 9:00 PM
CGY 38 @ EDM 13 L 52,458 TSN
11
Fri. Sept. 17 10:00 PM
EDM 41 @ SSK 38 W 18,321 TSN
12
Sun. Sept. 26 3:30 PM
TOR 20 @ EDM 16 L 31,085  
13
Sun. Oct. 3 3:30 PM
WPG 27 @ EDM 19 L 27,211  
14
Mon. Oct. 11 4:00 PM
EDM 26 @ BC 20 W 26,177 CBC
15
Sun. Oct. 17 3:30 PM
BC 21 @ EDM 13 OT L 30,713  
16
Sat. Oct. 23 3:00 PM
EDM 33 @ MTL 36 L 19,461 CBC
17
Sat. Oct. 30 3:00 PM
SSK 21 @ EDM 34 W 33,850 CBC
18
Sat. Nov. 6 7:30 PM
EDM 15 @ TOR 20 L 19,460 TSN
P1
Sun. Nov. 14 4:00 PM
EDM 17 @ CGY 30 L 25,305 CBC