The Edmonton Eskimos’ 2009 Season

Season Summary

2009 Full Schedule and Results

Team Roster and Stats

Edmonton Eskimos 2009 Record
GP W L T PTS PF PA Streak L6
Pre-season 2 2 0 0 4 76 31 W2 2-0-0
Regular Season 18 9 9 0 18 469 502 W2 3-3-0
Home 9 5 4 0 10 264 243 W1 3-3-0
Visitor 9 4 5 0 8 205 259 W1 3-3-0
Intra-division 10 4 6 0 8 274 302 W1 2-4-0
Inter-division 8 5 3 0 10 195 200 W2 4-2-0

Full 2009 League Standings

Edmonton Eskimos 2009 Opponent Appearances

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

Coaches

Head Coach

More Head Coaches

Assistant Coaches
  • Stacey Hairston – Defensive backs
  • Noel Thorpe – Assistant Head Coach
  • Rick Worman – Offensive Coordinator
  • Jeff Bleamer – Offensive line
  • Jason Tucker – Receivers
  • Terry Eisler – Running backs
  • Jim Daley – Defensive Coordinator
  • Danny Kepley – Linebackers

Edmonton Eskimos 2009 Attendance

  • Capacity: 59,537
  • High: 62,517
  • Avg: 37,164 (9 out of 9 games)
  • Variance over 2008 Avg: -218
  • Low: 30,012
  • Sellouts: 1
  • % of Capacity: 62.42
  • Variance from League Avg: +8,700

More 2009 Attendance Numbers

Team Scoring

20092008 +/-
Average Combined Score 53.94 3.72 -
Average Winning Score 32.56 1.14 -
Average Losing Score 19.56 2.32 -
Average Home Score 29.33 5.67 -
Average Visitor Score 22.78 0.89 +
Average Margin of Victory 10.00 2.60 -
Average Margin of Loss 13.67 3.83 -

Stadium

  • 2009 home stadium: Commonwealth Stadium
  • Capacity: 59,537
  • Playing surface: Natural Grass
  • Previous stadium change: 2008 – Reconfiguration

More Stadiums

Regular Season Scoring Summary by Quarter

1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final
HVT HVT HVT HVT H (PPG)V (PPG)T (PPG)
Edmonton 424486 8664150 5548103 8149130 264 (29.3)205 (22.8)469 (26.1)
Opponent 474188 8288170 474289 6788155 259 (28.8)243 (27.0)502 (27.9)

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 3 (1-2-0) 2 (2-0-0) 4 (2-2-0) 6 (3-3-0) 0 (0-0-0) 3 (1-2-0) 9 (4-5-0) 2 (2-0-0) 7 (3-4-0)
After 2nd 3 (3-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 6 (2-4-0) 3 (2-1-0) 0 (0-0-0) 6 (2-4-0) 6 (5-1-0) 0 (0-0-0) 12 (4-8-0)
After 3rd 4 (3-1-0) 0 (0-0-0) 5 (2-3-0) 4 (4-0-0) 1 (0-1-0) 4 (0-4-0) 8 (7-1-0) 1 (0-1-0) 9 (2-7-0)
After 4th 5 (5-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 4 (0-4-0) 4 (4-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 5 (0-5-0) 9 (9-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 9 (0-9-0)

Edmonton Eskimos 2009 Stars of the Week

Offensive Star

  • 1 – Arkee Whitlock

Defensive Star

  • 1 – T.J. Hill

Canadian Star

  • 1 – Calvin McCarty
  • 1 – Noel Prefontaine

Special Teams Star

  • 1 – Tristan Jackson
  • 1 – Arkee Whitlock
  • 1 – Skyler Green
Week Game Date Time (MST ) Result Attendance TV
A 3 Wed. June 17 6:00 PM SSK 12 @ EDM 45 W 34,793
B 8 Tue. June 23 7:00 PM EDM 31 @ BC 19 W 23,217
1 11 Thu. July 2 6:00 PM WPG 17 @ EDM 19 W 30,650 TSN
2 13 Thu. July 9 4:30 PM EDM 16 @ MTL 50 L 20,202 TSN, RDS
3 17 Thu. July 16 6:00 PM BC 40 @ EDM 22 L 33,661 TSN
4 24 Sat. July 25 1:00 PM EDM 38 @ SSK 33 W 30,945 TSN
5 26 Thu. July 30 6:30 PM MTL 19 @ EDM 33 W 33,206 TSN, RDS
6 31 Sat. Aug. 8 3:30 PM EDM 21 @ HAM 28 L 19,206 TSN
7 33 Thu. Aug. 13 6:00 PM CGY 35 @ EDM 38 W 33,065 TSN
9 39 Sat. Aug. 29 4:00 PM HAM 30 @ EDM 31 W 35,036 TSN
10 44 Mon. Sept. 7 4:30 PM EDM 8 @ CGY 32 L 40,729 TSN
11 46 Fri. Sept. 11 7:00 PM CGY 35 @ EDM 34 L 46,212 TSN
12 52 Sun. Sept. 20 1:00 PM EDM 31 @ SSK 27 W 30,945 TSN
13 55 Sat. Sept. 26 3:00 PM SSK 23 @ EDM 20 L 62,517 TSN
14 57 Fri. Oct. 2 4:30 PM EDM 17 @ WPG 27 L 21,965 TSN
15 61 Fri. Oct. 9 6:00 PM BC 34 @ EDM 31 L 30,120 TSN
16 65 Fri. Oct. 16 4:30 PM EDM 22 @ TOR 19 W 26,515 TSN
17 70 Fri. Oct. 23 7:00 PM EDM 7 @ CGY 30 L 35,650 TSN
18 73 Fri. Oct. 30 6:00 PM TOR 10 @ EDM 36 W 30,012 TSN
19 77 Fri. Nov. 6 8:30 PM EDM 45 @ BC 13 W 31,515 TSN
Playoffs Week 1 82 Sun. Nov. 15 3:30 PM EDM 21 @ CGY 24 L 31,356 TSN, RDS