The Edmonton Eskimos’ 2009 Season

Season Summary

Edmonton Eskimos 2009 Full Schedule/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

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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
  • Dan 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 24.89 0.44 +
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 32.56 1.14 -
Average Margin of Loss 30.44 6.43 -

Stadium

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

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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 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 – Noel Prefontaine
  • 1 – Calvin McCarty
  • Special Teams Star

    • 1 – Tristan Jackson
    • 1 – Skyler Green
    • 1 – Arkee Whitlock

Edmonton Eskimos 2009 Player Awards and Nominations

2009 Most Outstanding
  • Player — Fred Stamps (Team Nominee)
  • Defensive Player — Kai Ellis (Team Nominee)
  • Offensive Lineman — Patrick Kabongo (Team Nominee)
  • Canadian Player — Patrick Kabongo (Team Nominee)
  • Rookie — Arkee Whitlock (Team Nominee)

Edmonton Eskimos 2009 Draft Picks

Round–Pick
(Overall)
[Via]Player (Position)College/Program
2–4 (12) Dedrick Sterling (DL) Queen's
3–4 (20) Andrea Bonaventura (LB) Calgary
5–4 (36) Eric Lee (RB) Weber State
6–4 (44) Jason Kosec (LB) Western Ontario
Week Game Details (PDT
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
7:30 PM
EDM 45 @ BC 13 W 31,515 TSN
P1 82
Sun. Nov. 15
2:30 PM
EDM 21 @ CGY 24 L 31,356 TSN, RDS