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 Details (EDT
A 3
Wed. June 17
9:00 PM
SSK 12 @ EDM 45 W 34,793
B 8
Tue. June 23
10:00 PM
EDM 31 @ BC 19 W 23,217
1 11
Thu. July 2
9:00 PM
WPG 17 @ EDM 19 W 30,650 TSN
2 13
Thu. July 9
7:30 PM
EDM 16 @ MTL 50 L 20,202 TSN, RDS
3 17
Thu. July 16
9:00 PM
BC 40 @ EDM 22 L 33,661 TSN
4 24
Sat. July 25
4:00 PM
EDM 38 @ SSK 33 W 30,945 TSN
5 26
Thu. July 30
9:30 PM
MTL 19 @ EDM 33 W 33,206 TSN, RDS
6 31
Sat. Aug. 8
6:30 PM
EDM 21 @ HAM 28 L 19,206 TSN
7 33
Thu. Aug. 13
9:00 PM
CGY 35 @ EDM 38 W 33,065 TSN
9 39
Sat. Aug. 29
7:00 PM
HAM 30 @ EDM 31 W 35,036 TSN
10 44
Mon. Sept. 7
7:30 PM
EDM 8 @ CGY 32 L 40,729 TSN
11 46
Fri. Sept. 11
10:00 PM
CGY 35 @ EDM 34 L 46,212 TSN
12 52
Sun. Sept. 20
4:00 PM
EDM 31 @ SSK 27 W 30,945 TSN
13 55
Sat. Sept. 26
6:00 PM
SSK 23 @ EDM 20 L 62,517 TSN
14 57
Fri. Oct. 2
7:30 PM
EDM 17 @ WPG 27 L 21,965 TSN
15 61
Fri. Oct. 9
9:00 PM
BC 34 @ EDM 31 L 30,120 TSN
16 65
Fri. Oct. 16
7:30 PM
EDM 22 @ TOR 19 W 26,515 TSN
17 70
Fri. Oct. 23
10:00 PM
EDM 7 @ CGY 30 L 35,650 TSN
18 73
Fri. Oct. 30
9:00 PM
TOR 10 @ EDM 36 W 30,012 TSN
19 77
Fri. Nov. 6
10:30 PM
EDM 45 @ BC 13 W 31,515 TSN
P1 82
Sun. Nov. 15
5:30 PM
EDM 21 @ CGY 24 L 31,356 TSN, RDS