The Edmonton Eskimos’ 2012 Season

Season Summary

  • Finished 4th in the West Division and won a playoff position in the crossover
  • East Division Semi-final

2012 Full Schedule and Results

Team Roster and Stats

Edmonton Eskimos 2012 Record
GP W L T PTS PF PA Streak L6
Pre-season 2 0 2 0 0 33 44 L2 0-2-0
Regular Season 18 7 11 0 14 422 450 L3 2-4-0
Home 9 5 4 0 10 249 192 L1 2-4-0
Visitor 9 2 7 0 4 173 258 L5 1-5-0
Intra-division 10 3 7 0 6 220 249 L2 1-5-0
Inter-division 8 4 4 0 8 202 201 L1 2-4-0

Full 2012 League Standings

Edmonton Eskimos 2012 Opponent Appearances

Opponent@ EDMEDM @
BC Lions (3)0-1-0 (1)1-1-0 (2)
Calgary Stampeders (4)0-2-0 (2)0-2-0 (2)
Hamilton Tiger-Cats (2)1-0-0 (1)0-1-0 (1)
Montreal Alouettes (2)0-1-0 (1)0-1-0 (1)
Saskatchewan Roughriders (3)2-0-0 (2)0-1-0 (1)
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
  • Jamie Barresi – Running backs
  • Marcello Simmons – Defensive backs
  • Derrell Mitchell – Receivers
  • Tim Prinsen – Offensive line
  • Marcus Crandell – Offensive Coordinator
  • Mark Nelson – Linebackers
  • Kit Lathrop – Defensive Line Coordinator

Edmonton Eskimos 2012 Attendance

  • Capacity: 59,537
  • High: 43,178
  • Avg: 34,318 (9 out of 9 games)
  • Variance over 2011 Avg: -306
  • Low: 21,147
  • Sellouts: 0
  • % of Capacity: 57.64
  • Variance from League Avg: +6,125

More 2012 Attendance Numbers

Team Scoring

20122011 +/-
Average Combined Score 48.44 2.44 +
Average Winning Score 30.57 1.39 +
Average Losing Score 18.91 3.77 +
Average Home Score 27.67 6.22 +
Average Visitor Score 19.22 6.78 -
Average Margin of Victory 14.00 1.55 +
Average Margin of Loss 11.45 4.40 -

Stadium

  • 2012 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 342559 10552157 473582 6361124 249 (27.7)173 (19.2)422 (23.4)
Opponent 483886 5267119 5472126 3881119 258 (28.7)192 (21.3)450 (25.0)

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 4 (3-1-0) 2 (2-0-0) 3 (0-3-0) 2 (1-1-0) 1 (0-1-0) 6 (1-5-0) 6 (4-2-0) 3 (2-1-0) 9 (1-8-0)
After 2nd 6 (4-2-0) 1 (1-0-0) 2 (0-2-0) 3 (1-2-0) 0 (0-0-0) 6 (1-5-0) 9 (5-4-0) 1 (1-0-0) 8 (1-7-0)
After 3rd 6 (4-2-0) 0 (0-0-0) 3 (1-2-0) 3 (2-1-0) 0 (0-0-0) 6 (0-6-0) 9 (6-3-0) 0 (0-0-0) 9 (1-8-0)
After 4th 5 (5-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 4 (0-4-0) 2 (2-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 7 (0-7-0) 7 (7-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 11 (0-11-0)

Edmonton Eskimos 2012 Stars of the Week

Offensive Star

  • 1 – Hugh Charles

Defensive Star

  • 4 – J.C. Sherritt
  • 1 – Joe Burnett
  • 1 – Chris Thompson

Canadian Star

  • None

Special Teams Star

  • 2 – Grant Shaw
Week Game Date Time (MST ) Result Attendance TV
A 4 Fri. June 15 6:00 PM EDM 17 @ CGY 20 L 23,629 TSN2
B 7 Thu. June 21 6:00 PM BC 24 @ EDM 16 L 30,891
1 11 Sat. June 30 4:00 PM TOR 15 @ EDM 19 W 35,538 TSN
2 16 Sun. July 8 4:00 PM EDM 1 @ SSK 17 L 31,459 TSN
3 18 Fri. July 13 6:00 PM WPG 10 @ EDM 42 W 32,067 TSN
4 23 Fri. July 20 7:00 PM EDM 27 @ BC 14 W 28,335 TSN
5 25 Thu. July 26 5:30 PM EDM 22 @ WPG 23 L 29,533 TSN, RDS2
7 32 Fri. Aug. 10 6:30 PM SSK 20 @ EDM 28 W 43,178 TSN
8 34 Fri. Aug. 17 6:00 PM MTL 38 @ EDM 25 L 32,760 TSN, RDS
9 40 Mon. Aug. 27 4:30 PM EDM 26 @ TOR 17 W 22,912 TSN, NBCSN
10 44 Mon. Sept. 3 1:30 PM EDM 30 @ CGY 31 L 32,102 TSN, NBCSN
11 45 Fri. Sept. 7 6:00 PM CGY 20 @ EDM 18 L 39,363 TSN, RDS2, NBCSN
12 50 Sat. Sept. 15 12:00 PM EDM 8 @ HAM 51 L 24,162 TSN, RDS2
13 54 Sat. Sept. 22 4:30 PM BC 19 @ EDM 18 L 35,578 TSN
14 58 Fri. Sept. 28 7:00 PM EDM 15 @ CGY 39 L 29,290 TSN
15 61 Fri. Oct. 5 6:00 PM HAM 20 @ EDM 35 W 30,557 TSN, NBCSN
16 67 Sat. Oct. 13 1:00 PM SSK 20 @ EDM 37 W 38,678 TSN, RDS2
17 70 Fri. Oct. 19 7:00 PM EDM 19 @ BC 39 L 30,102 TSN, NBCSN
18 76 Sun. Oct. 28 10:00 AM EDM 25 @ MTL 27 L 23,312 TSN, RDS
19 78 Fri. Nov. 2 6:00 PM CGY 30 @ EDM 27 L 21,147 TSN, RDS2, NBCSN
Playoffs Week 1 81 Sun. Nov. 11 11:00 AM EDM 26 @ TOR 42 L 25,792 TSN, RDS, NBCSN