The Hamilton Tiger-Cats’ 1969 Season

Season Summary

Hamilton Tiger-Cats 1969 Full Schedule/Results

Team Roster and Stats

Hamilton Tiger-Cats 1969 Record
GP W L T PTS PF PA Streak L6
Pre-season 3 3 0 0 6 82 66 W3 3-0-0
Regular Season 14 8 5 1 17 307 315 W1 2-4-0
    Home 7 4 2 1 9 161 121 W1 4-2-0
    Visitor 7 4 3 0 8 146 194 L3 3-3-0
   Divisional opponent 9 3 5 1 7 190 241 W1 1-5-0
   Non-divisional opponent 5 5 0 0 10 117 74 W5 5-0-0

Full 1969 League Standings

Hamilton Tiger-Cats 1969 Opponent Appearances

Opponent Opp. Win %
Divisional 0.571 2-2-1 (5) 1-3-0 (4)
Non-Divisional 0.444 2-0-0 (2) 3-0-0 (3)
Montreal Alouettes (3) 0.214
Ottawa Rough Riders (3) 0.786
Toronto Argonauts (3) 0.714
BC Lions (1) 0.313
Calgary Stampeders (1) 0.563
Edmonton Eskimos (1) 0.313
Saskatchewan Roughriders (1) 0.813
Winnipeg Blue Bombers (1) 0.219

Team Scoring

19691968 +/-
Average Combined Score 44.43 +4.86
Average Winning Score 25.75 +4.08
Average Losing Score 15.80 -0.06
Average Home Score 23.00 +6.43
Average Visitor Score 20.86 +0.00
Average Margin of Victory 9.38 -1.12
Average Margin of Loss 16.60 +3.31

1969 Hamilton Tiger-Cats Attendance

  • Capacity: 27,041
  • Total: 169,341
  • High: 30,314
  • Avg: 24,191 (7 out of 7 games)
  • Diff from 1968 Avg: +118
  • Low: 18,635
  • Sellouts: 2
  • % of Capacity: 89.46
  • Diff from League Avg: +3,033

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Coaches

Head Coach

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Stadium

  • 1969 home stadium: Civic Stadium
  • Capacity: 27,041
  • Playing surface: Natural Grass
  • Previous stadium change: 1963 – Expansion

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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)
Hamilton 333265 393170 323769 5746103 161 (23.0)146 (20.9)307 (21.9)
Opponent 43034 5963122 232851 3573108 194 (27.7)121 (17.3)315 (22.5)

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

Hamilton Tiger-Cats 1969 Player Awards and Nominations

1969 Most Outstanding
  • Player — Tommy Joe Coffey (Team Nominee)
  • Lineman — Henry Sorrell (Team Nominee)
  • Canadian Player — Bill Danychuk (Team Nominee)

Hamilton Tiger-Cats 1969 Draft Picks

Round–Pick
(Overall)
[Via]Player (Position)College/Program
1–5 (5)   John Krawczyk (DB) McMaster
2–5 (14)   Tom Krawczyk (T) McMaster
3–5 (22)   Terry Johnson (E) Saint Mary's
4–5 (31)   Ken Will (TE) Waterloo Lutheran
5–5 (39)   Ernie Turek (QB) Saint Mary's
6–5 (46)   Ken Lawl (DB) Mount Allison
7–5 (53)   Bobb Rommoldi (DB) Windsor
8–5 (58)   Rick Alcock (HB) St. Francis Xavier
9–4 (64)   Gord Pranshje (FL) Ottawa

Hamilton Tiger-Cats 1969 All-Star Selections

2 All-Canadian Selections
T Ellison Kelly
DB Garney Henley (Tie)
5 All-Division Selections
SE Tommy Joe Coffey (Tie)
T Ellison Kelly
DT John Barrow
OLB Henry Sorrell
DB Garney Henley

* – indicates unanimous selection

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Week Date/Time (EDT Result Attendance TV
A
Wed. July 9
HAM 22 @ EDM 21 W 12,500  
B
Fri. July 11
HAM 32 @ SSK 31 W 11,500  
D
Mon. July 21
WPG 14 @ HAM 28 W 16,523  
1
Thu. July 31
HAM 34 @ TOR 28 W 33,135  
2
Sat. Aug. 9
MTL 22 @ HAM 22 T 23,213  
3
Sat. Aug. 16
BC 0 @ HAM 25 W 18,635  
5
Mon. Aug. 25
HAM 27 @ CGY 26 W 22,456  
6
Mon. Sept. 1
OTT 22 @ HAM 27 W 30,296  
8
Wed. Sept. 10
HAM 17 @ WPG 7 W 21,310  
8
Sun. Sept. 14
HAM 31 @ SSK 29 W 19,556  
9
Sun. Sept. 21
MTL 41 @ HAM 35 L 23,338  
11
Tue. Sept. 30
EDM 12 @ HAM 17 W 20,533  
11
Sat. Oct. 4
HAM 20 @ OTT 28 L 27,003  
12
Mon. Oct. 13
TOR 17 @ HAM 7 L 30,314  
13
Sun. Oct. 19
HAM 8 @ TOR 51 L 33,135  
14
Sun. Oct. 26
HAM 9 @ MTL 25 L 8,590  
15
Sat. Nov. 1
OTT 7 @ HAM 28 W 23,012  
P1
Sun. Nov. 9
HAM 9 @ TOR 15 L 33,135