The Hamilton Tiger-Cats’ 1975 Season

Season Summary

Hamilton Tiger-Cats 1975 Full Schedule/Results

Team Roster and Stats

Hamilton Tiger-Cats 1975 Record
GP W L T PTS PF PA Streak L6
Pre-season 4 1 3 0 2 52 93 W1 1-3-0
Regular Season 16 5 10 1 11 284 395 W1 3-3-0
    Home 8 3 5 0 6 119 161 W2 3-3-0
    Visitor 8 2 5 1 5 165 234 L1 1-4-1
   Divisional opponent 11 3 8 0 6 182 285 W1 2-4-0
   Non-divisional opponent 5 2 2 1 5 102 110 W2 2-2-1

Full 1975 League Standings

Hamilton Tiger-Cats 1975 Opponent Appearances

Opponent Opp. Win %
Divisional 0.517 2-4-0 (6) 1-4-0 (5)
Non-Divisional 0.519 1-1-0 (2) 1-1-1 (3)
Montreal Alouettes (3) 0.563
Ottawa Rough Riders (4) 0.656
Toronto Argonauts (4) 0.344
BC Lions (1) 0.375
Calgary Stampeders (1) 0.375
Edmonton Eskimos (1) 0.750
Saskatchewan Roughriders (1) 0.656
Winnipeg Blue Bombers (1) 0.438

Coaches

Head Coach

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1975 Hamilton Tiger-Cats Attendance

  • Capacity: 34,500
  • Total: 195,040
  • High: 35,342
  • Avg: 24,380 (8 out of 8 games)
  • Diff from 1974 Avg: -3,950
  • Low: 20,221
  • Sellouts: 1
  • % of Capacity: 70.67
  • Diff from League Avg: -953

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Team Scoring

19751974 +/-
Average Combined Score 42.44 5.44 +
Average Winning Score 20.00 0.43 -
Average Losing Score 15.60 0.49 +
Average Home Score 14.88 5.13 -
Average Visitor Score 20.63 5.75 +
Average Margin of Victory 8.00 0.57 -
Average Margin of Loss 15.10 4.66 +

Stadium

  • 1975 home stadium: Ivor Wynne Stadium
  • Capacity: 34,500
  • Playing surface: Fixed Artificial Turf (AstroTurf-like)
  • Previous stadium change: 1971 – Name change/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 303262 4267109 282553 194160 119 (14.9)165 (20.6)284 (17.8)
Opponent 223961 5387140 5568123 314071 234 (29.3)161 (20.1)395 (24.7)

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 (2-1-0) 2 (1-1-0) 3 (0-3-0) 3 (1-1-1) 1 (0-1-0) 4 (1-3-0) 6 (3-2-1) 3 (1-2-0) 7 (1-6-0)
After 2nd 3 (2-1-0) 0 (0-0-0) 5 (1-4-0) 3 (1-1-1) 0 (0-0-0) 5 (1-4-0) 6 (3-2-1) 0 (0-0-0) 10 (2-8-0)
After 3rd 3 (3-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 5 (0-5-0) 3 (1-1-1) 0 (0-0-0) 5 (1-4-0) 6 (4-1-1) 0 (0-0-0) 10 (1-9-0)
After 4th 3 (3-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 5 (0-5-0) 2 (2-0-0) 1 (0-0-1) 5 (0-5-0) 5 (5-0-0) 1 (0-0-1) 10 (0-10-0)

Hamilton Tiger-Cats 1975 Player Awards and Nominations

1975 Most Outstanding
  • Player — Garney Henley (Team Nominee)
  • Defensive Player — Mike Samples (Team Nominee)
  • Offensive Lineman — Ed Chalupka (Team Nominee)
  • Canadian Player — Terry Evanshen (Team Nominee)
  • Rookie — Angelo Santucci (Team Nominee)

Hamilton Tiger-Cats 1975 Draft Picks

Round–Pick
(Overall)
[Via]Player (Position)College/Program
1–3 (3) [WPG] Gerald Kunyk (QB) Alberta
1–5 (5) Sean Sullivan (RB) Simon Fraser
1–6 (6) [SSK] Krys Kasorzyk (OT) Wooster
4–5 (32) Libert Castillo (RB) Toronto
5–5 (41) Brian Plenderleith (WR) Windsor
6–5 (49) Ian Anderson (LB) Queen's
7–5 (57) Warren Howe (FL) Wilfrid Laurier
8–5 (65) Bob Heartwell (HB) Western Ontario
8–6 (66) [SSK] Richard Chalupka (RB) Wilfrid Laurier

Hamilton Tiger-Cats 1975 All-Star Selections

1 All-Division Selections
WR Terry Evanshen

* – indicates unanimous selection

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Week Game Details (EDT
A 4
Wed. July 2
TOR 18 @ HAM 17 L 20,210
B 8
Tue. July 8
HAM 14 @ EDM 30 L 22,747
C 13
Sat. July 12
CGY 26 @ HAM 0 L
D 17
Wed. July 16
6:30 PM
HAM 21 @ OTT 19 W 18,040
1 19
Wed. July 23
8:00 PM
MTL 33 @ HAM 23 L 23,150 CTVE
2 26
Wed. July 30
8:00 PM
OTT 31 @ HAM 9 L 24,249 CBCE
3 29
Tue. Aug. 5
8:00 PM
HAM 15 @ MTL 8 W 22,287
4 35
Wed. Aug. 13
HAM 7 @ TOR 27 L 40,474
5 38
Tue. Aug. 19
8:00 PM
MTL 35 @ HAM 13 L 22,580 CBCE
7 46
Mon. Sept. 1
TOR 11 @ HAM 20 W 27,104
8 51
Sun. Sept. 7
HAM 31 @ OTT 56 L 27,259
9 57
Sun. Sept. 14
2:00 PM
EDM 17 @ HAM 3 L 22,144 CTV
10 61
Sun. Sept. 21
4:30 PM
HAM 28 @ SSK 28 T 18,964 CTV
11 64
Wed. Sept. 24
9:00 PM
HAM 32 @ WPG 34 L 21,397 CTV
12 68
Wed. Oct. 1
8:00 PM
OTT 16 @ HAM 11 L 20,221 CBC
13 73
Wed. Oct. 8
8:00 PM
HAM 4 @ OTT 31 L 22,647 CBC
74
Sun. Oct. 12
2:00 PM
BC 8 @ HAM 14 W 20,250 CTV
14 79
Sat. Oct. 18
10:30 PM
HAM 25 @ CGY 23 W 22,897 CBC
16 84
Sat. Oct. 25
2:00 PM
HAM 23 @ TOR 27 L 40,284 CBC
17 88
Sat. Nov. 1
2:00 PM
TOR 10 @ HAM 26 W 35,342 CBC
P1 92
Sun. Nov. 9
2:00 PM
HAM 12 @ MTL 35 L 15,378 CBC