The Hamilton Tiger-Cats’ 1982 Season

Season Summary

Hamilton Tiger-Cats 1982 Full Schedule/Results

Team Roster and Stats

Hamilton Tiger-Cats 1982 Record
GP W L T PTS PF PA Streak L6
Pre-season 4 3 1 0 6 83 62 W1 3-1-0
Regular Season 16 8 7 1 17 396 401 W1 3-2-1
    Home 8 5 2 1 11 194 179 W2 4-1-1
    Visitor 8 3 5 0 6 202 222 L2 2-4-0
   Divisional opponent 6 5 1 0 10 143 109 W4 5-1-0
   Non-divisional opponent 10 3 6 1 7 253 292 W1 2-3-1

Full 1982 League Standings

Hamilton Tiger-Cats 1982 Opponent Appearances

Opponent Opp. Win %
Divisional 0.344 3-0-0 (3) 2-1-0 (3)
Non-Divisional 0.588 2-2-1 (5) 1-4-0 (5)
Ottawa Rough Riders (2) 0.313
Toronto Argonauts (2) 0.594
Montreal Concordes (2) 0.125
BC Lions (2) 0.563
Calgary Stampeders (2) 0.594
Edmonton Eskimos (2) 0.688
Saskatchewan Roughriders (2) 0.406
Winnipeg Blue Bombers (2) 0.688

Coaches

Head Coach

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1982 Hamilton Tiger-Cats Attendance

  • Capacity: 34,500
  • Total: 154,407
  • High: 28,799
  • Avg: 19,300 (8 out of 8 games)
  • Diff from 1981 Avg: -6,686
  • Low: 15,819
  • Sellouts: 0
  • % of Capacity: 55.94
  • Diff from League Avg: -10,077

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Team Scoring

19821981 +/-
Average Combined Score 49.81 3.00 +
Average Winning Score 28.50 3.32 -
Average Losing Score 20.57 13.07 +
Average Home Score 24.25 4.00 -
Average Visitor Score 25.25 1.75 +
Average Margin of Victory 9.00 7.18 -
Average Margin of Loss 11.00 13.75 -

Stadium

  • 1982 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 492574 6768135 4366109 354378 194 (24.3)202 (25.3)396 (24.8)
Opponent 305080 4466110 385795 6749116 222 (27.8)179 (22.4)401 (25.1)

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

Hamilton Tiger-Cats 1982 Stars of the Week

Offensive Star

  • 1 – Tom Clements
  • Defensive Star

    • 2 – Ben Zambiasi

Lineman Star

  • 1 – Henry Waszczuk
  • 1 – Mike Walker

Hamilton Tiger-Cats 1982 Player Awards and Nominations

1982 Most Outstanding
  • Player — Tom Clements (Team Nominee)
  • Defensive Player — Ben Zambiasi (Team Nominee)
  • Offensive Lineman — Edward Fulton (Team Nominee)
  • Canadian Player — Rocky DiPietro (Winner)
  • Rookie — Jeff Arp (Team Nominee)

Hamilton Tiger-Cats 1982 Draft Picks

Round–Pick
(Overall)
[Via]Player (Position)College/Program
2–7 (16) Dave Zilli (LB) Toronto
2–8 (17) [OTT] Peter Langford (DE) Guelph
4–7 (34) Dave McCann (WR) Western Ontario
5–7 (43) Dave Purves (TE) Simon Fraser
6–7 (52) Scott Waggoner (RB) Florida

Hamilton Tiger-Cats 1982 All-Star Selections

3 All-Canadian Selections
WR Keith Baker
OLB Ben Zambiasi
CB David Shaw
8 All-Division Selections
IR Rocky DiPietro
WR Keith Baker
C Henry Waszczuk
T Edward Fulton
OLB Ben Zambiasi
DHB Howard Fields
CB David Shaw
P Bernie Ruoff

* – indicates unanimous selection

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Week Game Details (EDT
A 4
Sat. June 12
OTT 5 @ HAM 11 W 12,906
B 6
Wed. June 16
7:00 PM
HAM 31 @ MTL 9 W 6,749
C 12
Thu. June 24
HAM 24 @ TOR 34 L 27,311
D 17
Wed. June 30
TOR 14 @ HAM 17 W 15,263
1 21
Sat. July 10
11:00 PM
HAM 34 @ BC 51 L 23,389 CBC
2 24
Sat. July 17
9:00 PM
OTT 14 @ HAM 20 W 15,819 CBC
3 28
Sat. July 24
8:00 PM
HAM 36 @ WPG 25 W 27,919 CBC
4 33
Sat. July 31
7:00 PM
CGY 30 @ HAM 12 L 18,350 CBC
5 35
Fri. Aug. 6
7:00 PM
HAM 10 @ MTL 21 L 17,662
6 40
Fri. Aug. 13
7:00 PM
TOR 27 @ HAM 37 W 28,799 CTV
7 45
Sat. Aug. 21
9:00 PM
HAM 15 @ SSK 18 L 28,457 CBC
9 53
Mon. Sept. 6
4:00 PM
MTL 9 @ HAM 28 W 17,370 CBC
10 55
Fri. Sept. 10
8:00 PM
HAM 30 @ TOR 25 W 52,521 CTV
11 62
Sun. Sept. 19
1:30 PM
EDM 32 @ HAM 14 L 21,625 CBC
13 69
Sun. Oct. 3
1:30 PM
HAM 18 @ OTT 13 W 23,670 CTV
14 73
Mon. Oct. 11
1:30 PM
SSK 24 @ HAM 24 T 17,987 CTV
15 78
Sun. Oct. 17
4:00 PM
HAM 48 @ CGY 55 L 25,720 CBC
16 81
Sun. Oct. 24
1:30 PM
BC 22 @ HAM 35 W 16,275 CBC
17 84
Sat. Oct. 30
9:30 PM
HAM 11 @ EDM 14 L 59,104 CTV
18 89
Sun. Nov. 7
1:30 PM
WPG 21 @ HAM 24 W 18,182 CBC
P1 91
Sun. Nov. 14
1:00 PM
OTT 30 @ HAM 20 L 20,087 CTV