The Hamilton Tiger-Cats’ 1984 Season

Season Summary

Hamilton Tiger-Cats 1984 Full Schedule/Results

Team Roster and Stats

Hamilton Tiger-Cats 1984 Record
GP W L T PTS PF PA Streak L6
Pre-season 4 2 2 0 4 86 81 W1 2-2-0
Regular Season 16 6 9 1 13 353 439 W3 4-2-0
    Home 8 3 4 1 7 180 197 W1 3-3-0
    Visitor 8 3 5 0 6 173 242 W2 2-4-0
   Divisional opponent 6 4 2 0 8 155 137 W3 4-2-0
   Non-divisional opponent 10 2 7 1 5 198 302 W1 2-4-0

Full 1984 League Standings

Hamilton Tiger-Cats 1984 Opponent Appearances

Opponent Opp. Win %
Divisional 0.417 2-1-0 (3) 2-1-0 (3)
Non-Divisional 0.569 1-3-1 (5) 1-4-0 (5)
Ottawa Rough Riders (2) 0.250
Toronto Argonauts (2) 0.594
Montreal Concordes (2) 0.406
BC Lions (2) 0.781
Calgary Stampeders (2) 0.375
Edmonton Eskimos (2) 0.563
Saskatchewan Roughriders (2) 0.406
Winnipeg Blue Bombers (2) 0.719

Coaches

Head Coach
  • Al Bruno (Oct. 7, 1983 – Sept. 30, 1987)

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1984 Hamilton Tiger-Cats Attendance

  • Capacity: 29,231
  • Total: 127,075
  • High: 22,201
  • Avg: 15,884 (8 out of 8 games)
  • Diff from 1983 Avg: -1,454
  • Low: 12,501
  • Sellouts: 0
  • % of Capacity: 54.34
  • Diff from League Avg: -11,481

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Team Scoring

19841983 +/-
Average Combined Score 49.50 5.94 -
Average Winning Score 30.67 4.13 -
Average Losing Score 15.78 3.62 -
Average Home Score 22.50 1.50 -
Average Visitor Score 21.63 3.00 -
Average Margin of Victory 12.33 0.27 -
Average Margin of Loss 17.78 0.58 +

Stadium

  • 1984 home stadium: Ivor Wynne Stadium
  • Capacity: 29,231
  • Playing surface: Fixed Artificial Turf (AstroTurf-like)
  • Previous stadium change: 1983 – Reduction

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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 404585 356297 531770 5249101 180 (22.5)173 (21.6)353 (22.1)
Opponent 3565100 8455139 143448 6488152 242 (30.3)197 (24.6)439 (27.4)

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

Hamilton Tiger-Cats 1984 Stars of the Week

Offensive Star

  • 1 – Dieter Brock
  • 1 – Bernie Ruoff

Defensive Star

  • 1 – Leo Ezerins
  • 1 – Paul Bennett
  • 1 – Felix Wright

Lineman Star

  • 1 – Henry Waszczuk
  • 1 – Mike Walker
  • 1 – Grover Covington

Hamilton Tiger-Cats 1984 Player Awards and Nominations

1984 Most Outstanding
  • Player — Rufus Crawford, Jr. (Division Finalist)
  • Defensive Player — Ben Zambiasi (Team Nominee)
  • Offensive Lineman — Henry Waszczuk (Team Nominee)
  • Canadian Player — Bernie Ruoff (Team Nominee)
  • Rookie — Rod Skillman (Team Nominee)

Hamilton Tiger-Cats 1984 Draft Picks

Round–Pick
(Overall)
[Via]Player (Position)College/Program
2–3 (12) Tony Marrone (C) Concordia
3–3 (21) Martin Disabatino (OT) Concordia
4–3 (30) Les Kaminski (RB) Montana
5–3 (39) Tim Wiens (DB) Saskatchewan
6–3 (48) Mike Derks (C) Cincinnati
7–3 (57) Leroy Steele (LB) South Dakota State
8–3 (66) George Fotopoulos (OG) Mount Allison

Hamilton Tiger-Cats 1984 All-Star Selections

1 All-Canadian Selections
P Bernie Ruoff
6 All-Division Selections
WR Ron Johnson
C Henry Waszczuk
LB Ben Zambiasi
DB Felix Wright
P Bernie Ruoff
K Bernie Ruoff

* – indicates unanimous selection

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Week Game Details (EDT
A 2
Tue. June 5
7:30 PM
HAM 13 @ TOR 6 W 27,515
B 8
Mon. June 11
7:30 PM
TOR 18 @ HAM 17 L 11,653
C 12
Sun. June 17
5:00 PM
MTL 30 @ HAM 17 L 10,953
D 18
Fri. June 22
7:30 PM
HAM 39 @ OTT 27 W 16,100
1 20
Sat. June 30
7:00 PM
HAM 49 @ MTL 31 W 16,596 CTV
2 25
Sun. July 8
5:00 PM
SSK 27 @ HAM 27 T 16,530 CTV
3 28
Sat. July 14
7:30 PM
HAM 9 @ OTT 31 L 22,405 CBC
4 31
Fri. July 20
9:00 PM
HAM 18 @ CGY 23 L 20,767 CTV
5 36
Sat. July 28
7:30 PM
WPG 42 @ HAM 20 L 17,301
7 46
Sun. Aug. 12
5:00 PM
TOR 30 @ HAM 22 L 22,201
8 49
Sun. Aug. 19
5:00 PM
BC 19 @ HAM 11 L 14,101 CTV, R/C
9 51
Fri. Aug. 24
9:30 PM
HAM 14 @ EDM 35 L 42,750 CTV
10 58
Mon. Sept. 3
7:00 PM
MTL 11 @ HAM 30 W 12,888 CBC, R/C
11 62
Sun. Sept. 9
5:00 PM
HAM 11 @ BC 46 L 34,630 CTV
12 65
Sat. Sept. 15
8:00 PM
HAM 16 @ WPG 48 L 32,946 CTV
13 70
Sun. Sept. 23
1:30 PM
CGY 26 @ HAM 29 W 12,501 CBC
15 77
Sun. Oct. 7
1:30 PM
EDM 28 @ HAM 21 L 13,452 CBC, R/C
16 82
Sun. Oct. 14
3:30 PM
HAM 31 @ SSK 8 W 28,414
17 83
Sat. Oct. 20
7:30 PM
OTT 14 @ HAM 20 W 18,101
18 87
Sat. Oct. 27
1:30 PM
HAM 25 @ TOR 20 W 32,578 CBC, R/C
P1 91
Sun. Nov. 4
12:00 PM
MTL 11 @ HAM 17 W 20,756 CTV, R/C
P2 93
Sun. Nov. 11
12:30 PM
HAM 14 @ TOR 13 OT W 48,414 CBC, R/C
GC 95
Sun. Nov. 18
11:30 AM
HAM 17 vs WPG 47 L 60,081 R/C, CBC, CTV