The Montreal Alouettes’ 1965 Season

Season Summary

Montreal Alouettes 1965 Full Schedule/Results

Team Roster and Stats

Montreal Alouettes 1965 Record
GP W L T PTS PF PA Streak L6
Pre-season 4 1 3 0 2 36 84 L2 1-3-0
Regular Season 14 5 9 0 10 183 215 W1 2-4-0
    Home 7 2 5 0 4 98 106 L2 1-5-0
    Visitor 7 3 4 0 6 85 109 W1 3-3-0
   Divisional opponent 9 3 6 0 6 110 135 W1 2-4-0
   Non-divisional opponent 5 2 3 0 4 73 80 L2 2-3-0

Full 1965 League Standings

Montreal Alouettes 1965 Opponent Appearances

Opponent Opp. Win %
Divisional 0.476 2-2-0 (4) 1-4-0 (5)
Non-Divisional 0.538 0-3-0 (3) 2-0-0 (2)
Hamilton Tiger-Cats (3) 0.714
Ottawa Rough Riders (3) 0.500
Toronto Argonauts (3) 0.214
BC Lions (1) 0.406
Calgary Stampeders (1) 0.750
Edmonton Eskimos (1) 0.313
Saskatchewan Roughriders (1) 0.531
Winnipeg Blue Bombers (1) 0.688

Team Scoring

19651964 +/-
Average Combined Score 28.43 -4.14
Average Winning Score 19.20 -2.13
Average Losing Score 9.67 +1.67
Average Home Score 14.00 +1.71
Average Visitor Score 12.14 -3.00
Average Margin of Victory 12.20 +2.03
Average Margin of Loss 10.33 -6.29

1965 Montreal Alouettes Attendance

  • Capacity: 27,000
  • Total: 131,664
  • High: 20,000
  • Avg: 18,809 (7 out of 7 games)
  • Diff from 1964 Avg: -1,786
  • Low: 17,000
  • Sellouts: 0
  • % of Capacity: 69.66
  • Diff from League Avg: -1,495

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Coaches

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Regular Season Scoring Summary by Quarter

215 (15.4)
1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final
HVT HVT HVT HVT H (PPG)V (PPG)T (PPG)
Montreal 213152 151732 422971 20828 98 (14.0)85 (12.1)183 (13.1)
Opponent 361753 223557 142337 343468 109 (15.6)106 (15.1)

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

Montreal Alouettes 1965 Player Awards and Nominations

1965 Most Outstanding
  • Player — Bernie Faloney (Team Nominee)
  • Lineman — Bob Minihane (Team Nominee)
  • Canadian Player — Terry Evanshen (Team Nominee)

Montreal Alouettes 1965 Draft Picks

Round–Pick
(Overall)
[Via]Player (Position)College/Program
2–4 (13)   Al Jenner (T) McGill
3–4 (22)   Norm Jamieson (C) Queen's
4–4 (31)   Andy Shaw (T) Queen's
5–4 (40)   Mike Sommerville (FB) Bishop's
6–4 (48)   Roger Cullen (C) Bishop's
7–4 (54)   Pete Walker (FB) Royal Military College
8–4 (56)   Brian Lorrie (HB) McMaster
9–1 (58)   Ray Sicotte (QB) Ottawa
10–1 (59)   Paul James (FB) Mount Allison

Montreal Alouettes 1965 All-Star Selections

3 All-Division Selections
QB Bernie Faloney
FL Terry Evanshen
DE John Baker

* – indicates unanimous selection

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Week Date/Time (EDT Result Attendance TV
A
Tue. July 13
WPG 29 @ MTL 7 L 14,923  
B
Tue. July 20
BC 0 @ MTL 13 W 15,000  
C
Tue. July 27
HAM 35 @ MTL 15 L 14,000  
C
Fri. July 30
MTL 1 @ OTT 20 L 19,079  
2
Sat. Aug. 7
MTL 9 @ HAM 18 L 21,735  
3
Thu. Aug. 12
MTL 2 @ OTT 23 L 18,595  
4
Wed. Aug. 18
TOR 0 @ MTL 20 W 20,000  
5
Thu. Aug. 26
OTT 31 @ MTL 13 L 18,000  
7
Mon. Sept. 6
MTL 2 @ HAM 17 L 27,000  
8
Sun. Sept. 12
SSK 11 @ MTL 9 L 19,226  
9
Sat. Sept. 18
MTL 11 @ BC 6 W    
10
Mon. Sept. 20
MTL 24 @ EDM 13 W 16,000  
10
Fri. Sept. 24
WPG 14 @ MTL 8 L 19,600  
11
Sun. Oct. 3
TOR 8 @ MTL 25 W 18,000  
12
Mon. Oct. 11
CGY 36 @ MTL 21 L 19,838  
13
Sat. Oct. 16
MTL 21 @ TOR 24 L 18,693  
14
Sat. Oct. 23
HAM 6 @ MTL 2 L 17,000  
15
Sat. Oct. 30
MTL 16 @ OTT 8 W 12,697  
P1
Sat. Nov. 6
MTL 7 @ OTT 36 L 19,171