The Montreal Alouettes’ 1969 Season

Season Summary

  • Finished 4th in the Eastern Conference

Montreal Alouettes 1969 Full Schedule/Results

Team Roster and Stats

Montreal Alouettes 1969 Record
GP W L T PTS PF PA Streak L6
Pre-season 5 1 4 0 2 77 99 W1 1-4-0
Regular Season 14 2 10 2 6 304 395 L1 1-5-0
    Home 7 1 5 1 3 160 181 W1 1-4-1
    Visitor 7 1 5 1 3 144 214 L3 1-4-1
   Divisional opponent 9 2 6 1 5 217 268 L1 2-4-0
   Non-divisional opponent 5 0 4 1 1 87 127 L4 0-4-1

Full 1969 League Standings

Montreal Alouettes 1969 Opponent Appearances

Opponent Opp. Win %
Divisional 0.702 1-3-0 (4) 1-3-1 (5)
Non-Divisional 0.444 0-2-1 (3) 0-2-0 (2)
Hamilton Tiger-Cats (3) 0.607
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

Coaches

Head Coaches

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1969 Montreal Alouettes Attendance

  • Capacity: 33,172
  • Total: 85,180
  • High: 18,592
  • Avg: 12,168 (7 out of 7 games)
  • Diff from 1968 Avg: -4,290
  • Low: 8,590
  • Sellouts: 0
  • % of Capacity: 36.68
  • Diff from League Avg: -8,989

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Team Scoring

19691968 +/-
Average Combined Score 49.93 9.86 +
Average Winning Score 33.00 10.00 +
Average Losing Score 19.20 5.31 +
Average Home Score 22.86 7.00 +
Average Visitor Score 20.57 3.00 +
Average Margin of Victory 11.00 8.00 +
Average Margin of Loss 11.30 0.03 -

Stadium

  • 1969 home stadium: Autostade
  • Capacity: 33,172
  • Playing surface: Natural Grass
  • Previous stadium change: 1968 – Opened 1967

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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)
Montreal 421355 373976 492372 3269101 160 (22.9)144 (20.6)304 (21.7)
Opponent 553085 3774111 5763120 324779 214 (30.6)181 (25.9)395 (28.2)

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 (1-0-1) 0 (0-0-0) 5 (0-5-0) 2 (0-2-0) 2 (1-1-0) 3 (0-2-1) 4 (1-2-1) 2 (1-1-0) 8 (0-7-1)
After 2nd 2 (1-0-1) 0 (0-0-0) 5 (0-5-0) 2 (1-1-0) 0 (0-0-0) 5 (0-4-1) 4 (2-1-1) 0 (0-0-0) 10 (0-9-1)
After 3rd 2 (1-0-1) 0 (0-0-0) 5 (0-5-0) 1 (1-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 6 (0-5-1) 3 (2-0-1) 0 (0-0-0) 11 (0-10-1)
After 4th 1 (1-0-0) 1 (0-0-1) 5 (0-5-0) 1 (1-0-0) 1 (0-0-1) 5 (0-5-0) 2 (2-0-0) 2 (0-0-2) 10 (0-10-0)

Montreal Alouettes 1969 Player Awards and Nominations

1969 Most Outstanding
  • Player — Jesse “Sonny” Wade (Team Nominee)
  • Lineman — Harry Olszewski (Team Nominee)
  • Canadian Player — Larry Fairholm (Team Nominee)

Montreal Alouettes 1969 Draft Picks

Round–Pick
(Overall)
[Via]Player (Position)College/Program
2–2 (11) Jack Robinson (DE) Windsor
3–2 (19) John Kruspe (HB) Waterloo Lutheran
4–2 (28) Mike Bukovac (LB) Toronto
5–2 (37) Doug Sheffield (OG) Simon Fraser
6–2 (44) Terry Haggerty (T) Simon Fraser
7–2 (51) Rod Smith (E) British Columbia (UBC)
8–2 (57) Matt Chaorneyko (HB) Windsor
9–1 (61) Walter Langley (HB) New Brunswick
9–2 (62) Eric Debbis (DHB) Saint Mary's
9–3 (63) Bill Balfo (T) Laurentian

Montreal Alouettes 1969 All-Star Selections

1 All-Canadian Selections
DB Larry Fairholm (Tie)
3 All-Division Selections
RB Dennis Duncan
C Basil Bark
G Charlie Parker

* – indicates unanimous selection

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Week Game Details (EDT
A 1
Sat. July 5
OTT 26 @ MTL 20 L 8,000
3
Tue. July 8
MTL 0 @ WPG 18 L 14,000
B 5
Thu. July 10
MTL 12 @ BC 14 L 21,220
C 10
Wed. July 16
EDM 20 @ MTL 18 L 6,500
D 18
Thu. July 24
SSK 21 @ MTL 27 W 6,000
1 21
Wed. July 30
MTL 15 @ OTT 47 L 18,104
2 25
Tue. Aug. 5
TOR 33 @ MTL 26 L 9,500
27
Sat. Aug. 9
MTL 22 @ HAM 22 T 23,213
4 33
Wed. Aug. 20
OTT 17 @ MTL 15 L 18,592
6 42
Mon. Sept. 1
WPG 24 @ MTL 24 T 15,259
7 46
Sat. Sept. 6
MTL 22 @ OTT 47 L 19,362
8 48
Wed. Sept. 10
SSK 27 @ MTL 8 L 9,030
9 57
Sun. Sept. 21
MTL 41 @ HAM 35 W 23,338
10 61
Sun. Sept. 28
TOR 36 @ MTL 33 L 14,057
11 66
Sun. Oct. 5
CGY 35 @ MTL 29 L 10,152
12 69
Sat. Oct. 11
MTL 12 @ BC 21 L 22,444
72
Mon. Oct. 13
MTL 14 @ EDM 20 L 12,500
14 80
Sun. Oct. 26
HAM 9 @ MTL 25 W 8,590
15 86
Sun. Nov. 2
MTL 18 @ TOR 22 L 28,916