The Montreal Alouettes’ 2008 Season

Season Summary

Montreal Alouettes 2008 Full Schedule/Results

Team Roster and Stats

Montreal Alouettes 2008 Record
GP W L T PTS PF PA Streak L6
Pre-season 2 0 1 1 1 50 53 L1 0-1-1
Regular Season 18 11 7 0 22 610 443 L2 3-3-0
    Home 9 7 2 0 14 314 175 L1 5-1-0
    Visitor 9 4 5 0 8 296 268 L1 3-3-0
   Divisional opponent 10 8 2 0 16 373 224 L1 4-2-0
   Non-divisional opponent 8 3 5 0 6 237 219 L1 3-3-0

Full 2008 League Standings

Montreal Alouettes 2008 Opponent Appearances

Opponent Opp. Win %
Divisional 0.267 4-1-0 (5) 4-1-0 (5)
Non-Divisional 0.639 3-1-0 (4) 0-4-0 (4)
Hamilton Tiger-Cats (4) 0.167
Toronto Argonauts (3) 0.222
Winnipeg Blue Bombers (3) 0.444
BC Lions (2) 0.611
Calgary Stampeders (2) 0.722
Edmonton Eskimos (2) 0.556
Saskatchewan Roughriders (2) 0.667

Team Scoring

20082007 +/-
Average Combined Score 58.50 +12.33
Average Winning Score 38.09 +8.97
Average Losing Score 27.29 +10.79
Average Home Score 34.89 +13.89
Average Visitor Score 32.89 +9.67
Average Margin of Victory 20.18 +10.06
Average Margin of Loss 7.86 -3.74

2008 Montreal Alouettes Attendance

  • Capacity: 20,202
  • Total: 181,818
  • High: 20,202
  • Avg: 20,202 (9 out of 9 games)
  • Diff from 2007 Avg: -2,700
  • Low: 20,202
  • Sellouts: 9
  • % of Capacity: 100.00
  • Diff from League Avg: -8,571

More 2008 Attendance Numbers

Coaches

Head Coach

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Assistant Coaches
  • Scott Milanovich – Offensive Coordinator
  • Vince Martino – Offensive line
  • Jamie Elizondo – Receivers
  • Andy Bischoff – Offensive quality control
  • Tim Burke – Defensive Coordinator
  • Mike Sinclair – Defensive line
  • Casey Creehan – Linebackers
  • Jean-Marc Edme – Defensive quality control
  • Scott Squires – Special Teams Coordinator

Stadium

  • 2008 home stadium: Percival Molson Memorial Stadium
  • Capacity: 20,202
  • Playing surface: Granulated Rubber Filled Artificial Turf (FieldTurf-like)
  • Previous stadium change: 2004 – Artificial turf replacement

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Regular Season Scoring Summary by Quarter

443 (24.6)
1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final
HVT HVT HVT HVT H (PPG)V (PPG)T (PPG)
Montreal 5867125 13055185 5782139 6992161 314 (34.9)296 (32.9)610 (33.9)
Opponent 154055 5877135 5854112 4497141 268 (29.8)175 (19.4)

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 6 (4-2-0) 2 (2-0-0) 1 (1-0-0) 6 (3-3-0) 0 (0-0-0) 3 (1-2-0) 12 (7-5-0) 2 (2-0-0) 4 (2-2-0)
After 2nd 9 (7-2-0) 0 (0-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 5 (4-1-0) 0 (0-0-0) 4 (0-4-0) 14 (11-3-0) 0 (0-0-0) 4 (0-4-0)
After 3rd 7 (6-1-0) 0 (0-0-0) 2 (1-1-0) 6 (4-2-0) 0 (0-0-0) 3 (0-3-0) 13 (10-3-0) 0 (0-0-0) 5 (1-4-0)
After 4th 7 (7-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 2 (0-2-0) 4 (4-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 5 (0-5-0) 11 (11-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 7 (0-7-0)

Montreal Alouettes 2008 Stars of the Week

Offensive Star

  • 3 – Anthony Calvillo
  • 2 – Avon Cobourne
  • 1 – Jamel Richardson

Defensive Star

  • 1 – Jermaine McElveen
  • 1 – Reggie Hunt
  • 1 – Mark Estelle
  • 1 – Keron Williams

Canadian Star

  • 2 – Ben Cahoon
  • 1 – Davis Sanchez

Special Teams Star

  • 2 – Damon Duval
  • 2 – Larry Taylor

Montreal Alouettes 2008 Player Awards and Nominations

2008 Most Outstanding
  • Player — Anthony Calvillo (Winner)
  • Defensive Player — Keron Williams (Team Nominee)
  • Offensive Lineman — Scott Flory (Winner)
  • Canadian Player — Ben Cahoon (Division Finalist)
  • Rookie — Larry Taylor (Team Nominee)

Montreal Alouettes 2008 Draft Picks

Round–Pick
(Overall)
[Via]Player (Position)College/Program
2–4 (12)   Andrew Woodruff (OL) Boise State
4–4 (28)   Terrence Firr (WR) Manitoba
4–8 (32) [SSK] Guminder Thind (OL) South Carolina
5–4 (36)   Paul Woldu (DB) Saskatchewan
6–8 (48) [SSK] Luc Brodeur-Jourdain (OL) Laval

Montreal Alouettes 2008 All-Star Selections

5 All-Canadian Selections
QB Anthony Calvillo
R Ben Cahoon
R Jamel Richardson
C Bryan Chiu
G Scott Flory
14 All-Division Selections
QB Anthony Calvillo
RB Avon Cobourne
R Kerry Watkins
R Ben Cahoon
R Jamel Richardson
C Bryan Chiu
G Paul Lambert
G Scott Flory
T Josh Bourke
DT Keron Williams
LB T.J. Hill
CB Mark Estelle
CB Davis Sanchez
K Damon Duval

* – indicates unanimous selection

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Week Date/Time (EDT Result Attendance TV
A
Thu. June 12 7:00 PM
TOR 34 @ MTL 34 T 20,202  
B
Thu. June 19 8:00 PM
MTL 16 @ WPG 19 L 29,553  
1
Thu. June 26 7:00 PM
MTL 33 @ HAM 10 W 20,589 TSN, RDS
2
Fri. July 4 7:00 PM
WPG 24 @ MTL 38 W 20,202 TSN, RDS
3
Thu. July 10 7:00 PM
CGY 23 @ MTL 19 L 20,202 RDS, TSN
4
Sat. July 19 7:00 PM
MTL 33 @ SSK 41 L 28,800 TSN, RDS
5
Fri. July 25 10:00 PM
MTL 34 @ BC 36 L 30,132 TSN, RDS
6
Thu. July 31 7:00 PM
HAM 33 @ MTL 40 W 20,202 TSN, RDS
7
Fri. Aug. 8 7:30 PM
MTL 39 @ WPG 11 W 27,674 TSN, RDS
8
Fri. Aug. 15 7:30 PM
MTL 32 @ TOR 14 W 30,521 TSN, RDS
10
Fri. Aug. 29 7:30 PM
BC 25 @ MTL 30 W 20,202 TSN, RDS
11
Sun. Sept. 7 1:00 PM
TOR 19 @ MTL 45 W 20,202 TSN, RDS
12
Fri. Sept. 12 10:00 PM
MTL 30 @ CGY 41 L 30,960 TSN, RDS
13
Sun. Sept. 21 1:00 PM
EDM 4 @ MTL 40 W 20,202 RDS, TSN
14
Sun. Sept. 28 1:00 PM
SSK 12 @ MTL 37 W 20,202 TSN, RDS
15
Sat. Oct. 4 4:00 PM
MTL 38 @ HAM 44 L 20,423 TSN, RDS
16
Mon. Oct. 13 1:00 PM
HAM 11 @ MTL 42 W 20,202 TSN, RDS
17
Sat. Oct. 18 3:00 PM
MTL 43 @ TOR 34 W 30,262 TSN, RDS
18
Sun. Oct. 26 1:00 PM
WPG 24 @ MTL 23 L 20,202 TSN, RDS
19
Fri. Oct. 31 9:00 PM
MTL 14 @ EDM 37 L 29,911 TSN, RDS
P2
Sat. Nov. 15 1:00 PM
EDM 26 @ MTL 36 W 38,132 TSN, RDS
GC
Sun. Nov. 23 6:00 PM
CGY 22 @ MTL 14 L 66,308 TSN, RDS