The Ottawa Rough Riders’ 1947 Season

Season Summary

Ottawa Rough Riders 1947 Full Schedule/Results

Team Roster and Stats

Ottawa Rough Riders 1947 Record
GP W L T PTS PF PA Streak L6
Regular Season 12 8 4 0 16 170 103 L1 3-3-0
    Home 6 4 2 0 8 109 68 L1 4-2-0
    Visitor 6 4 2 0 8 61 35 W1 4-2-0

Full 1947 League Standings

Ottawa Rough Riders 1947 Opponent Appearances

Opponent Opp. Win %
Divisional 0.444 4-2-0 (6) 4-2-0 (6)
Non-Divisional 0.000 0-0-0 (0) 0-0-0 (0)
Montreal Alouettes (4) 0.500
Toronto Argonauts (4) 0.625
Hamilton Tigers (4) 0.208

Team Scoring

19471946 +/-
Average Combined Score 22.75 -2.50
Average Winning Score 18.75 +0.75
Average Losing Score 5.00 -4.50
Average Home Score 18.17 +6.83
Average Visitor Score 10.17 -7.67
Average Margin of Victory 11.00 -0.17
Average Margin of Loss 5.25 +0.25

1947 Ottawa Rough Riders Attendance

  • Capacity: 15,000
  • Total: 58,175
  • High: 11,000
  • Avg: 9,695 (6 out of 6 games)
  • Diff from 1946 Avg: -304
  • Low: 8,500
  • Sellouts: 0
  • % of Capacity: 64.64
  • Diff from League Avg: +4,852

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Coaches

Head Coach
  • Sam Fox (Jan. 1, 1947 – Dec. 31, 1947)

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Stadium

  • 1947 home stadium: Lansdowne Park
  • Capacity: 15,000
  • Playing surface: Natural Grass
  • Previous stadium change: 1908 – Opened 1908

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Regular Season Scoring Summary by Quarter

103 (8.6)
1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final
HVT HVT HVT HVT H (PPG)V (PPG)T (PPG)
Ottawa 342256 311748 12113 322153 109 (18.2)61 (10.2)170 (14.2)
Opponent 121224 17926 291140 10313 35 (5.8)68 (11.3)

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 3 (2-1-0) 2 (1-1-0) 1 (1-0-0) 2 (2-0-0) 3 (2-1-0) 1 (0-1-0) 5 (4-1-0) 5 (3-2-0) 2 (1-1-0)
After 2nd 3 (1-2-0) 1 (1-0-0) 2 (2-0-0) 4 (4-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 2 (0-2-0) 7 (5-2-0) 1 (1-0-0) 4 (2-2-0)
After 3rd 3 (3-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 3 (1-2-0) 4 (4-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 2 (0-2-0) 7 (7-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 5 (1-4-0)
After 4th 4 (4-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 2 (0-2-0) 4 (4-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 2 (0-2-0) 8 (8-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 4 (0-4-0)
Week Date/Time (EDT Result Attendance
1
Sat. Sept. 6 2:30 PM
TOR 6 @ OTT 23 W 10,000
2
Sat. Sept. 13 2:30 PM
OTT 8 @ HAM 2 W 12,000
3
Sat. Sept. 20 2:30 PM
MTL 23 @ OTT 28 W 11,000
3
Sun. Sept. 21 2:30 PM
OTT 8 @ MTL 3 W 19,550
4
Sat. Sept. 27 2:30 PM
OTT 0 @ TOR 8 L 19,000
5
Sat. Oct. 4 2:30 PM
HAM 12 @ OTT 33 W 10,000
6
Sat. Oct. 11 2:15 PM
MTL 7 @ OTT 1 L 9,586
6
Sun. Oct. 12 2:15 PM
OTT 22 @ MTL 3 W 15,000
7
Sat. Oct. 18 2:15 PM
HAM 8 @ OTT 13 W 9,089
8
Sat. Oct. 25 2:15 PM
OTT 8 @ HAM 14 L 7,500
9
Sat. Nov. 1 2:15 PM
OTT 15 @ TOR 5 W 16,000
10
Sat. Nov. 8 2:15 PM
TOR 12 @ OTT 11 L 8,500
P1
Tue. Nov. 11 2:00 PM
TOR 3 @ OTT 0 L 10,363
P1
Sat. Nov. 15 2:15 PM
OTT 0 @ TOR 21 L 19,000