The Ottawa Rough Riders’ 1949 Season

Season Summary

Ottawa Rough Riders 1949 Full Schedule/Results

Team Roster and Stats

Ottawa Rough Riders 1949 Record
GP W L T PTS PF PA Streak L6
Regular Season 12 11 1 0 22 261 170 W5 5-1-0
    Home 6 5 1 0 10 143 99 W2 5-1-0
    Visitor 6 6 0 0 12 118 71 W6 6-0-0

Full 1949 League Standings

Ottawa Rough Riders 1949 Opponent Appearances

Opponent Opp. Win %
Divisional 0.361 5-1-0 (6) 6-0-0 (6)
Non-Divisional 0.000 0-0-0 (0) 0-0-0 (0)
Montreal Alouettes (4) 0.667
Toronto Argonauts (4) 0.417
Hamilton Wildcats (4) 0.000

Team Scoring

19491948 +/-
Average Combined Score 35.92 +3.08
Average Winning Score 22.00 -2.30
Average Losing Score 19.00 +8.50
Average Home Score 23.83 +2.83
Average Visitor Score 19.67 -3.33
Average Margin of Victory 8.36 -7.54
Average Margin of Loss 1.00 -11.50

1949 Ottawa Rough Riders Attendance

  • Capacity: 15,000
  • Total: 69,070
  • High: 16,438
  • Avg: 13,814 (5 out of 6 games)
  • Diff from 1948 Avg: +13,814
  • Low: 10,513
  • Sellouts: 2
  • % of Capacity: 92.09
  • Diff from League Avg: +10,756

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Coaches

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Stadium

  • 1949 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

170 (14.2)
1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final
HVT HVT HVT HVT H (PPG)V (PPG)T (PPG)
Ottawa 461359 463884 192443 324375 143 (23.8)118 (19.7)261 (21.8)
Opponent 271340 181129 291847 252954 71 (11.8)99 (16.5)

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 (4-0-0) 1 (1-0-0) 1 (0-1-0) 2 (2-0-0) 2 (2-0-0) 2 (2-0-0) 6 (6-0-0) 3 (3-0-0) 3 (2-1-0)
After 2nd 5 (5-0-0) 1 (0-1-0) 0 (0-0-0) 4 (4-0-0) 1 (1-0-0) 1 (1-0-0) 9 (9-0-0) 2 (1-1-0) 1 (1-0-0)
After 3rd 4 (4-0-0) 2 (1-1-0) 0 (0-0-0) 5 (5-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 1 (1-0-0) 9 (9-0-0) 2 (1-1-0) 1 (1-0-0)
After 4th 5 (5-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 1 (0-1-0) 6 (6-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 11 (11-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 1 (0-1-0)
Week Date/Time (EDT Result Attendance
1
Sat. Aug. 27
OTT 7 @ MTL 6 W 14,958
2
Sat. Sept. 3 2:30 PM
MTL 21 @ OTT 22 W  
3
Sat. Sept. 10
OTT 19 @ TOR 1 W 19,200
4
Sat. Sept. 17
HAMWC 12 @ OTT 19 W 13,000
5
Sat. Sept. 24
OTT 14 @ HAMWC 11 W 7,000
6
Sat. Oct. 1
TOR 11 @ OTT 34 W 16,438
7
Sat. Oct. 8 1:15 PM
MTL 20 @ OTT 19 L 15,000
7
Sun. Oct. 9 1:30 PM
OTT 42 @ MTL 33 W 19,000
8
Sat. Oct. 15
OTT 12 @ HAMWC 7 W 5,000
9
Sat. Oct. 22
OTT 24 @ TOR 13 W 18,000
10
Sat. Oct. 29 1:15 PM
TOR 24 @ OTT 30 W 14,119
11
Sat. Nov. 5 1:15 PM
HAMWC 11 @ OTT 19 W 10,513
P1
Wed. Nov. 9 2:00 PM
OTT 7 @ MTL 22 L 15,272
P1
Sat. Nov. 12 1:00 PM
MTL 14 @ OTT 13 L 16,248