The Ottawa Rough Riders’ 1960 Season

Season Summary

Ottawa Rough Riders 1960 Full Schedule/Results

Team Roster and Stats

Ottawa Rough Riders 1960 Record
GP W L T PTS PF PA Streak L6
Pre-season 4 1 3 0 2 84 80 L3 1-3-0
Regular Season 14 9 5 0 18 400 283 L1 3-3-0
    Home 7 5 2 0 10 194 121 W2 5-1-0
    Visitor 7 4 3 0 8 206 162 L2 3-3-0

Full 1960 League Standings

Ottawa Rough Riders 1960 Opponent Appearances

Opponent Opp. Win %
Divisional 0.459 5-2-0 (7) 4-3-0 (7)
Non-Divisional 0.000 0-0-0 (0) 0-0-0 (0)
Hamilton Tiger-Cats (5) 0.286
Montreal Alouettes (4) 0.357
Toronto Argonauts (5) 0.714

Team Scoring

19601959 +/-
Average Combined Score 48.79 +13.64
Average Winning Score 35.11 +8.86
Average Losing Score 16.80 +5.97
Average Home Score 27.71 +7.71
Average Visitor Score 29.43 +10.14
Average Margin of Victory 20.33 +3.46
Average Margin of Loss 13.20 +0.37

1960 Ottawa Rough Riders Attendance

  • Capacity: 22,000
  • Total: 133,669
  • High: 20,477
  • Avg: 19,095 (7 out of 7 games)
  • Diff from 1959 Avg: +2,208
  • Low: 16,721
  • Sellouts: 0
  • % of Capacity: 86.80
  • Diff from League Avg: -539

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Coaches

Head Coach

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Stadium

  • 1960 home stadium: Lansdowne Park
  • Capacity: 22,000
  • Playing surface: Natural Grass
  • Previous stadium change: 1960 – Expansion

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Regular Season Scoring Summary by Quarter

283 (20.2)
1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final
HVT HVT HVT HVT H (PPG)V (PPG)T (PPG)
Ottawa 345185 3566101 5651107 6938107 194 (27.7)206 (29.4)400 (28.6)
Opponent 434992 493584 82735 215172 162 (23.1)121 (17.3)

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

Ottawa Rough Riders 1960 Player Awards and Nominations

1960 Most Outstanding
  • Player — Ron Stewart (Team Nominee)
  • Lineman — Kaye Vaughan (Division Finalist)
  • Canadian Player — Ron Stewart (Winner)

Ottawa Rough Riders 1960 Draft Picks

Round–Pick
(Overall)
[Via]Player (Position)College/Program
1–4 (4)   Steve Chisholm (HB) Toronto
2–4 (9)   Doug Jack (E) Toronto
3–4 (14)   Brian Bradstock (T) Toronto
4–4 (18)   Joe Irvine (HB) McGill
5–4 (21)   Jim Edgar (E) Western Ontario
6–4 (24)   Foss Arborg (G) Queen's

Ottawa Rough Riders 1960 All-Star Selections

8 All-Division Selections
HB Ron Stewart
HB Dave Thelen
G Kaye Vaughan
DT Angelo Mosca
DE Lou Bruce
CLB Gerry Nesbitt
CLB Gary Schreider
DHB Joe Poirier

* – indicates unanimous selection

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Week Date/Time (EDT Result Attendance TV
Eastern Conference
A
Tue. July 26
SSK 6 @ OTT 20 W 6,858  
Western Inter-provincial Football Union
C
Tue. Aug. 2
OTT 26 @ BC 27 L 18,156  
C
Thu. Aug. 4
OTT 14 @ WPG 18 L 15,147  
Eastern Conference
C
Wed. Aug. 10 8:00 PM
EDM 29 @ OTT 24 L 8,350  
1
Tue. Aug. 16
TOR 21 @ OTT 7 L 20,321  
1
Sat. Aug. 20
OTT 35 @ HAM 6 W 18,500  
2
Mon. Aug. 29
HAM 21 @ OTT 29 W 18,344  
3
Sat. Sept. 3
MTL 16 @ OTT 40 W 19,343  
3
Mon. Sept. 5
OTT 22 @ MTL 39 L 23,876  
5
Wed. Sept. 14
TOR 12 @ OTT 21 W 20,477  
5
Sun. Sept. 18
OTT 26 @ TOR 12 W 30,949  
6
Sat. Sept. 24
OTT 35 @ HAM 21 W 19,456  
7
Sat. Oct. 1
HAM 27 @ OTT 18 L 19,264  
8
Sat. Oct. 8
MTL 23 @ OTT 41 W 16,721  
8
Mon. Oct. 10
OTT 51 @ MTL 21 W 22,199  
9
Sun. Oct. 16
OTT 13 @ TOR 37 L 32,896  
10
Sat. Oct. 22
TOR 1 @ OTT 38 W 19,199  
11
Sat. Oct. 29
OTT 24 @ HAM 26 L 12,000  
P1
Sat. Nov. 5
MTL 14 @ OTT 30 W 17,987  
P2
Sat. Nov. 12
TOR 21 @ OTT 33 W 18,385  
P2
Sun. Nov. 20
OTT 21 @ TOR 20 W 30,529  
Canadian Football League
GC
Sat. Nov. 26 4:30 PM
OTT 16 vs EDM 6 W 38,102 R/C, CBC