The Ottawa Rough Riders’ 1967 Season

Season Summary

Ottawa Rough Riders 1967 Full Schedule/Results

Team Roster and Stats

Ottawa Rough Riders 1967 Record
GP W L T PTS PF PA Streak L6
Pre-season 2 0 2 0 0 18 35 L2 0-2-0
Regular Season 14 9 4 1 19 337 207 W2 5-0-1
    Home 7 6 1 0 12 184 89 W4 5-1-0
    Visitor 7 3 3 1 7 153 118 W1 2-3-1
   Divisional opponent 9 6 2 1 13 214 107 W2 5-0-1
   Non-divisional opponent 5 3 2 0 6 123 100 W1 3-2-0

Full 1967 League Standings

Ottawa Rough Riders 1967 Opponent Appearances

Opponent Opp. Win %
Divisional 0.417 4-1-0 (5) 2-1-1 (4)
Non-Divisional 0.513 2-0-0 (2) 1-2-0 (3)
Hamilton Tiger-Cats (3) 0.714
Montreal Alouettes (3) 0.143
Toronto Argonauts (3) 0.393
BC Lions (1) 0.219
Calgary Stampeders (1) 0.750
Edmonton Eskimos (1) 0.594
Saskatchewan Roughriders (1) 0.750
Winnipeg Blue Bombers (1) 0.250

Team Scoring

19671966 +/-
Average Combined Score 38.86 +6.36
Average Winning Score 26.89 +3.80
Average Losing Score 16.75 +8.75
Average Home Score 26.29 +4.57
Average Visitor Score 21.86 +3.86
Average Margin of Victory 17.00 +5.27
Average Margin of Loss 5.75 -3.58

1967 Ottawa Rough Riders Attendance

  • Capacity: 27,172
  • Total: 156,327
  • High: 27,058
  • Avg: 22,332 (7 out of 7 games)
  • Diff from 1966 Avg: +2,295
  • Low: 19,302
  • Sellouts: 0
  • % of Capacity: 82.19
  • Diff from League Avg: +1,748

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Coaches

Head Coach

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Stadium

  • 1967 home stadium: Lansdowne Park
  • Capacity: 27,172
  • Playing surface: Natural Grass
  • Previous stadium change: 1967 – Expansion

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Regular Season Scoring Summary by Quarter

207 (14.8)
1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final
HVT HVT HVT HVT H (PPG)V (PPG)T (PPG)
Ottawa 234467 5964123 483179 541468 184 (26.3)153 (21.9)337 (24.1)
Opponent 291948 142337 183654 284068 118 (16.9)89 (12.7)

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) 0 (0-0-0) 4 (4-0-0) 5 (3-2-0) 0 (0-0-0) 2 (0-1-1) 8 (5-3-0) 0 (0-0-0) 6 (4-1-1)
After 2nd 5 (4-1-0) 1 (1-0-0) 1 (1-0-0) 7 (3-3-1) 0 (0-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 12 (7-4-1) 1 (1-0-0) 1 (1-0-0)
After 3rd 6 (5-1-0) 1 (1-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 5 (3-1-1) 0 (0-0-0) 2 (0-2-0) 11 (8-2-1) 1 (1-0-0) 2 (0-2-0)
After 4th 6 (6-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 1 (0-1-0) 3 (3-0-0) 1 (0-0-1) 3 (0-3-0) 9 (9-0-0) 1 (0-0-1) 4 (0-4-0)

Ottawa Rough Riders 1967 Player Awards and Nominations

1967 Most Outstanding
  • Player — Russ Jackson (Team Nominee)
  • Lineman — Bob Brown (Team Nominee)
  • Canadian Player — Russ Jackson (Division Finalist)

Ottawa Rough Riders 1967 Draft Picks

Round–Pick
(Overall)
[Via]Player (Position)College/Program
1–8 (8)   Greg McQueen (HB) Waterloo
2–8 (17)   Robert Wearing (HB) Western Ontario
3–8 (25)   Don Bayne (QB) Queen's
4–8 (32)   Moe Rodique (HB) McMaster
5–8   Pass
6–8   Pass
7–8   Pass
8–8   Pass

Ottawa Rough Riders 1967 All-Star Selections

4 All-Canadian Selections
HB Bo Scott
FL Whit Tucker
G Roger Perdrix
DHB Gene Gaines
9 All-Division Selections
QB Russ Jackson*
FB Bo Scott
E Margene Adkins
FL Whit Tucker
G Roger Perdrix
DE Bob Brown
MLB Ken Lehmann
OLB Mike Blum
DHB Gene Gaines

* – indicates unanimous selection

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Week Date/Time (EDT Result Attendance TV
B
Mon. July 17
CGY 22 @ OTT 7 L 16,000  
C
Mon. July 24
OTT 11 @ CGY 13 L 13,785  
2
Wed. Aug. 9
EDM 25 @ OTT 28 W 21,803  
3
Wed. Aug. 16
OTT 40 @ WPG 7 W 19,502  
4
Wed. Aug. 23
OTT 17 @ HAM 22 L 25,482  
5
Mon. Sept. 4
MTL 5 @ OTT 17 W 24,647  
6
Sun. Sept. 10
OTT 23 @ SSK 32 L 21,696  
7
Tue. Sept. 12
OTT 13 @ CGY 20 L 19,886  
7
Sun. Sept. 17
HAM 16 @ OTT 14 L 27,058  
8
Sun. Sept. 24
TOR 3 @ OTT 38 W 21,081  
9
Sun. Oct. 1
OTT 17 @ HAM 8 W 27,125  
10
Mon. Oct. 9
MTL 6 @ OTT 40 W 21,078  
12
Wed. Oct. 18
BC 16 @ OTT 19 W 19,302  
12
Sun. Oct. 22
OTT 28 @ TOR 28 T 27,238  
13
Sat. Oct. 28
TOR 18 @ OTT 28 W 21,358  
14
Sat. Nov. 4
OTT 15 @ MTL 1 W 6,000  
P1
Sun. Nov. 12
TOR 22 @ OTT 38 W 20,627  
P2
Sun. Nov. 19
HAM 11 @ OTT 3 L 22,287  
P2
Sat. Nov. 25
OTT 0 @ HAM 26 L 21,254