The Saskatchewan Roughriders’ 1949 Season

Season Summary

Saskatchewan Roughriders 1949 Full Schedule/Results

Team Roster and Stats

Saskatchewan Roughriders 1949 Record
GP W L T PTS PF PA Streak L6
Regular Season 14 9 5 0 18 235 102 W4 4-2-0
    Home 7 4 3 0 8 87 44 W1 3-3-0
    Visitor 7 5 2 0 10 148 58 W5 5-1-0

Full 1949 League Standings

Saskatchewan Roughriders 1949 Opponent Appearances

Opponent Opp. Win %
Divisional 0.408 4-3-0 (7) 5-2-0 (7)
Non-Divisional 0.000 0-0-0 (0) 0-0-0 (0)
Calgary Stampeders (4) 0.929
Edmonton Eskimos (4) 0.286
Winnipeg Blue Bombers (6) 0.143

Team Scoring

19491948 +/-
Average Combined Score 24.07 +1.57
Average Winning Score 21.44 +1.78
Average Losing Score 8.40 +0.18
Average Home Score 12.43 -0.57
Average Visitor Score 21.14 +11.98
Average Margin of Victory 17.89 +2.89
Average Margin of Loss 5.60 +0.16

1949 Saskatchewan Roughriders Attendance

  • Capacity: 8,000
  • Total: 36,500
  • High: 7,500
  • Avg: 5,214 (7 out of 7 games)
  • Diff from 1948 Avg: -185
  • Low: 3,000
  • Sellouts: 0
  • % of Capacity: 65.18
  • Diff from League Avg: +2,157

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Coaches

Head Coach

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Stadium

  • 1949 home stadium: Taylor Field
  • Capacity: 8,000
  • Playing surface: Natural Grass
  • Previous stadium change: 1947 – Opened 1947

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Regular Season Scoring Summary by Quarter

1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final
HVT HVT HVT HVT H (PPG)V (PPG)T (PPG)
Saskatchewan 142842 205979 332457 203757 87 (12.4)148 (21.1)235 (16.8)
Opponent 251843 101222 72532 235 58 (8.3)44 (6.3)102 (7.3)

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

Saskatchewan Roughriders 1949 All-Star Selections

10 All-Division Selections
First Team
HB Ken Charlton
HB Del Wardien
FB Sammy Pierce
T Mike Cassidy*
Second Team
QB Doug Belden
E Mike Anthony
E Johnny “Red” Bell
C Doug Brightwell
T Pat Santucci
T Clarence “Toar” Springstein

* – indicates unanimous selection

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Week Date/Time (EDT Result Attendance
1
Sat. Aug. 27
SSK 8 @ WPG 13 L 7,000
2
Mon. Sept. 5
WPG 0 @ SSK 20 W 7,500
3
Sat. Sept. 10
SSK 19 @ CGY 22 L 6,500
3
Mon. Sept. 12
SSK 12 @ EDM 0 W 7,500
4
Sat. Sept. 17 7:00 PM
EDM 1 @ SSK 13 W 4,000
4
Mon. Sept. 19 7:00 PM
CGY 13 @ SSK 1 L 7,500
5
Sat. Sept. 24
SSK 24 @ WPG 6 W 4,200
6
Sat. Oct. 1
WPG 7 @ SSK 24 W 4,500
7
Sat. Oct. 8
CGY 10 @ SSK 3 L 7,000
7
Mon. Oct. 10
EDM 12 @ SSK 11 L 3,000
8
Sat. Oct. 15
SSK 47 @ WPG 0 W 3,500
9
Sat. Oct. 22 10:30 PM
SSK 9 @ CGY 6 W 7,000
9
Mon. Oct. 24 10:30 PM
SSK 29 @ EDM 11 W 5,000
10
Sat. Oct. 29 3:30 PM
WPG 1 @ SSK 15 W 3,000
P1
Sat. Nov. 5 3:00 PM
CGY 18 @ SSK 12 L 8,329
P2
Fri. Nov. 11 3:00 PM
SSK 9 @ CGY 4 W 14,500