The Saskatchewan Roughriders’ 1954 Season

Season Summary

Saskatchewan Roughriders 1954 Full Schedule/Results

Team Roster and Stats

Saskatchewan Roughriders 1954 Record
GP W L T PTS PF PA Streak L6
Pre-season 2 0 2 0 0 6 36 L2 0-2-0
Regular Season 16 10 4 2 22 239 204 W1 5-1-0
Home 8 7 0 1 15 151 73 W3 5-0-1
Visitor 8 3 4 1 7 88 131 W1 2-3-1

Full 1954 League Standings

Saskatchewan Roughriders 1954 Opponent Appearances

Opponent@ SSKSSK @
BC Lions (4)2-0-0 (2)2-0-0 (2)
Calgary Stampeders (4)2-0-0 (2)0-2-0 (2)
Edmonton Eskimos (4)2-0-0 (2)1-1-0 (2)
Winnipeg Blue Bombers (4)1-0-1 (2)0-1-1 (2)

Coaches

Head Coach

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Saskatchewan Roughriders 1954 Attendance

  • Capacity: 8,000
  • High: 14,778
  • Avg: 12,738 (8 out of 8 games)
  • Variance over 1953 Avg: -352
  • Low: 10,663
  • Sellouts: 8
  • % of Capacity: 159.23
  • Variance from League Avg: -2,791

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Team Scoring

19541953 +/-
Average Combined Score 10.06 5.38 -
Average Winning Score 18.10 3.53 -
Average Losing Score 9.00 0.86 +
Average Home Score 18.88 3.25 +
Average Visitor Score 11.00 3.75 -
Average Margin of Victory 18.10 3.53 -
Average Margin of Loss 26.00 12.71 +

Stadium

  • 1954 home stadium: Taylor Field
  • Capacity: 15,000
  • Playing surface: Natural Grass
  • Previous stadium change: 1958 – Expansion

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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 342256 392463 392362 391958 151 (18.9)88 (11.0)239 (14.9)
Opponent 33538 193958 143549 372259 131 (16.4)73 (9.1)204 (12.8)

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) 3 (2-0-1) 1 (1-0-0) 2 (1-0-1) 2 (1-1-0) 4 (1-3-0) 6 (5-0-1) 5 (3-1-1) 5 (2-3-0)
After 2nd 7 (6-0-1) 0 (0-0-0) 1 (1-0-0) 2 (2-0-0) 2 (0-1-1) 4 (1-3-0) 9 (8-0-1) 2 (0-1-1) 5 (2-3-0)
After 3rd 8 (7-0-1) 0 (0-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 1 (1-0-0) 2 (1-0-1) 5 (1-4-0) 9 (8-0-1) 2 (1-0-1) 5 (1-4-0)
After 4th 7 (7-0-0) 1 (0-0-1) 0 (0-0-0) 3 (3-0-0) 1 (0-0-1) 4 (0-4-0) 10 (10-0-0) 2 (0-0-2) 4 (0-4-0)

Saskatchewan Roughriders 1954 Player Awards and Nominations

1954 Most Outstanding
  • Player — Martin Ruby (Team Nominee)
Week Details (EDT
A 3
Fri. Aug. 13
HAM 25 @ SSK 5 L 10,366
B 5
Mon. Aug. 16
MTL 11 @ SSK 1 L 6,969
1 9
Sat. Aug. 21
EDM 13 @ SSK 21 W 12,000
11
Mon. Aug. 23
CGY 7 @ SSK 11 W 11,469
2 14
Sat. Aug. 28
SSK 0 @ CGY 34 L 14,000
15
Mon. Aug. 30
SSK 17 @ BC 0 W 14,878
3 17
Fri. Sept. 3
SSK 12 @ WPG 12 T 18,090
20
Mon. Sept. 6
WPG 14 @ SSK 18 W 14,000
4 22
Sat. Sept. 11
BC 7 @ SSK 17 W 13,000
5 26
Sat. Sept. 18
WPG 10 @ SSK 10 T 10,663
28
Mon. Sept. 20
SSK 7 @ WPG 28 L 16,418
6 29
Sat. Sept. 25
SSK 10 @ CGY 18 L 15,000
32
Mon. Sept. 27
SSK 8 @ EDM 6 W 15,161
7 34
Sat. Oct. 2
BC 12 @ SSK 43 W 12,000
8 40
Mon. Oct. 11
EDM 2 @ SSK 12 W 14,778
9 42
Sat. Oct. 16
CGY 8 @ SSK 19 W 14,000
10 46
Sat. Oct. 23
SSK 19 @ EDM 24 L 18,236
47
Mon. Oct. 25
SSK 15 @ BC 9 W 10,775
P1 49
Sat. Oct. 30
SSK 14 @ WPG 14 T 15,479
50
Mon. Nov. 1
9:30 PM
WPG 13 @ SSK 11 L 13,700