The Saskatchewan Roughriders’ 1955 Season

Season Summary

1955 Full Schedule and Results

Team Roster and Stats

Saskatchewan Roughriders 1955 Record
GP W L T PTS PF PA Streak L6
Pre-season 2 1 1 0 2 29 27 L1 1-1-0
Regular Season 16 10 6 0 20 270 245 W1 4-2-0
Home 8 6 2 0 12 140 113 W4 5-1-0
Visitor 8 4 4 0 8 130 132 W1 2-4-0

Full 1955 League Standings

Saskatchewan Roughriders 1955 Opponent Appearances

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

Coaches

Head Coach

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Saskatchewan Roughriders 1955 Attendance

  • Capacity: 8,000
  • High: 16,052
  • Avg: 12,854 (8 out of 8 games)
  • Variance over 1954 Avg: +115
  • Low: 10,000
  • Sellouts: 8
  • % of Capacity: 160.68
  • Variance from League Avg: -3,464

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Team Scoring

19551954 +/-
Average Combined Score 32.19 4.50 +
Average Winning Score 21.10 3.00 +
Average Losing Score 9.83 0.83 +
Average Home Score 17.50 1.38 -
Average Visitor Score 16.25 5.25 +
Average Margin of Victory 10.10 0.20 -
Average Margin of Loss 12.67 4.33 -

Stadium

  • 1955 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 301040 6042102 354277 153651 140 (17.5)130 (16.3)270 (16.9)
Opponent 351550 254671 73744 463480 132 (16.5)113 (14.1)245 (15.3)

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) 1 (1-0-0) 5 (3-2-0) 2 (2-0-0) 3 (1-2-0) 3 (1-2-0) 4 (4-0-0) 4 (2-2-0) 8 (4-4-0)
After 2nd 5 (4-1-0) 0 (0-0-0) 3 (2-1-0) 2 (2-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 6 (2-4-0) 7 (6-1-0) 0 (0-0-0) 9 (4-5-0)
After 3rd 6 (5-1-0) 0 (0-0-0) 2 (1-1-0) 4 (4-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 4 (0-4-0) 10 (9-1-0) 0 (0-0-0) 6 (1-5-0)
After 4th 6 (6-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 2 (0-2-0) 4 (4-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 4 (0-4-0) 10 (10-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 6 (0-6-0)
Week Game Date Time (EDT ) Result Attendance TV
A 3 Wed. Aug. 10 5:45 PM SSK 12 @ MTL 3 W 20,276
B 4 Fri. Aug. 12 SSK 17 @ OTT 24 L 11,000
1 6 Sat. Aug. 20 WPG 7 @ SSK 17 W 14,000
2 11 Sat. Aug. 27 SSK 29 @ CGY 12 W 17,500
12 Mon. Aug. 29 SSK 19 @ BC 13 W 27,008
3 14 Sat. Sept. 3 SSK 12 @ EDM 19 L 19,500
16 Mon. Sept. 5 BC 24 @ SSK 23 L 16,052
4 19 Sat. Sept. 10 CGY 23 @ SSK 24 W 12,000
21 Mon. Sept. 12 SSK 0 @ WPG 25 L 16,133
5 23 Sat. Sept. 17 EDM 26 @ SSK 9 L 14,500
6 26 Sat. Sept. 24 WPG 7 @ SSK 12 W 10,857
7 30 Sat. Oct. 1 SSK 24 @ BC 9 W 23,321
32 Mon. Oct. 3 SSK 9 @ EDM 17 L 15,000
8 37 Mon. Oct. 10 CGY 16 @ SSK 18 W 13,837
9 39 Sat. Oct. 15 EDM 3 @ SSK 4 W 11,590
10 41 Sat. Oct. 22 BC 7 @ SSK 33 W 10,000
43 Mon. Oct. 24 SSK 6 @ CGY 24 L 10,000
11 45 Sat. Oct. 29 SSK 31 @ WPG 13 W 14,464
Playoffs Week 1 46 Sat. Nov. 5 WPG 16 @ SSK 7 L 9,000 RDS
47 Mon. Nov. 7 SSK 9 @ WPG 8 W 12,768