The Saskatchewan Roughriders’ 1957 Season

Season Summary

  • Finished 5th in the WIFU

Saskatchewan Roughriders 1957 Full Schedule/Results

Team Roster and Stats

Saskatchewan Roughriders 1957 Record
GP W L T PTS PF PA Streak L6
Pre-season 3 1 2 0 2 57 55 L2 1-2-0
Regular Season 16 3 12 1 7 276 438 L1 1-5-0
    Home 8 3 5 0 6 137 175 L1 2-4-0
    Visitor 8 0 7 1 1 139 263 L2 0-5-1

Full 1957 League Standings

Saskatchewan Roughriders 1957 Opponent Appearances

Opponent Opp. Win %
Divisional 0.570 3-5-0 (8) 0-7-1 (8)
Non-Divisional 0.000 0-0-0 (0) 0-0-0 (0)
BC Lions (4) 0.281
Calgary Stampeders (4) 0.375
Edmonton Eskimos (4) 0.875
Winnipeg Blue Bombers (4) 0.750

Coaches

Head Coach

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1957 Saskatchewan Roughriders Attendance

  • Capacity: 8,000
  • Total: 87,312
  • High: 14,497
  • Avg: 10,914 (8 out of 8 games)
  • Diff from 1956 Avg: -1,941
  • Low: 8,000
  • Sellouts: 8
  • % of Capacity: 136.42
  • Diff from League Avg: +10,614

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Team Scoring

19571956 +/-
Average Combined Score 44.63 5.56 +
Average Winning Score 34.67 5.87 +
Average Losing Score 12.58 1.75 +
Average Home Score 17.13 10.75 -
Average Visitor Score 17.38 1.13 +
Average Margin of Victory 16.67 1.23 -
Average Margin of Loss 17.67 1.33 +

Stadium

  • 1957 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 152035 6349112 312758 284371 137 (17.1)139 (17.4)276 (17.3)
Opponent 295180 5760117 3377110 5675131 263 (32.9)175 (21.9)438 (27.4)

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

Saskatchewan Roughriders 1957 Player Awards and Nominations

1957 Most Outstanding
  • Player — Frank Tripucka (Team Nominee)
  • Lineman — Galen Wahlmeier (Team Nominee)
  • Canadian Player — Harry Lunn (Team Nominee)

Saskatchewan Roughriders 1957 Draft Picks

Round–Pick
(Overall)
[Via]Player (Position)College/Program
2–8 (17) Allen Watt (T) Toronto
3–8 Pass
4–8 Pass
5–8 Pass
6–8 Pass

Saskatchewan Roughriders 1957 All-Star Selections

3 All-Division Selections
C Galen Wahlmeier
SEC Bobby Marlow
DHB Larry Isbell

* – indicates unanimous selection

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Week Game Details (EDT
Inter-provincial Rugby Football Union
A 2
Wed. July 31
SSK 30 @ TOR 9 W 16,073
B 5
Tue. Aug. 6
5:45 PM
SSK 20 @ MTL 32 L 20,317
7
Thu. Aug. 8
8:15 PM
SSK 7 @ OTT 14 L 9,000
Western Inter-provincial Football Union
1 9
Sat. Aug. 17
SSK 20 @ BC 44 L 26,807
11
Mon. Aug. 19
SSK 7 @ EDM 37 L 20,000
2 13
Sat. Aug. 24
WPG 7 @ SSK 3 L 12,500
3 16
Sat. Aug. 31
SSK 22 @ CGY 26 L 16,000
18
Mon. Sept. 2
BC 13 @ SSK 28 W 14,497
4 20
Sat. Sept. 7
SSK 29 @ WPG 35 L 15,975
5 25
Mon. Sept. 16
CGY 27 @ SSK 44 W 11,500
6 26
Sat. Sept. 21
EDM 24 @ SSK 17 L 13,754
7 29
Sat. Sept. 28
SSK 12 @ EDM 37 L 18,000
30
Mon. Sept. 30
SSK 21 @ BC 21 T 19,398
8 32
Sat. Oct. 5
SSK 9 @ CGY 36 L 9,500
35
Mon. Oct. 7
WPG 37 @ SSK 3 L 8,500
9 39
Mon. Oct. 14
BC 30 @ SSK 10 L 10,061
10 42
Mon. Oct. 21
SSK 19 @ WPG 27 L 14,186
11 44
Sat. Oct. 26
CGY 14 @ SSK 32 W 8,500
12 47
Sat. Nov. 2
EDM 23 @ SSK 0 L 8,000