The Saskatchewan Roughriders’ 1960 Season

Season Summary

  • Finished 5th in the WIFU

Saskatchewan Roughriders 1960 Full Schedule/Results

Team Roster and Stats

Saskatchewan Roughriders 1960 Record
GP W L T PTS PF PA Streak L6
Pre-season 2 0 2 0 0 20 37 L2 0-2-0
Regular Season 16 2 12 2 6 205 422 L1 1-4-1
    Home 8 1 5 2 4 119 212 L1 1-4-1
    Visitor 8 1 7 0 2 86 210 L1 1-5-0

Full 1960 League Standings

Saskatchewan Roughriders 1960 Opponent Appearances

Opponent Opp. Win %
Divisional 0.578 1-5-2 (8) 1-7-0 (8)
Non-Divisional 0.000 0-0-0 (0) 0-0-0 (0)
BC Lions (4) 0.375
Calgary Stampeders (4) 0.438
Edmonton Eskimos (4) 0.625
Winnipeg Blue Bombers (4) 0.875

Team Scoring

19601959 +/-
Average Combined Score 39.19 -9.50
Average Winning Score 34.00 +8.00
Average Losing Score 9.00 -2.43
Average Home Score 14.88 +4.00
Average Visitor Score 10.75 -4.88
Average Margin of Victory 8.00 +4.00
Average Margin of Loss 19.42 -6.51

1960 Saskatchewan Roughriders Attendance

  • Capacity: 15,000
  • Total: 83,264
  • High: 14,105
  • Avg: 10,408 (8 out of 8 games)
  • Diff from 1959 Avg: -2,184
  • Low: 6,600
  • Sellouts: 0
  • % of Capacity: 69.39
  • Diff from League Avg: -9,227

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Coaches

Head Coaches

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Stadium

  • 1960 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 171633 312354 341953 372865 119 (14.9)86 (10.8)205 (12.8)
Opponent 7066136 504494 215374 7147118 210 (26.3)212 (26.5)422 (26.4)

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 1 (0-0-1) 1 (0-1-0) 6 (1-4-1) 1 (1-0-0) 2 (0-2-0) 5 (0-5-0) 2 (1-0-1) 3 (0-3-0) 11 (1-9-1)
After 2nd 2 (1-0-1) 1 (0-1-0) 5 (0-4-1) 1 (1-0-0) 1 (0-1-0) 6 (0-6-0) 3 (2-0-1) 2 (0-2-0) 11 (0-10-1)
After 3rd 3 (1-1-1) 0 (0-0-0) 5 (0-4-1) 2 (1-1-0) 0 (0-0-0) 6 (0-6-0) 5 (2-2-1) 0 (0-0-0) 11 (0-10-1)
After 4th 1 (1-0-0) 2 (0-0-2) 5 (0-5-0) 1 (1-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 7 (0-7-0) 2 (2-0-0) 2 (0-0-2) 12 (0-12-0)

Saskatchewan Roughriders 1960 Player Awards and Nominations

1960 Most Outstanding
  • Player — Clair Branch (Team Nominee)
  • Lineman — Bill Burrell (Team Nominee)
  • Canadian Player — Ron Atchison (Team Nominee)

Saskatchewan Roughriders 1960 Draft Picks

Round–Pick
(Overall)
[Via]Player (Position)College/Program
No draft picks for 1960 in database.

Saskatchewan Roughriders 1960 All-Star Selections

3 All-Division Selections
C Neil Habig
MG Ron Atchison
ILB Bill Burrell

* – indicates unanimous selection

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Week Date/Time (EDT Result Attendance TV
Eastern Conference
A
Tue. July 26
SSK 6 @ OTT 20 L 6,858  
B
Tue. Aug. 2
SSK 14 @ HAM 17 L 7,500  
Western Inter-provincial Football Union
1
Fri. Aug. 12
CGY 15 @ SSK 15 T 13,192  
2
Sat. Aug. 20
SSK 12 @ BC 27 L 29,532  
2
Mon. Aug. 22
SSK 1 @ EDM 19 L 17,000  
3
Sat. Aug. 27
WPG 27 @ SSK 0 L 12,150  
3
Mon. Aug. 29
SSK 15 @ CGY 23 L 13,500  
4
Mon. Sept. 5
BC 31 @ SSK 21 L 14,105  
5
Mon. Sept. 12
SSK 11 @ WPG 38 L 16,530  
6
Fri. Sept. 16
EDM 29 @ SSK 6 L 10,100  
8
Mon. Sept. 26
CGY 35 @ SSK 45 W 9,512  
9
Fri. Sept. 30
SSK 2 @ EDM 9 L 14,997  
10
Wed. Oct. 5
SSK 22 @ CGY 39 L 11,000  
10
Mon. Oct. 10
WPG 48 @ SSK 7 L 10,350  
11
Sat. Oct. 15
BC 14 @ SSK 14 T 7,255  
12
Sat. Oct. 22
EDM 13 @ SSK 11 L 6,600  
13
Mon. Oct. 24
SSK 23 @ WPG 17 W 13,900  
13
Sat. Oct. 29
SSK 0 @ BC 38 L 21,114