The Saskatchewan Roughriders’ 1962 Season

Season Summary

Saskatchewan Roughriders 1962 Full Schedule/Results

Team Roster and Stats

Saskatchewan Roughriders 1962 Record
GP W L T PTS PF PA Streak L6
Pre-season 1 0 1 0 0 9 29 L1 0-1-0
Regular Season 16 8 7 1 17 268 336 L1 3-3-0
    Home 8 6 2 0 12 148 123 L1 4-2-0
    Visitor 8 2 5 1 5 120 213 L1 2-3-1
   Divisional opponent 12 5 6 1 11 173 221 L1 3-3-0
   Non-divisional opponent 4 3 1 0 6 95 115 L1 3-1-0

Full 1962 League Standings

Saskatchewan Roughriders 1962 Opponent Appearances

Opponent Opp. Win %
Divisional 0.531 4-2-0 (6) 1-4-1 (6)
Non-Divisional 0.455 2-0-0 (2) 1-1-0 (2)
BC Lions (3) 0.438
Calgary Stampeders (3) 0.594
Edmonton Eskimos (3) 0.406
Winnipeg Blue Bombers (3) 0.688
Hamilton Tiger-Cats (1) 0.679
Montreal Alouettes (1) 0.393
Ottawa Rough Riders (1) 0.464
Toronto Argonauts (1) 0.286

Team Scoring

19621961 +/-
Average Combined Score 37.75 +4.94
Average Winning Score 23.13 +3.33
Average Losing Score 10.86 +1.36
Average Home Score 18.50 +5.25
Average Visitor Score 15.00 +1.88
Average Margin of Victory 9.13 +0.53
Average Margin of Loss 20.14 +5.54

1962 Saskatchewan Roughriders Attendance

  • Capacity: 15,000
  • Total: 99,876
  • High: 16,663
  • Avg: 12,484 (8 out of 8 games)
  • Diff from 1961 Avg: +19
  • Low: 10,339
  • Sellouts: 1
  • % of Capacity: 83.23
  • Diff from League Avg: -6,599

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Coaches

Head Coach

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Stadium

  • 1962 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 362662 332962 383068 413576 148 (18.5)120 (15.0)268 (16.8)
Opponent 274875 45104149 81826 434386 213 (26.6)123 (15.4)336 (21.0)

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

Saskatchewan Roughriders 1962 Player Awards and Nominations

1962 Most Outstanding
  • Player — Ray “Dutch” Purdin (Team Nominee)
  • Lineman — Len LeGault (Team Nominee)
  • Canadian Player — Len LeGault (Team Nominee)

Saskatchewan Roughriders 1962 Draft Picks

Round–Pick
(Overall)
[Via]Player (Position)College/Program
No draft picks for 1962 in database.

Saskatchewan Roughriders 1962 All-Star Selections

3 All-Canadian Selections
HB Ray “Dutch” Purdin
C Neil Habig
DE Garner Ekstran
5 All-Division Selections
HB Ray “Dutch” Purdin
C Neil Habig
DE Garner Ekstran
MG Ron Atchison
CLB Bill Burrell

* – indicates unanimous selection

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Week Date/Time (EDT Result Attendance TV
D
Tue. July 31
SSK 9 @ MTL 29 L 17,705  
1
Mon. Aug. 6
CGY 6 @ SSK 17 W 12,362  
1
Thu. Aug. 9
SSK 7 @ BC 33 L 27,684  
2
Tue. Aug. 14
SSK 7 @ EDM 22 L 13,288  
3
Mon. Aug. 20
EDM 9 @ SSK 17 W 12,682  
4
Mon. Aug. 27
SSK 7 @ CGY 7 T 11,000  
5
Mon. Sept. 3
WPG 30 @ SSK 7 L 16,663  
7
Wed. Sept. 12
MTL 10 @ SSK 24 W 11,006  
8
Mon. Sept. 17
SSK 18 @ WPG 20 L 16,213  
8
Sat. Sept. 22
BC 14 @ SSK 26 W 12,283  
9
Sat. Sept. 29
TOR 17 @ SSK 21 W 11,758  
11
Mon. Oct. 8
EDM 20 @ SSK 28 W 12,783  
11
Sat. Oct. 13
SSK 29 @ OTT 21 W 17,246  
12
Mon. Oct. 15
SSK 21 @ HAM 67 L 19,000  
13
Mon. Oct. 22
WPG 17 @ SSK 8 L 10,339  
13
Sat. Oct. 27
SSK 23 @ CGY 15 W 17,780  
14
Sun. Nov. 4
SSK 8 @ BC 28 L 20,498  
P1
Sat. Nov. 10
SSK 0 @ CGY 25 L 17,780  
P1
Mon. Nov. 12
CGY 18 @ SSK 7 L 9,000