The Saskatchewan Roughriders’ 1999 Season

Season Summary

  • Finished 4th in the West Division

Saskatchewan Roughriders 1999 Full Schedule/Results

Team Roster and Stats

Saskatchewan Roughriders 1999 Record
GP W L T PTS PF PA Streak L6
Pre-season 2 0 2 0 0 27 61 L2 0-2-0
Regular Season 18 3 15 0 6 370 592 L9 0-6-0
    Home 9 3 6 0 6 241 286 L4 2-4-0
    Visitor 9 0 9 0 0 129 306 L9 0-6-0
   Divisional opponent 10 1 9 0 2 225 319 L5 1-5-0
   Non-divisional opponent 8 2 6 0 4 145 273 L5 1-5-0

Full 1999 League Standings

Saskatchewan Roughriders 1999 Opponent Appearances

Opponent Opp. Win %
Divisional 0.550 1-4-0 (5) 0-5-0 (5)
Non-Divisional 0.528 2-2-0 (4) 0-4-0 (4)
BC Lions (3) 0.722
Calgary Stampeders (3) 0.667
Edmonton Eskimos (4) 0.333
Hamilton Tiger-Cats (2) 0.611
Montreal Alouettes (2) 0.667
Toronto Argonauts (2) 0.500
Winnipeg Blue Bombers (2) 0.333

Coaches

Head Coach

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Assistant Coaches
  • Alex Smith – Running backs
  • Bill Dole – Offensive line
  • Samuel Garza – Receivers
  • Gregory Marshall – Defensive line
  • Richard Hall – Defensive secondary
  • Mickey Mays – Special teams

1999 Saskatchewan Roughriders Attendance

  • Capacity: 27,732
  • Total: 174,029
  • High: 29,249
  • Avg: 19,336 (9 out of 9 games)
  • Diff from 1998 Avg: -6,028
  • Low: 16,448
  • Sellouts: 1
  • % of Capacity: 69.73
  • Diff from League Avg: -4,529

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Team Scoring

19991998 +/-
Average Combined Score 53.44 1.44 +
Average Winning Score 30.33 5.53 +
Average Losing Score 18.60 3.48 -
Average Home Score 26.78 0.89 +
Average Visitor Score 14.33 5.44 -
Average Margin of Victory 10.67 1.67 +
Average Margin of Loss 16.93 4.70 +

Stadium

  • 1999 home stadium: Taylor Field
  • Capacity: 27,732
  • Playing surface: Sand Filled Artificial Turf (OmniTurf-like)
  • Previous stadium change: 1996 – 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 541367 4776123 571875 8322105 241 (26.8)129 (14.3)370 (20.6)
Opponent 4861109 75115190 8450134 7980159 306 (34.0)286 (31.8)592 (32.9)

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 (2-2-0) 1 (0-1-0) 4 (1-3-0) 2 (0-2-0) 1 (0-1-0) 6 (0-6-0) 6 (2-4-0) 2 (0-2-0) 10 (1-9-0)
After 2nd 5 (3-2-0) 0 (0-0-0) 4 (0-4-0) 2 (0-2-0) 0 (0-0-0) 7 (0-7-0) 7 (3-4-0) 0 (0-0-0) 11 (0-11-0)
After 3rd 4 (3-1-0) 0 (0-0-0) 5 (0-5-0) 2 (0-2-0) 0 (0-0-0) 7 (0-7-0) 6 (3-3-0) 0 (0-0-0) 12 (0-12-0)
After 4th 3 (3-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 6 (0-6-0) 0 (0-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 9 (0-9-0) 3 (3-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 15 (0-15-0)

Saskatchewan Roughriders 1999 Stars of the Week

Offensive Star

  • 2 – Mike Saunders
  • Defensive Star

    • None

Lineman Star

  • 1 – John Terry
  • Special Teams Star

    • 1 – Curtis Mayfield

Saskatchewan Roughriders 1999 Player Awards and Nominations

1999 Most Outstanding
  • Player — Mike Saunders (Team Nominee)
  • Defensive Player — Willie Pless (Team Nominee)
  • Offensive Lineman — John Terry, III (Team Nominee)
  • Canadian Player — Colin Scrivener (Team Nominee)
  • Rookie — Neal Smith (Team Nominee)

Saskatchewan Roughriders 1999 Draft Picks

Round–Pick
(Overall)
[Via]Player (Position)College/Program
2–2 (10) Stephane Fortin (S) Indianapolis
3–2 (18) Kennedy Nkeyasen (RB) Idaho State
4–2 (26) Matt Hammer (DB) Guelph
5–2 (33) Eric Sanderson (OT) York
6–2 (41) Carlo Panaro (OL) Alberta

Saskatchewan Roughriders 1999 All-Star Selections

3 All-Division Selections
T John Terry, III
DE Neal Smith
LB Willie Pless

* – indicates unanimous selection

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Week Game Details (EDT
A 1
Wed. June 23
9:00 PM
SSK 3 @ EDM 27 L 35,313
B 5
Tue. June 29
10:00 PM
CGY 34 @ SSK 24 L 18,591
1 9
Wed. July 7
9:30 PM
SSK 18 @ CGY 28 L 31,878
2 16
Fri. July 16
9:00 PM
SSK 6 @ EDM 39 L 32,113
3 20
Fri. July 23
10:00 PM
BC 32 @ SSK 21 L 19,785 TSN
4 24
Fri. July 30
10:00 PM
TOR 15 @ SSK 20 W 18,256 TSN
5 25
Thu. Aug. 5
7:30 PM
SSK 17 @ HAM 63 L 16,423 TSN
6 32
Fri. Aug. 13
10:00 PM
CGY 37 @ SSK 22 L 19,545
7 36
Fri. Aug. 20
10:00 PM
EDM 27 @ SSK 29 W 16,544 TSN
8 38
Thu. Aug. 26
10:30 PM
SSK 21 @ BC 28 L 21,617 TSN
9 42
Sun. Sept. 5
5:00 PM
WPG 17 @ SSK 42 W 29,249 TSN
10 46
Sat. Sept. 11
3:00 PM
SSK 3 @ TOR 28 L 17,216 CBC
11 49
Fri. Sept. 17
10:00 PM
EDM 41 @ SSK 38 L 18,321 TSN
12 53
Fri. Sept. 24
8:30 PM
SSK 18 @ WPG 24 L 18,727 TSN
13 59
Sun. Oct. 3
5:00 PM
MTL 41 @ SSK 26 L 17,715 TSN
14 63
Mon. Oct. 11
1:00 PM
SSK 7 @ MTL 43 L 19,461 CBC
15 67
Sun. Oct. 17
5:00 PM
CGY 34 @ SSK 31 L 16,448
16 71
Sun. Oct. 24
5:00 PM
HAM 42 @ SSK 12 L 18,166
17 74
Sat. Oct. 30
3:00 PM
SSK 21 @ EDM 34 L 33,850 CBC
18 77
Fri. Nov. 5
10:30 PM
SSK 18 @ BC 19 L 19,378 TSN