The Toronto Argonauts’ 1940 Season

Season Summary

Toronto Argonauts 1940 Full Schedule/Results

Team Roster and Stats

Toronto Argonauts 1940 Record
GP W L T PTS PF PA Streak L6
Regular Season 6 4 2 0 8 58 79 W1 4-2-0
    Home 3 3 0 0 6 43 25 W3 3-0-0
    Visitor 3 1 2 0 2 15 54 L2 1-2-0

Full 1940 League Standings

Toronto Argonauts 1940 Opponent Appearances

Opponent Opp. Win %
Divisional 0.444 3-0-0 (3) 1-2-0 (3)
Non-Divisional 0.000 0-0-0 (0) 0-0-0 (0)
Ottawa Rough Riders (2) 0.833
Hamilton Tigers (2) 0.333
Montreal Bulldogs (2) 0.167

Coaches

Head Coach

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1940 Toronto Argonauts Attendance

  • Capacity: 16,000
  • Total: 16,000
  • High: 16,000
  • Avg: 16,000 (1 out of 3 game)
  • Diff from 1939 Avg: +16,000
  • Low: 16,000
  • Sellouts: 1
  • % of Capacity: 100.00
  • Diff from League Avg: +14,983

More 1940 Attendance Numbers

Team Scoring

19401939 +/-
Average Combined Score 22.83 6.00 +
Average Winning Score 13.00 1.75 +
Average Losing Score 3.00 4.00 -
Average Home Score 14.33 6.67 +
Average Visitor Score 5.00 6.67 -
Average Margin of Victory 4.75 1.75 -
Average Margin of Loss 20.00 9.00 +

Stadium

  • 1940 home stadium: Varsity Stadium
  • Capacity: 16,000
  • Playing surface: Natural Grass
  • Previous stadium change: 1924 – 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)
Toronto 909 10919 707 17623 43 (14.3)15 (5.0)58 (9.7)
Opponent 8715 62228 101929 167 54 (18.0)25 (8.3)79 (13.2)

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 (1-0-0) 1 (1-0-0) 1 (1-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 1 (0-1-0) 2 (1-1-0) 1 (1-0-0) 2 (1-1-0) 3 (2-1-0)
After 2nd 2 (2-0-0) 1 (1-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 1 (0-1-0) 2 (1-1-0) 2 (2-0-0) 2 (1-1-0) 2 (1-1-0)
After 3rd 1 (1-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 2 (2-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 3 (1-2-0) 1 (1-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 5 (3-2-0)
After 4th 3 (3-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 1 (1-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 2 (0-2-0) 4 (4-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 2 (0-2-0)
Week Game Details (EST
1 2
Sat. Oct. 5
TOR 9 @ MTL 8 W 8,000
2 4
Sat. Oct. 12
HAM 5 @ TOR 17 W
3 6
Sat. Oct. 19
TOR 6 @ OTT 41 L
4 8
Sat. Oct. 26
OTT 9 @ TOR 11 W 16,000
5 11
Sat. Nov. 2
TOR 0 @ HAM 5 L
6 12
Sat. Nov. 9
MTL 11 @ TOR 15 W
P2 14
Sat. Nov. 16
TOR 1 @ OTT 12 L
15
Sat. Nov. 23
OTT 8 @ TOR 1 L