The Toronto Argonauts’ 1954 Season

Season Summary

  • Finished 3rd in the IRFU

Toronto Argonauts 1954 Full Schedule/Results

Team Roster and Stats

Toronto Argonauts 1954 Record
GP W L T PTS PF PA Streak L6
1954 Record for Toronto Argonauts unavilable as season pending.
Regular Season 14 6 8 0 12 212 265 L1 3-3-0
    Home 7 3 4 0 6 97 123 W2 2-4-0
    Visitor 7 3 4 0 6 115 142 L2 2-4-0

Full 1954 League Standings

Toronto Argonauts 1954 Opponent Appearances

Opponent Opp. Win %
Divisional 0.505 3-4-0 (7) 3-4-0 (7)
Non-Divisional 0.000 0-0-0 (0) 0-0-0 (0)
Hamilton Tiger-Cats (5) 0.643
Montreal Alouettes (4) 0.786
Ottawa Rough Riders (5) 0.143

Coaches

Head Coach

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1954 Toronto Argonauts Attendance

  • Capacity: 21,739
  • Total: 109,842
  • High: 20,710
  • Avg: 15,691 (7 out of 7 games)
  • Diff from 1953 Avg: -2,911
  • Low: 11,273
  • Sellouts: 0
  • % of Capacity: 72.18
  • Diff from League Avg: +12,861

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Team Scoring

19541953 +/-
Average Combined Score 34.07 4.00 +
Average Winning Score 23.83 4.43 +
Average Losing Score 8.63 0.29 +
Average Home Score 13.86 4.00 +
Average Visitor Score 16.43 1.71 +
Average Margin of Victory 12.83 6.03 +
Average Margin of Loss 16.25 3.92 +

Stadium

  • 1954 home stadium: Varsity Stadium
  • Capacity: 21,739
  • Playing surface: Natural Grass
  • Previous stadium change: 1950 – 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 262248 233053 302858 183553 97 (13.9)115 (16.4)212 (15.1)
Opponent 301747 293766 154560 494392 142 (20.3)123 (17.6)265 (18.9)

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

Toronto Argonauts 1954 Draft Picks

Round–Pick
(Overall)
[Via]Player (Position)College/Program
1–1 (1) Bill McFarlane (HB) Toronto
1–3 (3) [MTL] Don Mattason (G) Toronto
3–1 (9) Wilmer Crawford (HB) McMaster
4–1 (13) Dennis Higgins (T) Western Ontario
5–1 (17) Bill Koski (G) Queen's
6–1 (21) Bob Fitzhenry (G) McMaster
7–1 (25) Bob Dale (HB) Toronto
8–1 (29) Joe Bernoit (C) McGill
Week Game Details (EDT
B 6
Mon. Aug. 16
TOR 2 @ WPG 19 L 17,407
1 6
Sat. Aug. 28
OTT 6 @ TOR 13 W 16,702
2 8
Sat. Sept. 4
HAM 17 @ TOR 6 L 14,797
9
Mon. Sept. 6
TOR 21 @ HAM 7 W 14,000
3 12
Sat. Sept. 11
2:00 PM
OTT 12 @ TOR 5 L 13,910 CBCE
4 14
Sat. Sept. 18
TOR 34 @ OTT 6 W 11,500
5 15
Sat. Sept. 25
TOR 7 @ MTL 28 L 18,104
6 18
Sat. Oct. 2
MTL 30 @ TOR 12 L 20,710
7 19
Sat. Oct. 9
TOR 6 @ HAM 34 L 15,000
22
Mon. Oct. 11
HAM 22 @ TOR 13 L 16,050
8 24
Sat. Oct. 16
TOR 27 @ OTT 11 W 9,000
9 26
Sat. Oct. 23
MTL 24 @ TOR 30 W 16,400
10 27
Sat. Oct. 30
TOR 13 @ MTL 41 L 19,125
11 30
Sat. Nov. 6
OTT 12 @ TOR 18 W 11,273
12 31
Sat. Nov. 13
TOR 7 @ HAM 15 L 9,000