The Toronto Argonauts’ 1962 Season

Season Summary

  • Finished 4th in the Eastern Conference

Toronto Argonauts 1962 Full Schedule/Results

Team Roster and Stats

Toronto Argonauts 1962 Record
GP W L T PTS PF PA Streak L6
Pre-season 4 2 2 0 4 62 70 L1 2-2-0
Regular Season 14 4 10 0 8 259 378 L1 3-3-0
    Home 7 3 4 0 6 128 187 W1 3-3-0
    Visitor 7 1 6 0 2 131 191 L2 1-5-0
   Divisional opponent 9 3 6 0 6 148 233 L1 3-3-0
   Non-divisional opponent 5 1 4 0 2 111 145 W1 1-4-0

Full 1962 League Standings

Toronto Argonauts 1962 Opponent Appearances

Opponent Opp. Win %
Divisional 0.512 3-2-0 (5) 0-4-0 (4)
Non-Divisional 0.531 0-2-0 (2) 1-2-0 (3)
Hamilton Tiger-Cats (3) 0.679
Montreal Alouettes (3) 0.393
Ottawa Rough Riders (3) 0.464
BC Lions (1) 0.438
Calgary Stampeders (1) 0.594
Edmonton Eskimos (1) 0.406
Saskatchewan Roughriders (1) 0.531
Winnipeg Blue Bombers (1) 0.688

Coaches

Head Coaches

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1962 Toronto Argonauts Attendance

  • Capacity: 33,150
  • Total: 173,040
  • High: 29,521
  • Avg: 24,720 (7 out of 7 games)
  • Diff from 1961 Avg: -1,927
  • Low: 20,862
  • Sellouts: 0
  • % of Capacity: 74.57
  • Diff from League Avg: +5,636

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Team Scoring

19621961 +/-
Average Combined Score 45.50 8.86 +
Average Winning Score 21.75 0.61 +
Average Losing Score 17.20 0.70 +
Average Home Score 18.29 1.00 +
Average Visitor Score 18.71 0.43 -
Average Margin of Victory 5.75 3.11 -
Average Margin of Loss 14.20 3.37 +

Stadium

  • 1962 home stadium: Exhibition Stadium
  • Capacity: 33,150
  • Playing surface: Natural Grass
  • Previous stadium change: 1959 – Opened 1959

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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 344276 363773 103545 481765 128 (18.3)131 (18.7)259 (18.5)
Opponent 452166 5149100 6748115 247397 191 (27.3)187 (26.7)378 (27.0)

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

Toronto Argonauts 1962 Player Awards and Nominations

1962 Most Outstanding
  • Player — Dick Shatto (Team Nominee)
  • Lineman — Gerry Patrick (Team Nominee)
  • Canadian Player — Douglas McNichol (Team Nominee)

Toronto Argonauts 1962 Draft Picks

Round–Pick
(Overall)
[Via]Player (Position)College/Program
1–3 (3) Gary Strickler (LB) Queen's
2–3 (8) John Erickson (G) Queen's
3–3 (13) Gordon Semester (HB) Queen's
4–3 (18) Tony Blair (G) McGill
5–3 (23) John Cleghorn (C) McGill
6–3 (27) Murray Rowan (T) Toronto
7–3 Pass
8–3 Pass
9–3 Pass
10–3 Pass
11–3 Pass
12–3 Pass

Toronto Argonauts 1962 All-Star Selections

2 All-Canadian Selections
G Gerry Patrick
DHB Jim Rountree
3 All-Division Selections
HB Dick Shatto
ILB Jim Andreotti
DHB Jim Rountree

* – indicates unanimous selection

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Week Game Details (EDT
A 1
Wed. July 18
HAM 20 @ TOR 23 W 23,827
B 7
Wed. July 25
TOR 7 @ EDM 20 L 9,000
9
Sat. July 28
TOR 18 @ BC 13 W 20,166
D 12
Wed. Aug. 1
WPG 17 @ TOR 14 L 23,004
1 18
Fri. Aug. 10
MTL 28 @ TOR 15 L 26,391
2 23
Sat. Aug. 18
TOR 23 @ HAM 29 L 25,316
3 26
Thu. Aug. 23
TOR 13 @ WPG 33 L 16,700
5 33
Sat. Sept. 1
TOR 8 @ OTT 26 L 15,799
6 40
Sun. Sept. 9
BC 37 @ TOR 21 L 22,254
7 45
Sun. Sept. 16
OTT 10 @ TOR 16 W 24,721
9 53
Mon. Sept. 24
EDM 31 @ TOR 22 L 24,117
57
Sat. Sept. 29
TOR 17 @ SSK 21 L 11,758
10 58
Mon. Oct. 1
TOR 38 @ CGY 23 W 16,000
60
Sat. Oct. 6
HAM 9 @ TOR 10 W 25,174
12 67
Sun. Oct. 14
MTL 50 @ TOR 21 L 29,521
72
Sun. Oct. 21
TOR 24 @ HAM 27 L 24,591
13 77
Sun. Oct. 28
OTT 22 @ TOR 23 W 20,862
14 79
Sat. Nov. 3
TOR 8 @ MTL 32 L 22,933