The Toronto Argonauts’ 1964 Season

Season Summary

  • Finished 4th in the Eastern Conference

Toronto Argonauts 1964 Full Schedule/Results

Team Roster and Stats

Toronto Argonauts 1964 Record
GP W L T PTS PF PA Streak L6
Pre-season 4 3 1 0 6 71 58 L1 3-1-0
Regular Season 14 4 10 0 8 243 332 L2 1-5-0
    Home 7 3 4 0 6 131 157 L1 2-4-0
    Visitor 7 1 6 0 2 112 175 L3 1-5-0
   Divisional opponent 9 2 7 0 4 118 205 L2 1-5-0
   Non-divisional opponent 5 2 3 0 4 125 127 L3 2-3-0

Full 1964 League Standings

Toronto Argonauts 1964 Opponent Appearances

Opponent Opp. Win %
Divisional 0.595 2-3-0 (5) 0-4-0 (4)
Non-Divisional 0.488 1-1-0 (2) 1-2-0 (3)
Hamilton Tiger-Cats (3) 0.750
Montreal Alouettes (3) 0.429
Ottawa Rough Riders (3) 0.607
BC Lions (1) 0.781
Calgary Stampeders (1) 0.750
Edmonton Eskimos (1) 0.250
Saskatchewan Roughriders (1) 0.563
Winnipeg Blue Bombers (1) 0.094

Coaches

Head Coaches

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1964 Toronto Argonauts Attendance

  • Capacity: 33,150
  • Total: 176,039
  • High: 30,769
  • Avg: 25,148 (7 out of 7 games)
  • Diff from 1963 Avg: -2,408
  • Low: 17,701
  • Sellouts: 0
  • % of Capacity: 75.86
  • Diff from League Avg: +4,608

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Team Scoring

19641963 +/-
Average Combined Score 41.07 4.50 +
Average Winning Score 31.25 8.92 +
Average Losing Score 11.80 0.47 -
Average Home Score 18.71 3.00 +
Average Visitor Score 16.00 2.86 +
Average Margin of Victory 12.00 3.00 +
Average Margin of Loss 13.70 1.43 +

Stadium

  • 1964 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 273663 372057 361652 314071 131 (18.7)112 (16.0)243 (17.4)
Opponent 363470 692594 185068 3466100 175 (25.0)157 (22.4)332 (23.7)

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) 3 (1-2-0) 0 (0-0-0) 4 (0-4-0) 5 (3-2-0) 1 (1-0-0) 8 (0-8-0)
After 2nd 2 (2-0-0) 1 (0-1-0) 4 (1-3-0) 4 (1-3-0) 0 (0-0-0) 3 (0-3-0) 6 (3-3-0) 1 (0-1-0) 7 (1-6-0)
After 3rd 3 (2-1-0) 0 (0-0-0) 4 (1-3-0) 2 (1-1-0) 1 (0-1-0) 4 (0-4-0) 5 (3-2-0) 1 (0-1-0) 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 1964 Player Awards and Nominations

1964 Most Outstanding
  • Player — Dick Shatto (Division Finalist)
  • Lineman — Billy Shipp (Team Nominee)
  • Canadian Player — Ron Brewer (Team Nominee)

Toronto Argonauts 1964 Draft Picks

Round–Pick
(Overall)
[Via]Player (Position)College/Program
1–2 (2) Bill Watters (FB) Toronto
2–2 (11) John Shaw (E) St. Francis Xavier
3–2 (20) Vince Thompson (HB) Ottawa
4–2 (29) Frank Vormittag (G) Western Ontario
5–2 (38) Bernie Young (QB) Loyola
6–2 (44) Peter Crich (HB) McMaster
7–2 (49) Harold Hall (QB) Toronto
8–2 (53) Andrew Grodzinski (T) Toronto
9–2 (55) Bob Odway (QB) Royal Military College
10–2 (57) Bill Genova (FB) Ryerson

Toronto Argonauts 1964 All-Star Selections

2 All-Canadian Selections
HB Dick Shatto
LB Ron Brewer (Tie)
5 All-Division Selections
HB Dick Shatto*
G Ed Harrington
DT Billy Shipp
LB Ron Brewer
DHB Jim Rountree

* – indicates unanimous selection

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Week Game Details (EDT
A 3
Thu. July 16
CGY 12 @ TOR 15 W 23,698
B 8
Wed. July 22
WPG 7 @ TOR 17 W 23,001
C 12
Wed. July 29
TOR 26 @ BC 17 W 24,033
14
Fri. July 31
TOR 13 @ EDM 22 L 12,049
1 19
Fri. Aug. 7
OTT 21 @ TOR 23 W 29,479
2 25
Sat. Aug. 15
MTL 21 @ TOR 13 L 30,769
3 29
Thu. Aug. 20
TOR 1 @ MTL 16 L 22,436
5 35
Tue. Sept. 1
TOR 21 @ OTT 23 L 20,221
6 39
Mon. Sept. 7
TOR 8 @ HAM 24 L 27,156
7 45
Sun. Sept. 13
EDM 22 @ TOR 35 W 21,797
8 50
Sun. Sept. 20
HAM 27 @ TOR 14 L 27,447
9 55
Sun. Sept. 27
TOR 36 @ WPG 24 W 14,342
10 57
Tue. Sept. 29
TOR 25 @ CGY 30 L 15,000
58
Sat. Oct. 3
BC 20 @ TOR 15 L 27,249
12 67
Mon. Oct. 12
TOR 14 @ SSK 31 L 16,048
13 72
Sun. Oct. 18
MTL 10 @ TOR 31 W 21,597
14 76
Sat. Oct. 24
TOR 7 @ HAM 27 L 30,856
15 80
Sat. Oct. 31
OTT 36 @ TOR 0 L 17,701