Season Summary

  • Finished 4th in the Eastern Conference
Week Date/Time (EDT Result Attendance TV
A
Wed Jun 11 8:00 PM
HAM 37 @ TOR 29 L 42,170  
B
Tue Jun 17 8:00 PM
TOR 16 @ MTL 31 L 25,423  
C
Wed Jun 25 8:00 PM
WPG 20 @ TOR 16 L 28,101  
D
Wed Jul 2 9:30 PM
TOR 15 @ EDM 35 L 42,778  
Week Date/Time (EDT Result Attendance TV
1
Wed Jul 9 8:00 PM
MTL 11 @ TOR 18 W 32,250 CTVE
2
Wed Jul 16 9:00 PM
TOR 20 @ WPG 17 W 20,980 CTV
3
Wed Jul 23 8:00 PM
OTT 20 @ TOR 16 L 40,112 CTVE
4
Tue Jul 29 8:00 PM
TOR 18 @ OTT 10 W 28,742 R/C, CBCE
5
Wed Aug 6 8:00 PM
EDM 23 @ TOR 3 L 48,595 CTV
6
Wed Aug 13 8:00 PM
HAM 18 @ TOR 16 L 45,201  
8
Tue Aug 26 8:00 PM
TOR 33 @ MTL 43 L 29,256 CBCE
9
Mon Sep 1 8:00 PM
TOR 2 @ HAM 23 L 30,229  
10
Sat Sep 6 8:00 PM
MTL 35 @ TOR 24 L 37,214 R/C
11
Sun Sep 14 3:30 PM
TOR 28 @ SSK 17 W 25,448 CTV
12
Sun Sep 21 2:00 PM
OTT 17 @ TOR 41 W 33,156  
13
Sat Sep 27 8:00 PM
TOR 23 @ MTL 29 L 31,633 CTVE
14
Sun Oct 5 4:30 PM
TOR 14 @ CGY 27 L 30,265 CTV
16
Sun Oct 19 2:00 PM
HAM 25 @ TOR 24 L 34,150 CBCE
17
Sun Oct 26 2:00 PM
BC 20 @ TOR 38 W 30,175 CBCR
18
Sun Nov 2 2:00 PM
TOR 16 @ HAM 23 L 30,479 R/C, CBCE
GP W L T PTS PF PA Streak L6
Pre-season 4 0 4 0 0 76 123 L4 0-4-0
Regular Season 16 6 10 0 12 334 358 L1 2-4-0
    Home 8 3 5 0 6 180 169 W1 2-4-0
    Visitor 8 3 5 0 6 154 189 L3 1-5-0
   Divisional opponent 11 3 8 0 6 231 254 L3 1-5-0
   Non-divisional opponent 5 3 2 0 6 103 104 W1 3-2-0

Full 1980 League Standings

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) 2 (0-2-0) 3 (1-2-0) 2 (2-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 6 (1-5-0) 5 (4-1-0) 2 (0-2-0) 9 (2-7-0)
After 2nd 5 (3-2-0) 1 (0-1-0) 2 (0-2-0) 2 (2-0-0) 1 (1-0-0) 5 (0-5-0) 7 (5-2-0) 2 (1-1-0) 7 (0-7-0)
After 3rd 5 (3-2-0) 0 (0-0-0) 3 (0-3-0) 3 (3-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 5 (0-5-0) 8 (6-2-0) 0 (0-0-0) 8 (0-8-0)
After 4th 3 (3-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 5 (0-5-0) 3 (3-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 5 (0-5-0) 6 (6-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 10 (0-10-0)
Opponent Opp. Win %
Divisional 0.494 2-4-0 (6) 1-4-0 (5)
Non-Divisional 0.531 1-1-0 (2) 2-1-0 (3)
Hamilton Tiger-Cats (4) 0.531
Montreal Alouettes (4) 0.500
Ottawa RedBlacks (3) 0.438
BC Lions (1) 0.531
Calgary Stampeders (1) 0.563
Edmonton Elks (1) 0.813
Saskatchewan Roughriders (1) 0.125
Winnipeg Blue Bombers (1) 0.625
19801979 +/-
Average Combined Score 43.25 +6.62
Average Winning Score 27.17 +6.97
Average Losing Score 17.10 +5.01
Average Home Score 22.50 +6.38
Average Visitor Score 19.25 +6.12
Average Margin of Victory 11.83 +2.43
Average Margin of Loss 9.50 -5.50
1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final
HVT HVT HVT HVT H (PPG)V (PPG)T (PPG)
Toronto 463076 473683 422769 4561106 180 (22.5)154 (19.3)334 (20.9)
Opponent 295483 5545100 464389 394786 189 (23.6)169 (21.1)358 (22.4)
Head Coach
Assistant Coach
  • Jim Corrigall – Defensive line
1980 Player Awards and Nominations
1980 Most Outstanding
Toronto Argonauts 1980 All-Star Selections
1 All-Canadian Selections
DT Bruce Clark
6 All-Division Selections
SB Dave Newman
WR Bob Gaddis
DT Bruce Clark
DE Jim Corrigall
S Billy Hardee, Jr.
P Zenon Andrusyshyn*

* – indicates unanimous selection

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1980 Toronto Argonauts Canadian Amateur Draft Picks
Round–Pick
(Overall)
[Via]Player (Position)College/Program
1–1 (1)   Greg Barrow (OL) Florida
2–6 (15) [OTT] Tom Stevenson (TE) Valley City State
4–1 (28)   Robert Kiviranta (DE) Kansas State
5–1 (37)   Rick Katvaitis (DT) Wilfrid Laurier
6–1 (46)   David Marinucci (FB) Queen's
7–1 (55)   Todd Krohn (OT) Southern Oregon

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