The Toronto Argonauts’ 1983 Season

Season Summary

Toronto Argonauts 1983 Full Schedule/Results

Team Roster and Stats

Toronto Argonauts 1983 Record
GP W L T PTS PF PA Streak L6
Pre-season 4 3 1 0 6 104 80 W2 3-1-0
Regular Season 16 12 4 0 24 452 328 W2 4-2-0
    Home 8 5 3 0 10 190 166 W1 3-3-0
    Visitor 8 7 1 0 14 262 162 W5 5-1-0
   Divisional opponent 6 4 2 0 8 172 114 L1 4-2-0
   Non-divisional opponent 10 8 2 0 16 280 214 W3 5-1-0

Full 1983 League Standings

Toronto Argonauts 1983 Opponent Appearances

Opponent Opp. Win %
Divisional 0.396 1-2-0 (3) 3-0-0 (3)
Non-Divisional 0.513 4-1-0 (5) 4-1-0 (5)
Hamilton Tiger-Cats (2) 0.344
Ottawa Rough Riders (2) 0.500
Montreal Concordes (2) 0.344
BC Lions (2) 0.688
Calgary Stampeders (2) 0.500
Edmonton Eskimos (2) 0.500
Saskatchewan Roughriders (2) 0.313
Winnipeg Blue Bombers (2) 0.563

Coaches

Head Coach

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1983 Toronto Argonauts Attendance

  • Capacity: 54,000
  • Total: 286,681
  • High: 43,558
  • Avg: 35,835 (8 out of 8 games)
  • Diff from 1982 Avg: -2,592
  • Low: 27,746
  • Sellouts: 0
  • % of Capacity: 66.36
  • Diff from League Avg: +5,632

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Team Scoring

19831982 +/-
Average Combined Score 48.75 4.50 -
Average Winning Score 31.58 1.25 +
Average Losing Score 18.25 3.25 -
Average Home Score 23.75 1.38 -
Average Visitor Score 32.75 4.63 +
Average Margin of Victory 15.25 6.03 +
Average Margin of Loss 14.75 0.92 +

Stadium

  • 1983 home stadium: Exhibition Stadium
  • Capacity: 54,000
  • Playing surface: Fixed Artificial Turf (AstroTurf-like)
  • Previous stadium change: 1976 – Expansion/artificial turf

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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 424284 455499 3780117 6686152 190 (23.8)262 (32.8)452 (28.3)
Opponent 402969 4957106 402767 374986 162 (20.3)166 (20.8)328 (20.5)

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) 2 (1-1-0) 3 (2-1-0) 3 (3-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 5 (4-1-0) 6 (5-1-0) 2 (1-1-0) 8 (6-2-0)
After 2nd 4 (3-1-0) 0 (0-0-0) 4 (2-2-0) 4 (4-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 4 (3-1-0) 8 (7-1-0) 0 (0-0-0) 8 (5-3-0)
After 3rd 4 (3-1-0) 0 (0-0-0) 4 (2-2-0) 5 (5-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 3 (2-1-0) 9 (8-1-0) 0 (0-0-0) 7 (4-3-0)
After 4th 5 (5-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 3 (0-3-0) 7 (7-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 1 (0-1-0) 12 (12-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 4 (0-4-0)

Toronto Argonauts 1983 Stars of the Week

Offensive Star

  • 2 – Terry Greer
  • 1 – Condredge Holloway
  • 1 – Joe Barnes

Defensive Star

  • None

Lineman Star

  • 1 – Rick Mohr
  • 1 – John Malinosky

Toronto Argonauts 1983 Player Awards and Nominations

1983 Most Outstanding
  • Player — Terry Greer (Division Finalist)
  • Defensive Player — Rick Mohr (Team Nominee)
  • Offensive Lineman — Dan Ferrone (Team Nominee)
  • Canadian Player — Paul Pearson (Team Nominee)
  • Rookie — Darrell Nicholson (Team Nominee)

Toronto Argonauts 1983 Draft Picks

Round–Pick
(Overall)
[Via]Player (Position)College/Program
3–8 (26) Kevin Adams (DB) Waterloo
4–8 (35) Boyd Young (DL) Ottawa
5–8 (44) Bryan Back (OG) Guelph
6–8 (53) Joey Tynes (RB) St. Francis Xavier
7–8 (62) David Waud (LB) Wilfrid Laurier
8–8 (71) Rick Van Maanen (DL) Western Ontario

Toronto Argonauts 1983 All-Star Selections

3 All-Canadian Selections
WR Terry Greer
DE Rick Mohr
DHB Carl Brazley (Tie)
12 All-Division Selections
QB Condredge Holloway, Jr.
IR Emanuel Tolbert
WR Terry Greer*
G Dan Ferrone
DT Franklin King
DE Rick Mohr
MLB Darrell Nicholson
OLB William Mitchell (Tie)
DHB Darrell Wilson (Tie)
DHB Carl Brazley (Tie)
CB Leroy Paul
S Ken McEachern

* – indicates unanimous selection

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Week Game Details (EDT
A 2
Fri. June 10
HAM 6 @ TOR 24 W 28,520
B 6
Wed. June 15
TOR 24 @ HAM 35 L 11,505
C 13
Fri. June 24
OTT 15 @ TOR 31 W 28,107
D 15
Tue. June 28
7:00 PM
TOR 25 @ MTL 24 W 9,700
1 20
Thu. July 7
7:30 PM
TOR 45 @ CGY 30 W 24,124 CTV
2 23
Thu. July 14
6:00 PM
BC 14 @ TOR 17 W 39,347 CBC
3 29
Sat. July 23
6:00 PM
MTL 13 @ TOR 28 W 35,490 CBC
4 32
Fri. July 29
7:00 PM
TOR 40 @ SSK 21 W 25,734
5 36
Sat. Aug. 6
8:00 PM
HAM 31 @ TOR 18 L 43,558
6 41
Sat. Aug. 13
7:30 PM
TOR 16 @ WPG 32 L 27,796 CBC
7 43
Fri. Aug. 19
6:00 PM
TOR 27 @ OTT 17 W 30,006 CTV
8 47
Fri. Aug. 26
6:00 PM
SSK 15 @ TOR 36 W 35,414 CBC
10 57
Sat. Sept. 10
8:30 PM
TOR 32 @ BC 14 W 52,656 CBC
11 61
Sun. Sept. 18
11:30 PM
TOR 50 @ HAM 16 W 25,128 CBC
12 63
Sat. Sept. 24
5:00 PM
CGY 49 @ TOR 20 L 35,679 CTV
13 69
Sun. Oct. 2
1:30 PM
TOR 30 @ MTL 17 W 20,046 CBC
14 72
Sun. Oct. 9
1:30 PM
EDM 15 @ TOR 19 W 27,746 CBC
16 81
Sun. Oct. 23
1:30 PM
OTT 20 @ TOR 19 L 36,526 CTV
17 84
Sat. Oct. 29
7:30 PM
TOR 22 @ EDM 15 W 53,577 CTV
18 87
Sat. Nov. 5
12:30 PM
WPG 9 @ TOR 33 W 32,921 CBC
P2 93
Sun. Nov. 20
12:30 PM
HAM 36 @ TOR 41 W 54,530 CTV
GC 95
Sun. Nov. 27
5:00 PM
TOR 18 @ BC 17 W 59,345 CTV, CBC