The Toronto Argonauts’ 1985 Season

Season Summary

  • Finished 4th in the East Division

Toronto Argonauts 1985 Full Schedule/Results

Team Roster and Stats

Toronto Argonauts 1985 Record
GP W L T PTS PF PA Streak L6
Pre-season 4 2 2 0 4 78 51 L2 2-2-0
Regular Season 16 6 10 0 12 344 397 W1 3-3-0
    Home 8 4 4 0 8 164 201 L1 3-3-0
    Visitor 8 2 6 0 4 180 196 W1 2-4-0
   Divisional opponent 6 1 5 0 2 81 133 L5 1-5-0
   Non-divisional opponent 10 5 5 0 10 263 264 W2 4-2-0

Full 1985 League Standings

Toronto Argonauts 1985 Opponent Appearances

Opponent Opp. Win %
Divisional 0.479 0-3-0 (3) 1-2-0 (3)
Non-Divisional 0.538 4-1-0 (5) 1-4-0 (5)
Hamilton Tiger-Cats (2) 0.500
Ottawa Rough Riders (2) 0.438
Montreal Concordes (2) 0.500
BC Lions (2) 0.813
Calgary Stampeders (2) 0.188
Edmonton Eskimos (2) 0.625
Saskatchewan Roughriders (2) 0.313
Winnipeg Blue Bombers (2) 0.750

Coaches

Head Coach

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Assistant Coaches
  • Dick Comar – Offensive line
  • Roger Thomas – Receivers
  • John Meyer – Defensive backs
  • Sam Sanders – Defensive line

1985 Toronto Argonauts Attendance

  • Capacity: 54,000
  • Total: 232,455
  • High: 31,276
  • Avg: 29,056 (8 out of 8 games)
  • Diff from 1984 Avg: -3,696
  • Low: 26,352
  • Sellouts: 0
  • % of Capacity: 53.81
  • Diff from League Avg: +2,559

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Team Scoring

19851984 +/-
Average Combined Score 46.31 5.06 -
Average Winning Score 31.67 0.56 -
Average Losing Score 15.40 9.60 -
Average Home Score 20.50 9.88 -
Average Visitor Score 22.50 4.75 -
Average Margin of Victory 12.00 1.89 -
Average Margin of Loss 12.50 8.33 +

Stadium

  • 1985 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 401252 434992 415394 4066106 164 (20.5)180 (22.5)344 (21.5)
Opponent 326698 8436120 241236 6182143 196 (24.5)201 (25.1)397 (24.8)

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 4 (4-0-0) 1 (0-1-0) 3 (0-3-0) 0 (0-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 8 (2-6-0) 4 (4-0-0) 1 (0-1-0) 11 (2-9-0)
After 2nd 2 (2-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 6 (2-4-0) 3 (1-2-0) 0 (0-0-0) 5 (1-4-0) 5 (3-2-0) 0 (0-0-0) 11 (3-8-0)
After 3rd 4 (4-0-0) 1 (0-1-0) 3 (0-3-0) 4 (1-3-0) 0 (0-0-0) 4 (1-3-0) 8 (5-3-0) 1 (0-1-0) 7 (1-6-0)
After 4th 4 (4-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 4 (0-4-0) 2 (2-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 6 (0-6-0) 6 (6-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 10 (0-10-0)

Toronto Argonauts 1985 Stars of the Week

Offensive Star

  • 1 – Condredge Holloway
  • 1 – Ricky Turner

Defensive Star

  • 1 – Carl Brazley

Lineman Star

  • 1 – Walter Ballard
  • 1 – James Curry

Toronto Argonauts 1985 Player Awards and Nominations

1985 Most Outstanding
  • Player — Carl Brazley (Team Nominee)
  • Defensive Player — Carl Brazley (Team Nominee)
  • Offensive Lineman — Dan Ferrone (Division Finalist)
  • Canadian Player — Bob Bronk (Team Nominee)
  • Rookie — Kerry Taylor (Team Nominee)

Toronto Argonauts 1985 Draft Picks

Round–Pick
(Overall)
[Via]Player (Position)College/Program
3–6 (24) Don Adamic (OL) British Columbia (UBC)
4–6 (33) Kristen Keillor (OT) Wilfrid Laurier
5–6 (42) Dan Petschenig (OL) Carleton
6–6 (51) Alex Troop (LB) Wilfrid Laurier
7–6 (60) Andy Filipiuk (WR) Toronto
8–6 (69) Nolan Duke (C) Wilfrid Laurier
9–6 (78) Kevin Reaume (TE) St. Francis Xavier

Toronto Argonauts 1985 All-Star Selections

2 All-Canadian Selections
G Dan Ferrone
DT James Curry
6 All-Division Selections
RB Bob Bronk
WR Terry Greer
G Dan Ferrone
DT James Curry
OLB William Mitchell
DB Carl Brazley

* – indicates unanimous selection

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Week Game Details (EDT
A 4
Tue. June 11
7:30 PM
HAM 6 @ TOR 24 W 28,853
B 8
Mon. June 17
7:30 PM
TOR 24 @ HAM 13 W 10,101
C 13
Mon. June 24
7:30 PM
TOR 22 @ OTT 23 L 12,695
D 15
Fri. June 28
7:30 PM
MTL 9 @ TOR 8 L 26,437
1 20
Fri. July 5
9:30 PM
TOR 23 @ EDM 25 L 40,373 CTV
2 25
Fri. July 12
7:30 PM
SSK 25 @ TOR 29 W 30,421 CTV
3 29
Sat. July 20
8:30 PM
TOR 27 @ WPG 28 L 27,641 CBC
4 32
Fri. July 26
7:30 PM
TOR 35 @ HAM 10 W 17,566 CTV
5 35
Thu. Aug. 1
7:30 PM
BC 43 @ TOR 18 L 31,276 CBC
6 40
Fri. Aug. 9
7:30 PM
EDM 23 @ TOR 43 W 29,056 CTV
7 44
Fri. Aug. 16
7:30 PM
TOR 10 @ MTL 28 L 26,747 CTV
8 47
Thu. Aug. 22
7:30 PM
OTT 18 @ TOR 8 L 29,637 CBC
10 55
Fri. Sept. 6
10:00 PM
TOR 23 @ BC 32 L 40,782 CTV
11 61
Sun. Sept. 15
1:30 PM
HAM 41 @ TOR 10 L 28,824
13 67
Fri. Sept. 27
7:30 PM
WPG 24 @ TOR 27 W 28,052 CTV
14 73
Sun. Oct. 6
1:30 PM
TOR 15 @ OTT 19 L 18,303 CBC
15 78
Mon. Oct. 14
4:00 PM
TOR 17 @ CGY 28 L 18,303 CBC
16 81
Sun. Oct. 20
1:30 PM
CGY 10 @ TOR 26 W 26,352 R/C
17 85
Sun. Oct. 27
1:30 PM
MTL 17 @ TOR 3 L 28,837 R/C
18 90
Sun. Nov. 3
3:30 PM
TOR 30 @ SSK 26 W 19,212 CBC