The Toronto Argonauts 2008 Season

Toronto Argonauts 2008 Record
GP W L T PTS PF PA Streak L6
Pre-season 2 0 1 1 1 55 62 L1 0-1-1
Regular Season 18 4 14 0 8 397 627 L9 0-6-0
    Home 9 2 7 0 4 198 301 L6 0-6-0
    Visitor 9 2 7 0 4 199 326 L4 1-5-0
   Divisional opponent 10 3 7 0 6 202 319 L4 1-5-0
   Non-divisional opponent 8 1 7 0 2 195 308 L6 0-6-0

Full 2008 League Standings

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 5 (1-4-0) 0 (0-0-0) 4 (1-3-0) 4 (1-3-0) 1 (0-1-0) 4 (1-3-0) 9 (2-7-0) 1 (0-1-0) 8 (2-6-0)
After 2nd 2 (1-1-0) 0 (0-0-0) 7 (1-6-0) 3 (2-1-0) 1 (0-1-0) 5 (0-5-0) 5 (3-2-0) 1 (0-1-0) 12 (1-11-0)
After 3rd 2 (1-1-0) 0 (0-0-0) 7 (1-6-0) 1 (1-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 8 (1-7-0) 3 (2-1-0) 0 (0-0-0) 15 (2-13-0)
After 4th 2 (2-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 7 (0-7-0) 2 (2-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 7 (0-7-0) 4 (4-0-0) 0 (0-0-0) 14 (0-14-0)
Week Date/Time (EDT Result Attendance TV
A
Thu Jun 12 7:00 PM
TOR 34 @ MTL 34 T 20,202  
B
Thu Jun 19 7:00 PM
HAM 28 @ TOR 21 L 21,422  
Week Date/Time (EDT Result Attendance TV
1
Fri Jun 27 8:00 PM
TOR 23 @ WPG 16 W 26,155 TSN
2
Thu Jul 3 7:00 PM
HAM 32 @ TOR 13 L 30,822 TSN
3
Thu Jul 10 10:00 PM
TOR 28 @ EDM 47 L 31,707 TSN
4
Sun Jul 20 4:00 PM
EDM 31 @ TOR 35 W 28,522 TSN
5
Sun Jul 27 7:00 PM
TOR 22 @ SSK 28 L 28,800 TSN
6
Fri Aug 1 7:00 PM
WPG 11 @ TOR 19 W 28,523 TSN
7
Thu Aug 7 7:00 PM
TOR 21 @ HAM 45 L 19,324 TSN
8
Fri Aug 15 7:30 PM
MTL 32 @ TOR 14 L 30,521 TSN, RDS
10
Mon Sep 1 7:30 PM
TOR 34 @ HAM 31 W 25,911 TSN
11
Sun Sep 7 1:00 PM
TOR 19 @ MTL 45 L 20,202 TSN, RDS
12
Fri Sep 12 7:00 PM
WPG 39 @ TOR 9 L 28,453 TSN
13
Sat Sep 20 6:30 PM
TOR 4 @ CGY 34 L 33,135 TSN
14
Sat Sep 27 7:00 PM
CGY 44 @ TOR 16 L 28,672 TSN
15
Fri Oct 3 7:00 PM
BC 24 @ TOR 20 L 28,273 TSN
16
Fri Oct 10 7:30 PM
TOR 16 @ WPG 25 L 27,268 TSN
17
Sat Oct 18 3:00 PM
MTL 43 @ TOR 34 L 30,262 TSN, RDS
18
Sat Oct 25 10:00 PM
TOR 32 @ BC 55 L 35,994 TSN
19
Thu Oct 30 7:30 PM
SSK 45 @ TOR 38 L 28,654 TSN

Toronto Argonauts 2008 Opponent Appearances

Opponent Opp. Win %
Divisional 0.411 1-4-0 (5) 2-3-0 (5)
Non-Divisional 0.639 1-3-0 (4) 0-4-0 (4)
Hamilton Tiger-Cats (3) 0.167
Montreal Alouettes (3) 0.611
Winnipeg Blue Bombers (4) 0.444
BC Lions (2) 0.611
Calgary Stampeders (2) 0.722
Edmonton Eskimos (2) 0.556
Saskatchewan Roughriders (2) 0.667

Team Scoring

20082007 +/-
Average Combined Score 56.89 +13.78
Average Winning Score 27.75 -2.70
Average Losing Score 20.43 +5.43
Average Home Score 22.00 -5.33
Average Visitor Score 22.11 +0.56
Average Margin of Victory 5.50 -11.77
Average Margin of Loss 18.00 +5.71

Regular Season Scoring Summary by Quarter

1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final
HVT HVT HVT HVT H (PPG)V (PPG)T (PPG)
Toronto 563591 6468132 335184 454590 198 (22.0)199 (22.1)397 (22.1)
Opponent 503989 11197208 6285147 78105183 326 (36.2)301 (33.4)627 (34.8)

Coaches

Head Coaches
Assistant Coaches
  • Steve Buratto – Offensive Coordinator
  • Bill Macdermott – Offensive line
  • Jerome Erdman – Receivers
  • Kavis Reed – Defensive Coordinator
  • Marcello Simmons – Defensive backs

Toronto Argonauts 2008 Stars of the Week

Offensive Star

  • 2 – Kerry Joseph

Defensive Star

  • 1 – Jonathan Brown
  • 1 – Willie Middlebrooks

Canadian Star

  • 1 – Mike O'Shea

Special Teams Star

  • 4 – Dominique Dorsey

Toronto Argonauts 2008 Player Awards and Nominations

2008 Most Outstanding
  • Player — Dominique Dorsey (Team Nominee)
  • Defensive Player — Willie Pile (Team Nominee)
  • Offensive Lineman — Taylor Robertson (Team Nominee)
  • Canadian Player — Andre Talbot (Team Nominee)
  • Rookie — Kenny Heatly, Jr. (Team Nominee)
  • Special Teams Player — Dominique Dorsey (Winner)

Toronto Argonauts 2008 All-Star Selections

1 All-Canadian Selections
ST Dominique Dorsey
4 All-Division Selections
R Arland Bruce, III
DE Jonathan Brown
S Kenny Wheaton
ST Dominique Dorsey

* – indicates unanimous selection

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Toronto Argonauts 2008 Draft Picks

Round–Pick
(Overall)
[Via]Player (Position)College/Program
2–5 (13)   Mike Bradwell (SB) McMaster
3–5 (21)   Jean-Nicolas Carriere (LB) McGill
4–5 (29)   Delroy Clarke (DB) Ottawa
5–5 (37)   Richard Zulys (OL) Western Ontario
6–4 (44) [MTL] Tyler Scott (WR) Western Ontario
6–5 (45)   Matt Black (DB) Saginaw Valley State

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