1924 Ottawa Rough Riders season

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1924 Ottawa Rough Riders season
Head coach Dave McCann
Home field Lansdowne Park
Results
Record2–4
League place3rd, IRFU
Playoff finishDid not qualify

The 1924 Ottawa Rough Riders finished in 3rd place in the Interprovincial Rugby Football Union with a 2–4 record and failed to qualify for the playoffs for the 12th consecutive season, the longest such drought in club history. This would also be the last season as the "Rough Riders" before changing to the name "Senators" for the next six seasons.

Contents

Regular season

Standings

Interprovincial Rugby Football Union
TeamGPWLTPFPAPts
Hamilton Tigers 6510603110
Toronto Argonauts 642051398
Ottawa Rough Riders 624029334
Montreal AAA 615028652

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Schedule

WeekDateOpponentScoreResultRecord
1Oct 4vs. Toronto Argonauts5–3Loss0–1
2Oct 11at Hamilton Tigers6–1Loss0–2
3Oct 18vs. Hamilton Tigers5–1Loss0–3
Bye
4Nov 1at Montreal AAA10–2Win1–3
5Nov 8vs. Montreal AAA8–3Win2–3
6Nov 14at Toronto Argonauts12–6Loss2–4

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References

  1. 2009 Canadian Football League Facts, Figures & Records, Canadian Football League Properties/Publications, Toronto, Ontario, ISBN   978-0-9739425-4-5, p.294
  2. "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2012-03-03. Retrieved 2012-03-20.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)