|1957 Ottawa Rough Riders season|
|Head coach||Frank Clair|
|Home field||Lansdowne Park|
|Division place||2nd, IRFU|
|Playoff finish||Lost East Semi-Final|
The 1957 Ottawa Rough Riders finished in 2nd place in the IRFU with an 8–6 record but lost to the Montreal Alouettes in the East Semi-Final.
|B||Aug 2||vs. Calgary Stampeders||23–14||Win||1–0|
|C||Aug 8||vs. Saskatchewan Roughriders||14–7||Win||2–0|
|C||Aug 10||at Winnipeg Blue Bombers||36–6||Loss||2–1|
|C||Aug 12||at Calgary Stampeders||26–7||Loss||2–2|
|Ottawa Rough Riders||14||8||6||0||326||237||16|
|1||Aug 20||vs. Hamilton Tiger-Cats||20–7||Win||1–0|
|1||Aug 23||at Toronto Argonauts||22–17||Win||2–0|
|2||Aug 31||at Montreal Alouettes||22–21||Loss||2–1|
|3||Sept 7||vs. Montreal Alouettes||17–16||Win||3–1|
|4||Sept 14||at Hamilton Tiger-Cats||18–14||Loss||3–2|
|5||Sept 21||at Toronto Argonauts||55–14||Win||4–2|
|6||Sept 28||vs. Toronto Argonauts||40–21||Win||5–2|
|7||Oct 5||vs. Hamilton Tiger-Cats||18–17||Loss||5–3|
|8||Oct 12||vs. Montreal Alouettes||27–17||Win||6–3|
|8||Oct 14||at Montreal Alouettes||32–24||Loss||6–4|
|9||Oct 19||at Toronto Argonauts||31–23||Loss||6–5|
|10||Oct 26||vs. Toronto Argonauts||25–7||Win||7–5|
|11||Nov 2||vs. Hamilton Tiger-Cats||9–4||Win||8–5|
|12||Nov 9||at Hamilton Tiger-Cats||13–12||Loss||8–6|
|East Semi-Final||Nov 13||vs. Montreal Alouettes||24–15||Loss||8–7|
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