1979 Calgary Stampeders season

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1979 Calgary Stampeders season
Head coach Jack Gotta
Home field McMahon Stadium
Results
Record12–4
Division place2nd, West
Playoff finishLost Western Final

The 1979 Calgary Stampeders finished in 2nd place in the Western Conference with a 12–4 record. They appeared in the Western Final where they lost to the Edmonton Eskimos. This would mark the last season in which the Stampeders won a playoff game until 1991; they were the only CFL team during the 1980s that did not win a single playoff game.

Contents

Roster

1979 Calgary Stampeders roster
Quarterbacks

Running Backs

Wide Receivers

Slotbacks

Offensive Linemen

Defensive Linemen

Linebackers

Defensive Backs

Special Teams

Injured List

6-Game Injured List

Practice Roster

Active, Injured, 6-Game Injured,
Practice

Regular season

Season Standings

Western Football Conference
TeamGPWLTPFPAPts
Edmonton Eskimos 16122249521926
Calgary Stampeders 16124038227824
BC Lions 1696132833319
Winnipeg Blue Bombers 1641202833408
Saskatchewan Roughriders 1621401944374

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Season schedule

DateOpponentScoreResult
Winnipeg Blue Bombers35–7Win
Montreal Alouettes19–7Win
Edmonton Eskimos44–9Loss
Ottawa Rough Riders27–17Win
BC Lions22–10Win
Saskatchewan Roughriders52–10Win
BC Lions18–17Loss
Edmonton Eskimos26–19Win
Saskatchewan Roughriders6–5Win
Winnipeg Blue Bombers28–23Win
Edmonton Eskimos27–1Loss
Winnipeg Blue Bombers18–13Win
Hamilton Tiger-Cats26–16Loss
BC Lions37–32Win
Toronto Argonauts28–12Win
Saskatchewan Roughriders41–8Win

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Playoffs

West Semi-Final

TeamQ1Q2Q3Q4Total
BC Lions 10012
Calgary Stampeders 3529037

West Final

TeamQ1Q2Q3Q4Total
Calgary Stampeders 03407
Edmonton Eskimos 0140519

Awards and records

1979 CFL All-Stars

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1991 Calgary Stampeders season

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1973 BC Lions season

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The 1975 Calgary Stampeders finished in 4th place in the Western Conference with a 6–10 record and failed to make the playoffs.

The 1976 Calgary Stampeders finished in 5th place in the Western Conference with a 2–12–2 record and failed to make the playoffs.

The 1977 Calgary Stampeders finished in 5th place in the Western Conference with a 4–12 record and failed to make the playoffs.

The 1978 Calgary Stampeders finished in 2nd place in the Western Conference with a 9–4–3 record. They appeared in the Western Final where they lost to the Edmonton Eskimos.

The 1973 Calgary Stampeders finished in 4th place in the Western Conference with a 6–10 record and failed to make the playoffs.

The 1980 Calgary Stampeders finished in 3rd place in the Western Conference with a 9–7 record. They appeared in the Western Semi-Final where they lost to the Winnipeg Blue Bombers.

The 1981 Calgary Stampeders finished in 5th place in the West Division with a 6–10 record and failed to make the playoffs.

The 1982 Calgary Stampeders finished in 3rd place in the West Division with a 9–6–1 record. They appeared in the West Semi-Final where they lost to the Winnipeg Blue Bombers.

The 1983 Calgary Stampeders finished in 4th place in the West Division with an 8–8–0 record and failed to make the playoffs.

The 1968 Calgary Stampeders finished in 2nd place in the Western Conference with a 10–6 record. They appeared in the Grey Cup where they lost to the Ottawa Rough Riders.

The 1969 Calgary Stampeders finished in 2nd place in the Western Conference with a 9–7 record. They appeared in the Western Semi-Final where they lost to the Saskatchewan Roughriders.

The 1970 Calgary Stampeders finished in 3rd place in the Western Conference with a 9–7 record. They appeared in the Grey Cup where they lost to the Montreal Alouettes.

The 1972 Calgary Stampeders finished in 4th place in the Western Conference with a 6–10 record and failed to make the playoffs.

The 1971 Calgary Stampeders finished in 1st place in the Western Conference with a 9–6–1 record and won the Grey Cup.

The 1966 Calgary Stampeders finished in 4th place in the Western Conference with a 6–9–1 record and failed to make the playoffs.

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References

  1. "CFL.ca". Archived from the original on 2009-07-22. Retrieved 2009-07-03.
  2. "Calgary Stampeders Historical Canadian Football League (CFL) Scores Since 1945". Archived from the original on 2009-06-09. Retrieved 2009-06-17.