1984 Ottawa Rough Riders season

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1984 Ottawa Rough Riders season
Head coach George Brancato
Home field Lansdowne Park
Division place4th, East
Playoff finishdid not qualify
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The 1984 Ottawa Rough Riders finished the season in fourth place in the East Division with a 4–12 record. As such, the Rough Riders missed the playoffs for the first time since 1970.



CFL draft

Territorial5 Michel Bourgeau DT Boise State
14Maurice MartinDBToronto
213Dan RashovichLBSimon Fraser
322Damir DupinDLNevada-Las Vegas
649Dave MaganjaOLYork
758Mike WhiteDBWaterloo
867Barry ArmstrongDBOttawa


DateOpponentFinal ScoreResultAttendanceRecord
June 6vs. Montreal Concordes38–18Loss16,2080–1
June 11at Montreal Concordes18–0Win11,0421–1
June 18at Toronto Argonauts37–11Win27,0052–1
June 22vs. Hamilton Tiger-Cats39–27Loss16,1292–2

Regular season


East Division
Toronto Argonauts 1696146136119
Hamilton Tiger-Cats 1669135343913
Montreal Concordes 1669138640413
Ottawa Rough Riders 1641203545078


1June 30at Edmonton Eskimos32–31Loss32,4410–1
2July 7vs. Calgary Stampeders17–16Win20,0421–1
3July 14vs. Hamilton Tiger-Cats31–9Win22,4052–1
4July 21at Montreal Concordes31–28Win19,7583–1
5July 29vs. Saskatchewan Roughriders46–24Loss23,5753–2
6August 5at Toronto Argonauts49–14Loss33,0773–3
7August 11at BC Lions34–21Loss37,5603–4
8August 17vs. Winnipeg Blue Bombers46–17Loss24,2043–5
10August 31vs. Toronto Argonauts23–20Loss25,7083–6
11September 7at Winnipeg Blue Bombers65–25Loss26,1873–7
12September 14at Calgary Stampeders23–21Loss20,1203–8
13September 21vs. Edmonton Eskimos32–23Win19,3874–8
14September 30at Saskatchewan Roughriders31–15Loss24,7474–9
16October 13vs. BC Lions33–17Loss21,2804–10
17October 20at Hamilton Tiger-Cats20–14Loss18,1014–11
18October 28vs. Montreal Concordes29–24Loss17,1624–12


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CFL awards

CFL All-Stars

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