1989 Ottawa Rough Riders season

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1989 Ottawa Rough Riders season
Head coach Steve Goldman
Home field Lansdowne Park
Results
Record4–14
Division place4th, East
Playoff finishdid not qualify
Uniform
CFL OTT Jersey 1989.png

The 1989 Ottawa Rough Riders finished the season in 4th place in the East Division with a 4–14 record and failed to qualify for the post-season.

Contents

Offseason

CFL Draft

RdPickPlayerPositionSchool
11Gerald WilcoxTEWeber State
317Sean FoudyHBYork
425Tom SchimmerPBoise State
533 Nenad Radulovich YWestern Ontario
641Trent BrownDBAlberta
749Gord WeberLBOttawa
857Bob ForestLBCarleton

Preseason

DateOpponentFinal ScoreResultAttendanceRecord
June 28at Hamilton Tiger-Cats41–7Loss0–1
July 4vs. Toronto Argonauts23–11Loss13,7760–2

Regular season

In a game against the Ottawa Rough Riders on October 9, 1989, Pinball Clemons scored his first CFL touchdown. [1]

Standings

East Division
TeamGPWLTPFPAPts
Hamilton Tiger-Cats 18126051951724
Toronto Argonauts 18711036942814
Winnipeg Blue Bombers 18711040846214
Ottawa Rough Riders 1841404266308

Schedule

WeekDateOpponentScoreResultAttendanceRecord
1July 14at Winnipeg Blue Bombers29–24Loss22,2320–1
2July 19vs. Toronto Argonauts21–17Loss23,0160–2
3July 25vs. Winnipeg Blue Bombers43–32Loss23,6950–3
4Aug 1at Calgary Stampeders35–29Loss18,8530–4
5Aug 7at Saskatchewan Roughriders58–22Loss22,1940–5
6Aug 17vs. Edmonton Eskimos39–4Loss21,4130–6
7Aug 21at Toronto Argonauts22–17Loss33,0600–7
8Aug 31vs. BC Lions39–30Loss18,5760–8
9Sept 5at BC Lions49–32Loss31,0690–9
10Sept 10vs. Hamilton Tiger-Cats40–23Win16,9421–9
11Sept 17at Hamilton Tiger-Cats52–34Loss14,3271–10
12Sept 24vs. Saskatchewan Roughriders36–27Win17,2842–10
13Oct 1vs. Calgary Stampeders33–13Loss21,6432–11
14Oct 9at Toronto Argonauts49–21Loss31,1162–12
15Oct 15at Edmonton Eskimos55–11Loss30,9202–13
16Oct 22vs. Hamilton Tiger-Cats32–22Loss14,4162–14
17Oct 29at Winnipeg Blue Bombers18–14Win20,5413–14
18Nov 5vs. Winnipeg Blue Bombers24–10Win13,7574–14

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Awards and honours

CFL Awards

CFL All-Stars

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References

  1. Who's Who in Canadian Sport, Volume 4, p.81, Bob Ferguson, Fitzhenry and Whiteside Ltd., Markham, ON and Allston, MA, ISBN   1-55041-855-6
  2. http://www.profootballarchives.com/1989cflott.html