The Canadian Dominion Football Championship was awarded to the best amateur football team prior to the Grey Cup in 1909. Teams from the Ontario Rugby Football Union, Quebec Rugby Football Union, Interprovincial Rugby Football Union and the Canadian Intercollegiate Rugby Football Union would compete for the championship.
|Game||Date||Winning Team||League||Score||Losing Team||League||Venue||City|
|1884||November 5, 1884||Montreal Football Club||QRFU||30–0||Toronto Argonauts||ORFU||University of Toronto||Toronto, Ontario|
|1885||November 12, 1885||QRFU All Stars||QRFU||3–0||ORFU All Stars||ORFU||University of Toronto||Toronto, Ontario|
|1887||November 5, 1887||Ottawa College||ORFU||10–5||Montreal Football Club||QRFU||McGill University||Montreal, Quebec|
|1888||November 15, 1888||Tie game||ORFU||0–0||Ottawa College, Montreal Football Club||ORFU, QRFU||University of Ottawa||Ottawa, Ontario|
|1891||November 21, 1891||Osgoode Hall Law School||ORFU||21–10||Montreal Football Club||QRFU||Montreal AAA Grounds||Montreal, Quebec|
|1892||November 10, 1892||Osgoode Hall Law School||ORFU||45–15||Montreal Football Club||QRFU||Rosedale Field||Toronto, Ontario|
|1893||November 23, 1893||Queen's University||ORFU||29–11||Montreal Football Club||QRFU||Montreal AAA Grounds||Montreal, Quebec|
|1894||November 17, 1894||Ottawa College||QRFU||8–7||Queen's University||ORFU||Rosedale Field||Toronto, Ontario|
|1895||November 21, 1895||University of Toronto||ORFU||20–5||Montreal Football Club||QRFU||Montreal AAA Grounds||Montreal, Quebec|
|1896||November 21, 1896||Ottawa College||QRFU||12–8||University of Toronto||ORFU||Rosedale Field||Toronto, Ontario|
|1897||December 2, 1897||Ottawa College||QRFU||14–10||Hamilton Tigers||ORFU||Montreal AAA Grounds||Montreal, Quebec|
|1898||November 24, 1898||Ottawa Rough Riders||ORFU||11–1||Ottawa College||QRFU||University of Ottawa||Ottawa, Ontario|
|1900||November 24, 1900||Ottawa Rough Riders||ORFU||17–0||Brockville Football Club||QRFU||Rosedale Field||Toronto, Ontario|
|1901||November 23, 1901||Ottawa College||QRFU||12–12||Toronto Argonauts||ORFU||Montreal AAA Grounds||Montreal, Quebec|
|November 28, 1901||18–3|
|1902||November 15, 1902||Ottawa Rough Riders||ORFU||5–0||Ottawa College||QRFU||University of Ottawa||Ottawa, Ontario|
|1905||November 25, 1905||University of Toronto||CIRFU||11–9||Ottawa Rough Riders||ORFU||Rosedale Field||Toronto, Ontario|
|1906||December 1, 1906||Hamilton Tigers||ORFU||29–3||McGill University||CIRFU||McGill University||Montreal, Quebec|
|1907||November 30, 1907||Montreal Football Club||QRFU||75–10||Peterborough Pets||ORFU||McGill University||Montreal, Quebec|
|1908||November 28, 1908||Hamilton Tigers||ORFU||21–17||University of Toronto||CIRFU||Rosedale Field||Toronto, Ontario|
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