1927 in Canadian football

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Canadian Football News in 1927[edit]

Western Canada Intercollegiate Union was formed.

Regular season[edit]

Final regular season standings[edit]

Note: GP = Games Played, W = Wins, L = Losses, T = Ties, PF = Points For, PA = Points Against, Pts = Points

Interprovincial Rugby Football Union[1]
Team GP W L T PF PA Pts
Hamilton Tigers 6 5 1 0 89 41 10
Ottawa Senators 6 3 2 1 44 47 7
Toronto Argonauts 6 2 3 1 46 56 5
Montreal AAA 6 1 5 0 25 60 2
Ontario Rugby Football Union[1]
Team GP W L T PF PA Pts
Toronto Balmy Beach Beachers 6 5 1 0 100 19 10
Toronto Varsity Orfuns 6 3 3 0 64 63 6
Camp Borden 6 2 4 0 45 73 4
Hamilton Tiger Cubs 6 2 4 0 22 76 4
Intercollegiate Rugby Football Union[1]
Team GP W L T PF PA Pts
Queen's Golden Gaels 4 3 1 0 36 22 6
McGill Redmen 4 2 2 0 29 35 4
Varsity Blues 4 1 3 0 20 38 2

*Bold text means that they have clinched the playoffs

Manitoba Rugby Football Union
Team GP W L T PF PA Pts
Winnipeg Tammany Tigers 4 3 1 0 54 21 6
Winnipeg Victorias 4 3 1 0 33 21 6
Winnipeg St.John's 4 0 4 0 10 55 0
Saskatchewan Rugby Football Union
Team GP W L T PF PA Pts
Regina Roughriders 3 3 0 0 53 7 6
Moose Jaw Millers 3 0 3 0 7 53 0

League Champions[edit]

Football Union League Champion
IRFU Hamilton Tigers
WCRFU Regina Roughriders
CIRFU Queen's University
ORFU Toronto Balmy Beach
MRFU Winnipeg Tammany Tigers
SRFU Regina Roughriders
ARFU No League Play
BCRFU University of British Columbia

Grey Cup Playoffs[edit]

Note: All dates in 1927

MRFU Tie-Breaker[edit]

Date Team 1 Team 2
October 29 Winnipeg Tammany Tigers 10 Winnipeg Victorias 1
  • Tammany Tigers advance to the western semi-final

Western Semi-Final[edit]

Date Away Home
November 5 Regina Roughriders 17 Winnipeg Tammany Tigers 2
  • Regina Roughriders advance to the western final

Western Finals[edit]

Game Date Away Home
1 November 16 Regina Roughriders 13 University of British Columbia 1
2 November 19 Regina Roughriders 19 University of British Columbia 0

[2]

  • Manager Ronne Bohem decided that Regina would not go on to play in the Dominion Finals.[3]

East Final[edit]

Date Away Home
November 19 Hamilton Tigers 21 Queen's University 6
  • Hamilton advances to the Grey Cup game.[4]

Grey Cup Championship[edit]

November 26

15th Annual Grey Cup Game: Varsity Stadium - Toronto, Ontario

Hamilton Tigers 6 Toronto Balmy Beach Beachers 9
The Toronto Balmy Beach Beachers are the 1927 Grey Cup Champions

References[edit]

Preceded by
1926 in Canadian football
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1928 in Canadian football