1951 Toronto Argonauts season

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1951 Toronto Argonauts season
Head coach Frank Clair[1]
Home field Varsity Stadium[2]
Results
Record 7–5–0
Division place 3rd, IRFU
Playoff finish Lost IRFU Semi-Final
Timeline
Previous season Next season
< 1950 1952 >

The 1951 Toronto Argonauts finished in third place in the Interprovincial Rugby Football Union with a 7–5–0 record and appeared in the IRFU Semi-Final.

Preseason[edit]

The Argos played a preseason game in Buffalo, New York.[3]

Week Date Opponent Location Final Score Attendance Record
A August 11 Tiger-Cats Civic Stadium L 17 – 11 18,146 0–1

[3]

Regular season[edit]

Standings[edit]

Interprovincial Rugby Football Union
Team GP W L T PF PA Pts
Ottawa Rough Riders 12 7 5 0 218 197 14
Hamilton Tiger-Cats 12 7 5 0 229 131 14
Toronto Argonauts 12 7 5 0 226 205 14
Montreal Alouettes 12 3 9 0 146 286 6

[4]

Schedule[edit]

Week Date Opponent Location Final Score Record
1 September 1 @ Rough Riders Lansdowne Park W 36–17 1–0–0
1 September 3 @ Tiger-Cats Ivor Wynne Stadium L 27–6 1–1–0
2 September 8 Tiger-Cats Varsity Stadium L 21–2 1–2–0
3 September 15 Alouettes Varsity Stadium L 8–6 1–3–0
4 September 22 Rough Riders Varsity Stadium W 17–10 2–3–0
5 Bye
6 October 6 Tiger-Cats Varsity Stadium L 22–6 2–4–0
6 October 8 @ Tiger-Cats Ivor Wynne Stadium W 10–0 3–4–0
7 October 13 @ Rough Riders Lansdowne Park W 28–19 4–4–0
8 October 20 Alouettes Varsity Stadium W 35–11 5–4–0
8 October 21 @ Alouettes Delorimier Stadium W 35–18 6–4–0
9 October 28 @ Alouettes Delorimier Stadium L 34–22 6–5–0
10 November 3 Rough Riders Varsity Stadium W 23–18 7–5–0

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Postseason[edit]

Round Date Opponent Location Final Score
IRFU Semi-Final Game 1 November 7 Tiger-Cats Varsity Stadium L 24–7
IRFU Semi-Final Game 2 November 10 @ Tiger-Cats Ivor Wynne Stadium W 21–7

[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "All-Time Coaching". Toronto Argonauts. Archived from the original on 22 April 2011. Retrieved 2011-05-07. 
  2. ^ "Toronto Argonauts Stadium History". Toronto Argonauts. Archived from the original on 22 April 2011. Retrieved 2011-05-07. 
  3. ^ a b c d "1951 Toronto Argonauts". Pro Football Archives. Retrieved 2011-01-24. 
  4. ^ "1951 Regular Season Standings". Canadian Football League. Retrieved 2011-05-07.