1955 Toronto Argonauts season

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1955 Toronto Argonauts season
Head coach Bill Swiacki[1]
Home field Varsity Stadium[2]
Results
Record 4–8–0
Division place 3rd, IRFU
Playoff finish Lost IRFU Final
Timeline
Previous season Next season
< 1954 1956 >

The 1955 Toronto Argonauts finished in third place in the Interprovincial Rugby Football Union with a 4–8–0 record. They appeared in the IRFU Final, but lost to the Montreal Alouettes.

Regular season[edit]

Standings[edit]

Interprovincial Rugby Football Union
Team GP W L T PF PA Pts
Montreal Alouettes 12 9 3 0 388 214 18
Hamilton Tiger-Cats 12 8 4 0 271 193 16
Toronto Argonauts 12 4 8 0 239 328 8
Ottawa Rough Riders 12 3 9 0 174 337 6

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Schedule[edit]

Week Date Opponent Location Final Score Attendance Record
1 September 3 Tiger-Cats Varsity Stadium W 31–6 18,261 1–0–0
1 September 5 @ Tiger-Cats Civic Stadium L 37–12 18,628 1–1–0
2 September 10 @ Alouettes Molson Stadium L 43–11 22,227 1–2–0
3 September 17 Rough Riders Varsity Stadium L 27–12 16,078 1–3–0
4 September 24 @ Rough Riders Lansdowne Park W 30–19 15,755 2–3–0
5 October 1 Alouettes Varsity Stadium L 30–28 19,271 2–4–0
6 October 8 @ Tiger-Cats Civic Stadium L 15–11 17,000 2–5–0
6 October 10 Tiger-Cats Varsity Stadium W 16–15 19,066 3–5–0
7 October 15 @ Alouettes Molson Stadium L 44–23 21,102 3–6–0
8 October 22 Alouettes Varsity Stadium L 43–12 18,329 3–7–0
9 October 29 Rough Riders Varsity Stadium W 29–13 12,213 4–7–0
10 November 5 @ Rough Riders Lansdowne Park L 36–24 8,220 4–8–0

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Postseason[edit]

Round Date Opponent Location Final Score Attendance
IRFU Semi-Final November 12 @ Tiger-Cats Civic Stadium W 32–28 17,600
IRFU Final November 19 @ Alouettes Molson Stadium L 38–36 21,103

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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. ^ "1955 Regular Season Standings". Canadian Football League. Retrieved 2011-05-07. 
  4. ^ a b "1955 Toronto Argonauts". Pro Football Archives. Retrieved 2011-01-24.