1968 Calgary Stampeders season

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1968 Calgary Stampeders season
Head coach Jerry Williams
Home field McMahon Stadium
Results
Record 10–6–0
Division place 2nd, West
Playoff finish Lost Grey Cup
Timeline
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< 1967 1969 >

The 1968 Calgary Stampeders finished in 2nd place in the West Division with a 10–6–0 record. They appeared in the Grey Cup where they lost to the Ottawa Rough Riders.

Regular season[edit]

Season Standings[edit]

Western Football Conference
Team GP W L T PF PA Pts
Saskatchewan Roughriders 16 12 3 1 345 223 25
Calgary Stampeders 16 10 6 0 412 249 20
Edmonton Eskimos 16 8 7 1 228 288 17
BC Lions 16 4 11 1 217 318 9
Winnipeg Blue Bombers 16 3 13 0 210 374 6

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Season schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Score Result
Saskatchewan Roughriders 25–24 Loss
BC Lions 41–7 Win
Winnipeg Blue Bombers 43–8 Win
Winnipeg Blue Bombers 31–0 Win
Toronto Argonauts 19–7 Loss
Edmonton Eskimos 12–7 Win
BC Lions 26–6 Win
Edmonton Eskimos 10–8 Loss
Hamilton Tiger-Cats 35–14 Win
Ottawa Rough Riders 27–24 Win
Saskatchewan Roughriders 38–35 Win
Montreal Alouettes 26–10 Win
Saskatchewan Roughriders 19–15 Loss
Edmonton Eskimos 14–3 Loss
BC Lions 42–23 Win
Winnipeg Blue Bombers 28–24 Loss

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Playoffs[edit]

West Semi-Final[edit]

Western Semi-Finals
Edmonton Eskimos @ Calgary Stampeders
Date Away Home
November 10 Edmonton Eskimos 13 Calgary Stampeders 29

West Final[edit]

Western Finals – Game 1
Calgary Stampeders @ Saskatchewan Roughriders
Date Away Home
November 16 Calgary Stampeders 32 Saskatchewan Roughriders 0
Western Finals – Game 2
Saskatchewan Roughriders @ Calgary Stampeders
Date Away Home
November 20 Saskatchewan Roughriders 12 Calgary Stampeders 25 OT
  • Calgary wins the best of three series 2–0. The Stampeders will advance to the Grey Cup Championship game.

Grey Cup[edit]

Main article: 56th Grey Cup
November 30

56th Annual Grey Cup Game: CNE StadiumToronto, Ontario

Western Champion Eastern Champion
Calgary Stampeders 21 Ottawa Rough Riders 24
The Ottawa Rough Riders are the 1968 Grey Cup Champions

Awards and records[edit]

1968 CFL All-Stars[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "CFL.ca". Archived from the original on 2009-07-21. Retrieved 2009-07-03. 
  2. ^ "Calgary Stampeders Historical Canadian Football League (CFL) Scores Since 1945". Archived from the original on 2009-06-17. Retrieved 2009-06-17.