1970 Toronto Argonauts season

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1970 Toronto Argonauts season
Head coach Leo Cahill[1]
Home field Exhibition Stadium[2]
Results
Record 8–6–0
Division place 2nd, East
Playoff finish Lost East Semi-Final
Timeline
Previous season Next season
< 1969 1971 >

The 1970 Toronto Argonauts finished in second place in the Eastern Conference with an 8–6–0 record. They appeared in the East Semi-Final.

Offseason[edit]

Regular season[edit]

Standings[edit]

Eastern Football Conference
Team GP W L T PF PA Pts
Hamilton Tiger-Cats 14 8 5 1 292 279 17
Toronto Argonauts 14 8 6 0 329 290 16
Montreal Alouettes 14 7 6 1 246 279 15
Ottawa Rough Riders 14 4 10 0 255 279 8

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Schedule[edit]

Week Date Opponent Location Final Score Attendance Record
1 August 4 @ Alouettes Autostade L 34–27 26,743 0–1
2 August 13 Tiger-Cats Exhibition Stadium W 29–3 33,135 1–1
3 August 20 Eskimos Exhibition Stadium W 16–14 33,135 2–1
4 August 26 @ Blue Bombers Winnipeg Stadium L 28–22 19,108 2–2
4 August 30 @ Roughriders Taylor Field L 36–14 20,179 2–3
5 September 7 @ Rough Riders Landsdowne Park W 37–21 26,691 3–3
6 September 13 Rough Riders Exhibition Stadium W 30–25 33,135 4–3
7 September 20 Alouettes Exhibition Stadium L 24–17 33,135 4–4
8 September 27 @ Stampeders McMahon Stadium L 27–12 21,298 4–5
9 October 4 @ Tiger-Cats Civic Stadium W 33–14 29,455 5–5
10 October 10 Lions Exhibition Stadium W 50–7 33,135 6–5
11 October 18 Alouettes Exhibition Stadium W 16–13 33,135 7–5
12 October 25 @ Tiger-Cats Civic Stadium L 27–7 29,755 7–6
13 October 31 Rough Riders Exhibition Stadium W 19–17 31,794 8–6

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Postseason[edit]

Round Date Opponent Location Final Score Attendance
East Semi-Final November 7 Alouettes Exhibition Stadium L 16–7 33,135

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Awards and honors[edit]

  • Marv Luster, Defensive Back, CFL All-Star[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "All-Time Coaching". Archived from the original on 22 April 2011. Retrieved 2011-05-07. 
  2. ^ "Toronto Argonauts Stadium History". Archived from the original on 22 April 2011. Retrieved 2011-05-07. 
  3. ^ "1970 Regular Season Standings". Retrieved 2011-05-07. 
  4. ^ a b "1970 Toronto Argonauts". Retrieved 2010-11-12. 
  5. ^ 2010 Toronto Argonauts Media Guide. 2010. p. 168. Retrieved 2011-05-07.