1977 Toronto Argonauts season

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1977 Toronto Argonauts season
Head coach Leo Cahill[1]
Home field Exhibition Stadium[2]
Results
Record 6–10–0
Division place 3rd, East
Playoff finish Lost East Semi-Final
Uniform
CFL TOR Jersey 1978.png
Timeline
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< 1976 1978 >

The 1977 Toronto Argonauts finished in third place in the East Conference with a 6–10–0 record. They appeared in the East Semi-Final. Richard Holmes became the first player in CFL history to rush for 1,000 yards with two different teams. He rushed for 1016 yards while playing for the Argonauts and the Ottawa Rough Riders.[3]

Offseason[edit]

Regular season[edit]

Standings[edit]

Eastern Football Conference
Team GP W L T PF PA Pts
Montreal Alouettes 16 11 5 0 311 245 22
Ottawa Rough Riders 16 8 8 0 368 344 16
Toronto Argonauts 16 6 10 0 251 266 12
Hamilton Tiger-Cats 16 5 11 0 283 394 10

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Schedule[edit]

Week Date Opponent Location Final Score Attendance Record
1 July 12 @ Tiger-Cats Ivor Wynne Stadium L 21–20 27,502 0–1
2 July 20 Alouettes Exhibition Stadium L 16–10 47,320 0–2
3 July 27 Rough Riders Exhibition Stadium W 17–1 45,540 1–2
4 August 3 @ Rough Riders Landsdowne Park L 41–11 27,643 1–3
5 August 10 Tiger-Cats Exhibition Stadium W 22–1 48,120 2–3
6 August 17 Roughriders Exhibition Stadium L 27–26 49,714 2–4
7 August 23 @ Lions Empire Stadium L 30–0 24,873 2–5
8 Bye
9 September 6 @ Alouettes Olympic Stadium W 20–14 69,093 3–5
9 September 10 Tiger-Cats Exhibition Stadium L 25–12 47,498 3–6
10 September 18 Alouettes Exhibition Stadium W 19–13 47,138 4–6
11 Bye
12 October 2 @ Alouettes Olympic Stadium W 18–6 62,832 5–6
13 October 10 @ Tiger-Cats Ivor Wynne Stadium W 43–2 34,390 6–6
14 October 16 Blue Bombers Exhibition Stadium L 29–10 49,242 6–7
15 October 23 @ Eskimos Clarke Stadium L 16–12 25,388 6–8
16 October 30 @ Rough Riders Landsdowne Park L 14–4 31,365 6–9
17 November 5 Stampeders Exhibition Stadium L 10–7 40,474 6–10

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Postseason[edit]

Round Date Opponent Location Final Score Attendance
East Semi-Final November 13 @ Rough Riders Landsdowne Park L 21–16 24,875

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Awards and honors[edit]

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. ^ Ottawa Sun, August 15, 2012, Ian Busby’s CFL Blitz
  4. ^ "1977 Regular Season Standings". Retrieved 2011-05-07. 
  5. ^ a b "1977 Toronto Argonauts". Retrieved 2010-11-07.