1989 Toronto Argonauts season

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1989 Toronto Argonauts season
Head coach Bob O'Billovich[1]
Home field Exhibition Stadium[2]
Results
Record 7–11–0
Division place 2nd, East
Playoff finish Lost East Semi-Final
Uniform
CFL TOR Jersey 1989.png
Timeline
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The 1989 Toronto Argonauts finished in 2nd place in the East Division with a 7–11–0 record. They appeared in the East Semi-Final. This was the first season at the Skydome for the Argos.

Offseason[edit]

Regular season[edit]

In a game against the Ottawa Rough Riders on October 9, 1989, Pinball Clemons scored his first CFL touchdown.[3]

Standings[edit]

East Division
Team GP W L T PF PA Pts
Hamilton Tiger-Cats 18 12 6 0 519 517 24
Toronto Argonauts 18 7 11 0 369 428 14
Winnipeg Blue Bombers 18 7 11 0 408 462 14
Ottawa Rough Riders 18 4 14 0 426 630 8

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Schedule[edit]

Week Date Opponent Location Final Score Attendance Record
1 July 12 Tiger-Cats SkyDome L 24–15 32,527 0–1
2 July 19 @ Rough Riders Lansdowne Park W 21–17 18,818 1–1
3 July 27 Eskimos SkyDome W 21–17 34,840 2–1
4 August 3 @ Eskimos Commonwealth Stadium L 22–21 28,238 2–2
5 August 10 Blue Bombers SkyDome W 20–12 34,549 3–2
6 August 15 @ Lions BC Place Stadium L 16–11 27,436 3–3
6 August 21 Rough Riders SkyDome W 22–17 33,060 4–3
7 Bye
8 August 29 @ Blue Bombers Winnipeg Stadium L 34–6 24,459 4–4
8 September 4 @ Tiger-Cats Ivor Wynne Stadium L 23–18 25,968 4–5
9 September 9 Roughriders SkyDome L 29–24 35,281 4–6
10 September 15 @ Stampeders McMahon Stadium L 36–16 19,131 4–7
11 September 23 Stampeders SkyDome L 20–13 35,776 4–8
12 October 1 @ Blue Bombers Winnipeg Stadium W 24–17 22,189 5–8
13 October 9 Rough Riders SkyDome W 49–21 31,116 6–8
14 October 15 @ Roughriders Taylor Field L 24–18 20,953 6–9
15 October 21 Lions SkyDome W 29–18 34,267 7–9
16 October 29 @ Tiger-Cats Ivor Wynne Stadium L 45–14 17,428 7–10
17 November 4 Tiger-Cats SkyDome L 36–27 44,209 7–11

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Postseason[edit]

Round Date Opponent Location Final Score Attendance
East Semi-Final November 12 Blue Bombers SkyDome L 30–7 22,758

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Awards and honours[edit]

1989 CFL All-Stars[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. ^ Who's Who in Canadian Sport, Volume 4, p.81, Bob Ferguson, Fitzhenry and Whiteside Ltd., Markham, ON and Allston, MA, ISBN 1-55041-855-6
  4. ^ "1989 Regular Season Standings". Retrieved 2011-05-07. 
  5. ^ a b "1989 Toronto Argonauts". Retrieved 2010-11-07.