1941 Ottawa Rough Riders season

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1941 Ottawa Rough Riders season
Head coach Ross Trimble
Home field Lansdowne Park
Results
Record 5–1–0
Division place 1st, ECU
Playoff finish Lost in Grey Cup

The 1941 Ottawa Rough Riders finished in 1st place in the Eastern Canada Union with a 5–1 record, but failed to defend as Grey Cup champions as the team lost the 29th Grey Cup to the Winnipeg Blue Bombers.

Regular season[edit]

Standings[edit]

Eastern Canada Union
Team GP W L T PF PA Pts
Ottawa Rough Riders 6 5 1 0 72 21 10
Toronto Argonauts 6 5 1 0 66 42 10
Toronto Balmy Beach Beachers 6 2 4 0 27 34 4
Montreal Royals 6 0 6 0 12 80 0

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Schedule[edit]

Week Date Opponent Score Result Record
1 Sept 27 vs. Montreal Royals 18–5 Win 1–0
2 Oct 4 at Toronto Argonauts 7–3 Loss 1–1
3 Oct 11 vs. Toronto Balmy Beach Beachers 13–1 Win 2–1
4 Oct 18 at Toronto Balmy Beach Beachers 3–0 Win 3–1
5 Oct 25 vs. Toronto Argonauts 24–6 Win 4–1
6 Nov 1 at Montreal Royals 11–2 Win 5–1

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Postseason[edit]

Round Date Opponent Score Result Record
IRFU Final #1 Nov 8 vs. Toronto Argonauts 16–8 Win 6–1
IRFU Final #2 Nov 15 at Toronto Argonauts 10–1 Win 7–1
Eastern Final Nov 22 vs. Hamilton Wildcats 7–2 Win 8–1
Grey Cup Nov 29 Winnipeg Blue Bombers 18–16 Loss 8–2

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