FANDOM


1959 Toronto Argonauts season
Head Coach Hamp Pool
Steve Owen[1]
Home Field Exhibition Stadium[2]
Results
Record 4–10–0
Place 4th, IRFU
Playoff Finish did not qualify
Timeline
Previous season Next season
1958 1960

The 1959 Toronto Argonauts finished in fourth place in the Interprovincial Rugby Football Union with a 4–10–0 record and failed to make the playoffs.

PreseasonEdit

The Argonauts hosted the NFL's Chicago Cardinals on August 5 in the first of three interleague games hosted in Toronto at CNE Stadium. The Argos lost lost 55–26.

ScheduleEdit

Date Opponent Location Final Score Attendance
August 5 Chicago Cardinals (NFL) Exhibition Stadium L 55–26 27,770
[3]

Regular seasonEdit

StandingsEdit

Interprovincial Rugby Football Union
Team GP W L T PF PA Pts
Hamilton Tiger-Cats 14 10 4 0 298 162 20
Ottawa Rough Riders 14 8 6 0 275 217 16
Montreal Alouettes 14 6 8 0 193 305 12
Toronto Argonauts 14 4 10 0 192 274 8

[4]

ScheduleEdit

Week Date Opponent Location Final Score Attendance Record
1 August 18 @ Rough Riders Landsdowne Park W 21–20 20,675 1–0–0
1 August 21 Tiger-Cats Exhibition Stadium L 16–7 27,554 1–1–0
2 August 28 @ Alouettes Molson Stadium L 24–6 23,927 1–2–0
3 September 7 @ Tiger-Cats Civic Stadium L 37–3 24,245 1–3–0
4 September 13 Rough Riders Exhibition Stadium W 19–6 25,849 2–3–0
5 September 16 @ Rough Riders Landsdowne Park L 28–1 13,097 2–4–0
5 September 20 Tiger-Cats Exhibition Stadium L 34–17 27,883 2–5–0
6 September 26 Alouettes Exhibition Stadium W 39–9 20,035 3–5–0
7 October 3 @ Alouettes Molson Stadium W 37–14 22,152 4–5–0
8 October 10 Tiger-Cats Exhibition Stadium L 13–7 26,223 4–6–0
8 October 12 @ Tiger-Cats Civic Stadium L 20–7 22,068 4–7–0
9 October 17 Alouettes Exhibition Stadium L 4–3 19,941 4–8–0
10 October 24 @ Rough Riders Landsdowne Park L 18–4 14,996 4–9–0
11 October 31 Rough Riders Exhibition Stadium L 31–21 19,465 4–10–0
[3]

ReferencesEdit


Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.