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1996 Hamilton Tiger-Cats season
Head Coach Don Sutherin
Home Field Ivor Wynne Stadium
Results
Record 8–10–0
Place 3rd, East
Playoff Finish Lost East Semi-Final
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1995 1997

The 1996 Hamilton Tiger-Cats season was the 39th season for the team in the Canadian Football League and their 47th overall. The Tiger-Cats finished in 3rd place in the East division with a 8–10–0 record. They appeared in the East Semi-Final but lost to the Montreal Alouettes.

OffseasonEdit

CFL DraftEdit

Rd Pick Player Position School
1 5 Justin Ring LB Simon Fraser
2 10 Kyle Walters RB Guelph
2 14 Mike Mehelic OT Indiana
4 32 Dan Brown FB/RB Bemidji State
5 41 Paul Kent OL Kutztown
6 49 Troy Russel DB Bishop's
7 58 David Burnie DE Western Ontario

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PreseasonEdit

Week Date Opponent Score Result Record
B June 13 at Toronto Argonauts 37–27 Win 1–0
C June 20 vs. Montreal Alouettes 43–39 Loss 1–1

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Regular seasonEdit

Season StandingsEdit

East Division
Team GP W L T PF PA Pts
Toronto Argonauts 18 15 3 0 556 359 30
Montreal Alouettes 18 12 6 0 536 467 24
Hamilton Tiger-Cats 18 8 10 0 426 576 16
Ottawa Rough Riders 18 3 15 0 352 524 6

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ScheduleEdit

Week Date Opponent Score Result Record
1 June 28 vs. Ottawa Rough Riders 35–23 Win 1–0
2 July 4 at Toronto Argonauts 38–36 Win 2–0
3 July 14 vs. Saskatchewan Roughriders 27–24 Win 3–0
4 July 20 at Calgary Stampeders 40–22 Loss 3–1
5 July 27 at BC Lions 28–24 Win 4–1
6 Aug 2 vs. BC Lions 30–25 Loss 4–2
7 Aug 7 at Montreal Alouettes 29–22 Loss 4–3
8 Aug 16 vs. Calgary Stampeders 47–10 Loss 4–4
9 Aug 23 at Edmonton Eskimos 35–8 Loss 4–5
10 Sept 2 vs. Toronto Argonauts 38–7 Loss 4–6
11 Sept 8 at Winnipeg Blue Bombers 33–15 Loss 4–7
12 Sept 15 vs. Edmonton Eskimos 20–14 Win 5–7
13 Sept 22 at Ottawa Rough Riders 24–21 Win 6–7
14 Sept 29 vs. Montreal Alouettes 39–38 Win 7–7
15 Oct 6 at Saskatchewan Roughriders 37–26 Loss 7–8
16 Bye
17 Oct 18 vs. Winnipeg Blue Bombers 25–15 Win 8–8
18 Oct 25 at Montreal Alouettes 45–41 Loss 8–9
19 Nov 2 vs. Toronto Argonauts 47–14 Loss 8–10

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PostseasonEdit

Game Date Opponent Score Result
East Semi-Final Nov 10 at Montreal Alouettes 22–11 Loss

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Awards and honoursEdit

1996 CFL All-StarsEdit

ReferencesEdit

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