CALGARY STAMPEDERS HISTORY

 

 

 TEAM HISTORICAL HI-LITES:

1891

 - first Edmonton and Calgary home and home series.

1908

 - formation of the Calgary Tigers in the ARFU. Team plays out of Hillhurst Park Stadium.

1915-1919

 - Calgary Canucks formed. No official league due to World War I.

1924

 - formation of the 50th Battalion, named for the military battalion that provided organizational support.

 

 - the 50th won the Alberta title but was defeated by Winnipeg in the Western Final.

1928

 - Calgary Tigers re-formed and made history with the first forward pass in Canadian football.

1931-1934

 - team re-named "Altomahs", playing out of 2,000-seat capacity Mewata Stadium.

1935

 - Calgary Bronks formed, and became part of the Western Inter-Provincial Football Union (WIFU).

1938

 - Bronks win the WIFU championship. Senior football in Calgary ended in 1940 when World War II began.

1945

 - team name changed to "Stampeders", September 29th.

 

 - first ever game played October 22nd vs. the Regina Roughriders. The Stamps won the game 12-0 in

 

    front of 4,000 fans at Mewata Stadium.

1948

 - Stampeders won the Grey Cup, capping a perfect 12-0 season, and turned the annual fall classic into a 

 

    national festival.

1960

 - Team moves into newly-constructed McMAHON STADIUM.

1992

 - Stampeders won their 3rd Grey Cup in Toronto, a 24-10 win over Winnipeg.

1998

 - Stampeders won their 4th Grey Cup in Winnipeg, a 26-24 win over Hamilton.

2001

 - Stampeders won their 5th Grey Cup in Montreal, a 27-19 win over Winnipeg.

2008

 - Stampeders won their 6th Grey Cup in Montreal, a 22-14 win over the home-town Alouettes.

July 17, 2009

 - Stampeders became the third team in CFL history, and sixth in pro football history to achieve 500 Regular Season victories, with a 44-9 home victory over Toronto Argonauts.

 

 

 

 PREVIOUS & ALTERNATE TEAM LOGO(S):

 

 SIX GREY CUP VICTORIES FOR CALGARY STAMPEDERS:

 

First Grey Cup: 1949

1971 Grey Cup Champions

1992 Grey Cup Champions

1998 Grey Cup Champions

2001 Grey Cup Champions

2001 Grey Cup Champions

1949

1971

1992

1998

2001

2008


 

CALGARY'S REGULAR SEASON RECORD

1946 THROUGH JULY 26, 2013

# - In 2001 & 2002, an overtime loss was worth 1 point in standings. (Stampeders had 3 OT losses.)

 

GP

W

L

T

PF

PA

PTS

PCT.

HOME

AWAY

1,105

581

505#

19

26,235

24,346

1,183#

.534

343-199-10

238-306-9

 

 

CALGARY STAMPEDERS' REGULAR SEASON RECORD VS. OTHER TEAMS, 1946 TO PRESENT:

 

 

 

OPPONENT:

GP

W

L

T

PF

PA

PTS

PCT.

HOME

AWAY

BRITISH COLUMBIA LIONS

1954 TO PRESENT

178

96

77

5

4,333

3,895

197

.553

55-33-2

41-44-3

EDMONTON ESKIMOS

1949 TO PRESENT

212

86

123

3

4,506

4,976

175

.413

49-56-2

37-67-1

HAMILTON TIGER-CATS

1961 TO PRESENT

83

53

30

0

2,339

1,855

108#

.639

32-9-0

21-21-0

MONTREAL ALOUETTES/ CONCORDES

1961-1986; 1996 TO PRESENT

68

35

32

1

1,649

1,648

71

.522

21-12-1

14-20-0

SASKATCHEWAN ROUGHRIDERS

1946 TO PRESENT

217

119

89

9

5,048

4,369

247

.569

69-34-5

50-55-4

TORONTO ARGONAUTS

1961 TO PRESENT

83

41

41

1

2,164

1,969

83

.500

26-15-0

15-26-1

WINNIPEG BLUE BOMBERS

1946 TO PRESENT

190

101

89

0

4,083

4,038

203#

.532

62-32-0

39-57-0

OTTAWA ROUGH RIDERS/ RENEGADES

1961-1996; 2002-2005

59

36

23

0

1,544

1,311

72

.647

21-8-0

15-15-0

SACRAMENTO GOLDMINERS

1993-1994

4

4

0

0

143

80

8

1.000

2-0-0

2-0-0

LAS VEGAS POSSE

1994

2

2

0

0

80

51

4

1.000

1-0-0

1-0-0

SHREVEPORT PIRATES

1994-1995

2

2

0

0

71

31

4

1.000

1-0-0

1-0-0

BALTIMORE STALLIONS

1994-1995

3

3

0

0

127

144

6

1.000

2-0-0

1-0-0

BIRMINGHAM BARRACUDAS

1995

2

1

1

0

55

51

2

.500

0-1-0

1-0-0

MEMPHIS MAD DOGS

1995

1

1

0

0

24

18

2

1.000

1-0-0

0-0-0

SAN ANTONIO TEXANS

1995

1

1

0

0

38

32

2

1.000

0-0-0

1-0-0

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

CALGARY'S POST-SEASON RECORD:

1936 THROUGH NOVEMBER 18, 2012

(Does NOT include Grey Cup.)

 

OPPONENT:

GP

W

L

T

PF

PA

PCT

BRITISH COLUMBIA LIONS

12

8

4

0

322

295

.667

EDMONTON ESKIMOS

23

11

12

0

488

514

.478

SASKATCHEWAN ROUGHRIDERS

34

19

14

1

674

531

.574

WINNIPEG BLUE BOMBERS

24

6

17

1

246

381

.271

HAMILTON TIGER-CATS

1

1

0

0

30

13

1.000

TOTALS

94

45

47

2

1,760

1,734

.489

 

 

CALGARY STAMPEDERS' GREY CUP RECORD:

 

 

 

YEAR:

SITE:

WINNING TEAM:

LOSING TEAM:

1948

Toronto

CALGARY STAMPEDERS 12

Ottawa Rough Riders 7

1949

Toronto

Montreal Alouettes 28

Calgary Stampeders 15

1968

Toronto

Ottawa Rough Riders 24

Calgary Stampeders 21

1970

Toronto

Montreal Alouettes 23

Calgary Stampeders 10

1971

Vancouver

CALGARY STAMPEDERS 14

Toronto Argonauts 11

1991

Winnipeg

Toronto Argonauts 36

Calgary Stampeders 21

1992

Toronto

CALGARY STAMPEDERS 24

Winnipeg Blue Bombers 10

1995

Regina

Baltimore Stallions 37

Calgary Stampeders 20

1998

Winnipeg

CALGARY STAMPEDERS 26

Hamilton Tiger-Cats 24

1999

Vancouver

Hamilton Tiger-Cats 32

Calgary Stampeders 21

2001

Montreal

CALGARY STAMPEDERS 27

Winnipeg Blue Bombers 19

2008

Montreal

CALGARY STAMPEDERS 22

Montreal Alouettes 14

2012

Toronto

Toronto Argonauts 35

Calgary Stampeders 22

 

APPS

WON

LOST

PF

PA

PCT

13

6

7

265

300

.462