1909 Ottawa Rough Riders season

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1909 Ottawa Rough Riders season
Head coach Tom Clancy
Home field Lansdowne Park
Results
Record 5–1–0
League place 2nd, IRFU
Playoff finish Lost Eastern Final

The 1909 Ottawa Rough Riders finished in 2nd place in the Interprovincial Rugby Football Union with a 5–1 record and qualified for the playoffs for the second straight year. They defeated the Hamilton Tigers in a league playoff, avenging last year's loss, but lost to the Toronto Varsity Blues in the Eastern Final.

Regular season[edit]

Standings[edit]

Interprovincial Rugby Football Union[1]
Team GP W L T PF PA Pts
Hamilton Tigers 6 5 1 0 111 22 10
Ottawa Rough Riders 6 5 1 0 76 71 10
Toronto Argonauts 6 1 5 0 54 93 2
Montreal Football Club 6 1 5 0 36 91 2

Schedule[edit]

Week Date Opponent Score Result Record
1 Oct 2 vs. Montreal Football Club 25–14 Win 1–0
2 Oct 9 vs. Hamilton Tigers 7–5 Win 2–0
3 Oct 16 at Montreal Football Club 5–3 Win 3–0
4 Oct 23 vs. Toronto Argonauts 20–10 Win 4–0
5 Oct 30 at Toronto Argonauts 14–9 Win 5–0
6 Nov 6 at Hamilton Tigers 30–5 Loss 5–1

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Postseason[edit]

Round Date Opponent Score Result
IRFU Playoff Nov 20 at Hamilton Tigers 14–8 Win
Eastern Final Nov 27 at Toronto Varsity Blues 31–7 Loss

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Panoramic photograph of the Grey Cup playoffs between the Ottawa Rough Riders and the Toronto Varsity Blues, 27 November 1909

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2009 Canadian Football League Facts, Figures & Records, Canadian Football League Properties/Publications, Toronto, Ontario, ISBN 978-0-9739425-4-5, p.294
  2. ^ a b "The Ottawa Rough Riders' 1909 Season". stats.cfldb.ca.