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1980 Hamilton Tiger-Cats Game-by-Game Results

Canadian Football League (CFL)
Team Record: 8-7-1 17
Finishing 1st in the CFL's East Division
Postseason: 1-1 Lost Grey Cup
Coach: John Payne (8-7-1)
Location: Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
1980 Hamilton Tiger-Cats Statistics
1980 Hamilton Tiger-Cats Roster

The Hamilton Tiger-Cats of the Canadian Football League ended the 1980 season with a record of 8 wins and 7 losses and 1 ties for 17 points, finishing first in the CFL's East Division. The team compiled a postseason mark of 1-1.

Hamilton labored to change the scoreboard with just 332 points, while the defensive squad conceded 377. Dave Marler passed for 1,914 yards. Rocky DiPietro led the receiving corps, grabbing 55 receptions for 869 yards. John Holland was targeted regularly, too.

Obie Graves carried the ball for a team-high 658 yards for the Tiger-Cats.

Leroy Paul picked off 5 opponent throws.

John Payne coached the team. The 1980 Hamilton Tiger-Cats lost in the Grey Cup.

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Regular Season Points For: 332
Regular Season Points Against: 377

Date Game Res Home Road Record
July 15, 1980 Ottawa Rough Riders 23 at Hamilton Tiger-Cats 41 W 1-0-0 0-0-0 1-0-0
July 22, 1980 Hamilton Tiger-Cats 14 at Montreal Alouettes 17 L 1-0-0 0-1-0 1-1-0
July 30, 1980 Saskatchewan Roughriders 19 at Hamilton Tiger-Cats 18 L 1-1-0 0-1-0 1-2-0
August 5, 1980 Hamilton Tiger-Cats 13 at Ottawa Rough Riders 3 W 1-1-0 1-1-0 2-2-0
August 13, 1980 Hamilton Tiger-Cats 18 at Toronto Argonauts 16 W 1-1-0 2-1-0 3-2-0
August 20, 1980 Winnipeg Blue Bombers 34 at Hamilton Tiger-Cats 13 L 1-2-0 2-1-0 3-3-0
August 26, 1980 Hamilton Tiger-Cats 17 at BC Lions 17 T 1-2-0 2-1-1 3-3-1
September 1, 1980 Toronto Argonauts 2 at Hamilton Tiger-Cats 23 W 2-2-0 2-1-1 4-3-1
September 7, 1980 Hamilton Tiger-Cats 18 at Edmonton Eskimos 53 L 2-2-0 2-2-1 4-4-1
September 13, 1980 Montreal Alouettes 25 at Hamilton Tiger-Cats 14 L 2-3-0 2-2-1 4-5-1
September 21, 1980 Hamilton Tiger-Cats 10 at Montreal Alouettes 49 L 2-3-0 2-3-1 4-6-1
September 28, 1980 Ottawa Rough Riders 24 at Hamilton Tiger-Cats 29 W 3-3-0 2-3-1 5-6-1
October 13, 1980 Calgary Stampeders 28 at Hamilton Tiger-Cats 30 W 4-3-0 2-3-1 6-6-1
October 19, 1980 Hamilton Tiger-Cats 25 at Toronto Argonauts 24 W 4-3-0 3-3-1 7-6-1
October 25, 1980 Hamilton Tiger-Cats 26 at Ottawa Rough Riders 27 L 4-3-0 3-4-1 7-7-1
November 2, 1980 Toronto Argonauts 16 at Hamilton Tiger-Cats 23 W 5-3-0 3-4-1 8-7-1
November 16, 1980 Montreal Alouettes 13 at Hamilton Tiger-Cats 24 W 1-0-0 0-0-0 1-0-0 Western Final
November 23, 1980 Hamilton Tiger-Cats 10 at Edmonton Eskimos 48 L 1-0-0 0-1-0 1-1-0 Grey Cup #68 Toronto


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