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1981 Montreal Alouettes Game-by-Game Results

Canadian Football League (CFL)
Team Record: 3-13 6
Finishing 3rd in the CFL's East Division
Postseason: 0-1 Lost Division Semifinal
Coach: Jim Eddy (2-4)
Coach: Joe Scannella (1-9)
Location: Montreal, Quebec, Canada
1981 Montreal Alouettes Statistics
1981 Montreal Alouettes Roster

The Montreal Alouettes of the Canadian Football League ended the 1981 season with a record of 3 wins and 13 losses for 6 points, finishing third in the CFL's East Division. The team compiled a postseason mark of 0-1.

The Alouettes struggled to score 267 points, worst in the circuit, while the shaky defensive squad conceded 518. Vince Ferragamo passed for 2,182 yards, and Gerry Dattilio spent time under center also. James Scott grabbed 81 passes for 1,422 yards. Billy Johnson provided receiving help, too.

David Overstreet carried the ball for a team-best 952 yards for Montreal.

Charles Cornelius snatched 4 opponent throws. Doug Scott sacked quarterbacks 7.5 times.

Jim Eddy and Joe Scannella coached the team. The 1981 Montreal Alouettes lost in the Division Semifinal.

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Regular Season Points For: 267
Regular Season Points Against: 518

Date Game Res Home Road Record
July 4, 1981 Montreal Alouettes 8 at BC Lions 48 L 0-0-0 0-1-0 0-1-0
July 10, 1981 Toronto Argonauts 22 at Montreal Alouettes 23 W 1-0-0 0-1-0 1-1-0
July 17, 1981 Montreal Alouettes 31 at Ottawa Rough Riders 33 L 1-0-0 0-2-0 1-2-0
July 26, 1981 Edmonton Eskimos 33 at Montreal Alouettes 17 L 1-1-0 0-2-0 1-3-0
August 2, 1981 Saskatchewan Roughriders 43 at Montreal Alouettes 23 L 1-2-0 0-2-0 1-4-0
August 8, 1981 Montreal Alouettes 2 at Winnipeg Blue Bombers 58 L 1-2-0 0-3-0 1-5-0
August 23, 1981 BC Lions 29 at Montreal Alouettes 14 L 1-3-0 0-3-0 1-6-0
August 29, 1981 Montreal Alouettes 11 at Hamilton Tiger-Cats 16 L 1-3-0 0-4-0 1-7-0
September 6, 1981 Montreal Alouettes 26 at Saskatchewan Roughriders 35 L 1-3-0 0-5-0 1-8-0
September 12, 1981 Hamilton Tiger-Cats 26 at Montreal Alouettes 10 L 1-4-0 0-5-0 1-9-0
September 26, 1981 Montreal Alouettes 11 at Edmonton Eskimos 62 L 1-4-0 0-6-0 1-10-0
October 4, 1981 Calgary Stampeders 16 at Montreal Alouettes 22 W 2-4-0 0-6-0 2-10-0
October 10, 1981 Montreal Alouettes 3 at Calgary Stampeders 29 L 2-4-0 0-7-0 2-11-0
October 17, 1981 Montreal Alouettes 14 at Toronto Argonauts 20 L 2-4-0 0-8-0 2-12-0
October 24, 1981 Winnipeg Blue Bombers 33 at Montreal Alouettes 13 L 2-5-0 0-8-0 2-13-0
November 1, 1981 Ottawa Rough Riders 15 at Montreal Alouettes 39 W 3-5-0 0-8-0 3-13-0
November 8, 1981 Montreal Alouettes 16 at Ottawa Rough Riders 20 L 0-0-0 0-1-0 0-1-0 Eastern Semi-Final


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