1961 Toronto Argonauts Game-by-Game Results
Team Record: 7-6-1 15
Finishing 3rd in the CFL's Eastern Conference
Postseason: 2-1 Lost Conference Final
Coach: Lou Agase (7-6-1)
Location: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
1961 Toronto Argonauts Roster
The Toronto Argonauts of the Canadian Football League ended the 1961 season with a record of 7 wins and 6 losses and 1 ties for 15 points, finishing third in the CFL's Eastern Conference. The team compiled a postseason mark of 2-1.
The Argonauts chalked up 255 points, while the defensive unit conceded 258. Tobin Rote passed for 3,093 yards. Dave Mann snagged 53 passes for 659 yards.
Cookie Gilchrist carried the ball for a team-best 709 yards for Toronto.
Art Johnson picked off 7 opponent throws.
Lou Agase coached the team. The 1961 Toronto Argonauts lost in the Conference Final.
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Regular Season Points For: 255
Regular Season Points Against: 258
|August 14, 1961||Winnipeg Blue Bombers 14 at Toronto Argonauts 13||L||0-1-0||0-0-0||0-1-0|
|August 20, 1961||Hamilton Tiger-Cats 28 at Toronto Argonauts 24||L||0-2-0||0-0-0||0-2-0|
|August 25, 1961||Toronto Argonauts 15 at Montreal Alouettes 10||W||0-2-0||1-0-0||1-2-0|
|September 4, 1961||Toronto Argonauts 19 at Hamilton Tiger-Cats 21||L||0-2-0||1-1-0||1-3-0|
|September 10, 1961||Saskatchewan Roughriders 7 at Toronto Argonauts 27||W||1-2-0||1-1-0||2-3-0|
|September 16, 1961||Toronto Argonauts 8 at Edmonton Eskimos 8||T||1-2-0||1-1-1||2-3-1|
|September 18, 1961||Toronto Argonauts 15 at BC Lions 7||W||1-2-0||2-1-1||3-3-1|
|September 24, 1961||Ottawa Rough Riders 29 at Toronto Argonauts 10||L||1-3-0||2-1-1||3-4-1|
|September 29, 1961||Calgary Stampeders 19 at Toronto Argonauts 22||W||2-3-0||2-1-1||4-4-1|
|October 7, 1961||Toronto Argonauts 33 at Montreal Alouettes 27||W||2-3-0||3-1-1||5-4-1|
|October 15, 1961||Hamilton Tiger-Cats 37 at Toronto Argonauts 10||L||2-4-0||3-1-1||5-5-1|
|October 21, 1961||Toronto Argonauts 21 at Ottawa Rough Riders 7||W||2-4-0||4-1-1||6-5-1|
|October 29, 1961||Montreal Alouettes 9 at Toronto Argonauts 15||W||3-4-0||4-1-1||7-5-1|
|November 4, 1961||Toronto Argonauts 23 at Ottawa Rough Riders 35||L||3-4-0||4-2-1||7-6-1|
|November 11, 1961||Toronto Argonauts 43 at Ottawa Rough Riders 19||W||0-0-0||1-0-0||1-0-0||Eastern Semi-Final|
|November 18, 1961||Hamilton Tiger-Cats 7 at Toronto Argonauts 25||W||1-0-0||1-0-0||2-0-0||Eastern Final Game 1|
|November 25, 1961||Toronto Argonauts 2 at Hamilton Tiger-Cats 48||L||1-0-0||1-1-0||2-1-0||OT||Eastern Final Game 2|