1963 BC Lions Statistics

Canadian Football League (CFL)
Team Record: 12-4 24
Finishing 1st in the CFL's Western Conference
Postseason: 2-2 Lost Grey Cup
Coach: Dave Skrien (12-4)
Location: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
1963 BC Lions Roster
1963 BC Lions Results

The BC Lions of the Canadian Football League ended the 1963 season with a record of 12 wins and 4 losses for 24 points, finishing first in the CFL's Western Conference. The team compiled a postseason mark of 2-2.

The Lions moved the ball well, scoring 387 points, and the rigid defensive squad allowed 232. Willie Fleming carried the pigskin for a team-leading 1,234 yards for BC.

Joe Kapp tossed for 3,011 yards. Pat Claridge grabbed 37 balls, while Willie Fleming added 639 receiving yards. Sonny Homer contributed to the receiving game, too.

Byron Bailey picked off 8 opponent throws.

Dave Skrien coached the team. The 1963 BC Lions lost in the Grey Cup.

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Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Rating
Joe Kapp33918354.030118.9205.9154.410685.3
Pete Ohler11545.5575.200.000.01561.6
Mel Melin4250.0328.000.000.02077.1
Tom Larscheid100.
Willie Fleming100.


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Willie Fleming12712349.797 5
Nub Beamer2049144.520 11
Joe Kapp754385.839 5
Ron Morris251104.416 1
Bill Lasseter281103.914 0
Tom Larscheid12383.20
Pete Ohler10111.114 0
Norris Stevenson492.211 0
Neal Beaumont273.50
Steve Cotter050
Jerry Janes111.00
Bill Munsey100.00
Totals48928775.997 22


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Pat Claridge3737710.225 2
Sonny Homer3360818.454 3
Willie Fleming2863922.8106 7
Mack Burton2335215.345 3
Jerry Janes1539026.072 3
Ron Morris1524216.143 1
Tom Larscheid1218815.762 0
Nub Beamer1212810.730 1
Bill Lasseter810513.127 0
Peter Kempf4389.515 0
Greg Findlay2199.511 0
Bill Munsey11414.014 0
Totals190310016.3106 20


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % FGS KO Yds. Avg. Long KOS Pts.
Peter Kempf453986.7332266.7462331653.5720109


Player No. Yds Avg. Long PS
Neal Beaumont114477441.9626
Ron Morris28643.0650

Punt Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Neal Beaumont502304.627 0
Ron Morris241205.014 0
Pete Ohler20733.610 0
Steve Shafer17261.50
Dick Fouts100.00
Totals1124494.027 0

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Nub Beamer917219.135 0
Willie Fleming615425.738 0
Tom Larscheid713619.424 0
Bill Munsey410927.239 0
Bill Lasseter68013.326 0
Steve Shafer47619.024 0
Ron Morris35317.725 0
Jerry Janes2168.00
Greg Findlay177.00
Pat Claridge155.00
Totals4380818.839 0


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Byron Bailey88510.620 0
Bill Munsey58216.461 0
Neal Beaumont416441.0120 1
Paul Seale35016.720 0
Norm Fieldgate2115.511 0
Tom Brown12222.022 0
Pete Ohler11818.018 0
Walt Bilicki100.00
Mike Martin100.00
Totals2643216.6120 1

Defense and Fumbles:

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Player Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
Peter Kempf022394109
Willie Fleming57000072
Nub Beamer111000072
Joe Kapp500030
Jerry Janes03000018
Sonny Homer300018
Mack Burton300018
Pat Claridge2000012
Ron Morris110000012
Neal Beaumont001000612
Steve Cotter010006
Dick Fouts010006


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