1977 BC Lions Statistics

Canadian Football League (CFL)
Team Record: 10-6 20
Finishing 2nd in the CFL's Western Conference
Postseason: 1-1 Lost Division Final
Coach: Vic Rapp (10-6)
Location: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
1977 BC Lions Roster
1977 BC Lions Results

The BC Lions of the Canadian Football League ended the 1977 season with a record of 10 wins and 6 losses for 20 points, finishing second in the CFL's Western Conference. The team compiled a postseason mark of 1-1.

The Lions ran up 369 points, while the defense yielded 326. Jerry Tagge threw for 2,787 yards. Terry Bailey grabbed 50 passes, while Leon Bright added 816 receiving yards. Mike Strickland provided receiving help also.

Mike Strickland carried the ball for a team-leading 751 yards for BC.

Grady Cavness intercepted 4 opponent throws.

Vic Rapp coached the team. The 1977 BC Lions lost in the Division Final.

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Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Rating
Jerry Tagge40523257.327876.9143.5133.27676.6
Gary Keithley813948.14785.933.767.47848.3
Mike Strickland2150.05728.5150.000.057135.4
Lui Passaglia2150.0115.500.000.01166.7
Rocky Long100.


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Mike Strickland2017513.732 6
Jim Harrison813454.316 3
Gary Keithley99210.232 0
Terry Bailey12544.50
Jerry Tagge46481.012 1
Leon Bright6437.224 0
Leroy Moss10343.41
Rudy Florio4143.50
Rocky Long11010.010 1
Totals37013913.832 12


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Terry Bailey5055811.276 3
Leon Bright4581618.178 7
Mike Strickland443828.726 0
Jim Young3753714.554 3
Al Charuk2731711.742 3
Jim Harrison262118.142 1
Tyrone Walls181538.520 0
Rick Appleby1222518.868 1
Leroy Moss8708.819 0
John Sciarra55310.633 0
Rudy Florio11111.011 0
Totals273333312.278 18


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % FGS KO Yds. Avg. Long KOS Pts.
Lui Passaglia3030100.0534075.5270422960.4761153


Player No. Yds Avg. Long PS
Lui Passaglia123545644.4784

Punt Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Rocky Long817749.668 0
Leon Bright2941914.4108 1
Ken Hinton414436.0130 1
Doug Carlson144.00
Al Charuk1-1-1.0-1 0
Totals116134011.6130 2

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Rocky Long2769025.663 0
Leon Bright1859633.1100 1
Ken Hinton616026.744 0
Rudy Florio45413.523 0
Larry Uteck35217.319 0
Leroy Moss23819.021 0
John Sciarra12121.021 0
Doug Seymour22110.512 0
Terry Bailey100.00
Paul Giroday100.00
Rob McLaren100.00
Layne McDowell100.00
Totals67163224.4100 1

Missed Field Goal Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Ken Hinton00130 1
Totals00130 1


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Grady Cavness4328.024 0
Joe Fourqurean36220.728 0
Doug Carlson35618.734 0
Rocky Long294.50
Ken Hinton12525.025 0
Larry Uteck12020.020 0
Paul Giroday11313.013 0
Glen Jackson11212.012 0
Jim Young11212.012 0
Totals1724114.234 0

Defense and Fumbles:

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Player Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
Lui Passaglia40307157
Leon Bright071100054
Mike Strickland6000036
Jim Harrison31000024
Terry Bailey03000018
Jim Young3000018
Al Charuk30000018
Ken Hinton101000006
Doug Carlson0010006
Leroy Moss1000006
Jerry Tagge10006
Rick Appleby10006
Rocky Long10000006


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