1959 Calgary Stampeders Statistics

Canadian Football League (CFL)
Team Record: 8-8 16
Finishing 4th in the CFL's Western Interprovincial Football Union
Coach: Otis Douglas (8-8)
Location: Calgary, Alberta, Canada
1959 Calgary Stampeders Roster
1959 Calgary Stampeders Results

The Calgary Stampeders of the Canadian Football League ended the 1959 season with a record of 8 wins and 8 losses for 16 points, finishing fourth in the CFL's Western Interprovincial Football Union.

The Stampeders racked up 356 points, and the defensive squad allowed 301. Earl Lunsford carried the ball for a team-high 1,027 yards for Calgary, and Gene Filipski also aided the ground game.

Joe Kapp tossed for 2,990 yards. Ernie Warlick grabbed 53 receptions for 909 yards. Gene Filipski contributed to the receiving game, too.

Harvey Wylie picked off 10 opponent throws.

Otis Douglas coached the team.

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Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Rating
Joe Kapp32819659.829909.1216.4144.38593.4
Norbert Wirkowski401742.52015.012.5615.03427.2
Gene Filipski3133.3165.3133.3133.31652.1


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Earl Lunsford18310275.622 10
Gene Filipski1559676.241 4
Joe Kapp1136065.421 5
Donnie Stone1024694.626 1
Ron Morris16845.214 0
Lynn Bottoms11111.011 0
Harvey Wylie199.00
Norbert Wirkowski294.50
Bob Sawyer382.70
Ron Kelly242.00
Wayne Aiken331.00
Totals58131975.541 20


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Ernie Warlick5390917.243 4
Gene Filipski4657212.462 5
Bill McKenna3042214.145 2
Donnie Stone2532312.956 6
George Tait1840122.355 2
Earl Lunsford151218.119 0
Ron Morris99210.223 0
Jack Gotta69616.027 1
Lynn Bottoms47418.537 1
Harvey Wylie311638.785 1
Jerry Sturm13939.039 0
Lorne Reid11818.018 1
Opie Bandy11616.016 0
Bob Sawyer166.00
Barry Cyr122.00
Totals214320715.085 23


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % FGS KO Yds. Avg. Long KOS Pts.
Doug Brown423788.1251456.0458305452.765083
Gene Filipski2150.000001


Player No. Yds Avg. Long PS
Joe Kapp69273539.6801
Ron Morris56203236.3551
George Tait14141.0410
Harvey Wylie12525.0250
Lynn Bottoms12323.0230

Punt Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Lynn Bottoms794415.617 0
Ron Morris171096.416 0
Harvey Wylie221095.016 0
Wayne Aiken12584.80
Bill McKenna144.00
Joe Kapp100.00
Totals1327215.517 0

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Harvey Wylie1953728.3105 1
Gene Filipski1022622.651 0
Ron Morris512925.835 0
Donnie Stone812415.524 0
Earl Lunsford58817.627 0
Ernie Warlick22713.518 0
Hal Newton12323.023 0
Bill McKenna294.50
Bob O'Neil100.00
Jack Gotta100.00
Totals54116321.5105 1


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Harvey Wylie10969.623 0
Ron Kelly5479.416 0
Ron Morris33210.713 0
Doug Brown3134.310 0
Lynn Bottoms22211.022 0
Wayne Aiken22010.010 0
Earl Lunsford242.00
Ron Allbright100.00
Len Skinner100.00
Opie Bandy100.00
Bill McKenna100.00
Totals312347.523 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
Doug Brown01437483
Earl Lunsford10000000060
Gene Filipski45001055
Donnie Stone16000042
Joe Kapp5000131
Ernie Warlick4000024
George Tait200012
Harvey Wylie01010000012
Bill McKenna200000012
Lynn Bottoms0100100012
Lorne Reid10006
Jack Gotta1000006
Ron Morris000000011


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