1965 Edmonton Eskimos Statistics

Canadian Football League (CFL)
Team Record: 5-11 10
Finishing 5th in the CFL's Western Conference
Coach: Neill Armstrong (5-11)
Location: Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
1965 Edmonton Eskimos Roster
1965 Edmonton Eskimos Results

The Edmonton Eskimos of the Canadian Football League ended the 1965 season with a record of 5 wins and 11 losses for 10 points, finishing fifth in the CFL's Western Conference.

Edmonton racked up 257 points, while the shaky defensive squad allowed 400, most in the league. Jim Thomas ran for a team-best 981 yards for the Eskimos.

Bill Redell passed for 1,633 yards. Tommy Coffey snagged 81 passes for 1,286 yards.

John Sklopan and Grant McKee each seized 3 opponent throws.

Neill Armstrong coached the team.

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Passing:

Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Rating
Bill Redell17511465.116339.384.6126.97581.9
Randy Kerbow1196655.59638.110.8108.46249.8
Jon Anabo471736.21823.912.112.13946.6
Don Getty9444.4374.100.0222.21416.7
Totals35020157.428158.0102.9257.175 

Rushing:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Jim Thomas1159818.5104 7
Butch Pressley1125635.052 4
Bill Redell701692.427 3
Bill Tobin311685.445 2
Billy Martin461553.438 0
Jim Fauver261084.210 2
Randy Kerbow30682.317 2
Larry Ferguson4338.218 0
Dalton Hoffman5102.00
Jesse Branch1-2-2.0-2 0
Bill Mitchell1-8-8.0-8 0
Jon Anabo1-12-12.0-12 0
Totals44222335.1104 20

Receiving:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Tommy Coffey81128615.965 2
Randy Kerbow3242713.341 3
Barry Mitchelson2023511.819 0
Jim Thomas1927714.670 2
Billy Martin1924012.637 0
Butch Pressley7486.917 0
E.A. Sims58517.031 0
Norm Thomas36521.735 0
John Greiner36120.331 1
Jesse Branch34615.319 0
Jim Fauver3268.72
Clarence Kachman3103.30
Dalton Hoffman177.00
Larry Ferguson122.00
Bill Tobin100.00
Totals201281514.070 10

Kicking:

Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % FGS KO Yds. Avg. Long KOS Pts.
Tommy Coffey231773.9191157.93614323.830053
Bill Mitchell5360.05120.0240248562.18008
Barry Mitchelson200.000000
Totals302066.7241250.0546262857.180061

Punting:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long PS
Randy Kerbow114483542.4795
Tommy Coffey314247.3560
Totals117497742.5795

Punt Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Howie Schumm501994.015 0
Norm Thomas281224.413 0
Clarence Kachman12544.511 0
Billy Martin5214.20
Bill Redell362.00
Terry Wilson242.00
Marcel Deleeuw310.30
Tommy Coffey200.00
Totals1054073.915 0

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Jim Thomas1644627.947 0
Billy Martin1024324.331 0
Jim Fauver612921.536 0
Bill Redell68414.026 0
Clarence Kachman47619.025 0
Howie Schumm46215.520 0
Dalton Hoffman44912.222 0
Clair Branch24321.527 0
Butch Pressley44310.824 0
John Sklopan24120.521 0
Larry Ferguson33812.719 0
Norm Thomas22613.024 0
Bill Tobin11717.017 0
John Greiner133.00
Totals65130020.047 0

Interceptions:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Grant McKee34013.318 0
John Sklopan33411.319 0
Duane Wood23417.023 0
Howie Schumm13131.031 0
James Stinnette11919.019 0
Gorden Kelley199.00
Al Ecuyer177.00
Butch Pressley100.00
Totals1317413.431 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
Tommy Coffey201117365
Jim Thomas72000054
Randy Kerbow2300535
Jim Fauver22000024
Butch Pressley400000024
Bill Redell30000018
Bill Tobin20000012
Bill Mitchell01328
John Greiner100006
Howie Schumm00010006
Totals201000001012201100253



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