1977 Hamilton Tiger-Cats Statistics

Canadian Football League (CFL)
Team Record: 5-11 10
Finishing 4th in the CFL's Eastern Conference
Coach: Bob Shaw (5-11)
Location: Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
1977 Hamilton Tiger-Cats Roster
1977 Hamilton Tiger-Cats Results

The Hamilton Tiger-Cats of the Canadian Football League ended the 1977 season with a record of 5 wins and 11 losses for 10 points, finishing fourth in the CFL's Eastern Conference.

Hamilton scored 283 points, while the leaky defense surrendered 394, most in the circuit. Jimmy Edwards carried the ball for a team-high 1,581 yards for the Tiger-Cats.

Jimmy Jones threw for 2,156 yards. M.L. Harris led all receivers, grabbing 43 receptions for 771 yards. Jimmy Edwards was targeted regularly, too.

Steve Gelley picked off 3 opponent throws.

Bob Shaw coached the team.

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Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Rating
Jimmy Jones30217457.621567.193.0144.67170.5
Tom Shuman712636.62934.100.057.01820.5
Ken Clark11100.01414.000.000.014118.8
Jimmy Edwards2150.094.5150.000.09102.1


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Jimmy Edwards25015816.369 6
Doyle Orange723805.336 2
Jimmy Jones583425.939 5
Bill Harrison351504.323 0
John Harvey5346.811 0
M.L. Harris4123.02
Tom Shuman122.00
David Shaw122.00
John Kinch100.00
Dan Bovair100.00
Ken Clark2-1-0.50
Totals43025025.869 15


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
M.L. Harris4377117.950 6
Jimmy Edwards392235.720 0
Lawrie Skolrood2431713.228 0
Terry Evanshen1924512.939 0
Bill Harrison191839.645 0
Doyle Orange171217.140 2
Ken Clark1422916.471 0
Kerry Smith914416.031 2
Gary Tufford55110.215 0
John Harvey46917.238 0
Mike Eben35518.328 0
Paul Whaley22914.515 0
Dan Bovair2157.50
John Kinch11111.011 0
Nick Jambrosic199.00
Totals202247212.271 10


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % FGS KO Yds. Avg. Long KOS Pts.
Nick Jambrosic2121100.0302376.7647240751.269096
Dave Pegg33100.07457.10015


Player No. Yds Avg. Long PS
Ken Clark136635946.87011

Punt Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Jimmy Edwards4654811.967 0
David Shaw212079.949 0
Mike Nelms1010610.631 0
Dan Bovair910111.244 0
Lew Porter10707.025 0
Ron Meeks6488.030 0
Steve Gelley4133.20
Gary Shaw166.00
John Harvey100.00
Totals108109910.267 0

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Jimmy Edwards1332124.745 0
Lew Porter1126724.344 0
Bill Harrison1120318.528 0
David Shaw1118516.825 0
Ron Meeks38729.038 0
Don Bowman35819.325 0
Dan Bovair45213.024 0
Mike Nelms34715.728 0
Larry Brune14646.046 0
John Harvey23819.021 0
John Kinch11818.018 0
Larry Butler122.00
Totals64132420.746 0


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Steve Gelley35719.022 0
David Shaw24221.025 0
John Martini22110.516 0
Alan Moffat13535.035 0
Byron Hemingway12323.023 0
Lew Porter11919.019 0
Mike Nelms11818.018 0
Larry Brune11010.010 0
Don Bowman100.00
Donnie Thomas100.00
Totals1422516.135 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
Nick Jambrosic02321696
M.L. Harris2600048
Jimmy Edwards6000000240
Jimmy Jones500030
Doyle Orange2200024
Dave Pegg43015
Kerry Smith200012
Ken Clark00001111
Alan Moffat010006


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