1987 Hamilton Tiger-Cats Statistics

Canadian Football League (CFL)
Team Record: 7-11 14
Finishing 3rd in the CFL's East Division
Postseason: 0-1 Lost Division Semifinal
Coach: Ted Schmitz (1-5)
Coach: Al Bruno (6-6)
Location: Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
1987 Hamilton Tiger-Cats Roster
1987 Hamilton Tiger-Cats Results

The Hamilton Tiger-Cats of the Canadian Football League ended the 1987 season with a record of 7 wins and 11 losses for 14 points, finishing third in the CFL's East Division. The team compiled a postseason mark of 0-1. Ted Schmitz and Al Bruno coached the team. The 1987 Hamilton Tiger-Cats lost in the Division Semifinal.

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Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Rating
Tom Porras40624259.632938.1184.4174.28182.9
Mike Kerrigan19610352.613396.852.6157.77551.0
Ken Hobart1014948.56646.655.033.05874.0


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Johnnie Jones774085.341 1
Ken Zachary713565.043 6
Dan Huclack733104.223 2
Tom Porras572474.330 1
Ken Hobart282408.626 1
Jeff Johnson381383.613 0
Kenny King341093.222 1
Mike Kerrigan9222.40
Derek Hughes4133.20
Gerald Harris9111.20
Bernie Ruoff199.00
Paul Osbaldiston177.00
Jed Tommy441.00
Steve Jackson320.70
Totals40918764.643 12


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Steve Stapler85151617.881 13
Rocky DiPietro5465412.152 4
Tony Champion5385116.175 6
Earl Winfield3874619.681 2
Jacques Chapdelaine3743811.840 1
Dan Huclack352587.416 1
Johnnie Jones272107.830 0
Ken Zachary141117.921 1
Jeff Johnson11696.321 0
Lee Knight77410.615 0
Anthony Ketchum68814.738 0
Wayne Lee67412.321 0
Steve Jackson6538.814 0
Jed Tommy45614.027 0
Kenny King4317.810 0
Derek Hughes33210.716 0
Ron Ingram22311.516 0
Gerald Harris2126.011 0
Totals394529613.481 28


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % FGS KO Yds. Avg. Long KOS Pts.
Bernie Ruoff2929100.0342676.5856293452.4950115
Roy Kurtz88100.09444.441467948.555024
Paul Osbaldiston11100.08450.04732646.666017
Derek Noble44100.04250.02012
Lee Knight11100.03133.3206


Player No. Yds Avg. Long PS
Bernie Ruoff93375240.3580
Steve Stapler2375532.8751
Paul Osbaldiston1967535.5681
Roy Kurtz1650831.8390
Derek Noble28944.5450

Punt Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Paul Bennett422856.821 0
Earl Winfield2225611.671 1
Wayne Lee341725.115 0
Less Browne18282.075 1
Howard Fields15795.313 0
Alvin Bailey8718.928 0
Jeff Treftlin10303.00
Anthony Ketchum2189.010 0
Johnnie Jones11616.016 0
Terry Lehne199.00
Tony Champion166.00
Kerry Parker133.00
Lee Knight111.00
Jim Rockford100.00
Totals14010287.375 2

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Earl Winfield1834719.334 0
Johnnie Jones1833618.734 0
Jeff Treftlin1127925.432 0
Howard Fields1223419.533 0
Ken Zachary612420.731 0
Tony Champion57815.618 0
Anthony Ketchum47619.019 0
Alvin Bailey46616.522 0
Terry Lehne56513.021 0
Steve Stapler23919.524 0
Less Browne12626.026 0
Wayne Lee12222.022 0
Jeff Johnson11818.018 0
Dan Huclack11212.012 0
Lee Knight166.00
Lloyd Fairbanks133.00
Rocky DiPietro100.00
Totals92173118.834 0

Missed Field Goal Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Less Browne44110.220 0
Paul Bennett23115.522 0
Totals67212.022 0


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Paul Bennett66811.335 0
Less Browne5326.419 0
Frank Robinson5285.612 0
Lance Shields44411.040 0
Kerry Parker34715.724 0
Ben Zambiasi33110.322 1
Leo Ezerins3186.00
Ed Gataveckas341.30
Howard Fields26030.060 1
Alvin Bailey24020.034 1
Mike Walker13737.037 1
Keith Stanberry13333.033 0
Jim Rockford122.00
Totals3944411.460 4


Player No. Yds Avg.
Grover Covington17.00.00.0
Mike Walker17.00.00.0
Rod Skillman8.00.00.0
Frank Robinson4.00.00.0
Ed Gataveckas3.00.00.0
Ben Zambiasi3.00.00.0
Johnny Lewis2.00.00.0
Leo Ezerins2.00.00.0
Mark Napiorkowski1.00.00.0
Mitchell Price1.00.00.0
Keith Stanberry1.00.00.0
Alvin Bailey1.00.00.0

Defense and Fumbles:

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Player Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
Bernie Ruoff026298115
Steve Stapler130001181
Ken Zachary61000042
Tony Champion60000036
Roy Kurtz48424
Rocky DiPietro4000024
Dan Huclack21000018
Paul Osbaldiston041518
Earl Winfield21000018
Derek Noble24212
Tom Porras100018
Jacques Chapdelaine100018
Johnnie Jones10000006
Ben Zambiasi100006
Lee Knight0001126
Jim Rockford0010006
Alvin Bailey0010006
Ken Hobart10006
Kenny King100006
Howard Fields00100006
Mike Walker100006
Less Browne10000006


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