1953 Saskatchewan Roughriders Statistics

Canadian Football League (CFL)
Team Record: 8-7-1 17
Finishing 2nd in the CFL's Western Interprovincial Football Union
Postseason: 1-1 Lost Semifinal
Coach: Frank Filchock (8-7-1)
Location: Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada
1953 Saskatchewan Roughriders Roster
1953 Saskatchewan Roughriders Results

The Saskatchewan Roughriders of the Canadian Football League ended the 1953 season with a record of 8 wins and 7 losses and 1 ties for 17 points, finishing second in the CFL's Western Interprovincial Football Union. The team compiled a postseason mark of 1-1. Frank Filchock coached the team. The 1953 Saskatchewan Roughriders lost in the Semifinal.

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Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Rating
Frank Filchock1066258.59258.754.776.6075.4
Glenn Dobbs1286752.39067.197.075.5075.8
Frank Tripucka945962.87037.544.355.3077.6
Del Wardien22100.03015.000.000.00118.8
Jim Cason6116.7284.7116.7116.72846.5
Bill Todd2150.0126.0150.000.012108.3
Karl Hilzinger100.


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Bobby Marlow1055635.454 5
Herb Johnson964084.265 3
Sully Glasser753334.413 1
Karl Hilzinger422115.033 0
Bill Todd34872.615 3
Glenn Dobbs16774.840 0
Bob McMillan17392.30
Scotty Bissett23391.717 0
Nels Greene13382.90
Brian Timmis8303.81
Jim Cason11262.40
Mike Maruska9222.427 0
Del Wardien5193.80
Jack Harper4174.20
Freddy Hamilton133.00
Ken Charlton133.00
Moe Martin430.80
Frank Filchock9-14-1.60
Frank Tripucka5-77-15.40
Totals47818273.865 13


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Mac Speedie5781714.37
Herb Johnson2938013.12
Harry Lampman2431213.03
Stan Williams1537625.14
Sully Glasser10909.00
Bobby Marlow911913.20
Jim Cason9778.60
Karl Hilzinger612721.21
Freddy Hamilton66310.50
Jack Harper55811.60
Nels Greene4369.01
Scotty Bissett4-1-0.20
Del Wardien35117.01
Joe Aguirre34314.30
Bob McMillan3206.71
Mike Maruska3186.00
Gord Sturtridge12020.020 0
Bill Todd1-2-2.0-2 0
Totals192260413.620 20


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % FGS KO Yds. Avg. Long KOS Pts.
Del Wardien272385.214535.73142
Reg Whitehouse6583.300000005
Joe Aguirre11100.0000211055.05501
Harry Lampman11100.000001


Player No. Yds Avg. Long PS
Ken Charlton51215542.3694
Glenn Dobbs50229145.8732
Frank Tripucka31146347.2763
Karl Hilzinger28040.0500
Del Wardien27537.5450
Brian Timmis13737.0370

Punt Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Herb Johnson726348.8109 1
Ken Charlton3441412.245 0
Jim Cason1818210.133 0
Harry Lampman231.50
Del Wardien100.00
John Wozniak100.00
Totals12812339.6109 1

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Herb Johnson2553821.548 0
Jim Cason715221.730 0
Karl Hilzinger510320.635 0
Bob McMillan79313.341 0
Mike Maruska25527.529 0
Nels Greene13232.032 0
Terry Sumner3237.712 0
Gord Sturtridge22110.515 0
Brian Timmis11818.018 0
Bobby Marlow199.00
Sully Glasser144.00
Reg Whitehouse100.00
Totals56104818.748 0


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Herb Johnson4235.815 0
Stan Williams37123.735 0
Harry Lampman37023.340 0
Ken Charlton300.00
John Wozniak28643.065 0
Bobby Marlow23115.531 0
Jim Cason2157.510 0
Jack Harper122.00
Martin Ruby111.00
Mel Beckett111.00
Totals2230013.665 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
Del Wardien010523447
Mac Speedie700035
Herb Johnson32100100035
Bobby Marlow5000000025
Stan Williams4000020
Harry Lampman30001016
Bill Todd3000015
Brian Timmis100005
Nels Greene0100005
Sully Glasser1000005
Bob McMillan0100005
Karl Hilzinger01000005
Reg Whitehouse00505
Ken Charlton0000044
Frank Tripucka00033
Glenn Dobbs00022
Joe Aguirre00101


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