1962 Saskatchewan Roughriders Statistics

Canadian Football League (CFL)
Team Record: 8-7-1 17
Finishing 3rd in the CFL's Western Conference
Postseason: 0-2 Lost Conference Semifinal
Coach: Steve Owen (8-7-1)
Location: Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada
1962 Saskatchewan Roughriders Roster
1962 Saskatchewan Roughriders Results

The Saskatchewan Roughriders of the Canadian Football League ended the 1962 season with a record of 8 wins and 7 losses and 1 ties for 17 points, finishing third in the CFL's Western Conference. The team compiled a postseason mark of 0-2.

Saskatchewan stumbled, scoring only 268 points, while the defense yielded 336. Ray Purdin ran for a team-high 809 yards for the Roughriders, and Billy Gray also aided the ground game.

Bob Ptacek threw for 2,317 yards. Jack Gotta hauled in 39 receptions for 779 yards. Billy Gray and Ray Purdin were targeted regularly as well.

Gene Wlasiuk picked off 5 errant tosses from the opposition.

Steve Owen coached the team. The 1962 Saskatchewan Roughriders lost in the Conference Semifinal.

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Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Rating
Bob Ptacek20612560.7231711.2157.3104.9104103.6
Dave Sarette501836.02505.012.0510.03420.0


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Ray Purdin1318096.293 8
Billy Gray1496734.546 2
Ferd Burket1145314.718 3
Bob Ptacek341494.418 2
Dave Sarette9626.923 0
Clair Branch10525.212 0
Ray Smith18472.614 0
Bob Good199.00
Bob Myers122.00
Dale West3-7-2.30
Totals47023275.093 15


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Jack Gotta3977920.073 3
Ray Purdin3477122.7104 6
Billy Gray3041914.085 2
Dale West1330623.579 3
Ferd Burket12968.027 1
Roger Johnson1112511.415 0
Walt Mince14444.044 1
Bob Good11111.011 0
P.L. Blake11010.010 0
Ray Smith166.00
Totals143256718.0104 16


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % FGS KO Yds. Avg. Long KOS Pts.
Reg Whitehouse181583.317741.2530133044.364041
Steve Myhra141285.77228.64022


Player No. Yds Avg. Long PS
Ferd Burket136615645.38313

Punt Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Gene Wlasiuk704075.867 1
Jim Copeland371855.025 0
Danny Banda681.30
Larry Dumelie231.50
Bob Good122.00
Bob Miller100.00
Totals1176055.267 1

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Ray Purdin1743725.735 0
Billy Gray1623614.834 0
Larry Dumelie1022922.947 0
Roy Cameron58316.629 0
Roger Johnson5418.213 0
Bob Good23417.022 0
Ray Smith12929.029 0
Gene Wlasiuk12323.023 0
Ferd Burket11010.010 0
Dale West100.00
Totals59112219.047 0


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Gene Wlasiuk55911.817 0
Bill Burrell35719.047 0
Jim Copeland34916.324 0
Bob Miller24321.524 0
Wayne Shaw23618.019 0
Steve Myhra23216.027 0
Bob Ptacek144.00
Dale West122.00
Larry Dumelie100.00
Totals2028214.147 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
Ray Purdin86000084
Reg Whitehouse715541
Ferd Burket310001337
Billy Gray22000024
Steve Myhra0212422
Dale West030000018
Jack Gotta300018
Bob Ptacek2000012
Gene Wlasiuk10000006
Walt Mince10006


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