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1968 Toronto Argonauts Statistics

Canadian Football League (CFL)
Team Record: 9-5 18
Finishing 2nd in the CFL's Eastern Conference
Postseason: 2-1 Lost Conference Final
Coach: Leo Cahill (9-5)
Location: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
1968 Toronto Argonauts Roster
1968 Toronto Argonauts Results

The Toronto Argonauts of the Canadian Football League ended the 1968 season with a record of 9 wins and 5 losses for 18 points, finishing second in the CFL's Eastern Conference. The team compiled a postseason mark of 2-1.

Toronto chalked up 284 points, while the defensive squad yielded 266. Wally Gabler directed the offense, passing for 3,242 yards. Bobby Taylor paced all receivers, snagging 56 passes for 985 yards. Bill Symons and Mel Profit were targeted regularly also.

Bill Symons carried the ball for a team-best 1,107 yards for the Argonauts.

Ed Learn seized 7 opponent throws.

Leo Cahill coached the team. The 1968 Toronto Argonauts lost in the Conference Final.

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Passing:

Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Rating
Wally Gabler36520556.232428.9184.9226.07377.2
Dave Mann22100.05829.0150.000.039158.3
Tom Wilkinson5480.0336.600.000.01494.2
Dick Thornton2150.0199.500.000.01983.3
Mike Eben11100.01313.000.000.013118.8
Jim Dillard22100.0115.500.000.0889.6
Bob Taylor100.000.000.000.0039.6
Bill Symons500.000.000.000.0039.6
Totals38321556.133768.8195.0225.773 

Rushing:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Bill Symons16411076.875 9
Jim Dillard1205474.647 1
Wally Gabler724586.428 4
Dick Thornton55711.438 1
Bob Taylor5479.428 0
Jim Copeland4307.514 0
Dave Mann199.00
Tom Wilkinson166.00
Neil Smith650.80
Mel Profit1-9-9.0-9 0
Totals37922576.075 15

Receiving:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Bobby Taylor5698517.635 4
Bill Symons4453612.268 2
Mel Profit4080520.166 7
Al Irwin3054118.073 3
Jim Dillard2731611.748 1
Neil Smith1314511.226 1
Paul Markle23015.021 1
Mike Eben177.00
Dick Thornton166.00
Bob Blakley155.00
Totals215337615.773 19

Kicking:

Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % FGS KO Yds. Avg. Long KOS Pts.
Dave Mann353394.322731.8650297159.487161
Totals353394.322731.8650297159.487161

Punting:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long PS
Dave Mann115527445.96911
Wally Gabler14646.0460
Totals116532045.96911

Punt Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Jim Copeland645148.034 0
Ed Learn362557.123 0
Gil Petmanis6315.210 0
Dick Thornton11818.018 0
Dave Mann100.00
Totals1088187.634 0

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Bill Symons1333525.852 0
Jimmy Dye1229624.732 0
Bob Taylor1020920.932 0
Jim Copeland514128.232 0
Neil Smith11010.010 0
Totals4199124.252 0

Interceptions:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Ed Learn77911.333 0
Jimmy Dye56312.629 0
Ron Arends47418.542 0
Dick Thornton27135.563 0
Marv Luster2178.517 0
Allen Aldridge263.00
Pete Martin100.00
Dick Aldridge100.00
Gil Petmanis1-5-5.0-5 0
Totals2530512.263 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
Dave Mann007331872
Bill Symons92000066
Mel Profit0700042
Wally Gabler400024
Bobby Taylor400024
Al Irwin300018
Jim Dillard1100012
Neil Smith0100006
Paul Markle10006
Dick Thornton10000006
Dick Aldridge010006
Totals15190000107331800282



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