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37th Grey Cup

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37th Grey Cup

37th Grey Cup
Montreal Alouettes Calgary Stampeders
(8-4) (13-1)
28 15
Head coach: 
Head coach: 
1 2 3 4 Total
Montreal Alouettes 12 5 9 2 28
Calgary Stampeders 7 0 0 8 15
Date November 26, 1949
Stadium Varsity Stadium
Location Toronto
Attendance 20,087
< 36th Grey Cup 38th Grey Cup >

The 37th Grey Cup was played on November 26, 1949 before 20,087 fans at Varsity Stadium at Toronto. Montreal Alouettes defeated Calgary Stampeders 28-15. Though teams from Montreal had won two Grey Cups, this was the first appearance and victory for the Montreal Alouettes franchise.

Box Score (partial)

First Quarter

Montreal - TD - Virgil Wagner 00 yard run (Ches McCance convert)
Montreal - TD - Bob Cunningham 00 yard pass from Frank Filchock (Ches McCance convert)
Calgary - Rouge
Calgary - TD - Harry Hood 2 yard run (convert good)

Second Quarter

Montreal - TD - Herb Trawick 34 yard fumble return (convert no good)

Third Quarter

Montreal - TD - Virgil Wagner 00 yard run (Ches McCance convert)
Montreal - FG - Ches McCance

Fourth Quarter

Calgary - Safety - Johnny Aguirre tackled Bob Cunningham in the end zone
Calgary - TD - Sugarfoot Anderson 00 yard fumble return (convert good)
Montreal - Rouge - Ches McCance missed field goal
Montreal - Rouge - Fred Kijek

Teams 1 Q 2 Q 3 Q 4 Q Final
Montreal Alouettes 12 5 9 2 28
Calgary Stampeders 7 0 0 8 15


This was the third Grey Cup victory for a team from Montreal. In 1931 The Montreal AAA Winged Wheelers won the 19th Grey Cup game. In 1944 St. Hyacinthe-Donnacona Navy won the 32nd Grey Cup game. The Montreal AAA had also won hockey's Stanley Cup in 1893, 1894, 1902 and 1903.

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