1910 in Canadian football
Playoffs
IRFU ChampionsHamilton Tigers
East ChampionsToronto Varsity Blues
2nd Grey Cup
ChampionsToronto Varsity Blues
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The University of Toronto successfully defended its inaugural Grey Cup championship with a victory over the Hamilton Tigers.[1]

Canadian football news in 1910

The Regina Rugby Club was formed on September 13 at the Regina City Hall and adopted the colours of old gold and purple. Regina played the Moose Jaw Tigers in its first game on October 1 at the Moose Jaw Baseball Grounds, with the Tigers winning 16–6.

On September 22, the Saskatchewan Rugby Football Union was organized in the Flanagan Hotel at Saskatoon. The SRFU adopted the CRU rules.

Edmonton changed its name from Esquimaux to the Eskimos.

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Regular season

Final regular season standings

Note: GP = Games Played, W = Wins, L = Losses, T = Ties, PF = Points For, PA = Points Against, Pts = Points

Interprovincial Rugby Football Union[3]
Team GP W L T PF PA Pts
Hamilton Tigers 6 4 2 0 76 43 8
Toronto Argonauts 6 3 3 0 68 92 6
Ottawa Rough Riders 6 3 3 0 70 66 6
Montreal Football Club 6 2 4 0 74 87 4
Ontario Rugby Football Union[4]
Team GP W L T PF PA Pts
Toronto Amateur Athletic Club 6 5 1 0 78 46 10
Dundas Rugby Club 6 4 2 0 103 48 8
St. Michael's College 6 3 3 0 75 74 6
Toronto Parkdale Canoe Club 6 0 6 0 25 113 0
Intercollegiate Rugby Football Union[4]
Team GP W L T PF PA Pts
Varsity Blues 6 6 0 0 114 30 12
Queen's University 6 3 3 0 67 53 6
McGill Redmen 6 3 3 0 70 39 6
University of Ottawa 6 0 6 0 14 143 0

*Bold text means that they have clinched the playoffs

Manitoba Rugby Football Union
Team GP W L T PF PA Pts
Winnipeg Rowing Club 4 3 1 0 61 28 6
St.John's Rugby Football Club 4 1 3 0 28 61 2
Saskatchewan Rugby Football Union
Team GP W L T PF PA Pts
Moose Jaw Tigers 4 4 0 0 74 18 8
Regina Rugby Club 4 0 4 0 18 74 0
Calgary Rugby Football Union
Team GP W L T PF PA Pts
Calgary Tigers 3 2 0 1 29 21 5
Calgary YMCA 3 0 2 1 21 29 1
Alberta Rugby Football League schools exhibition games
Team GP W L T PF PA Pts
University of Alberta Varsity 2 1 1 0 30 30 2
Western Canada College 2 1 1 0 30 30 2

League Champions

Football Union League Champion
IRFU Hamilton Tigers
CIRFU University of Toronto
ORFU Toronto Amateur Athletic Club
MRFU Winnipeg Rowing Club
SRFU Moose Jaw Tigers
ARFL Calgary Tigers

Grey Cup playoffs

Note: All dates in 1910

Alberta Rugby Football League Playoffs

Date Away Home
ARFL Finals Games 1 & 2
October 31 Edmonton Eskimos 7 Calgary Tigers 25
November 5 Calgary Tigers 14 Edmonton Eskimos 12

East semi-final

Date Away Home
November 19 Toronto Amateur Athletic Club 3 Toronto Varsity Blues 22

Playoff bracket

Semi Finals Grey Cup Final
      
IRFU Hamilton Tigers
BYE
IRFU Hamilton Tigers 7
CIRFU University of Toronto 16
CIRFU University of Toronto 22
ORFU Toronto Amateur Athletic Club 3

Grey Cup Championship

November 26

2nd Annual Grey Cup Game: A.A.A. GroundsHamilton, Ontario

Toronto Varsity Blues 16 Hamilton Tigers 7
Toronto Varsity Blues are the 1910 Grey Cup Champions

References

  1. ^ "Grey Cup Memories: 1910". CFL.ca. 2005-08-29. Retrieved 2019-10-09.
  2. ^ "CFL Historical Timeline 1910s". Archived from the original on 24 October 2012. Retrieved 27 October 2012.
  3. ^ 2009 Canadian Football League Facts, Figures & Records, Canadian Football League Properties/Publications, Toronto, Ontario, ISBN 978-0-9739425-4-5, p.294
  4. ^ a b http://www.cflapedia.com/