|Dates||June 29 – October 28, 1984|
|Start date||November 4, 1984|
|East Champions||Hamilton Tiger-Cats|
|West Champions||Winnipeg Blue Bombers|
|72nd Grey Cup|
|Date||November 18, 1984|
|Champions||Winnipeg Blue Bombers|
The 1984 CFL season is considered to be the 31st season in modern-day Canadian football, although it is officially the 27th Canadian Football League season.
The CFL granted a conditional expansion team to the city of Halifax, the team was named the Atlantic Schooners. The franchise were supposed to begin play in 1984. However, before the season started, ownership could not secure and provide the financing for a new stadium. Without a stadium in place, the Schooners folded without playing a single game in the CFL.
Calgary native Douglas H. Mitchell, Q.C. became the sixth CFL Commissioner in history on Friday, June 1, succeeding Jake Gaudaur who had served in that position since 1968.
In the fall, the CFL conducted a market research study with the fans in CFL cities.
The CFL, eliminated territorial exemptions, which allowed the 1985 Canadian College Draft to be more open – allowing teams to draft players from different regions.
The regular season started in June for the first time in league history, while Edmonton hosted its first Grey Cup championship game.
Note: GP = Games Played, W = Wins, L = Losses, T = Ties, PF = Points For, PA = Points Against, Pts = Points
|Winnipeg Blue Bombers||16||11||4||1||523||309||23|
|Ottawa Rough Riders||16||4||12||0||354||507||8|
Main article: 72nd Grey Cup
The Winnipeg Blue Bombers are the 1984 Grey Cup champions, defeating the Hamilton Tiger-Cats 47–17, at Edmonton's Commonwealth Stadium. This was Winnipeg's first Grey Cup victory since 1962. The Blue Bombers' Tom Clements (QB) was named the Grey Cup's Most Valuable Player on Offence and Tyrone Jones (LB) was named Grey Cup's Most Valuable Player on Defence, while Sean Kehoe (RB) was named the Grey Cup's Most Valuable Canadian.
|November 4: Division Semifinals||November 11: Division Finals||November 18: 72nd Grey Cup @ Commonwealth Stadium – Edmonton, AB|
|E3||Montreal Concordes||11||E1||Toronto Argonauts||13|
|E2||Hamilton Tiger-Cats||17||E2||Hamilton Tiger-Cats||17|
|W2||Winnipeg Blue Bombers||47|
|W2||Winnipeg Blue Bombers||31|
|W3||Edmonton Eskimos||20||W1||BC Lions||14|
|W2||Winnipeg Blue Bombers||55|
*-Team won in Overtime.