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2003 Hamilton Tiger-Cats season

The 2003 Hamilton Tiger-Cats season was the 46th season for the team in the Canadian Football League and their 54th overall. The Tiger-Cats finished in 4th place in the East Division with a 1–17 record, which set the record for most regular season losses in professional Canadian football history. With a .059 record, the Tiger-Cats set a CFL record for worst winning percentage and are only second to the 1949 Hamilton Wildcats in Canadian football history who went winless in 1949. They also tied the 1954 and 1961 BC Lions and 1959 Saskatchewan Roughriders for fewest wins in CFL history.

2003 Hamilton Tiger-Cats season
Head coachRon Lancaster
General managerRon Lancaster (0–10)
Alan Ford Interim (1–7)
Home fieldIvor Wynne Stadium
Results
Record1–17
Division place4th, East
Playoff finishdid not qualify
Team MOPTim Cheatwood
Team MOCJulian Radlein
Team MORJulian Radlein
Uniform
CFL HAM Jersey 2003.png

OffseasonEdit

CFL DraftEdit

Rd Pick Player Position School
1 3 Julian Radlein RB British Columbia
3 21 Kevin Scott LB California PA
4 30 Agustin Barrenechea LB Calgary
5 38 David Kasouf WR Holy Cross
6 47 Erico-Olivier Hakim FB Saint Mary's

PreseasonEdit

Week Date Opponent Score Result Attendance Record
B June 5 at Toronto Argonauts 26–18 Loss 8,201 0–1
C June 10 Toronto Argonauts 23–5 Loss 20,481 0–2

Regular seasonEdit

Season standingsEdit

East Division
Team GP W L T PF PA Pts
Montreal Alouettes 18 13 5 0 562 409 26
Toronto Argonauts 18 9 9 0 473 433 18
Ottawa Renegades 18 7 11 0 467 581 14
Hamilton Tiger-Cats 18 1 17 0 293 583 2

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Season scheduleEdit

Week Date Opponent Score Result Attendance Record
1 June 20 vs. Ottawa Renegades 27–17 Loss 15,318 0–1
2 June 30 at Toronto Argonauts 49–8 Loss 14,842 0–2
3 July 5 vs. Edmonton Eskimos 37–20 Loss 12,492 0–3
4 July 11 vs. Calgary Stampeders 17–11 Loss 15,193 0–4
5 July 16 at Edmonton Eskimos 52–15 Loss 33,785 0–5
6 July 20 at Saskatchewan Roughriders 42–9 Loss 23,510 0–6
7 Bye
8 Aug 2 vs. Winnipeg Blue Bombers 37–20 Loss 13,809 0–7
9 Aug 8 at Montreal Alouettes 30–17 Loss 20,202 0–8
10 Aug 16 vs. Montreal Alouettes 28–10 Loss 14,169 0–9
11 Aug 22 at BC Lions 47–25 Loss 23,010 0–10
12 Sept 1 vs. Toronto Argonauts 19–11 Loss 21,323 0–11
13 Sept 6 at Ottawa Renegades 45–28 Loss 26,588 0–12
14 Sept 12 vs. Saskatchewan Roughriders 27–24 (OT) Win 14,313 1–12
14 Sept 16 at Toronto Argonauts 24–14 Loss 15,472 1–13
15 Sept 27 vs. Montreal Alouettes 30–17 Loss 14,048 1–14
16 Oct 3 at Calgary Stampeders 32–12 Loss 32,052 1–15
17 Oct 10 at Winnipeg Blue Bombers 14–9 Loss 25,526 1–16
18 Oct 18 vs. BC Lions 29–23 Loss 13,106 1–17
19 Bye

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Awards and recordsEdit

2003 CFL All StarsEdit

Eastern Division All-Star selectionsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "CFL.ca – Official Site of the Canadian Football League". Archived from the original on 2009-09-11. Retrieved 2009-09-09.
  2. ^ "Hamilton Tiger-Cats Historical Canadian Football League (CFL) Scores Since 1945". Archived from the original on 2009-09-04. Retrieved 2009-08-29.
  3. ^ http://www.profootballarchives.com/2003cflham.html