The 48th Grey Cup
was the Canadian Football League
's (CFL) championship game of the 1960 season
on November 26, 1960.
The Ottawa Rough Riders
defeated the Edmonton Eskimos
16 to 6 at Vancouver's Empire Stadium before a crowd of 38,102 fans
Ottawa – FG – Gary Schreider
16 yardsSecond Quarter
Edmonton – TD – Jim Letcavits
63 yard pass from Jackie Parker
(convert failed)<br />Ottawa – TD – Bill Sowalski
32 yard pass from Russ Jackson
(convert failed)Third Quarter
No ScoringFourth Quarter
Ottawa – TD – Kaye Vaughan
fumble recovery (Gary Schreider convert)
The Empire stadium field was slippery and favoured the defences.
Ottawa scored in the first quarter with a Gary Schreider
16-yard field goal.
In the second quarter, Edmonton quarterback Jackie Parker
passed to Jim Letcavits
for a 63-yard touchdown. The Ottawa defender attempted to make the interception but Letcavits took the ball away from him and ran untouched to the end zone. The convert attempt failed.
Ottawa replied on the next series with a 72 yard drive. On the Eskimo 32 yard line, Ottawa quarterback Russ Jackson
faked a handoff and rolled to the weak side on a bootleg. Jackson found Bill Sowalski
for a touchdown. Schreider missed the convert.
In the fourth quarter, Edmonton punt returner Joe Bob Smith
fumbled on his own two yard line after being hit by Lou Bruce
. Ottawa's Kaye Vaughan
recovered the ball as it rolled into the end zone. Schreider converted the... Read More