1993 is considered to be the 40th season in modern-day Canadian Football League season Canadian football, although it is officially the 36th Canadian Football League season.
CFL news in 1993 Edit
On February 23, the
Sacramento Gold Miners were announced as the CFL's ninth franchise, during the league's annual meetings in Hamilton. The team began play in 1993 at Hornet Stadium in Sacramento, California they joined the West Division. Sacramento became the first U.S.-based team to play in the CFL, and it was the first expansion team to be admitted in to the league since 1954, when the B.C. Lions became a franchise. A potential expansion team to San Antonio was put on hold for the 1993 season.
On March 6, The
Canadian College Draft was held in Calgary at the Jubilee Auditorium, becoming the first Western Canadian city to host the event, since Winnipeg in 1971. Calgary also played host to the Grey Cup game for only the second time in history on Sunday, November 28. In that game, the Edmonton Eskimos defeated the Winnipeg Blue Bombers, 33–23 before a crowd of 50,035.
Records: Dave Ridgway set the CFL record for consecutive field goals made with 28. 
Regular season standings Edit
Final regular season standings Edit
Note: GP = Games Played, W = Wins, L = Losses, T = Ties, PF = Points For, PA = Points Against, Pts = Points
Bold text means that they have clinched the playoffs.
Winnipeg gets a first round bye.
Grey Cup playoffs Edit
81st Grey Cup
Edmonton Eskimos are the 1993 Grey Cup champions, defeating the Winnipeg Blue Bombers 33–23, at Calgary's McMahon Stadium. The Eskimos' Damon Allen (QB) was named the Grey Cup's Most Valuable Player and Sean Fleming (K/P) was the Grey Cup's Most Valuable Canadian.
Playoff bracket Edit
1993 CFL All-Stars Edit
QB – Doug Flutie, Calgary Stampeders
FB – Sean Millington, BC Lions
RB – Mike Richardson, Winnipeg Blue Bombers
SB – Ray Elgaard, Saskatchewan Roughriders
SB – Dave Sapunjis, Calgary Stampeders
WR – David Williams, Winnipeg Blue Bombers
WR – Rod Harris, Sacramento Gold Miners
C – Rod Connop, Edmonton Eskimos
OG – David Black, Winnipeg Blue Bombers
OG – Rob Smith, BC Lions
OT – Bruce Covernton, Calgary Stampeders
OT – Chris Walby, Winnipeg Blue Bombers
DT – Jearld Baylis, Saskatchewan Roughriders
DT – Harald Hasselbach, Calgary Stampeders
DE – Will Johnson, Calgary Stampeders
DE – Tim Cofield, Hamilton Tiger-Cats
LB – Elfrid Payton, Winnipeg Blue Bombers
LB – Willie Pless, Edmonton Eskimos
LB – John Motton, Hamilton Tiger-Cats
CB – Karl Anthony, Calgary Stampeders
CB – Barry Wilburn, Saskatchewan Roughriders
DB – Don Wilson, Edmonton Eskimos
DB – Darryl Sampson, Winnipeg Blue Bombers
DS – Glen Suitor, Saskatchewan Roughriders
1993 CFL Awards Edit