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56th Grey Cup
1 2 3 4 Total
Ottawa Rough Riders 1 3 7 13 24
Calgary Stampeders 0 14 0 7 21
Date November 30, 1968 1968-11-30
Stadium Exhibition Stadium
Location Toronto
Most Valuable Player Vic Washington
Attendance 32,655
Broadcasters
Network CBC, CTV, SRC

56th Grey Cup was played November 30, 1968, and the Ottawa Rough Riders defeated the Calgary Stampeders 24 to 21 before 32,655 fans at Toronto's Exhibition Stadium.

Box Score

First Quarter

Ottawa – Single – Don Sutherin 00 yard kick

Second Quarter

Ottawa – FG – Don Sutherin 27 yard field goal
Calgary – TD – Peter Liske 1 yard run (Larry Robinson convert)
Calgary – TD – Terry Evanshen 21 yard pass from Peter Liske (Larry Robinson convert)

Third Quarter

Ottawa – TD – Russ Jackson 1 yard run (Don Sutherin convert)

Fourth Quarter

Ottawa – TD – Vic Washington 79 yard run (convert blocked)
Ottawa – TD – Margene Adkins 70 yard pass from Russ Jackson (Don Sutherin convert)
Calgary – TD – Terry Evanshen 4 yard pass from Peter Liske (Larry Robinson convert)

Teams 1 Q 2 Q 3 Q 4 Q Final
Ottawa Rough Riders 1 3 7 13 24
Calgary Stampeders 0 14 0 7 21

Trivia

Vic Washington's 79 yard run is still a Grey Cup record, and he won the Grey Cup Most Valuable Player award.

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