5 Facts About Montreal Alouettes

1. In 1968, the Montreal Alouettes moved from Molson Stadium to the Autostade, a temporary stadium built for Expo 67.

FactSnippet No. 756,878

2. The Montreal Alouettes have been to the Grey Cup more often than any other CFL team this decade and are considered by sports experts to be the most successful CFL team since 2000 in terms of regular-season statistics and Grey Cup appearances.

FactSnippet No. 756,874 - en.wikipedia.org

3. On February 24, 2014, the Montreal Alouettes named former Edmonton Eskimos and Calgary Stampeders coach Tom Higgins as the 21st head coach in franchise history.

FactSnippet No. 756,872 - en.wikipedia.org

4. The Montreal Alouettes were first formed in 1946 by Canadian Football Hall of Famer Lew Hayman along with businessmen Eric Cradock and Leo Dandurand.

FactSnippet No. 756,864 - en.wikipedia.org

5. The Montreal Alouettes had from 1996 to 2014 the CFL's longest active playoff streak, only having missed the playoffs three times since returning to the league.

FactSnippet No. 756,863 - en.wikipedia.org