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Hamilton Tiger-Cats vs. Winnipeg Blue Bombers

The Hamilton Tiger-Cats and the Winnipeg Blue Bombers will both be trying to pick up a win on Friday when they battle at Investors Group Field.

Henry Burris passed for 293 yards and two touchdowns in Week 6 as the Tiger-Cats held on for a 30-29 win over the Eskimos.

The Eskimos had been favored by 3 points at home in that contest, while the combined score went OVER the night's posted total (53.5).

Chad Simpson rushed for 83 yards and a score in the Blue Bombers' 27-20 loss to the Lions in Week 6.

The Lions failed to cover the 11.5-point spread at home in that contest, while the combined score fell UNDER the night's posted total (50.5).

Current streak:
Winnipeg has lost 4 straight games.

Team records:
Hamilton: 2-4 SU, 1-5 ATS
Winnipeg: 1-5 SU, 3-3 ATS

Hamilton most recently:
When playing in August are 5-5
When playing on turf are 3-7
After outgaining opponent are 5-5
When playing within the conference are 3-7

Winnipeg most recently:
When playing in August are 4-6
When playing on turf are 3-7
After being outgained are 4-6
When playing within the conference are 5-5

A few trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Hamilton's last 6 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Hamilton's last 6 games when playing Winnipeg
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Hamilton's last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Hamilton's last 9 games when playing on the road against Winnipeg
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Winnipeg's last 6 games when playing Hamilton
Winnipeg is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing at home against Hamilton
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Winnipeg's last 5 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Winnipeg's last 9 games when playing at home against Hamilton

Next up:
Hamilton home to Winnipeg, Saturday, August 24
Winnipeg at Hamilton, Saturday, August 24