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The Hamilton Tiger-Cats and the British Columbia Lions will both be gunning for a victory on Friday when they meet at BC Place.
Henry Burris passed for 318 yards and a touchdown in Week 9 as the Tiger-Cats rolled to an easy 37-14 win over the Blue Bombers.
The Tiger-Cats managed to cover the big 10.5-point spread in that contest, while the combined score fell UNDER the day's posted total (51.5).
The Lions held on to a lead but failed to cover a big spread in Week 9, topping the Alouettes 38-36.
The Lions had been favored by 10 points on the road in that contest, while the combined score went OVER the night's posted total (47.5).
Hamilton has won 3 straight games.
Hamilton: 4-4 SU, 3-5 ATS
British Columbia: 5-3 SU, 4-4 ATS
Hamilton most recently:
When playing in August are 5-5
When playing on turf are 5-5
After outgaining opponent are 6-4
When playing outside the conference are 3-7
British Columbia most recently:
When playing in August are 7-3
When playing on turf are 6-4
After being outgained are 6-4
When playing outside the conference are 7-3
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Hamilton's last 7 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Hamilton's last 5 games when playing on the road against British Columbia
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Hamilton's last 7 games
Hamilton is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
British Columbia is 10-1 SU in its last 11 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of British Columbia's last 5 games when playing at home against Hamilton
British Columbia is 12-4 SU in its last 16 games when playing at home against Hamilton
British Columbia is 16-6 SU in its last 22 games when playing Hamilton
Hamilton home to British Columbia, Saturday, September 7
British Columbia at Hamilton, Saturday, September 7