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The Saskatchewan Roughriders and the British Columbia Lions will both be gunning for a victory on Friday when they meet at BC Place.
Darian Durant threw one TD pass but was picked off three times in Week 14 as the Roughriders fell 17-12 to the Alouettes.
The Roughriders had been favored by 3.5 points on the road in that contest, while the combined score fell UNDER the day's posted total (53.5).
The Lions put up 33 points in the first half in Week 14 and cruised from there to a 53-17 victory over the Blue Bombers.
The Lions easily covered the 5-point spread on the road in that contest, while the combined score went OVER the night's posted total (50).
Saskatchewan has lost 4 straight games.
British Columbia has won 3 straight games.
Saskatchewan: 8-5 SU, 6-7 ATS
British Columbia: 9-4 SU, 7-6 ATS
Saskatchewan most recently:
When playing in October are 2-8
When playing on turf are 5-5
After being outgained are 4-6
When playing within the conference are 5-5
British Columbia most recently:
When playing in October are 8-2
When playing on turf are 7-3
After outgaining opponent are 5-5
When playing within the conference are 7-3
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Saskatchewan's last 5 games when playing British Columbia
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of Saskatchewan's last 11 games when playing on the road against British Columbia
Saskatchewan is 7-14 SU in its last 21 games on the road
Saskatchewan is 2-6 SU in its last 8 games when playing British Columbia
British Columbia is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of British Columbia's last 5 games when playing Saskatchewan
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of British Columbia's last 11 games when playing at home against Saskatchewan
British Columbia is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games when playing at home against Saskatchewan
Saskatchewan home to Edmonton, Saturday, October 12
British Columbia at Calgary, Friday, October 11