CFL Football - Preview
The fans at Rogers Centre will be treated to a game between the Winnipeg Blue Bombers and the Toronto Argonauts when they take their seats on Friday.
Joey Elliott had 284 passing yards in the Blue Bombers' 32-21 loss to the Stampeders in Week 16.
The Stampeders managed to cover the 3-point spread on the road in that contest, while the combined score went OVER the night's posted total (52.5).
Jarious Jackson threw for 239 yards in Week 16 as the Argonauts fell 24-12 to the Alouettes.
Montreal easily covered the 3-point spread at the sportsbooks in that road contest, while the combined score fell UNDER the day's posted total (51.5).
Toronto has lost 2 straight games.
Winnipeg: 4-11 SU, 7-8 ATS
Toronto: 7-8 SU, 7-8 ATS
Winnipeg most recently:
When playing in October are 4-6
When playing on turf are 3-7
After outgaining opponent are 2-8
When playing within the conference are 5-5
Toronto most recently:
When playing in October are 3-7
When playing on turf are 4-6
After being outgained are 5-5
When playing within the conference are 7-3
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Winnipeg's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Winnipeg's last 9 games when playing on the road against Toronto
The total has gone UNDER in 13 of Winnipeg's last 18 games when playing Toronto
The total has gone UNDER in 15 of Winnipeg's last 22 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Toronto's last 6 games at home
Toronto is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing Winnipeg
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Toronto's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Toronto's last 9 games when playing at home against Winnipeg
Winnipeg at Hamilton, Saturday, October 27
Toronto at Saskatchewan, Saturday, October 27