CFL Football - Preview
The fans at McMahon Stadium will be treated to a game between the British Columbia Lions and the Calgary Stampeders when they take their seats on Friday.
Mike Reilly threw for 276 yards and two touchdowns in Week 17 as the Lions picked up a 39-19 win over the Eskimos.
The Lions managed to cover the 7-point spread at home in that contest, while the combined score went OVER the night's posted total (47.5).
Kevin Glenn had 283 passing yards in the Stampeders' 34-32 win over the Tiger-Cats in Week 17.
The Stampders had been favored by 7 points at home in that contest, while the combined score went OVER the night's posted total (57).
British Columbia has won 3 straight games.
Calgary has won 2 straight games.
British Columbia: 12-4 SU, 8-8 ATS
Calgary: 10-6 SU, 8-8 ATS
British Columbia most recently:
When playing in October are 8-2
When playing on turf are 8-2
After outgaining opponent are 8-2
When playing within the conference are 7-3
Calgary most recently:
When playing in October are 6-4
When playing on turf are 7-3
After being outgained are 8-2
When playing within the conference are 6-4
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 14 of British Columbia's last 16 games on the road
British Columbia is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games
British Columbia is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games when playing Calgary
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of British Columbia's last 6 games when playing on the road against Calgary
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Calgary's last 6 games when playing at home against British Columbia
Calgary is 9-2 SU in its last 11 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Calgary's last 5 games
Calgary is 7-2 SU in its last 9 games
British Columbia home to Saskatchewan, Saturday, November 3
Calgary at Edmonton, Friday, November 2