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The Edmonton Eskimos and the Toronto Argonauts will both be trying to pick up a win on Sunday when they battle at Rogers Centre.
Mike Reilly threw for 311 yards and a score in the Eskimos' 30-29 loss to the Tiger-Cats in Week 6.
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).
The Argonauts took a 31-3 lead into halftime in Week 7 and cruised from there to a 38-13 win over the Alouettes.
The Argonauts managed to cover the 2-point spread on the road in that contest, while the combined score fell UNDER the night's posted total (52).
Edmonton has lost 4 straight games.
Toronto has won 3 straight games.
Edmonton: 1-5 SU, 1-5 ATS
Toronto: 4-2 SU, 4-2 ATS
Edmonton most recently:
When playing in August are 3-7
When playing on turf are 1-9
After being outgained are 1-9
When playing outside the conference are 3-7
Toronto most recently:
When playing in August are 5-5
When playing on turf are 8-2
After being outgained are 5-5
When playing outside the conference are 5-5
A few trends to consider:
Edmonton is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing Toronto
Edmonton is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Toronto
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Edmonton's last 9 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 10 of Edmonton's last 13 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Toronto's last 5 games at home
Toronto is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games at home
Toronto is 9-2 SU in its last 11 games
The total has gone OVER in 9 of Toronto's last 12 games
Edmonton home to Saskatchewan, Saturday, August 24
Toronto home to Calgary, Friday, August 23