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The fans at Investors Group Field will be treated to a game between the Toronto Argonauts and the Winnipeg Blue Bombers when they take their seats on Saturday.
Ricky Ray passed for 303 yards and two touchdowns in the Argonauts' 24-18 loss to the Tiger-Cats in Week 16.
The Tiger-Cats managed to cover the 1-point spread at home in that contest, while the combined score fell UNDER the day's posted total (56.5).
Max Hall threw for 223 yards and a pair of touchdowns in Week 16 to lead the Blue Bombers to a 34-27 victory over the Alouettes.
The Alouettes had been favored by 11 points at home in that contest, while the combined score went OVER the day's posted total (50.5).
Toronto has lost 2 straight games.
Toronto: 9-6 SU, 8-7 ATS
Winnipeg: 3-12 SU, 5-10 ATS
Toronto most recently:
When playing in October are 3-7
When playing on turf are 6-4
After being outgained are 5-5
When playing within the conference are 6-4
Winnipeg most recently:
When playing in October are 5-5
When playing on turf are 2-8
After outgaining opponent are 3-7
When playing within the conference are 4-6
A few trends to consider:
Toronto is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games on the road
Toronto is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing Winnipeg
Toronto is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing on the road against Winnipeg
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Toronto's last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Winnipeg's last 7 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Winnipeg's last 7 games when playing Toronto
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Winnipeg's last 13 games when playing at home against Toronto
Winnipeg is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games when playing Toronto
Toronto home to Winnipeg, Thursday, October 24
Winnipeg at Toronto, Thursday, October 24