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The Calgary Stampeders and the Toronto Argonauts will both be gunning for a victory on Friday when they meet at Rogers Centre.
Jon Cornish ran for 73 yards and a score in the Stampeders' 26-22 loss to the Lions in Week 8.
The Lions managed to cover the 3.5-point spread at the sportsbooks in that contest, while the combined score fell UNDER the night's posted total (52.5).
Ricky Ray passed for 413 yards and three touchdowns in Week 8 to lead the Argonauts to a 36-33 win over the Eskimos.
The Argonauts failed to cover the 8.5-point spread at home in that contest, while the combined score went OVER the night's posted total (52).
Toronto has won 4 straight games.
Calgary: 5-2 SU, 5-2 ATS
Toronto: 5-2 SU, 4-3 ATS
Calgary most recently:
When playing in August are 8-2
When playing on turf are 7-3
After being outgained are 9-1
When playing outside the conference are 7-3
Toronto most recently:
When playing in August are 5-5
When playing on turf are 8-2
After being outgained are 6-4
When playing outside the conference are 5-5
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 12 of Calgary's last 14 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Calgary's last 7 games when playing on the road against Toronto
Calgary is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Calgary's last 8 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Toronto's last 5 games at home
Toronto is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Calgary
Toronto is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Toronto's last 7 games when playing at home against Calgary
Calgary home to Edmonton, Monday, September 2
Toronto home to Montreal, Tuesday, September 3