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|Edmonton Eskimos vs. Saskatchewan Roughriders|
The Edmonton Eskimos and the Saskatchewan Roughriders will both be gunning for a victory on Saturday when they meet at Mosaic Stadium at Taylor Field. Jonathan Crompton had three TD strikes and three interceptions as the Eskimos fell 47-24 to the Alouettes in Week 15.
The Eskimos had been favored by 3.5 points at home in that contest, while the combined score went OVER the day's posted total (50.5).Kory Sheets rushed for 80 yards and two touchdowns in Week 15 as the Roughriders rolled to a 31-17 win over the Lions.
The Lions had been favored by 3 points at home in that contest, while the combined score fell UNDER the night's posted total (52.5).Current streak:
Edmonton has lost 2 straight games.
Edmonton: 3-11 SU, 6-8 ATS
Saskatchewan: 9-5 SU, 7-7 ATS
Edmonton most recently:
When playing in October are 6-4
When playing on turf are 2-8
After being outgained are 2-8
When playing within the conference are 1-9
Saskatchewan most recently:
When playing in October are 3-7
When playing on turf are 5-5
After being outgained are 5-5
When playing within the conference are 5-5
A few trends to consider:
Edmonton home to Calgary, Friday, October 18
Saskatchewan home to British Columbia, Saturday, October 19