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|Winnipeg Blue Bombers vs. Montreal Alouettes|
The Winnipeg Blue Bombers and the Montreal Alouettes will both be trying to pick up a win on Monday when they battle at Percival Molson Stadium. Will Ford ran for 156 yards in the Blue Bombers' 38-11 loss to the Stampeders in Week 15.
The Stampeders managed to cover the big 16-point spread at home in that contest, while the combined score fell UNDER the night's posted total (54).Josh Neiswander passed for 251 yards and four touchdowns in Week 15 as the Alouettes cruised to a 47-24 win over the Eskimos.
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).Current streak:
Winnipeg has lost 4 straight games.
Montreal has won 2 straight games.
Winnipeg: 2-12 SU, 4-10 ATS
Montreal: 6-8 SU, 8-6 ATS
Winnipeg most recently:
When playing in October are 4-6
When playing on turf are 1-9
After being outgained are 1-9
When playing within the conference are 4-6
Montreal most recently:
When playing in October are 7-3
When playing on turf are 5-5
After outgaining opponent are 5-5
When playing within the conference are 3-7
A few trends to consider:
Winnipeg home to Toronto, Saturday, October 19
Montreal home to Hamilton, Sunday, October 20