CFL Football - Preview
The fans at McMahon Stadium will be treated to a game between the Edmonton Eskimos and the Calgary Stampeders when they take their seats on Friday.
Steven Jyles had 222 passing yards in the Eskimos' 19-18 loss to the Lions in Week 13.
The Lions failed to cover the 3.5-point spread on the road in that contest, while the combined score fell UNDER the night's posted total (46.5).
Kevin Glenn had 270 passing yards in the Stampeders' 30-25 loss to the Roughriders in Week 13.
The Stampeders had been listed as 1.5-point favorites on the road in that contest, while the combined score went OVER the day's posted total (49.5).
Edmonton has lost 4 straight games.
Edmonton: 5-7 SU, 7-5 ATS
Calgary: 7-5 SU, 6-6 ATS
Edmonton most recently:
When playing in September are 3-7
When playing on turf are 4-6
After being outgained are 3-7
When playing within the conference are 4-6
Calgary most recently:
When playing in September are 4-6
When playing on turf are 6-4
After being outgained are 6-4
When playing within the conference are 6-4
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Edmonton's last 6 games when playing Calgary
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Edmonton's last 9 games when playing on the road against Calgary
Edmonton is 2-6 SU in its last 8 games on the road
Edmonton is 2-6 SU in its last 8 games when playing on the road against Calgary
Calgary is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
Calgary is 7-2 SU in its last 9 games at home
Calgary is 10-3 SU in its last 13 games when playing Edmonton
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Calgary's last 8 games
Edmonton home to Hamilton, Friday, October 5
Calgary at British Columbia, Saturday, October 6