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The Toronto Argonauts and the Montreal Alouettes will both be trying to pick up a win on Thursday when they battle at Percival Molson Stadium.
Zach Collaros passed for 253 yards and three touchdowns in Week 5 as the Argonauts rolled to a 38-12 win over the Lions.
The Lions had been favored by 7.5 points on the road in that contest, while the combined score went OVER the night's posted total (49).
Brandon Whitaker rushed for 162 yards and a touchdown in Week 5 as the Alouettes picked up a 32-27 win over the Eskimos.
The Alouettes managed to cover the 4-point spread at home in that contest, while the combined score went OVER the night's posted total (48.5).
Toronto has won 2 straight games.
Toronto: 3-2 SU, 3-2 ATS
Montreal: 2-3 SU, 2-3 ATS
Toronto most recently:
When playing in August are 4-6
When playing on turf are 8-2
After being outgained are 5-5
When playing within the conference are 7-3
Montreal most recently:
When playing in August are 8-2
When playing on turf are 5-5
After outgaining opponent are 6-4
When playing within the conference are 5-5
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Toronto's last 5 games when playing Montreal
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Toronto's last 6 games
Toronto is 8-2 SU in its last 10 games
Toronto is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Montreal's last 5 games when playing Toronto
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Montreal's last 8 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Montreal's last 5 games when playing at home against Toronto
Montreal is 14-4 SU in its last 18 games when playing Toronto
Toronto home to Edmonton, Sunday, August 18
Montreal at Saskatchewan, Saturday, August 17