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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.
Mike Reilly had two TD passes and two INTs in the Eskimos' 43-29 loss to the Lions in Week 18.
The Lions had no trouble covering the 7.5-point spread in that contest, while the combined score went OVER the night's posted total (51).
Darian Durant threw for 202 yards and a touchdown in Week 18 as the Roughriders fell 29-25 to the Stampeders.
The Stampeders could only PUSH the 4-point spread at home in that contest, while the combined score fell UNDER the day's posted total (54.5).
Edmonton has lost 5 straight games.
Edmonton: 3-14 SU, 7-10 ATS
Saskatchewan: 11-6 SU, 8-8-1 ATS
Edmonton most recently:
When playing in November are 4-6
When playing on turf are 2-8
After outgaining opponent are 3-7
When playing within the conference are 0-10
Saskatchewan most recently:
When playing in November are 5-5
When playing on turf are 5-5
After being outgained are 5-5
When playing within the conference are 6-4
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Edmonton's last 7 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Edmonton's last 5 games when playing Saskatchewan
The total has gone OVER in 10 of Edmonton's last 14 games
The total has gone OVER in 10 of Edmonton's last 14 games when playing on the road against Saskatchewan
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Saskatchewan's last 5 games
Saskatchewan is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Edmonton
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Saskatchewan's last 5 games when playing Edmonton
Saskatchewan is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games at home