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The Montreal Alouettes and the Hamilton Tiger-Cats will both be gunning for a victory on Saturday when they meet at Moncton Stadium.
Josh Neiswander had a pair of touchdown strikes in the Alouettes' 36-14 loss to the Lions in Week 12.
The Lions easily covered the 8-point spread at home in that contest, while the combined score fell UNDER the day's posted total (51.5).
Henry Burris passed for 408 yards with two touchdowns in the Tiger-Cats' 26-22 loss to the Stampeders in Week 12.
The Stampeders failed to cover the 5.5-point spread at home in that contest, while the combined score fell UNDER the night's posted total (57.5).
Montreal has lost 2 straight games.
Montreal: 4-7 SU, 5-6 ATS
Hamilton: 5-6 SU, 6-5 ATS
Montreal most recently:
When playing in September are 5-5
When playing on turf are 3-7
After being outgained are 4-6
When playing within the conference are 3-7
Hamilton most recently:
When playing in September are 4-6
When playing on turf are 5-5
After outgaining opponent are 5-5
When playing within the conference are 5-5
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Montreal's last 5 games when playing on the road against Hamilton
Montreal is 17-7 SU in its last 24 games when playing Hamilton
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Montreal's last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 16 of Montreal's last 24 games on the road
Hamilton is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Montreal
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Hamilton's last 6 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Hamilton's last 5 games when playing at home against Montreal
Hamilton is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
Montreal home to Saskatchewan, Sunday, September 29
Hamilton home to Calgary, Saturday, September 28