CFL: Western Final – Stampeders at Lions
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The Stampeders needed some late-game heroics from QB Drew Tate to sneak by the Roughriders last Sunday and earn a date with the defending Grey Cup champs and this season’s top CFL team, the BC Lions in the Western Final.

Calgary Stampeders at BC Lions (-6.5, 51.5)
Saturday, 1:30PM, TSN

Calgary Stampeders
Drew Tate threw for 363 yards and two touchdowns, including a 68-yard strike to Romby Bryant late in the fourth quarter to put the nail in the coffin. But the victory came at a cost. Tate […]


CFL Week 16
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With only four games remaining on the regular season schedule, the drive to the postseason continues for CFL teams in Week 16.

B.C. Lions at Hamilton Tiger-Cats (2.5, 54.5)

B.C. continues its quest for the best overall record in the league against the Hamilton Tiger-Cats at Ivor Wynne Stadium on Friday night. The Lions hold a two-game lead in the West over Calgary and Saskatchewan, thanks to a 27-22 win over the Stampeders at home last week, which officially clinched a playoff spot. Travis Lulay, one of three quarterbacks to […]


BC Lions: Special Playoff Ticket Offer
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What an exciting CFL season so far as your BC Lions are fighting for first place and a home playoff date in the competitive West Division. With only a few games to go in the regular season, the playoffs are in our sights and we are battling hard to clinch a home playoff game.

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THURSDAY, OCTOBER 11 at 10am […]


CFL: Week 15 Preview
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Four teams are set to do battle on a Thanksgiving Monday as clubs in both divisions jockey for position in the standings with only five games remaining on the regular season schedule.

Hamilton Tiger-Cats at Edmonton Eskimos (-1, 52.5)
Friday, 6PM, TSN
Quarterback Henry Burris guided the Tiger-Cats to a 41-28 home win versus division-leading Montreal last week. Burris was named the CFL Offensive Player of the Week for the third time this season on Tuesday after throwing for more than 300 yards and five touchdowns. Hamilton is […]


CFL: Week 14 Preview
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Montreal Alouettes at Hamilton Tiger-Cats (+1, 58)
The Als have rattled off six wins in seven opportunities in order to assume the top spot in the East Division where they hold a four-point advantage over Toronto heading into play this week. Quarterback Anthony Calvillo has thrown for no less than 329 yards and has a total of 10 touchdowns over his last four games against the Tiger-Cats, but Montreal failed to cover in each of those contests.

Hamilton has only one victory in its last seven games and sits […]


CFL: Week 11 Preview – Alouettes at Lions
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Montreal Alouettes at B.C. Lions (-5.5, 52)
1:00PM Saturday, 8 September, TSN

The Montreal Alouettes (6-3) pulled out a 30-25 victory over the Lions to sit alone atop the East standings. Quarterback Anthony Calvillo set a new CFL record with his eighth straight 300-yard passing performance to snap the Lions’ four-game winning streak.

The Leos (6-3) are still top dogs in the West despite last week’s loss and get a shot at redemption on home turf. Travis Lulay threw for 275 yards and a couple of TDs that found […]


CFL: Week 10 Preview – Lions at Alouettes
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BC Lions at Montreal Alouettes (+2, 52.5)
4:30PM Friday, 31 August, TSN

The rest of the CFL needs to stand and take notice. The Alouettes are gaining traction after a slippery start to the season, winning three straight including a 31-29 victory over Hamilton last week.

Montreal kicker Sean Whyte booted a go-ahead field goal with nine seconds remaining to give the Als some momentum heading into this huge East-vs.-West showdown.

The Lions come into Friday with a ton of steam as well, […]


Betting Snapshot: Friday, 24 August
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WEATHER TO WATCH
According to weather underground, the wind is blowing straight out to left field at Wrigley in Chicago today. The Cubs are hosting the Colorado Rockies, and Live Betting has just opened on this game.

WHO IS HOT
The B.C. Lions. They have won and covered their last three games and their defense hasn’t given up a touchdown in over 180 minutes. The Lions are 5.5-point favorites at Winnipeg tonight.

WHO IS NOT
Red Sox pitching staff. Boston has given up 30 runs […]


CFL: Week 9 Preview – Lions at Blue Bombers
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CFL Week 9: British Columbia at Winnipeg Blue Bombers (+5.5, 49)

The Lions beat the Blue Bombers 33-16 in the first game of the season and easily covered the spread. B.C. now comes in on a three-game winning streak while Winnipeg has been just plain streaky this season.

B.C.: The Lions offense is fun to watch but it’s the defense that has stolen the show lately. The D has now gone over 180 minutes without allowing a touchdown – the main reason B.C. has won and covered in its last three […]


CFL: Week 8 Preview – Roughriders at Lions
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Saskatchewan Roughriders at B.C. Lions (-6.5, 51)

The Lions won’t have the services of standout DT Khalif Mitchell for the next two games after the league upheld his suspension for a dirty hit on Edmonton’s Simeon Rottier back on July 20.

While Mitchell is a huge cog in B.C.’s defense, rookie Maurice Evans is out to prove he’s a suitable replacement. Evans won’t start against the Riders Sunday but will be promoted to the active roster and is expected to be a part of the regular rotation in the trenches.

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