|Game||Saskatchewan Roughriders vs Winnipeg Blue Bombers|
|Date & Time||Sunday September 1, 2019, 3:00 PM (EDT)|
SAS -6.5 Total 48
The Blue Bombers have been able to play decent on the year so far. However, one thing that the Blue Bombers have been able to do this year and are leading the Western Division by quite a wide margin. What else is impressive is the fact that Blue Bombers offense has been able to dominate the games so far as they have scored a total of 303 points and have allowed only 199 points on the year.
The last outing for the Blue Bombers was a 34-28 win over the Edmonton squad. The offense was led by Chris Streveler who threw the ball for only 89 yards in the game. Streveler was the leading rusher for the Blue Bombers as he carried the ball 14 times for 95 yards and a score.
The Blue Bombers opponent is the home team Roughriders. The Roughriders on the year have done decent and find themselves sitting in second place in the Western Division of the CFL. However, the Roughriders offense is not as good as the Bombers with only 264 points on the year scored, but the defense has given up only 201 points.
The last game out for the Roughriders was a big win as they put in 40 points to help guide them over the Redblacks. Cody Fajardo was the quarterback the Roughriders handed the ball over to as he did really well with 241 yards in the air and a touchdown. When he was not throwing the ball he would hand off on a regular basis to William Powell who carried the ball 11 times for 70 yards and 2 touchdowns.
Recent Betting Trends
- Blue Bombers are 2-5 ATS in their last 7 games in Week 12.
- Roughriders are 4-0 ATS in their last 4 games following a straight up win.
- Under is 10-2 in Blue Bombers last 12 games in Week 12.
- Over is 5-0 in Roughriders last 5 games in September.
This game is sure to be a highlight game for the CFL and potentially a preview of the Western Finals. However, the game is one which will see the Roughriders have some good plays and actually become more of a defensive battle as the Blue Bombers have some issues moving the ball against a defense that is equal to their own. The home field advantage tips this game to the Roughriders, though, as the team brings home a win. Final Score Prediction, Saskatchewan Roughriders win 27-19.