|Game||Winnipeg Blue Bombers vs Calgary Stampeders|
|Date & Time||Thursday August 8, 2019, 8:30 PM (EDT)|
WPG -8 Total 48.5
The Stampeders were playing at home in their last game, but it was more of a battle than what the team expected. The Stampeders ended up beating the Eskimos in the game by a 6 point margin, but it was not until the second half of the game before the Stampeders were able to make the break thru in the game and finally managed to lock the game down.
The Stampeders were lucky that Nick Arbuckle was able to throw the ball around the field rather easily. He ended up getting a total of 189 yards, a touchdown, but also threw a pick as well. Romar Morris ended up carrying the ball 9 times for a total of 14 yards on the day.
The Blue Bombers are coming into this game after a heartbreaking loss to Toronto. The game was in Toronto, which did not help the Blue Bombers out, but it was the fact that the loss was by a single point that was the heart breaking part. What is even worse is the Blue Bombers were outscored in the 4th quarter by a single point in the game.
Matt Nichols did not have his best game on the year with 169 yards and a touchdown in the game. The rushing attack for the Blue Bombers was led by Andrew Harris who carried the ball 15 times for 152 yards and a couple of touchdowns in the game.
Recent Betting Trends
Stampeders are 2-5 ATS in their last 7 games overall.
Blue Bombers are 6-0 ATS in their last 6 home games.
Under is 9-3 in Stampeders last 12 games in August.
Under is 7-0 in Blue Bombers last 7 vs. a team with a winning record.
The Stampeders did not have their best game in the last outing, but they did play better than what the Blue Bombers did in their last game. The Stampeders offense, though, struggled in the game and that is what will cost the Stampeders in this game as the Blue Bombers offense has been very consistent. Final Score Prediction, Winnipeg Blue Bombers win, but fail to cover ATS 27-24.