Blue Bombers at Eskimos 11/3/18 - CFL Picks & Predictions
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Winnipeg Blue Bombers vs. Edmonton Eskimos
CFL: 4:00 PM EST
Nov. 03, 2018
Latest Odds : EDM -5 Total 55
Following a victory over Calgary which has put them firmly in the CFL Playoffs, the Winnipeg Blue Bombers (10-7) travel to Edmonton to battle the struggling Eskimos. With the B.C. Lions breathing down their necks for seeding, the Blue Bombers can ill afford to take Edmonton lightly.
Matt Nichols quarterbacks the Blue Bombers and has thrown for 3146 yards, 18 touchdowns, and 13 interceptions this season. Darvin Adams has had an outstanding season as a receiver for the Blue Bombers and has 61 receptions for 1028 yards and 10 touchdowns. Andrew Harris has put up his typical outstanding numbers for the Blue Bombers and has ran the ball 237 yards for 1355 yards and 8 touchdowns this season.
At 8-9, the Edmonton Eskimos will miss the playoffs for the first time in several seasons. Trying to recover from a promising year that quickly went downhill, the Eskimos play host to the Winnipeg Blue Bombers and look to build for 2019.
Mike Reilly quarterbacks the Eskimos and has thrown for 5242 yards, 29 touchdowns and 17 interceptions this season. D'haquille Williams is the leading receiver for the Eskimos and has 85 receptions for 1534 yards and 10 touchdowns this year. CJ Gable is looking to crack the 1,000 yard mark in Game 20 and has ran for 951 yards and 5 touchdowns this year.
Recent Betting Trends:
Blue Bombers are 5-0-1 ATS in their last 6 games following a ATS win.
Eskimos are 4-1-1 ATS in their last 6 games in November.
Over is 17-8 in Blue Bombers last 25 vs. West.
Under is 4-0 in Eskimos last 4 games following a ATS loss.
Free Betting Pick: Edmonton Eskimos -5
The Eskimo are going to be playing strong on the day and this is going to make a difference for the team that has missed the playoffs. The Eskimos even have Reilly who will be looking to play strong in the game and add onto his yardage total on the season. Final Score Prediction, Edmonton Eskimos win and cover ATS 42-35.