Redblacks at Argonauts 8/2/18 - CFL Picks & Predictions
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Ottawa Redblacks vs. Toronto Argonauts
CFL: 7:00 PM EST
Aug. 02, 2018
Latest Odds : OTT -4 Total 48.5
Off to solid 4-2 start to the season, the Ottawa RedBlacks travel to Toronto to battle the Argonauts. After a rough 2017 season, the Redblacks are off to a positive start in 2018.
Trevor Harris has been outstanding at quarterback for the Redblacks and has thrown for 1506 yards, 6 touchdowns, and 4 interceptions on the year. Brad Sinopoli is once again having a strong season for the RedBlacks and has 45 receptions for 552 yards and 2 touchdowns. Greg Ellingson is an additional player to watch for Ottawa and has 29 receptions for 347 yards and 1 touchdown on the year.
Struggling at 1-5, the Toronto Argonauts play host to the Ottawa Redblacks and are in desperate need of a win. The defending Grey Cup Champions are currently on pace to finish with one of the worst records in the entire league.
James Franklin has been inconsistent at quarterback for the Argonauts while filling in for the injured Ricky Ray and has thrown for 967 yards, 2 touchdowns, and 6 interceptions on the year. S.J. Green is Franklins top target and while he has struggled to maintain last year’s record setting pace he has still managed to catch 28 passes for 285 yards. James Wilder Jr. is an additional player to watch for the Argonauts and has 66 carries for 301 yards and 3 touchdowns.
Recent Betting Trends:
RedBlacks are 4-1 ATS vs. a team with a losing record.
Argonauts are 7-16 ATS in their last 23 games following a ATS loss.
Under is 4-1 in RedBlacks last 5 Thursday games.
Under is 4-0 in Argonauts last 4 vs. a team with a winning record.
Free Betting Pick: Ottawa Redblacks -4.5
Hard to believe this line as Ottawa is just in different class than the struggling Toronto bunch. Last two games Toronto has lost by 26 and 18 points - it's third straight loss this week as Ottawa rolls in blowout. Final Score Prediction, Ottawa Redblacks win and cover ATS 26-15.