|2012 Grey Cup Opening Odds to Win - Hamilton Tiger-Cats Favored|
|Written by Anthony Rome|
|Monday, 21 May 2012 08:00|
(The Spread) - The 100th Grey Cup will be played on November 25, 2012 at the Rogers Centre in Toronto, Ontario. Let's take a look at the opening odds for this year's Grey Cup.
According to oddsmakers, the Hamilton Tiger-Cats are favored to win the Grey Cup at 4/1. The B.C. Lions have the next best odds at 9/2 while the Calgary Stampeders and Winnipeg Blue Bombers are 5/1, respectively.
The B.C. Lions are the current champions after beating the Winnipeg Blue Bombers 34-23 last November. It was the Lions' sixth Grey Cup victory in the history of team and it snapped a two-year Grey Cup streak of the Montreal Alouettes.
Speaking of the Alouettes, they're 11/2 to win the 2012 Grey Cup while the Toronto Argonauts are 13/2. The Edmonto Eskimos are 8/1 and the Saskatchewan Roughriders are the current long shots at 9/1.
The Alouettes have won two of the last three Grey Cups while the Lions have won two championships in the last six years. The Stampeders won their sixth title in 2008 while the Roughriders won their third championship in 2007.