(The Spread) – Who is favored in the big tilt between Edmonton and Montreal this Thursday? Check out Week 7 odds for the CFL.
Oddsmakers have installed the Montreal Alouettes as 6.5-point home favorites over the Edmonton Eskimos this Thursday at 7:30PM ET. The Eskimos had their previously undefeated streak come to an end last week in Winnipeg when the Blue Bombers defeated them, 28-16. The Alouettes had lost two in a row before beating Toronto 36-23 last week on the road.
On Friday night, the Saskatchewan Roughriders will play host to the Calgary Stampeders at 9:00PM ET. The Roughriders are 3.5-point home underdogs and the over/under total is currently sitting at 49 points. Calgary is coming off back-to-back wins, while Saskatchewan’s only victory can two weeks ago in Montreal. They lost 24-11 last week to the BC Lions.
On Saturday the Hamilton Tiger-Cats are 7.5-point favorites over the Toronto Argonauts at 7:00PM ET. The Tiger-Cats come into the game with a 3-3 record while the Argonauts have struggled mightily this season, posting just one victory in their first six games.
The final matchup in Week 7 will come at 10:00PM ET on Saturday when the BC Lions host the Winnipeg Blue Bombers. Despite their 1-5 record, the Lions are actually 1.5-point favorites over the 5-1 Blue Bombers, while the over/under total is 49.5. BC notched its first victory of the season last week against lowly Saskatchewan.
2011 CFL Week 7 Point Spreads & Over/Unders
Edmonton +6.5 (54.5)
Calgary –3.5 (49)
Toronto +7.5 (50)
Winnipeg +1.5 (49.5)
BC Lions –1.5