Montreal Alouettes vs. Calgary Stampeders - 10/5/19 CFL Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Montreal Alouettes vs. Calgary Stampeders
Saturday, October 5, 2019 at 3:00 PM (Percival Molson Memorial Stadium)
CGY -2.5 Total 51
On Saturday, the Calgary Stampeders travel to play the Montreal Alouettes. Calgary was victorious for the fourth straight game on September 20 with a 23-17 win over Ottawa. Last week the Stampeders had a bye and will be refreshed for Saturday’s game. Bo Levi Mitchell has returned at quarterback for the Stampeders and passed for 342 yards, one TD and two interceptions against Ottawa. Calgary is 9-4 this season.
Calgary’s Bo Levi Mitchell has 1,732 yards passing, 8 touchdowns passes and seven interceptions. Ka’Deem Carey has 422 yards rushing and two touchdowns. Reginald Begelton has caught 72 passes for 1,036 yards and seven touchdowns and Eric Rogers has 65 receptions for 787 yards and eight TDs.
Montreal was defeated by BC 25-23 last Saturday. The Alouettes used backup quarterback Matt Shiltz who did not have a strong day passing the ball but displayed his excellent ability to run as he was able to gain big yardage in the game. Montreal’s offense gained a total of 425 yards in the loss, but the defense could not keep BC from moving down the field late and scoring to win.
Montreal’s Vernon Adams Jr. has thrown for 2,953 yards, 15 touchdowns and eight interceptions. The leading rusher for Montreal is William Stanback with 125 carries for 748 yards and five touchdowns. Eugene Lewis is the leading receiver with 50 receptions for 792 yards and four touchdowns, while DeVier Posey has 43 receptions for 671 yards and two touchdowns.
The Stampeders are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 against opponents with records above. 500
The UNDER has cashed in 7 of Calgary’s last 11
The Alouettes are 13-5 ATS in their last 18 overall
The OVER has cashed in 5 of Montreal’s last 7 played on Saturday
Calgary has not covered any of the last 8 its played in October. The Stampeders have not covered any of the last 5 played in Montreal and have failed to cover 9 of the last 10 overall versus the Alouettes. On the other hand, Montreal has covered the number in 6 of its last 7 versus an opponent playing above .500 and 7 of its last 9 following a straight up loss. Final Score Prediction, Montreal Alouettes win and cover ATS 28-23