Montreal Alouettes vs. Hamilton Tiger-Cats
Saturday, October 26, 2019 at 12:00 PM (Percival Molson Memorial Stadium)
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The Hamilton Tiger-Cats are set to visit Percival Molson Memorial Stadium in Montreal, Canada for a Week 20 clash against the Montreal Alouettes. The Hamilton Tiger-Cats come into this matchup with a 13-3 record, and they will be looking to continue their success after winning their recent home game against the Ottawa RedBlacks, 33-12. QB Dane Evans had a big game through the air for Hamilton as he connected on 32 of his 41 pass attempts for 452 yards, 1 TD, and 1 interception. WR Brandon Banks was the top target for Evans and the Tiger-Cats as he hauled in 7 catches for 116 yards and a TD.
The Hamilton Tiger-Cats were very good on the defensive side of the ball against the Ottawa RedBlacks as they held them to 12 points and to a total of 141 yards of offense. LB Simoni Lawrence led the way for the Hamilton defense as he contributed 8 tackles while recovering a fumble. DT Ted Laurent and DL Dylan Wynn were able to record the lone sacks of the game for the Tiger-Cats.
The Montreal Alouettes come into this matchup with a 9-7 record, and they will be looking to continue their success after winning their recent home game against the Toronto Argonauts, 27-24. QB Vernon Adams Jr. had a big game through the air for the Alouettes as he connected on 16 of his 23 pass attempts for 249 yards and 3 TDs. WR DeVier Possey was the top target for Adams Jr. and Montreal as he hauled in 4 catches for 88 yards and a TD.
The Montreal Alouettes struggled on the defensive side of the ball against the Toronto Argonauts as they allowed them to score 24 points and rack up a total of 392 yards of offense. DB Tommie Campbell and LB Henoc Muamba led the way for the Montreal defense as they each contributed 14 tackles. DL Antonio Simmons and DL Ja’Von Rolland-Jones were able to record the lone sacks of the game for the Alouettes.
The Hamilton Tiger-Cats are currently the best team in the CFL, and a huge reason for that is their success on both sides of the ball as they rank 1st in team scoring (25.8 PPG) and 1st in points allowed (4.9 PPG). The Tiger-Cats have a good QB in Dane Evans, but the majority of his success can be accredited to his WRs as Brandon Banks and Bralon Addison both have over 1000 yards and 7 TDs. The Alouettes will look to make this a high-scoring game as they have the offense to do so, but Hamilton is too talented on both sides of the ball to let this game slip.