The Hamilton Tiger-Cats will play host to the BC Lions at Tim Hortons Field in the CFL on the evening of Saturday August 10.
The Tiger-Cats are looking for the win after splitting their last four games and should feel confident as the Tiger-Cats have won all four home games this season.
Jeremiah Masoli has completed 71.4 percent of his passes for 1,576 yards, nine touchdowns and seven interceptions. Masoli has at least one touchdown pass in 17 of his last 20 games.Brandon Banks and Bralon Addison have combined for 920 receiving yards and six touchdowns, while Jaelon Acklin has 17 receptions.
The BC Lions come here on a three-game losing streak and have lost three of their last four road games.
Mike Reilly has completed 66.5 percent of his passes for 1,668 yards, six touchdowns and six interceptions. Reilly has at least one touchdown pass in 21 of his last 25 games. Bryan Burnham and Lemar Durant have combined for 826 receiving yards and four touchdowns, while Duron Carter s 32 receptions.
Flipping the script: Lions look to get back in win column against Ticats: Following a bye week, the BC Lions come into action looking to avoid their fourth straight loss when they take on the Hamilton Tiger-Cats. https://t.co/nfH1ikiD2D via @CFL #CFL pic.twitter.com/g48vlj3zc2— CFL Headlines (@CFL_Headlines) August 6, 2019
Hamilton Tiger-Cats vs BC Lions Betting Lines & Pick
In terms of CFL bet predictions for this game, it’s worth bearing in mind that the Tiger-Cats have won the last two games against the BC Lions by an average of 35 points.
There are a couple of positives to note for the BC Lions. One is that Hamilton quarterback Jeremiah Masoli will miss the remainder of the 2019 season with a torn anterior cruciate ligament in his left knee and the other is that the BC Lions are coming off a bye week.
Unfortunately just about everything else points to what should be a convincing win for the HamiltonTiger-Cats here.
In summary, Hamilton has to be the betting pick in this game. Even with a -12.5 Point Spread, the Tiger-Cats still look worth backing at -105 (1.95) with Sports Interaction. The betting line on the BC Lions +12.5 is -115 (1.87).
CFL Pick: Points Spread – Hamilton Tiger-Cats -12.5pts @ -105 (1.95) with Sports Interaction