CFL Betting Odds & Ends – Week 8

In the last couple of weeks, we've fallen off a bit. We're looking for a big week to bounce back, so let's get right into it! Alouettes @ Tiger-Cats - Second Place on the Line Hamilton is favoured, giving Montreal three at Tim Horton's field in the Steel City. I'm taking Hamilton at home, but… Continue reading CFL Betting Odds & Ends – Week 8

CFL Betting Odds & Ends – Week 7

Well, if you handicap football for long enough -- and I have been doing it for over 50 years -- you know that you will see some odd weeks. Last week was one of them. It was our first losing weekend this season, as a couple of late interceptions by the Argo defence, one a pick-six,… Continue reading CFL Betting Odds & Ends – Week 7

CFL Betting Odds & Ends: Week 6

Phew! That was close. The three-game set for week five saw our Odds & Ends picks facing their possible first losing week. Fortunately, the Saturday Game pulled us through on the over with an avalanche of points. We are sitting at 13-6 on the season with the Pick of the Week at 5-0. You can't lose dough when… Continue reading CFL Betting Odds & Ends: Week 6

CFL Betting Odds & Ends: Week 5

It looked for a while like we were going to have our first perfect week, but we were foiled by a late scoring drive by the Toronto Argonauts in their game against the Winnipeg Blue Bombers, as they covered the 4.5-point opening line. Still, sitting at 11-5 after four weeks, and 4-0 on the Play of… Continue reading CFL Betting Odds & Ends: Week 5

CFL Betting Odds & Ends: Week 3

Well, we are through two weeks, so before we move on to week three picks, let's have a little recap. I make one pick for every CFL game based on the three-major game bets (over/under, money line, and "against the spread"). I also choose one of these as  the "play of the week." So, if… Continue reading CFL Betting Odds & Ends: Week 3

Beating the Odds: Some Thoughts on the 2022 CFL Futures Markets

With the league's deal with the players association locked in, let's take a peek at plays from the sportsbooks relative to the upcoming CFL season. We recently put out a piece featuring each team's odds for games to be won in the upcoming season. In the East, I think the teams that are most likely… Continue reading Beating the Odds: Some Thoughts on the 2022 CFL Futures Markets