Edmonton Elks vs BC Lions
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Edmonton Elks vs BC Lions will be in Vancouver as Week 9 in CFL wraps up on Saturday. Here we look closely at the preview, prediction, start time, and how to watch the game on TV and Live Stream.

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🇨🇦 Competition: CFL 2022 Week 9

🏈 Fixture: Edmonton Elks vs BC Lions

🗓 Date: Saturday, 6 August 2022

🕖 Time: 10:00 pm ET

🏟 Venue: BC Place, Vancouver, BC

📺 TV and Stream: TSN, ESPN+

Edmonton Elks vs BC Lions Start Time and Venue

The match will be held on Saturday, 6 August 2022, at 10:00 pm ET. The Lions will host the game at BC Place, Vancouver, BC.

Match Preview

BC Lions started showing their attacking prowess this season in Week 1 against the Elks with a massive victory. They thrashed Edmonton by 59-15 points. BC Lions are the second-best side this season with a 5-1 record. Their only defeat came against the reigning Grey Cup champions and this season’s 9-0 Blue Bombers. The Lions are coming off a 17-12 win against the Ticats and a 17-32 win against the Riders in Week 8.

On the other hand, the Elks are on a 2-5 record. Both of their wins came against the East teams Ticats and Alouettes. They lost 6-49 against the Stampeders in Week 5 and 10-24 against Blue Bombers in Week 7.

Key Injuries

Elks:

Tre Ford QB (Questionable), Kai Locksley QB (Questionable), Daniel Ross DL (Questionable), Aaron Grymes DB (Questionable), Gavin Cobb WR (Questionable), Derel Walker WR (Questionable), Charles Nelson WR (Questionable), Tomas Jack-Kurdyla OL (Questionable), Kony Ealy DB (Questionable)

Lions:

Bryan Burnham WR (Questionable), Steven Richardson DL (Questionable), David Knevel OL (Questionable), Delvin Breaux DB (Questionable), Woody Baron DL (Questionable), Tyneil Cooper DB (Out), Noah Zerr OL (Questionable)

Odds

The oddsmakers are expecting another big win for the Lions. According to Bet Victor, the Lions are 9.5-point home favorites. They have installed Edmonton Elks as +11.5.

According to Bet Victor, BC Lions are -400 home favorites. It means you can bet $400 to win $100 for a Lions’ win. The Elks are +393 at the pinnacle.

The odds are subject to change.

Prediction

The two teams met in Week 1 this season when the Lions thrashed the Elks by 59-15 points. BC Lions are on a 5-1 record. Their only defeat came against the reigning Grey Cup champions and this season’s 9-0 Blue Bombers.

BC Lions won 17-32 against the Roughriders last week. The Lions’ QB Nathan Rourke had a terrific game who completed 27 of 33 for 336 yards and made two touchdowns.

On the other hand, the Elks are on a 2-5 record. Edmonton Elks have the worst record in the league in conceding 34.9 average points per game. On the other hand, the Lions are the best scoring side with 34.7 average points per game. We predict another big win for the home side Lions. BC Lions -11.

How to Watch Elks Lions vs on TV and Live Stream

You can watch Edmonton Elks vs BC Lions live on TV via TSN in Canada. The game will be available to watch in the United States via live stream on ESPN+, starting from 10:00 pm ET.

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