Edmonton @ Winnipeg - Thursday, August 17, 2017, 5:30PM ET

Edmonton Eskimos Winnipeg Blue Bombers
7-1, 1st in West Division
Scored 230 points (28.8/g), 5th in the CFL Allowed 202 points (25.3/g), 4th Turnover Differential: -2 (-0.3/g), 5th Strength of Schedule: -3.8, 9th Simple Ranking: -0.3, 6th Expected W-L: 4.7-3.3
6-2, 3rd in West Division
Scored 274 points (34.3/g), 2nd in the CFL Allowed 247 points (30.9/g), 7th Turnover Differential: 5 (0.6/g), 2nd Strength of Schedule: -0.4, 6th Simple Ranking: 3.0, 3rd Expected W-L: 4.6-3.4
Last 5 Games (4-1) Last 5 Games (4-1)
Wk Date Opp Score
9 8/17/2017 boxscore @ WPG L 26-33
8 8/10/2017 boxscore @ ORB W 27-20
7 8/4/2017 boxscore HAM W 33-28
6 7/28/2017 boxscore BC W 37-26
5 7/20/2017 boxscore @ HAM W 31-28
Wk Date Opp Score
9 8/17/2017 boxscore EDM W 33-26
8 8/12/2017 boxscore @ HAM W 39-12
7 8/4/2017 boxscore @ ORB W 33-30
6 7/27/2017 boxscore MTL W 41-40
5 7/21/2017 boxscore @ BC L 42-45
Last 4 Matchups: 2 Edmonton wins, 2 Winnipeg wins, 0 ties
Edmonton Stat Leaders Winnipeg Stat Leaders
Category Player Stats
Passing Mike Reilly 201/282 (71.3%) for 2685 yards with 15 TDs and 5 INTs
Receiving Vidal Hazelton 42 catches for 560 yards with 4 tds
Rushing Travon Van 9 rushes for 51 yards with 0 tds
Tackling Kenny Ladler 43 tackles, 0 sacks, 3 tackles for loss
Takeaways Kenny Ladler 2 forced fumbles, 3 interceptions
Pass defense Kenny Ladler 3 passes defensed, 3 interceptions
Kick offs Hugh O'neill 59.7 yards gross average, 42.2 yards net
Punting Hugh O'neill 47.5 yards gross average, 39.5 yards net
Field goals Sean Whyte 13/14 (92.9%), longest 55 yards
Category Player Stats
Passing Matt Nichols 214/304 (70.4%) for 2422 yards with 14 TDs and 4 INTs
Receiving Darvin Adams 44 catches for 559 yards with 5 tds
Rushing Andrew Harris 50 rushes for 459 yards with 0 tds
Tackling Sam Hurl 34 tackles, 0 sacks, 1 tackles for loss
Takeaways TJ Heath 0 forced fumbles, 4 interceptions
Pass defense TJ Heath 3 passes defensed, 4 interceptions
Kick offs Justin Medlock 65.5 yards gross average, 43.2 yards net
Punting Justin Medlock 43.4 yards gross average, 33.7 yards net
Field goals Justin Medlock 28/35 (80.0%), longest 57 yards
Team Stats and Rankings
Tot Yds & TO Passing Rushing Average Drive
Pts Yds Ply Y/P TO FL 1stPy 1stD Cmp Att Yds TD Int Sk NY/A 1stD Att Yds Y/A TD 1stD #Dr Sc% TO% Start Time Plays Yds Pts
EDM Offense 230 3449 543 6.4 13 6 17 196 201 282 2685 15 5 11 8.9 110 178 764 4.29 8 69 107 40.2% 8.4% Own 34.8 02:22 5.1 32.4 1.8
EDM Off Rank 5 3 4 6 4 6 4 3 4 2 1 1 5 9 4 5 3 2 7 1 2 1 3
WPG Defense 247 3259 522 6.3 17 4 19 181 208 312 2626 14 11 20 7.5 114 123 633 5.15 9 48 112 40.2% 13.4% Own 39.7 02:07 4.7 29.2 1.8
WPG Def Rank 7 5 3 6 4 6 6 4 1 3 5 1 1 6 7 6 8 3 7 4 3 6 8
WPG Offense 230 3277 561 6.0 12 4 27 208 217 309 2460 14 4 20 7.1 111 149 825 5.54 10 70 114 43.9% 8.8% Own 41.3 02:04 4.9 29.7 1.9
WPG Off Rank 2 6 3 2 1 4 6 4 1 5 8 5 2 2 2 4 1 3 3 8 3 4 1
EDM Defense 247 2897 495 6.2 11 4 23 176 185 267 2168 11 7 22 7.0 103 131 737 5.63 7 50 104 39.4% 9.6% Own 40.5 02:08 4.8 29.4 1.7
EDM Def Rank 4 2 8 6 5 2 3 2 4 2 3 3 8 9 6 3 7 8 8 6 6 7 7