Context

Week 5 in the CFL features a matchup of West Division rivals. The B.C. Lions (3-1) host the Winnipeg Blue Bombers (2-1) on Friday night. The total for the game opened at 56.5. The game is expected to be high scoring but should you bet the OVER or UNDER?

Since 2005, there has been value (54.6% win rate) betting the UNDER in all CFL games. The return on investment increases the higher the total.

UnderWin RateROI
Less than 50 49.7%-3.2%
50 or more57.3%12.0%
55 or more60.3%16.7%

Points will be scored Friday but there is value betting the UNDER.

Trend

CFL Home Faves OU

This Pro System has gone 244-170 (58.9%) on the UNDER, +62.8 units since 2005.

Our Pick

Whether it’s the NFL or the CFL, bettors like to cheer for points to be scored. At the time of publication more than 70% of tickets are on the OVER. Be contrarian and bet the UNDER on Friday night.