Saturday, July 27, 2019

Rider Depth Chart/Game Day Tidbits

--The Riders have won the last four meetings against the Lions 

--The Riders will be trying to accomplish something they have not done in 45 years since 1974 - sweeping the Lions in a Back-to-Back set. Since that sweep on Oct 13-19/74, they have played 9 sets: 4 BC sweeps and 5 splits. The Lions are looking to keep this run going with a win this week. 

--This will be Saskatchewan's first road game in a span of 37 days - back to Week #2

--Charleston Hughes has a 4-game streak with at least one QB Sack and leads the CFL with 8. He has 31 career multi-sack games. 

--In his last four games, Shaq Evans has had 100 plus receiving yards in three of them

-- Derrick Moncrief is on pace to be over the 100-Tackle mark with 30 in the first 5 games (Pace: 108). 

--Going into the week, Saskatchewan was 3rd behind Winnipeg and Hamilton when it comes to offensive touchdowns scored with 15. 

--The Riders offence is averaging 383.4 yds per game which is 3rd in the CFL

--Despite their 1-5 record, BC leads the league in first downs with 130 


Anonymous said...

Sounds like Eguavoen won't be back as he is wowing then in Miami. Have to think Moncrief will be NFL bound next year.

Anonymous said...

Eguavoen is killing it in Florida, he will make the NFL. Moncrief gone too after this year. I really hate the turnstile rosters in CFL, but NFL is king for every player.