Tiger-Cats vs. Stampeders: October 3, 2009
Tiger-Cats gameday is here once again. And so the time to post the thread for posting about the game as it's happening has come. So I'll get it started off once again, as it seems I'm expected to get these threads started off. Here we go.
WHAT – Tiger-Cats Gameday: Tiger-Cats vs. Stampeders.
WHO - The Hamilton Tiger-Cats and the Calgary Stampeders.
WHY – To see if the Ticats will leave the spies four points behind them in the standings, and get their first win away from IWS since week 2.
WHERE - McMahon Stadium in Calgary, Alberta.
WHEN - Saturday, October 3rd, 2009, at 7:00 p.m. EDT.
HOW - Radio: CHML (900 kHz AM) or Y108 (107.9 MHz FM) broadcasting from Hamilton.
Click here to view CFL.ca's live scoreboard for recent games. You can click the link to view this game's scoreboard whenever it becomes available, which will likely be just after the opening kickoff.
Click here to view this video. Because it is a cool video that's appropriate for gameday.
Click here to view the game preview on Ticats TV. There was emphasis on the defensive line this time.
Click here for today's weather forecast. At the time I'm posting this, there is an 80% probability of precipitation this evening and it is mixed precipitation that is expected. There is expected to be 2-4mm of rain and less than 1 cm of snow. Winds of 15 km/h are expected. And at time this was posted, it was expected that the temperature will be about 2 degrees Celsius, but it will feel like -2 degrees with the wind.
I have said before that the teams from Alberta have not been doing well at IWS lately. Too bad the Ticats can't seem to do well in Alberta. They have not won away from IWS since their first win this year in BC. That has to change. When the Ticats beat the Stamps two weeks ago, many said the Stamps simply did not play well. There may be some truth to that, but the Ticats still have work to do in earning respect. And it is important to get the two points to stay ahead of the Spies, so I say...