Game day

IAN BUSBY -- Calgary Sun

, Last Updated: 12:17 PM ET

EDMONTON ESKIMOS AT CALGARY STAMPEDERS, 3 P.M., TSN, (subject to blackout), QR77

COMING IN:

Calgary is coming off an impressive 46-24 victory over the Winnipeg Blue Bombers Sunday and have won six of seven to become the hottest team in the CFL. Edmonton beat the B.C. Lions 22-19 on a last-second field goal to keep first place in the West Division in sight after winning three straight.

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HEAD-TO-HEAD:

Neither team could use home field to its advantage earlier this season as the Stamps won 16-11 at Commonwealth Stadium, while the Eskimos took the Labour Day Classic 25-23 at McMahon Stadium.

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INJURIES:

* CALGARY -- C Jamie Crysdale (knee).

* EDMONTON -- RB Mike Bradley (knee); DL Rashad Jeanty (hamstring); DB Davis Sanchez (groin); DL Randy Spencer (leg).

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ROSTER MOVES:

* CALGARY -- WR Terrence Wilkins is back as the return man after missing three games with a knee injury and takes the spot of DB Nate Terry (released). QB Jason Gesser has recovered from his ankle injury and takes his spot at No. 2 on the depth chart. QB Josh Harris is a healthy scratch.

* EDMONTON -- DL Cedric Scott takes a spot on the inside of the line in the place of Charles Alston.

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WHO'S HOT:

* CALGARY -- SB Nik Lewis caught four balls for 66 yards and two TDs against the Bombers.

* EDMONTON -- K Sean Fleming has hit 10 straight field goals, including nine in the past two games, plus he kicked a 36-yard winner over the Lions.

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WHO'S NOT:

* CALGARY -- DL Demetrious Maxie has yet to record a QB sack since returning from a broke leg three games ago.

* EDMONTON -- WR Jason Tucker had two catches for 15 yards last week and only 10 catches for 120 yards in the past five games.

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SPECIAL TEAMS:

* CALGARY -- K Sandro DeAngelis has hit on 40-of-52 field goals (2nd in CFL), while P Burke Dales has booted for a 44-yard average (4th).

* EDMONTON -- K Sean Fleming has hit on his last 10 field goals to up his season total to 25-of-35 (71.4%, 6th). Fleming has punted for a 40.1-yard average (8th).

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NOTABLES:

The Stamps are asking fans to donate a new or used jacket to the Salvation Army's coat drive ... Stamps RB Joffrey Reynolds would need 246 yards on the ground to capture the rushing title from Winnipeg's Charles Roberts ... Calgary has the best road record in the league at 6-3 but are only 4-4 at McMahon Stadium, while the Eskimos are 4-4 away from Commonwealth Stadium.


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