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Alouettes vs Tiger-Cats Final: 23-20 - Recap

Vernon Adams Jr. passed for 2 TDs and 209 yards in leading Montreal to a 23-20 win over Hamilton on Saturday at Tim Hortons Field.

Bettors who backed the Alouettes were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as an underdog of +3.5 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 49.5.

Vernon Adams Jr. completed 17 of 26 pass attempts for 209 yards and 2 TDs for the Alouettes in the win.

Sean Thomas-Erlington rushed for 26 yards for Hamilton, while Jeremiah Masoli added 17 yards. Jeremiah Masoli threw for 223 yards for the Tiger-Cats, while receivers Steven Dunbar Jr. and Bralon Addison had 75 and 73 yards respectively.

Hamilton lost the offensive yardage battle to Montreal 421-276 yards in Saturday's game. Montreal had more first downs as that total ended up 18-16.

Hamilton lost the time of possession battle 31:53-28:07, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.

Next game, Montreal takes its act home to face Ottawa looking for another win. For Hamilton, they head home to face Toronto.