Gray Cup 2022 Odds, Line: Winnipeg Blue Bombers vs. Toronto Argonauts Picks, Predictions by Designated Experts

The Canadian Football League will crown their champions on Sunday when the Winnipeg Blue Bombers and Toronto Argonauts clash in the 2022 Gray Cup at Mosaic Stadium in Regina, Saskatchewan. The Blue Bombers (16-3) are the two-time defending champions, having won the Gray Cup in 2019 and 21. (There was no 2020 season due to the COVID-19 pandemic.) They possess the best record in the CFL. Meanwhile, the Argonauts (12-7) have won more Gray Cups (17) than any other franchise. They won the East Division that season by two games over Montreal.

Kickoff is at 6 p.m. ET. Winnipeg is a 5.5-point favorite in Caesars Sportsbook’s latest Blue Bombers vs. Argonauts odds, while the over/under for the overall score is 48. Before you do any Argonauts vs. Blue Bombers tips or Gray Cup 2022 predictions, you have to do something to see what SportsLine’s Emory Hunt has to say.

Hunt is the founder and CEO of Football Gameplan, which has provided analysis of all levels of football since 2007, and is a former running back at Louisiana-Lafayette. He knows the game from a player’s point of view.

Now, Hunt has analyzed Gray Cup 2022 from every possible angle and made his best bets on Blue Bombers vs Argonauts. You can go to SportsLine to see his selection. Here are several betting lines for Argonauts vs. Blue Bombers:

  • Spread between Winnipeg and Toronto: Blue Bombers -5.5
  • Winnipeg vs. Toronto Over/Under: 48 points
  • Winnipeg vs Toronto payline: Blue Bombers -240, Argonauts +200
  • WINNING: Zach Collaros led the CFL in touchdown passes (37).
  • TOR: The Argonauts ranked second in the league in passing yards per game (279).
  • Winnipeg vs. Toronto picks: See picks at SportsLine

Why the Blue Bombers can cover

Winnipeg has the best player in the league in quarterback Zach Collaros. Collaros, 34, led the CFL in touchdown passes (37) and finished second in passing (career-best 4,183 yards) while completing 305 of 436 passes. On Thursday, he was named the league’s most outstanding player for the second year in a row.

The Blue Bombers also have the best defense in the league. Winnipeg leads the CFL in goal defense (20.6 points per game) and total defense (327 yards per game). In last week’s West Division Finals, the Blue Bombers held the BC Lions to 28 rushing yards (2.5 yards per carry average).

Why the Argonauts can cover

Toronto has one of the best passing offenses in the league. Led by quarterback McLeod Bethel-Thompson, Toronto is averaging 279 passing yards per game, ranking second in the CFL. In the East Division’s win against Montreal last week, the Argonauts passed for 345 yards and three touchdowns.

Additionally, Toronto has a track record in the Gray Cup. In addition to owning a record 17 Gray Cup wins, the Argonauts have won their last six appearances in championship play. They haven’t lost in the Gray Cup since the Edmonton fall in 1987. Here’s a look at which side you should be on.

How to Make 2022 Gray Cup Picks

Hunt analyzed this matchup and while we can tell you he’s leaning under the total, he’s discovered a crucial X-factor that makes one side of the spread a must. He only shares it at SportsLine.

Who will win the Gray Cup 2022? And what critical factor makes one side of the spread a must-back? Visit SportsLine now to see which side of the Blue Bombers vs Argonauts distribution you should jump to.