106TH GREY CUP PLAYOFF SCENARIOS - WEEK 20

106TH GREY CUP PLAYOFF SCENARIOS - WEEK 20

Sunday, October 21, 2018 — TORONTO (October 21, 2018) -- Below are the 106th Grey Cup playoff scenarios for Week 20:

WEST DIVISION

Calgary Win OR Tie OR Saskatchewan Loss OR Tie = Calgary clinches first place in the West Division and will host the Western Final on November 18

Saskatchewan Win OR Tie = Saskatchewan secures a home playoff date

Winnipeg Win OR Tie = Winnipeg clinches the final playoff berth and Edmonton is eliminated from playoff contention

Winnipeg Win + BC Loss = Winnipeg finishes third and BC becomes the crossover team

EAST DIVISION

Ottawa Win OR Tie = Ottawa clinches first place in the East Division and will host the Eastern Final on November 18

CROSSOVER

A West Division team will crossover to the East Division for the third consecutive season

CLINCHED:

  • Calgary Stampeders clinched a home playoff date
  • Saskatchewan Roughriders have clinched a playoff berth
  • Ottawa REDBLACKS clinched a home playoff date
  • Hamilton Tiger-Cats clinched a home playoff date
  • BC Lions clinched a playoff berth

ELIMINATED:

  • Montreal Alouettes
  • Toronto Argonauts

NOTES

  • Edmonton needs Winnipeg to lose to Calgary this week in order to remain in contention.
  • If Edmonton qualifies for the playoffs it will be as a crossover team only.
  • In order for the BC Lions to win the season series outright with Saskatchewan Roughriders they must win by 4+ points.
  • If BC and Saskatchewan tie the season series (BC wins by 3 points on Saturday) the outcome of the tie-breaker is yet to be determined.
Lucas Barrett Manager, Communications & Public Affairs at Canadian Football League