CFL: Home sweet home as Stampeders tame Lions
CALGARY— The Stampeders extended their win streak at home to six in a row this season with a 27-13 win over the B.C. Lions on Saturday.
The Stampeders (10-1-1) haven’t lost a regular-season game at home since 2015 for a run of 16 games without a loss at McMahon Stadium.
Calgary gained more separation atop the West Division, now five points ahead of the Winnipeg Blue Bombers and seven up on the Eskimos. The Lions dropped to 6-6.
Calgary’s Reggie Begelton scored the first touchdown of his CFL career on a 20-yard catch late in the fourth quarter. Marken Michel scored on a 31-yard catch in the first quarter.
Rene Paredes kicked field goals from 27, 42, 17 and 37 yards with punter Rob Maver contributing a 66-yard single in front of an announced 28,176.