Thursday Night Football is back! But instead of the National Football League we’ve got the Canadian Football League.

 

I know, life’s not fair. Though for football junkies, wagering on the NFL’s Canadian cousin sure beats betting the World Cup.

The 2018 CFL season kicks off with the Winnipeg Blue Bombers hosting the Edmonton Eskimos on Thursday night (8:30 p.m. ET). The Eskies opened as 6-point road favorites. The line has moved to Edmonton -7. Should bettors follow the line movement in the CFL opener?

 

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John E. Sokolowski-USA TODAY Sports. Pictured: Edmonton Eskimos quarterback Mike Reilly