Terry Williams helped the Stampeders of & # 39; Calgary end the misery of the Cup Team Cup.
Williams had a record & # 39; point & # 39; return & # 39; 97 conflicting touchdowns on Sunday night at Commonwealth Stadium slipping from Thursday night to lead Calgary past of & # 39; Redblacks Ottawa 27-16 in the Gray Cup 106.
Calgary finally won the CFL title in his third straight appearance; Stampeders lost 39-33 in overtime to Ottawa in 2016 before declining the 27-24 decision last year to the Argonauts of & # 39; Toronto. It is the eighth Gray Cup franchise and its first since 2014.
Calebar quarterback Bo Levi Mitchell – the most outstanding player & # 39; CFL this season after ttejba best 35 league TDs – was the MVP game with & # 39; two passes & # 39; touchdown but also two interceptions. The recipient & # 39; Stampeders Lemar Durant was named as the outstanding Canadian b & # 39; four & # 39; 30 yard TD catch and run and & # 39; 22 yard.
Ottawa – in its third Gray Cup in & # 39; four & # 39; years – appeared to score on acrobatic grab a one-Handed & # 39; Greg Ellingson fourth & # 39; quarter but replays showed the ball hit the turf. The Redblacks ended up turning the ball over the decline in the seven line & # 39; & # 39 yards; Calgary b & # 39; a little more than eight minutes.
After Ottawa again & # 39; started the ball again & # 39; other, Jamar Wall and Tre Roberson of & # 39; Calgary followed by & # 39; interceptions on consecutive possessions & # 39; Redblacks. The choice of & # 39; & # 39 Roberson came with; 1:22 to play.
The Calgary players will receive a share of the winner & # 39; $ 16,000 while Redblacks get $ 8,000 each.
The conditions of the place take center stage
Commonwealth Stadium Gathering & # 39; 55 819 sees the opening kickoff in & # 39; & # 39 conditions; 1 C with wind & # 39; 11 kilometers an hour. But the area in & # 39; Edmonton proved the history of the game.
On Saturday, several Calgary players said that was hard and slippery turf and shoes were important. During the warmup of & # 39; before the game, many Stampeders used shoes which short traditional turf peaks or those with & # 39; flat surface of rubber.
The head coach & # 39; Ottawa, Rick Campbell, delete the camp conditions.
"It's good, is what it is," he said before the game. "It's the CFL."
But there has been a problem. It was clear b & # 39; & # 39 clear manner; 38 seconds remaining & # 39; in the first quarter when Williams played both ends of the legs underneath him while returning purpose & # 39; 47 yard & # 39; Lewis Ward attempted to try.
Rene Paredes put Calgary ahead of & # 39; 27-14 b & # 39; angle & # 39; 29-yard in 2: 54 of the fourth & # 39 ;. Was stopped by the recovery of & # 39; Wynton McManis of denunciation & # 39; Diontae Spencer point in Ottawa on return line & # 39; 25 yards.
Calgary took fourth & # 39; principal place 24-14 thanks to a view of the field & # 39; 34 yard of & # 39; Paredes 11: 24 of the third. It was after boot 41 of the Roses yard at 7: 56.
Don Jackson had another TD of & # 39; Calgary. Paredes started converters and two goals on the ground.
Julian Feoli-Gudino had touchdown of & # 39; Ottawa. Jean-Christophe Beaulieu added conversion b & # 39; two points while Ward started two objectives on the ground.
Return & # 39; setting records TD
Williams provided the best role & # 39; the first half, the return of Cup & # 39; 97 Cup yard TD in the Gray & # 39; 14: 59 of the second. After he got the ball, Williams almost dropped the heading upfield but defender & # 39; Ottawa involved with a sliding blocker, allowing Williams to meet & # 39; with the open field, then run the western Sierra Richie to put Calgary ahead 21-11.
Williams provided the entertainment factor f & # 39; half the otherwise sloppy opening. Both teams combined for four & # 39; changes – three options and fumble – plus & # 39; eight points and some bad drops.
Mitchell was 14 of 21 passing for 182 yards and two TDs b & # 39; two interceptions. Redblacks quarterback Trevor Harris never seemed to be any rhythm although he had time to look & # 39; below, and ended up 8 to 17 pass for 132 yards in b & # 39; device & # 39; touchdown and interception.
The most consistent offensive weapon & # 39; Ottawa was William Powell, who ran nine & # 39; 58 yard times while bringing the sport of neon orange shoes before changing to white ones at the last minute. But the key second CFL rush shoot also had valuable in Calgary 28 second to end the threat & # 39; & # 39 score; Redblacks team turned to 14-3.
Ottawa attracted to five f & # 39; 14-9 on the TD strike & # 39; 55 yard & # 39; Harris at 12: 45 to Feoli-Gudino, who broke both treated after the catch. Harris then found Beaulieu on conversion b & # 39; two points.
Mitchell put Calgary ahead 14-3 at TD strike of & # 39; 17 yard Durant at 6: 50. It has been two games after Durant dropped & # 39; step wide screen & # 39; open.