The Winnipeg Blue Bombers and Toronto Argonauts will square off for the CFL championship on Sunday at 6 p.m. ET in Regina. Here are some things to know about the 109th Grey Cup game:
This is the third consecutive Grey Cup appearance for the Blue Bombers, who won in 2021 and 2019. There was no game in 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Winnipeg punched its ticket to the big game with a 29-20 win in the Western Final over the BC Lions. QB Zach Collaros threw for 178 yards with a touchdown and an interception, while Brady Oliveira rushed for 130.
On the opposing side are the Argonauts, who defeated the Montreal Alouettes 34-27 in the Eastern Final. In the team’s win, QB McLeod Bethel-Thompson threw for 299 yards and two touchdowns.
Toronto hopes to earn its first Grey Cup since 2017, while Winnipeg hopes to become the first club in 42 years to three-peat as CFL champions.
When is the 2022 Grey Cup?
- Date: Sunday, Nov. 20
- Kickoff time: 6 p.m. ET
The 2022 Grey Cup will kick off at approximately 6 p.m. ET on Sunday, Nov 20.
The weather, according to weather.com, is expected to be -18 degrees Celcius or 0 degrees Fahrenheit. There’s a 19 percent chance of snow, and there are expected to be winds between15 to 25 km/h.
Where is the 2022 Grey Cup?
- City: Regina, Sask.
- Stadium: Mosaic Stadium
The 2022 Grey Cup will be held at Mosaic Stadium, the home of the Saskatchewan Roughriders. It will be the first time the Grey Cup is held at Mosaic Stadium.
Regina has hosted the Grey Cup on three previous occasions, in 1995, 2003, and 2013 at Taylor Field. Taylor Field served as the home for the Roughriders from 1936-2016. It was closed in 2016 and demolished in 2017.
How to watch the 2022 Grey Cup on TV and live stream
- TV networks: TSN, ESPN2
- Streaming: fubo TV | ESPN+, CFL Game Pass | TSN Direct
CFL fans who want to watch the 2022 Grey Cup on traditional cable can catch the game on TSN in Canada. In the United States, the Grey Cup will be broadcast on ESPN2.
The best streaming option for cord-cutters in the US is fubo TV, which offers a free seven-day trial.
You can stream the game on TSN Direct, the CFL Game Pass, and ESPN+ in the appropriate markets.