Sports Lions turn tables on Edmonton with big 2nd half

09:00  10 august  2018
09:00  10 august  2018 Source:   cbc.ca

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a man wearing a helmet: B.C. Lions quarterback Travis Lulay surpassed 20,000 career passing yards, during the Leos' 31-23 win over the Edmonton Eskimos on Thursday.© Darryl Dyck/Canadian Press B.C. Lions quarterback Travis Lulay surpassed 20,000 career passing yards, during the Leos' 31-23 win over the Edmonton Eskimos on Thursday.

Travon Van's eight-yard touchdown run early in the fourth quarter staked the B.C. Lions to a comeback 31-23 win over the Edmonton Eskimos on Thursday night.

The Lions (3-4) ended their losing skid at two games while handing the Eskimos (5-3) their first loss in four outings.

Van made his first start at running back in place of the injured Jeremiah Johnson. His touchdown gave the Lions an insurmountable 27-20 lead.

It came came one play after defensive lineman Otha Foster forced Edmonton quarterback Mike Reilly to fumble and then recovered the ball himself.

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B.C. quarterback Travis Lulay surpassed 20,000 passing yards for his career as he completed 16 of 29 passes, including one for an eight-yard touchdown toss to Kevin Elliott.

C.J. Gable, bottom, of the Edmonton Eskimos is tackled by Shawn Lemon (9), Jordan Herdman (53) and Davon Coleman of the B.C. Lions.© Darryl Dyck/Canadian Press C.J. Gable, bottom, of the Edmonton Eskimos is tackled by Shawn Lemon (9), Jordan Herdman (53) and Davon Coleman of the B.C. Lions.

The Lions' other points came on Chris Rainey's 79-yard punt return and three field goals, including a career-best 51-yarder, two converts and two punt singles from Long.

Reilly threw two touchdown passes and ran for one score himself.

Nate Behar and Derrel Walker caught Reilly's touchdown passes. Edmonton's other points came from kicker Sean Whyte.

The Eskimos started by moving up the field with ease, following Jamill Smith's opening kick-off return to the B.C. 39-yard line. Reilly opened the scoring with a 10-yard touchdown pass to Behar before the game was four and half minutes old.

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a man with a football ball: D'haquille Williams of the Eskimos is upended by B.C. Lions' Otha Foster III during first half CFL action.© Darryl Dyck/Canadian Press D'haquille Williams of the Eskimos is upended by B.C. Lions' Otha Foster III during first half CFL action.

The Lions got on the scoreboard with 51 seconds left in the first quarter as Long booted a 25-yard field goal. The three-pointer came shortly after Emmanuel Arceneaux caught a shovel pass from Lulay on a reverse play and picked up 39 yards. With the catch, Arceneaux extended his reception streak to 109 games.

Edmonton's successful fake field-goal attempt led to a Reilly one-yard touchdown plunge early in the second quarter. The TD came four plays after backup quarterback Danny O'Brien passed to Almondo Sewell, usually a lineman, for a 16-yard gain off the fake field goal. Whyte's 32-yard convert gave the Eskimos a 14-3 lead.

But a little while later, Rainey returned a punt 79 yards for a B.C. touchdown. After scoring, Rainey climbed some stairs to the stands and presented the ball to his wife Jenn Hillenburg, who had their young children Makari and Makynli in tow. Long's single-point conversion reduced Edmonton's lead to 14-10.

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It looked like the Lions were going to take the lead when Lulay threw a 14-yard touchdown strike to Bryan Burnham. But the TD was nullified by a holding penalty.

On the next play, Korey Jones intercepted a Lulay pass and took the ball 70 yards the other way. Lulay prevented a touchdown with a desperate diving tackle, but his heroics were short-lived. Reilly threw a 15-yard TD pass to Walker on the very next play, and Whyte's missed convert left the Eskimos with a 20-10 half-time lead.

Derel Walker, left, of the Eskimos catches a touchdown as B.C. Lions' T.J. Lee looks on.© Darryl Dyck/Canadian Press Derel Walker, left, of the Eskimos catches a touchdown as B.C. Lions' T.J. Lee looks on.

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