The Lions travel east to kick off the 2011 season against the defending Grey Cup champion Alouettes, the usual packed house at Molson Stadium set to honour their champs at the teams home opening night.
Below you can find information about the game, both previews and game reviews as well as other items of note from both CFL.ca and other sources.
Game Time 7:30 PM at Molson Stadium (TSN)
Vancouver Province-- Simon shows better than he tells
Vancouver Sun-- Lions-Alouettes: Players to watch, three themes to the game
Globe and Mail-- Calvillo eyes passing record as CFL season kicks off
National Post-- Is Calvillo the best quarterback ever?
Quick Snaps Montreal Alouettes
Quick Snaps BC Lions
Montreal 30, British Columbia 26
Globe and Mail-- Alouettes down Lions in CFL opener
Vancouver Province-- Leos tame in 30-26 loss to Montreal
Vancouver Sun-- BC Lions rally comes up short in loss to Alouettes
National Post-- Calvillo, Alouettes outlast Lions
Canada.com-- Alouettes hold off Lions to open CFL season