Calgary Stampeders extend perfect record to 7-0 with 27-18 win over B.C. Lions

CALGARY — The Calgary Stampeders opened a CFL season 7-0 for the first time since 1995 with a 27-18 win over the B.C. Lions on Saturday.

Stampeders quarterback Bo Levi Mitchell threw for 370 yards, including a 53-yard touchdown pass to Kamar Jorden.

Calgary backup quarterback Nick Arbuckle scored a pair of touchdowns on one-yard carries. Rene Paredes kicked a 44-yard field goal for the hosts.

Jeremiah Johnson scored a rushing touchdown and Bryan Burnham had a touchdown catch for the Lions, who fell to 2-4.

Ty Long kicked a 40-yard field goal for B.C.

The Canadian Press

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