Photos: Stormy Eskimos game

 

The Edmonton Eskimos and the B.C. Lions had a wet and wild CFL matchup at Commonwealth Stadium in Edmonton on Saturday, July 13, 2013. And let’s not forget the fans who had it just as rough trying to stay warm, dry and enthusiastic. The Lions beat the Esks 17-3.

 
 
 
 
<div id="page1">Fans try to take cover under umbrellas and rain gear as the Edmonton Eskimos battle the B.C. Lions in CFL action at Commonwealth Stadium in Edmonton, July 13, 2013.</div>
 

Fans try to take cover under umbrellas and rain gear as the Edmonton Eskimos battle the B.C. Lions in CFL action at Commonwealth Stadium in Edmonton, July 13, 2013.

Photograph by: Bruce Edwards, Edmonton Journal

 
<div id="page1">Fans try to take cover under umbrellas and rain gear as the Edmonton Eskimos battle the B.C. Lions in CFL action at Commonwealth Stadium in Edmonton, July 13, 2013.</div>
Edmonton Eskimos Hugh Charles #7 is tackled as the Edmonton Eskimos battle the B.C. Lions in CFL action at Commonwealth Stadium in Edmonton, July 13, 2013.
Cheerleaders endure the rain as the Edmonton Eskimos battle the B.C. Lions in CFL action at Commonwealth Stadium in Edmonton, July 13, 2013.
B.C. Lions Korey Banks and Joe Burnett miss the tackle on Edmonton Eskimos Hugh Charles during first half action in Edmonton.
Edmonton Eskimos Hugh Charles #7 carries the ball as the Edmonton Eskimos battle the B.C. Lions in CFL action at Commonwealth Stadium in Edmonton, July 13, 2013.
Edmonton Eskimos Cary Koch #84 makes a catch in the rain as the Edmonton Eskimos battle the B.C. Lions in CFL action at Commonwealth Stadium in Edmonton, July 13, 2013.
Don Oramasionwu #93 and Damaso Munoz #45 celebrate as the Edmonton Eskimos face the B.C. Lions at Commonwealth Stadium in Edmonton, July 13, 2013.
Edmonton Eskimos Cary Koch #84 carries the ball as the Edmonton Eskimos battle the B.C. Lions in CFL action at Commonwealth Stadium in Edmonton, July 13, 2013.
B.C. Lions Korey Williams runs out of bounds as he is chased by the Edmonton Eskimos Calvin McCarty, Mike Cornell and Eric Samuels during first half action in Edmonton on July 13, 2013.
B.C. Lions quarterback Travis Lulay flips the ball to Andrew Harris (33) while playing against the Edmonton Eskimos in Edmonton on Saturday July 13, 2013.
Kerry Joseph #5 hands off to Hugh Charles #7 as the Edmonton Eskimos take on the B.C. Lions  at Commonwealth Stadium in Edmonton, July 13, 2013.
Edmonton Eskimos JC Sherritt #47, T.J. Hill #12 and Justin Capicciotti #92 celebrate as the Edmonton Eskimos battle the B.C. Lions in CFL action at Commonwealth Stadium in Edmonton, July 13, 2013.
Hugh O&#8217;Neill #18 kicks as the Edmonton Eskimos battle the B.C. Lions in CFL action at Commonwealth Stadium in Edmonton, July 13, 2013.
Edmonton Eskimos Cary Koch #84 carries the ball as the Eskimos battle the Lions at Commonwealth Stadium on July 13, 2013 in Edmonton.
Edmonton Eskimos celebrate as they battle the B.C. Lions in CFL action at Commonwealth Stadium in Edmonton, July 13, 2013.
Fans endure the rain in the stands as the Edmonton Eskimos battle the B.C. Lions in CFL action at Commonwealth Stadium in Edmonton, July 13, 2013.
Hugh O&#8217;Neill #18 kicks as the Edmonton Eskimos battle the B.C. Lions in CFL action at Commonwealth Stadium in Edmonton, July 13, 2013.
B.C. Lions Korey Williams #8 runs the ball at Commonwealth Stadium in Edmonton, July 13, 2013 against the Eskimos.
Travis Lulay #14 hands off to Andrew Harris #33 as the Edmonton Eskimos face the B.C. Lions at Commonwealth Stadium in Edmonton, July 13, 2013.
B.C. Lions players make their way to the field in heavy rain to take on the Edmonton Eskimos during first half action in Edmonton on July 13, 2013.
Edmonton Eskimos JC Sherritt #47 and T.J. Hill #12 celebrate as the Eskimos take on the Lions at Commonwealth Stadium in Edmonton, July 13, 2013.
The Edmonton Eskimos face the B.C. Lions in CFL action at Commonwealth Stadium in Edmonton, July 13, 2013.
Edmonton Eskimos Hugh Charles #7 carries the ball as the Edmonton Eskimos battle the B.C. Lions in CFL action at Commonwealth Stadium in Edmonton, July 13, 2013.
Edmonton Eskimos quarterback Mike Reilly (13) makes the pass agains the B.C. Lions during first half action in Edmonton on Saturday July 13, 2013.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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