Trestman throws props to Als, wins day with Bears
Coach Trestman certainly "won the day".
The former Alouettes' coach gave a video message to the fans and players Sunday before Montreal jumped out to an impressive halftime lead, not to mention a gutsy early 4th quarter comeback.
Problem was, the Als were overwhelmed by the Argos in the 3rd quarter and made just enough mistakes to let Toronto steal back a 37-30 victory to hold onto sole posession of 1st place in the CFL East. The Als fall back to 4-6.
Watch "Coach T" in his video-message that was rolled on the Molson Stadium scoreboard before the game.
Trestman won his NFL head coaching debut 24-21 over the Bengals, who have one of Trestman's former Alouettes Andrew Hawkins on their roster.
"I'll start out by really thanking our fans for really amping it up in the second half and helping our football team," Trestman said. "It was a great win for the City of Chicago and the Chicago Bears.