Cowboys vs. Falcons Week 9 Pick
NFL Odds: According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Falcons are 4-point favorites over the Cowboys, while the over/under total is currently sitting at 47.5 points. Dallas is 3-4 overall and 2-2 on the road, while Atlanta is 7-0 overall and 3-0 at home.
Line Movement: The Falcons opened as 2-point favorites but the spread has been bet up two full points to 4, while the over/under total opened at 47.5 and has stayed steady at that number.
Public Betting: Of the wagers currently placed on this game, 56% of NFL public bettors currently favor the Falcons. This information is subject to change leading up to kickoff, however, so make sure you click on the link provided for the most up-to-date NFL public betting numbers.
NFL Playoff Free Pick: Take Atlanta. According to latest NFL trends, Atlanta is 44-31-2 ATS as a single digit fave. Dallas is 5-15-1 ATS L21 vs. NFC. Atlanta is undefeated at 7-0 after routing the Eagles on the road last week, 30-17. The Cowboys can’t get out of their own way as they continue to turn the ball over. Despite ranking third in the NFL in passing yards (297.3ypg), Tony Romo has 13 INTs. Their running game also took a hit with the injury to DeMarco Murray (foot). Atlanta is a more complete team although they don’t run the ball (95ypg) as well as they would like. Matt Ryan has two great receivers in Julio Jones and Roddy White to make up the difference.
2012 NFL FREE PICK: ATLANTA FALCONS -4