Eagles vs. Cowboys SNF Odds
DALLAS, TX (The Spread) – NFC East rivals will clash in Dallas tonight when the Cowboys host the Eagles at 8:20PM ET. Dallas needs a victory to keep its slim playoff hopes alive.
PHILADELPHIA: With their 30-22 loss to the Panthers last Sunday, the Eagles have now lost seven-straight games. Nick Foles completed 16-0f-21 passes for 119 yards while Byrce Brown rushed for 178 yards on 19 carries and two touchdowns. Jeremy Maclin caught five passes for 55 yards while Brent Celek caught two passes for 19 yards. The loss dropped the Eagles to 3-8 overall and 1-9-1 against the spread as they failed to cover for the sixth straight time. It’s nearly a guarantee that Andy Reid will be fired at the end of the year, if not sooner. And with that, the Eagles are certainly to change dramatically in the offseason.
DALLAS: The Cowboys lost for the third time in their last five games when they fell 38-31 to the Redskins last Thursday in Dallas. Tony Romo completed 37-of-62 passes for 441 yards with three touchdowns and two interceptions, while Felix Jones was held to just 14 yards on six carries. Dez Bryant also caught eight passes for 145 yards with two touchdowns, while Jason Witten caught a game-high nine passes for 74 yards. The loss dropped Dallas to 5-6 overall and 4-7 against the spread as it failed to cover for the second straight game. In fact, the Cowboys haven’t covered the spread in four of their last five games.
ODDS: According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Cowboys are 10.5-point favorites versus the Eagles while the over/under total is currently sitting at 43 points. Philadelphia is 3-8 overall and 1-4 on the road, while Dallas is 5-6 overall and 2-3 at home.
TRENDS: The Eagles are 2-6 against the spread in their last eight meetings versus the Cowboys, who are 1-4 ATS in their last five games overall. Dallas is also 2-8 ATS in its last 10 games versus the NFC East and 3-9 ATS versus a team with a losing record. Philadelphia is 1-4 ATS in its last five road games and 0-5 ATS versus a team with a losing record.