Redskins vs. Cowboys Prediction
Will the Washington Redskins pick up a road victory tonight when they visit their NFC East rivals the Dallas Cowboys at 8:25 p.m. ET? Here is our view.
Who Oddsmakers Like: Washington. According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Redskins are now 2-point road favorites after they opened as a 1.5-point favorite. The total, meanwhile, sits at 46 points after hitting the board at 44.
Who the Public Likes: Washington. As of Thursday morning, nearly 65% of tickets are on the Redskins to cover the small spread.
Injury Report: Both of these teams are severely banged-up. The Redskins will once again be without tight end Jordan Reed (hamstring), as well as defensive lineman Terrell McClain (toe). Tackle Morgan Moses (knee) is questionable while fellow OT Ty Nsekhe (abdominal) is probable. Guard Brandon Scherff, meanwhile, is questionable with a knee injury and running back Samaje Perine is questionable with a finger ailment. Trent Williams is questionable as well with a knee injury.
For the Cowboys, linebacker Sean Lee (hamstring) is out, as is running back Ezekiel Elliott (suspension). Tyron Smith is probable with a groin injury, but Justin Durant is out with a concussion, Zack Martin (concussion) is probable, and La'el Collins (back) is questionable.
Who We Like: Washington. The Redskins are 9-1 against the spread in their last 10 trips to Dallas and have covered in 15 of the last 22 meetings between these two teams. The Redskins are also 12-4 against the spread in their last 16 road games, are 7-1 at the betting window in their last eight games played in November, and are 6-1 against the spread in their last seven games on fieldturf.
On the other side, the Cowboys are 1-4 against the spread in their last five home games, are 1-4 against the number in their last five games coming off a double-digit loss at home, and are 0-5-1 at the betting window in their last six games after scoring less than 15 points in their previous game.
NFL WEEK 13 PREDICTION: WASHINGTON REDSKINS -2