Dallas Cowboys vs New Orleans Saints 9/29/2019 Picks and Game Preview
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Dallas Cowboys vs New Orleans Saints 9/29/2019 – The Saints (2-1) are struggling because of Drew Brees’ injuries and the lackluster showing of Teddy Bridgewater. Meanwhile, the Cowboys (3-0) are on a high with their 22-point cover against Miami, with a 1-2 ATS and 2-1 SU record according to top sportsbook. They trounced the Seahawks to an unexpected 33-27 win. The Cowboys have significant strength for on-the-road games, with 6-3-1 ATS in their last 10 road games. If the Saints manage to fix their lines, it’s going to be one exciting shoot-em-up ballgame.
Dallas Cowboys vs New Orleans Saints 9/29/2019
Dallas Cowboys was enhanced in its previous game by in-game adjustments of its stellar coach, as evidenced by Prescott finishing 246 passing yards, 2 touchdowns, plus an interception to boot. Meanwhile, Pollard and Elliott had a 228 rush yard total plus a touchdown against listless Miami. The Cowboys have impressive numbers overall. Dak Prescott was at a 74.5 percentage passing rate, which covered 920 yards and enabled 2 interceptions and 9 touchdowns. He’s being supported by Michael Gallup and Amari Cooper, who have impressive stats at total 464 receiving yards plus a bonus of four touchdowns. Randall Cobb isn’t to be left behind with 11 receptions.
While the offense is the first thing people will notice about Dallas, their defense is worthy of praise, chalking up 3 sacks plus 11 hits against enemy quarterbacks.
Players to watch:
Dak Prescott 94 ATT 70 CMP 920 YDS 9 TD
Ezekiel Elliott 55 CAR 289 YDS 5.3 AVG 2 TD
Tony Pollard 30 CAR 149 YDS 5 AVG 1 TD
Amari Cooper 16 REC 238 YDS 14.9 AVG 4 TDS
Michael Gallup 13 REC 226 YDS 17.4 AVG 0 TDS
Randall Cobb 11 REC 116 YDS 10.5 AVG 1 TDS
Devin Smith 5 REC 113 YDS 22.6 AVG 1 TDS
New Orleans Saints
The Saints are targeting for a second homefield win. The Saints are praying that Teddy Bridgewater upgrades his offense due to his average showing. He did 19 out of 27, with 177 yards covered and 2 touchdowns in their previous game versus the Seahawks.. The Saints did a 3-out-of-11 finish on its 3rd down.
The defense needs to be upgraded as well, finishing with no sacks and surrendering an alarming 515 total yards while on-the-road in Seattle. Wilson is the hero of the team, with four combined touchdowns, 51 rushing and 406 passing yards. Michael Thomas and Alvin Kamara contributed a total of 445 receiving yards with an exclamation point of two touchdowns. Tedd Ginn Jr. supported with nine receptions. The New Orleans Saints are only limiting their opponents to 436 yards and 27.3 points every game, thanks to the valiant efforts of Vonn Bell who chalked up 21 tackles, and Trey Hendrickson throwing in three sacks
Players to watch:
Drew Brees 48 ATT 35 CMP 408 YDS 2 TD
Alvin Kamara 42 CAR 211 YDS 5 AVG 1 TD 17 REC 179 YDS 10.5 AVG
Latavius Murray 13 CAR 52 YDS 4 AVG 1 TD
Michael Thomas 25 REC 266 YDS 10.6 AVG 1 TDS
Ted Ginn 9 REC 116 YDS 12.9 AVG 0 TDS
Tre’Quan Smith 5 REC 75 YDS 15 AVG 1 TDS
Dallas Cowboys vs New Orleans Saints Betting Trends:
Dallas is 9-3-1 ATS in its last 13 games
New Orleans is 1-7 ATS in its last 8 games
Dallas Cowboys vs New Orleans Saints Betting Picks
The Cowboys are heavily favored to win and cover the spread, while the total will go under.