Dallas Cowboys vs Philadelphia Eagles 12/22/2019 Odds, Previews and Picks
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Dallas Cowboys vs Philadelphia Eagles 12/22/2019 – The Dallas Cowboys (7-7) have lassoed in the Philadelphia Eagles (7-7) for a quick, pre-holiday showdown. Sports betting apps are computing the odds. It’s interesting as both teams have similar win-loss records and in-game stats.
Dallas Cowboys vs Philadelphia Eagles 12/22/2019
Dallas Cowboys took the long and difficult route to beat the Los Angeles Rams. They persevered in the late game with a 44-21 endgame score. QB Dak Prescott was in winning form, going for 15/23 with 212 air yards. He connected 2 thrown touchdowns. RB Tony Pollard was the lead for rushing. He carried the ball 12 times across 131 yards. He was rewarded with a rushing TD for his efforts. Jason Witten was the top receiver, catching the ball 4 times for 36 yards.
The Cowboys outscored their opponents by pumping the majority of their energies on offense. They rushed for a whopping 45 out of 68 plays. This rush-centric offense was very effective, and the opponent could only watch helplessly as their defensive line got decimated. Defense-wise, the Cowboys only slightly interrupted the opponent’s throws at 65% throw completion rate. However, their defensive line against enemy rush attacks was very solid. The opponent was only able to send 14 rush attempts across the tight defensive web.
The Cowboys greatly outscored the yardage gain of the opponent. The Cowboys gained 475 yards thanks to their blistering offense. On the other hand, the opponent languished with only 289 yards. The huge difference in yards already spelled doom for the Cowboys’ opponents.
Players to watch:
D. Prescott QB (14 GP 340 CMP 519 ATT 65.5 CMP% 4334 YDS 8.4 AVG 326.4 YDS/G 62 LNG 26 TD 11 INT 18 SACK 134 SYL 73.9 QBR 99.3 RTG), E. Elliott RB (14 GP 270 ATT 1188 YDS 4.4 AVG 31 LNG 3 BIG 11 TDS 84.9 YDS/G 3 FUM 2 LST 69 FD), T. Pollard RB (13 GP 70 ATT 395 YDS 5.6 AVG 44 LNG 4 BIG 2 TDS 30.4 YDS/G 0 FUM 0 LST 18 FD).
The Philadelphia Eagles put down the Washington Redskins with a decisive 37-27 score. QB Carson Wentz was going for 30/43 with 266 passing yards. He muscled his way to 3 thrown TDs. Meanwhile, Miles Sanders was the ground leader. He rushed the ball through 19 carries. He even clocked a long run of 56 yards, but his brightest point was a rushing TD. Zach Ertz was the receivers’ best, catching the ball 5 times across 61 yards.
The Eagles were on an offensive high. They ran the ball for 28 out of 73 plays, indicating a mixed offense. Unlike other teams that used the mixed offense as an alternative, the Eagles seemed to have made this as their main play. The Eagles also sealed 27 first downs. On the defensive end, the Eagles didn’t clamp down much. The opponent got away with a 68% throw completion rate. The Eagles also conceded 23 rushing attempts.
The Eagles won the tale of the yards because of their aggressive yardage gain. They were pegged to have gained 415 yards, while the enemy only reached 362 yards. While yardage gain is not a surefire predictor of victory, it’s a good reflection of the current field state.
Players to watch:
C. Wentz QB (14 GP 334 CMP 527 ATT 63.4 CMP% 3431 YDS 6.5 AVG 259.8 YDS/G 53 LNG 25 TD 7 INT 35 SACK 214 SYL 63.7 QBR 92.3 RTG), M. Sanders RB (14 GP 150 ATT 687 YDS 4.6 AVG 65 LNG 3 BIG 2 TDS 49.1 YDS/G 2 FUM 1 LST 24 FD), J. Howard RB (9 GP 119 ATT 525 YDS 4.4 AVG 20 LNG 1 BIG 6 TDS 58.3 YDS/G 0 FUM 0 LST 28 FD).
Dallas Cowboys vs Philadelphia Eagles Betting Numbers
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Dallas’ last 7 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Philadelphia’s last 6 games.
Dallas Cowboys vs Philadelphia Eagles Betting Picks
The top sportsbook review site is actively campaigning for a Philadelphia win with a 22.5 versus 26.8 scoreboard. The winning score will cover the spread, with a total going over.