Houston Texans vs Dallas Cowboys 08/21/2021 NFL Spread, Game Analysis and Tips
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Houston Texans vs Dallas Cowboys 08/21/2021 – The Houston Texans seem to be one of those teams that might make their appearance in the postseason. The Texans are strong with their overall performance and are coming off a successful preseason game. Houston took out the Packers with ease and settled with a final score of 26-7. The Dallas Cowboys will enter this game after two consecutive defeats. The latest football bets were against the Cowboys in the past few games. Houston has an easy shot against the Cowboys and is all set to build on their success.
Houston Texans vs Dallas Cowboys 08/21/2021
The Texans had Scottie Phillips as their bright spot in their last game. Phillips contributed 66 yards and carried the ball 13 times with a single TD. Buddy Howell went deep with 38 yards and eight carries. Darius Jackson was the other notable player to contribute 37 yards with a single TD and five carries in total. David Mills went 11 for 22 and covered a total of 112 throwing yards. Tyrod Taylor followed Mills and recorded 40 yards in their success.
Players to watch David Johnson RB (GP 12, ATT 147, YDS 691, AVG 4.7, LNG 48, BIG 4, TD 6, YDS/G 57.6, FUM 0, LST 0, FD 38), Brandin Cooks WR (GP 15, REC 81, TGTS 119, YDS 1150, AVG 14.2, TD 6, LNG 57, BIG 20, YDS/G 76.7, FUM 0, LST 0, YAC 348, FD 52).
The Dallas Cowboys were held off to just three points in their preseason opener. The Cowboys weak defense gave up 16 points to the Steelers. Last week, they scored 16 and gave up 19 to the Cardinals. Dallas is not in line with their offense and defensive unit. However, they will have better gameplay with their entire squad in the regular season. Garrett Gilbert went seven for 16 and contributed 80 yards. Ben DiNucci recorded 46 yards and went six for 14 in their losing effort against the Cardinals.
Players to watch: Dak Prescott QB (GP 5, CMP 151, ATT 222, CMP% 68, YDS 1856, AVG 8.4, YDS/G 392, LNG 58, TD 9, INT 4, SACK 10, SYL 66, RTG 99.6), Ezekiel Elliott RB (GP 15, ATT 244, YDS 979, AVG 4, LNG 31, BIG 3, TD 6, YDS/G 65.3, FUM 5, LST 4, FD 62), Amari Cooper WR (GP 16, REC 92, TGTS 130, YDS 1114, AVG 12.1, TD 5, LNG 69, BIG 13, YDS/G 69.6, FUM 0, LST 0, YAC 408, FD 54).
Houston Texans vs Dallas Cowboys Betting Numbers
Houston are 6-3 ATS in their last 9 games.
Dallas are 5-13 ATS in their last 18 games.
Houston Texans vs Dallas Cowboys Betting Picks
The Texans will take out Dallas once again and build on their success with the preseason NFL best bets on their side. Houston has a neat running back squad to support them. Look for the Texans to win this game and cover the spread with a final score of 21-10.