Cowboys Giants Betting Preview for Week 1
The Cowboys are 3-point favorites, but don’t be surprised if the Giants are the more popular bet by kickoff.
New York has dominated this series in recent years and Eli Manning has never lost in four trips to new Cowboys Stadium.
Dallas is 6-13-1 against the spread versus the Giants in the last 20 meetings. The Cowboys have covered only once in the last two years versus the Giants and are 6-14 against the spread in their last 20 home games.
New York, however, did struggle on the road down the stretch last season, losing their last four away games straight up and against the spread.
The Cowboys have struggled to a 2-12 ATS mark in their past 14 games within the NFC East and they are 1-5 SU & ATS past 6 at home vs the Giants.
Dallas is 5-1 ATS in the past 6 Week 1 games, while an UNDER trend prevails in Giants road games (9-1 past 10).
Giants Cowboys Betting Line:
The point spread was settled in at 3 favoring the host Cowboys earlier in the week, according to Bovada. The over under line was hovering around 49, with movement expected during the week at Bovada.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The power rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Cowboys rated this week at No. 20 and the Giants sitting at No. 18. It may or may not play a role in OddsShark score prediction models that turned out a 30-23 result in favor of the Giants this week.
New York Giants Trends:
When playing in September are 5-5
When playing on turf are 6-4
After outgaining opponent are 8-2
When playing within the division are 5-5
Dallas Cowboys Trends:
When playing in September are 6-4
When playing on turf are 4-6
After being outgained are 6-4
When playing within the division are 4-6
A few Giants at Cowboys trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of the NY Giants last 10 games on the road
NY Giants are 5-1 SU in their last 6 games when playing on the road against Dallas
The total has gone OVER in 4 of the NY Giants last 5 games when playing on the road against Dallas
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of the NY Giants last 8 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Dallas's last 7 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Dallas's last 5 games when playing at home against NY Giants
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Dallas's last 8 games when playing NY Giants
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Dallas's last 6 games
NY Giants home to Denver, Sunday, September 15
Dallas at Kansas City, Sunday, September 15