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Dallas Cowboys vs Washington Redskins Odds
Is this a letdown spot for the Dallas Cowboys, despite being a divisional road battle?
The Dallas Cowboys visit the Washington Redskins in Week 11 betting a week after they clobbered the Bills. But beware the hometown Skins here as they have dominated the Cowboys head-to-head (8-2 ats past 10 meetings).
Of note, the under has prevailed 7 times in the past 10 meetings here at RFK, while the Redskins have lost 14 of their past 18 games SU within the division. Washington has also slumped as a dog, going 0-5 ATS past 5 in that situation.
Sportsbooks had the Redskins pegged as 7.5-point underdogs in this matchup. The total, meanwhile, was listed by the books at 41.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The power rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Redskins rated this week at No. 26 and the Cowboys sitting at No. 3. It may or may not play a role in OddsShark score prediction models that turned out a 25-15 result in favor of the Cowboys this week.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Washington's No. 28-ranked offense (15.1 PPG) against a Cowboys defense that ranks No. 10 at 20.2 PPG. The Redskins passing attack has averaged 223.4 yards per game, more than the Cowboys give up through the air (221.8 YPG on average).
In comparing defenses, the Cowboys own the league's No. 14-rated front 7 in terms of stopping the run, allowing 114.8 yards per game when on the road. Washington, on the other hand, rates No. 31 this week in generating rushing yards at home.
Dallas was a 44-7 winner in its last match at home against the Bills. They covered the 4.5–point spread as favorites, while the total score of 51 sent OVER bettors to the payout window. Dallas comes off a game where it received a 3-TD performance from Tony Romo in defeating the Bills 44-7.
Washington was a 20-9 loser in its last match on the road against the Dolphins. They failed to cover the 4–point spread as underdogs, while the total score of 29 sent UNDER bettors to the payout window. In their last gridiron battle, Leonard Hankerson did much of the damage, producing 106 receiving yards but Washington managed to defeat the Redskins 20-9 at Sun Life Stadium.
Dallas Cowboys Trends:
When playing in November are 7-3
When playing on grass are 5-5
After outgaining opponent are 6-4
When playing within the division are 6-4
Washington Redskins Trends:
When playing in November are 2-8
When playing on grass are 3-7
After being outgained are 3-7
When playing within the division are 3-7
A few Cowboys at Redskins trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Dallas's last 6 games when playing Washington
Dallas is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing Washington
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Dallas's last 5 games when playing on the road against Washington
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Dallas's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Washington's last 8 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Washington's last 7 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Washington's last 6 games when playing Dallas
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Washington's last 5 games when playing at home against Dallas
Dallas home to Miami, Thursday, November 24
Washington at Seattle, Sunday, November 27