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If familiarity breeds contempt, there should be animosity aplenty on Sunday when the New York Giants and the Dallas Cowboys meet at Cowboys Stadium.

New York was a 28-20 loser in its last match on the road against the Patriots. They failed to cover the 1-point spread as favorites, while the total score of 48 sent OVER bettors to the payout window.

In their last action, Dallas was a 24-6 loser at home against the Texans. They failed to cover the 5-point spread as underdogs, while the combined score (30) was profitable news for UNDER bettors.

Team records:
New York: 9-7 SU, 7-9 ATS
Dallas: 8-8 SU, 6-10 ATS

New York most recently:
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 most recently:
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 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

Next up:
NY Giants home to Denver, Sunday, September 15
Dallas at Kansas City, Sunday, September 15