Oakland Defeats Dallas 19-17 - Recap
The Raiders grabbed a Preseason Week 1 victory over the Cowboys on Friday, winning 19-17 at O.co Coliseum.
Oakland was the ATS victor, as they covered the 1-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 36.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Terrelle Pryor completed 6 of 10 pass attempts for 88 yards and 0 TDs for the Raiders in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Cowboys defense.
Phillip Tanner rushed for 25 yards for Dallas, while Lance Dunbar added 21 yards. Tony Romo threw for 88 yards for the Cowboys, while receivers Dez Bryant and Cole Beasley had 55 and 49 yards respectively.
Dallas lost the offensive yardage battle to Oakland 325-291 yards in Friday's game. Oakland had more first downs as that total ended up 17-16.
The time of possession battle favored Oakland as their offense was on the field for 32:33, longer than the 27:27 of their opponents.
Next game, Oakland takes its act on the road to face New Orleans looking for another win. For Dallas, they head on the road to face Arizona.