Cowboys vs. Eagles Week 10 Betting Odds
The 3-5 Dallas Cowboys will travel to Philadelphia to take on the 4-4 Eagles in this week's Sunday night matchup. Both teams have won 2 of their last 5 games but played differently their last times out. Dallas dropped their second in a row with a 28-14 home loss to the Tennessee Titans. They were shut out in the second half and they have failed to score more than 17 points in 3 of their past 4 games. The Eagles had a bye week but got back to .a 500 winning percentage with a 24-18 victory over the Jacksonville Jaguars in London in week 8. This will be an important NFC East matchup as the Cowboys are in third place while the Eagles sit in second behind the Washington Redskins.
Dak Prescott played inconsistently against the Titans finishing with a quarterback rating of 24.2. He completed 21 of 31 passes for 243 yards and 2 touchdowns. He also threw an interception in his own end zone and lost a fumble. His favorite target was Amari Cooper who had 5 catches for 58 yards and a touchdown. Special teams even struggled as Brett Maher missed a 38 yards field goal on their opening drive. Ezekiel Elliott led the team in rushing with 61 yards on 17 carries, which is an average of 3.6 yards per run. On the year, the Cowboys offense has averaged of 19.3 points and 336 yards per game. Defensively, they sacked Marcus Mariota 4 times and recovered 2 fumbles. They also allowed the Titans to gain 125 rushing yards.
Carson Wentz threw an interception, lost a fumble, was sacked 4 times and still easily led his team to victory last week over the Jaguars. He also completed 21 of 30 passes for 286 yards and 3 touchdowns. His favorite target was Jordan Matthews who had 4 catches for 93 yards. They also ran the ball well averaging 4.8 yards as they gained 133 yards on 28 carries. Defensively, They recovered 1 fumble and had 4 sacks. The Jaguars also averaged 11.8 yards per reception as 7 different receivers had catches that gained at least 13 yards. On the season, they have allowed their opponents to average 19.5 points 371 yards per game.
The Eagles will have home field advantage in this game and are favored by a touchdown. They have gone 3-5 against the spread including 1-3 at home. Darren Sproles who has been out since the first week and Lane Johnson who sprained his MCL last game practiced this week and have not been ruled out. The running back and right tackle would be a big boast for both sides of their team. Dallas has gone 3-5 against the spread including 1-3 on the road. Away games have been an issue for the Cowboys as they are winless at 0-4 so far in contests not played in the AT & T Center. The NFC East is a crowded division and this will be the first of 5 division games for the Cowboys in the second half of the season.