On Sunday night, this big NFC East matchup is slated for 8:20 PM ET. Philadelphia opens as a six-point home favorite.The Dallas Cowboys arrive at Lincoln Financial Field with a (4-1) record off a big 22-10 road win over the Los Angeles Rams. The Philadelphia Eagles (5-0) remained unbeaten after a 20-17 road victory over the Arizona Cardinals last weekend.
Eagles are 5-0 in their last five games
Eagles are 4-1 in their last five games facing NFC East teams
The total has gone OVER in six of Philadelphia’s last seven games at home.
The Cowboys are 7-2 against the spread in their last nine games against Philadelphia.
The Cowboys have gone 8-0 in their last eight games against NFC East opponent.
The Eagles may be the only undefeated team in the league, but they’ve only played one team, the 4-1 Minnesota Vikings, so for this season with a winning record.
To win the Cowboys need to establish the run themselves. The Eagles allow an average of 5.0 yards per run. That ranks in the bottom 10. This game will ultimately boil down to whether or not the Cowboys defense can stop the Eagles from running all over them.
Over the last 5 matchups between Dallas and Philadelphia, the Eagles have won 3 of the last 5 games. The two teams have combined to average 50.2 points per game in their last 5 meetings. As Dallas faces off with Philadelphia, they are hoping to carry over last year’s momentum, as they defeated the Eagles by scores 51-26 and 41-21.
ATBForum Prediction: Cowboys win 24-14
Take Dallas (+6.5)