The Dallas Cowboys and Washington Redskins square off Thanksgiving afternoon in a historic rivalry matchup. According to OddsShark, Dallas enters the game as a seven point favorite.
Nobody has been better against the spread this season than the Cowboys. Dallas is 9-0-1 against the spread while Washington is a solid 7-3 on the year.
The over-under is set at 51 points. The OddsShark computer likes the Cowboys to take care of business at home. The OddsShark computer projects a 33.9-19.7 victory for Dallas. The computer is taking the Cowboys to cover the spread and the over on the point spread.
The Cowboys offensive attack is led by a rookie duo of Dak Prescott and Ezekiel Elliott. Prescott has also been helped by the return of star receiver Dez Bryant. Prescott has thrown for 2,640 yards, 17 touchdowns and just two interceptions heading into Thursday’s matchup. Elliott has rushed for 1,102 yards and nine touchdowns. The Dallas defense has also outperformed preseason expectations.
Washington’s offense has been hitting its stride under Kirk Cousins but face their toughest test of the season. Heavy thinks the Redskins offense will keep them in the game, but the Cowboys will pull away in the fourth quarter. It is hard to pick against a Cowboys team playing at home on Thanksgiving Day.
Heavy’s Pick: Cowboys 34 Redskins 24. Cowboys -7. Over on the Point Total.
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