The Atlanta Falcons have been money when they hit the road as the UNDER has cashed in six of their past seven away from the Georgia Dome. The Falcons will take to the road once again in Week 3 when they visit the Dallas Cowboys.
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- The Falcons are 1-5 SU in their last six games against the Cowboys on the road.
- The Cowboys are 7-1 SU in their last eight games.
- Dallas QB Tony Romo is expected to miss eight weeks.
The Falcons are an unassuming 2-0 SU this season, with a combined margin of victory of a mere six points. But, not surprisingly, the offense has gone through wide receiver Julio Jones who has averaged 138 yards per game and accounted for a league-leading 14 first downs.
The Cowboys will turn to backup quarterback Brandon Weeden with Tony Romo out for nearly two months. Weeden went a perfect 7-of-7 with a touchdown in relief duties in Week 2.
Opening Odds & Computer Pick
On the opening betting line for this matchup, the Dallas Cowboys sat as 0-point at shops such as BetOnline. The total, has been pegged by the odds makers at GTbets.eu at 44.5.
Prediction-scoring formulas run on this game pick a potential 27-26 result in favor of the Cowboys. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming NFL matchups here.
Atlanta Falcons vs Dallas Cowboys Matchup
Team Betting Records & Power Rankings
The Atlanta Falcons will look to cover ATS vs their hosts on Sunday, as they are 2-0 ATS versus the spread this season, while the Dallas Cowboys are 1-1 ATS. Atlanta is 0-2 against the over under total, while Dallas is 1-1 versus the number. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Dallas vs Atlanta injuries news.
This game matches up the No. 6 (Dallas Cowboys) and the No. 17 (Atlanta Falcons) teams in the league, according to our current NFL Power Rankings at Odds – VSB .
The game also pits Dallas’s No. 15-ranked offense, averaging 23.5 PPG, against a Falcons defense that ranks No. 13 this week at 22 PPG. The Cowboys aerial game is averaging 303 yards per game, less than the Falcons secondary allows through the air, 313.5 YPG per game.
In comparing defenses, the Atlanta Falcons own the league’s No. 9-rated front 7 in terms of stopping the run, allowing 97 yards per game when on the road. Dallas, on the other hand, rates No. 24 this week in generating rushing yards at home.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
Matt Ryan led his team to victory last time out, throwing for 363 yards Sunday as the Falcons downed the Giants 24-20 at MetLife Stadium.
In their last game, the Cowboys were Week 2 winners, coming out on top of the Eagles by a score of 20-10 casino norske.
- Atlanta is 5-2 ATS in its last 7 games
- The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Atlanta’s last 5 games
- Atlanta is 4-1 ATS in its last 5 games on the road
- Atlanta is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games on the road
- Dallas is 6-2 ATS in its last 8 games
- Dallas is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games
- The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Dallas’s last 6 games
- Dallas is 1-5 ATS in its last 6 games at home
Next Betting Matchups
Atlanta home to Houston, Sunday, October 4th
Dallas at New Orleans, Sunday, October 4th