Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Dallas Cowboys Week 16 NFL Parlay 12/23/2018
Sunday, December 23, 2018
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AT&T Stadium is the venue for the game between the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday, December 23, 2018. The opening line for this matchup has Dallas as 8.5 point favorites. The total has been set at 44.
The Cowboys are 8-6-0 against the spread and their over/under mark is 6-8-0. The Buccaneers are 6-7-1 ATS and their over/under record is 8-6-0.
Valuable Tampa Bay Buccaneers Betting Trends
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers are 8-6-0 against the over/under
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers are 6-7-1 against the spread
Important Dallas Cowboys Betting Trends
The Dallas Cowboys are 6-8-0 against the over/under
The Dallas Cowboys are 8-6-0 against the spread
Key Tampa Bay Buccaneers Injuries
12/16/18 LB Adarius Taylor Personal is questionable Sunday vs Dallas
12/16/18 TE Alan Cross Shoulder injured last game, is questionable Sunday vs Dallas
12/16/18 S Justin Evans Toe is questionable Sunday vs Dallas
12/05/18 WR DeSean Jackson Thumb is out indefinitely
11/20/18 TE O.J. Howard Ankle IR
11/14/18 OL Evan Smith Hip IR
11/14/18 RB Shaun Wilson Shoulder IR
10/22/18 LB Jack Cichy ACL IR
10/22/18 LB Kwon Alexander ACL IR
09/26/18 S Chris Conte Knee IR
09/12/18 CB Vernon Hargreaves Shoulder IR
09/04/18 LB Devante Bond Foot IR
09/04/18 DT Mitch Unrein Concussion IR
09/04/18 LB Riley Bullough Foot IR
09/04/18 WR Sergio Bailey Ankle IR
Key Dallas Cowboys Injuries
12/17/18 WR Cole Beasley Foot is probable Sunday vs Tampa Bay
12/16/18 DL David Irving Ankle is questionable Sunday vs Tampa Bay
12/16/18 TE Geoff Swaim Wrist is questionable Sunday vs Tampa Bay
12/16/18 WR Tavon Austin Groin is questionable Sunday vs Tampa Bay
12/16/18 G Zack Martin Knee is questionable Sunday vs Tampa Bay
10/06/18 WR Terrance Williams Personal IR
10/06/18 C Travis Frederick Illness IR
09/26/18 DE Datone Jones Knee IR
09/07/18 G Parker Ehinger Knee IR
09/04/18 WR Cedrick Wilson Shoulder IR
09/04/18 S Jameill Showers Knee IR
09/04/18 G Marcus Martin Toe IR
09/04/18 WR Noah Brown Hamstring IR
Useful Offensive Statistics
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have run for 1,368 yards as a unit, which ranks 27th in the league. They've run 345 times, averaging 4 yards per rush as a unit. The Buccaneers have been penalized on offense 105 times for 873 yards so far this year, which has them 19th in the NFL in penalties. They are 18th in the National Football League in points scored with 344. They have run 924 plays this year for 5,832 yards, which ranks them 9th in the NFL in total offense. The Buccaneers average 6.3 yards per play, which is 8th in the league. As a team they have accumulated a total of 339 1st downs this season, ranking them 2nd overall as an offensive unit. Jameis Winston has completed 188 throws while attempting 295 passes for a completion percentage of 63.7%. He has passed for 2,311 yards this year. He averages 12.3 yards per completion and 7.8 yards per pass attempt. His quarterback rating this season is 85.3.
The Buccaneers rush defense has given up 372 attempts for 1,794 yards this season, putting them in 23rd place in the NFL against the run. They have had 108 penalties for 1004 yards on defense this year. That places them 21st in the league. They've allowed a score on 40% of possessions on defense, which is 28th in the NFL. Tampa Bay is 24th in the NFL in points surrendered on defense with 403. They have given up a total of 5,413 yards on D, which is 32nd in the league. The Buccaneers are 32nd in yards per play allowed with 6.2. Their pass defense has allowed 7.2 net yards per pass attempt, ranking them 32nd in the National Football League. Opponent offenses have completed 335 throws on 464 attempts against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers defense this season, ranking them 32nd and 14th in the league. The Tampa Bay pass defense has also surrendered a total of 3,619 yards in the air, which is 32nd overall in total pass defense.
Special Teams Stats
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have tried 22 field goals this season and made 16, which is 19th in the league. Their kickers have a FG percentage of 72.7%. Tampa Bay Buccaneers kickers have made 88% of their extra points, going 36 for 41 this season. Their punters have accumulated 2,263 yards on 52 punts, averaging 43.5 yards per punt. That ranks them 29th in the NFL in punting average. Tampa Bay is 32nd in the NFL in punt returns with 24. They've totaled 154 punt return yards and are averaging 6.4 yards per return, which is 6th in the league. Their longest punt return this season is 16 yards. They have returned 26 kicks for 471 yards on special teams, placing them 31st in kick return yardage. The Buccaneers average 18.1 yards per kick return and have a long of 32 yards this season. They are 14th in the National Football League in all-purpose yards with 6,670.
Useful Offensive Statistics
The Dallas Cowboys are 14th in the NFL in points scored with 276. They have run 902 plays this season for 4,850 yards, which ranks them 14th in the league in total offense. The Cowboys average 5.4 yards per play, which is 14th in the National Football League. As a team they have accumulated a total of 283 1st downs this year, placing them 13th overall as an offensive unit. On the ground Dallas has run for 1,832 yards as a team, which ranks 2nd in the NFL. They've run 393 times, averaging 4.7 yards per carry as a rushing unit. The Cowboys have been penalized on offense 88 times for 773 yards so far this season, which has them 24th in the league in penalties. Dak Prescott has thrown for 3,337 yards this season. He has completed 309 passes on 457 attempts for a completion percentage of 67.6%. His quarterback rating this season is 94. He averages 7.3 yards per pass attempt and 10.8 yards per completion.
Dallas is 13th in the league in points allowed on defense with 269. They have surrendered a total of 4,444 yards on D, which is 8th in the NFL. The Cowboys are ranked 11th in yards per play allowed with 5.3. Their pass defense has given up 6.4 net yards per pass attempt, placing them 7th in the league as a unit. Opposing offenses have completed 309 passes on 453 attempts against the Dallas defense this season, placing them 31st and 22nd in the National Football League. The Cowboys pass defense has also given up a total of 3,137 yards through the air, which is 11th overall in total pass defense. Their rushing defense has allowed 351 attempts for 1,307 yards this year, putting them in 8th place in the league against the run. The Dallas Cowboys have committed 69 penalties for 531 yards on the defensive side of the ball this season. That ranks them 12th in the NFL. They've given up a score on 34.9% of possessions on defense, which is 10th in the league.
Special Teams Stats
Dallas is ranked 21st in the league in punt returns with 20. They've accumulated 106 punt return yards and average 5.3 yards per return, which is 11th in the NFL. Their longest punt return so far this year is 22 yards. They have returned 9 kicks for 193 yards on special teams, ranking 20th in kick return yardage. The Cowboys average 21.4 yards per kick return and have a long of 35 yards this year. They are 18th in the league in all-purpose yards with 5,468. The Dallas Cowboys have attempted 33 field goals this season and made 27, which is 22nd in the National Football League. Their kickers have a field goal percentage of 81.8%. Dallas kickers have made 96% of their extra points, going 25 for 26 this year. Their punters have totaled 2,388 yards on 52 punts, averaging 45.9 yards per punt. That places them 24th in the NFL in punting average.
So what is Tonights Parlay prediction?
Parlays Pundit's Pick: Take the Cowboys -8.5 and over 44 total points
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