Washington Football Team vs Dallas Cowboys Prediction, 11/26/2020 NFL Pick, Tips and Odds, Week 12
Game: Washington Football Team vs Dallas Cowboys
Date: Thursday, November 26, 2020
Location: AT&T Stadium in Arlington, TX
Odds/Point Spread: Dallas -3
AT&T Stadium is the venue where Andy Dalton and the Dallas Cowboys (3-7) will play the Washington Football Team (3-7) on Thursday. Washington opens this contest as 3-point underdogs. The over/under has been set at 44.5.
The Washington Football Team head into this game 3-7 for this year. In their last game they faced the Cincinnati Bengals and ended up getting the win by a score of 20-9. Alex Smith went 17/25 with 166 yards through the air and added 1 TD. He walked away with 1 pick in the game. Antonio Gibson led the team on the ground for that contest. His longest run of the day went for 19 yards and he tallied 1 touchdown for the game. He ran for a total of 94 yards on 16 carries which gave him an average of 5.9 yards per carry. Terry McLaurin was the leader in receiving yardage by earning 84 yards on 5 catches. He had an average of 16.8 yards per catch for that contest. The Washington Football Team ended up rushing 34 times and generated 164 yards earning them an average of 4.8 yards per rushing attempt. For the game, they finished with a total of 61 plays which added up to 325 yards. For the contest, the Football Team earned 20 first downs and they had a total of 6 infractions for 49 yards. When discussing the defense, Washington allowed 25 catches on 44 attempts totaling 202 yards, and a completion percentage of 57.0%. On the ground, the Football Team allowed 70 yards on 18 attempts which gave them an average of 3.9 yards per rushing attempt allowed. In the game, they conceded a total of 272 yards and forced 2 turnovers.
Regarding putting the ball in the endzone, the Washington Football Team have an average of 20.0 points per game. As a team they average 99.1 yards on the ground ranking them 24th in the league. The Football Team have racked up 3,240 total yards for the year. When it comes to scoring touchdowns, Washington has amassed 10 passing touchdowns and 13 rushing touchdowns. The Football Team are ranked 9th in the National Football League in relation to team defense, giving up 22.7 points per contest. They are giving up an average of 4.3 yards per tote and 120.4 rushing yards per contest for the season. In total, they have allowed 1,204 rushing yards through 10 games. Regarding yards through the air, the Football Team have allowed 1,954 yards which has them ranked 1st in the NFL. Over the course of their 10 games played this season, they have given up 195.4 yards per game through the air as well as giving up a completion percentage of 64.0%. During this campaign, they are surrendering 315.8 yards per contest putting them 6th in the NFL.
The Cowboys head into this matchup 3-7 for this season. In their last game they went up against the Minnesota Vikings and ended up getting the victory by a score of 31-28. Ezekiel Elliott paced the team on the ground for the game. His longest run of the day went for 18 yards but he wasn't able to rush for a TD on the day. He ran for a total of 103 yards on 21 carries which means he ran for an average of 4.9 yards per tote. Amari Cooper was the receiving yardage leader by racking up 81 yards on 6 catches. He had an average of 13.5 yards per reception for the game. Andy Dalton went 22/32 with 203 yards through the air and threw 3 TD's. He walked away with 1 pick in the game. The Dallas Cowboys ran the ball a total of 31 times and racked up a total of 180 yards which gave them an average of 5.8 yards per attempt. For the game, the Cowboys earned 24 1st downs and they had 4 penalties for 30 yards. In all, they ran 64 plays for 376 yards. When discussing the defense, Dallas allowed 22 completions on 30 tries totaling 305 yards, and a completion percentage of 73.0%. In the game, they conceded a total of 430 yards and earned 2 turnovers. Against the run, the Cowboys allowed 125 yards on 29 tries which means they had an average of 4.3 yards per rushing attempt allowed.
For the year thus far, the Cowboys have racked up 2,761 yards via the pass as well as holding an average of 276.1 passing yards per game, which is ranked 7th out of all NFL teams. The Dallas Cowboys have an average of 393.1 yards per contest which has them ranked 6th out of all teams in the NFL. They maintain an average of 117.0 yards per game via the rush and have run for 1,170 yards in total. Concerning their ability to score points, the Cowboys are ranked 20th in the league with 23.5 PPG. Concerning passing yards, the Cowboys have conceded 2,326 yards which has them sitting in 14th in the National Football League. In total, they have surrendered 386.4 yards per outing which puts them 24th in the National Football League. The Cowboys rank 32nd in the league regarding team defense, conceding 31.8 PPG. Opposing teams are running for an average of 4.9 yards per rush and 153.8 yards on the ground per contest this year. Over the course of their 10 games played this season, they have given up 232.6 yards per contest via the pass as well as conceding a completion percentage of 63.0%. Over the course of this season, they have conceded 1,538 yards via the running game in 10 games.
Who will win tonight's Football Team/Cowboys NFL game against the spread?
Guy's Pick: Take the Cowboys -3
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