Two of the most storied franchises in the National Football League will meet up for a game on Sunday afternoon. The 9-1 New England Patriots will host the 6-4 Dallas Cowboys in a game that has the feel of a potential Super Bowl preview.
Dallas was the team to beat in the NFL in the 1990s, while the Patriots have dominated the last decade.
New England suffered a blowout loss to the Baltimore Ravens in Week 9 but was able to bounce back with a solid win a week ago. The Patriots sit in first place in the AFC, but they have some teams that are trying to track them down.
Dallas remains in first place in the NFC East, but it can’t afford to slip up either. The Cowboys are 6-4 on the season but have gone just 3-4 since a 3-0 start.
BetAnySports has the New England Patriots as six-point favorites in this game.
Cowboys at Patriots Overview
The Dallas Cowboys are averaging over 28 points per game this season, and they have the best passing attack in the NFL. Quarterback Dak Prescott has thrown for 3,221 yards already this season and is setting himself up for a huge payday.
Running back Ezekiel Elliott has also been a monster this season and has racked up 833 rushing yards.
Defense has been an issue for the Cowboys at times, even though it is allowing just 19.7 points per game. Dallas has dominated the bad teams this season but sometimes struggles against top offenses.
New England has the top defense in the NFL this season, and it is barely giving up more than 10 points per game. The Patriots have 37 sacks this season and have also forced an incredible 28 turnovers.
New England did struggle against the last great offense that it faced, but Bill Belichick will have them ready.
Quarterback Tom Brady has thrown for over 2,700 yards even though the Patriots are running out of healthy wide receivers. The Patriots will need to score some points to beat the Cowboys in this game.
Cowboys at Patriots Free Game Prediction
The Dallas Cowboys definitely have the talent to be one of the best teams in the NFL, but they have yet to put it all together. Dallas can score points in a hurry, but they have also made a ton of costly mistakes.
New England is the best team in the NFL at taking advantage of mistakes, and their defense is the best in the league.
Head to BetAnySports and take the New England Patriots -6.0 over the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday afternoon.