Check out our free Commanders vs Cowboys prediction for the NFL week 4 game in Arlington. See who USA Wager likes to win and cover the spread in this football game. And, get our insight into the best over-under point total bet.
Commanders vs Cowboys Prediction & NFL Odds for Week 4
On Sunday, October 2nd, the Washington Commanders travel to take on the Dallas Cowboys at AT&T Stadium. This NFC East showdown has a kickoff time set for 1:00 PM ET, and will be televised on FOX.
Heading into Sunday’s game, the odds suggest this will be a close matchup, with Dallas getting a slight edge on the spread. However, Washington will head to AT&T Stadium looking to pull off a road upset. Keep reading to USA Wager’s Commanders vs Cowboys prediction.
- Spread: WAS +3.0 | DAL -3.0
- MoneyLine: WAS 139 | DAL +-166
- Total: 41.5
Commanders vs Cowboys Prediction: Spread
Going into week 4, Washington has a record of 0-1 in the NFC East. Overall, the Commanders head into action with a record of 1-2. With this record, the team is in the bottom half of the league in point differential. For the season, they have an average scoring margin of -6.33 points per game. Coming into this week’s action, the Commanders will be the betting underdog for just the 2nd time this year. In the only other game as the underdog, the point spread was 6.0 points.
Through their last 5 road contests, the Commanders offense has averaged 19.4 points per game while allowing an average of 28.2. Washington posted an overall record of 2-3-0 while going 2-2-1 ATS. The Commanders have a straight up record of 0-5 in their previous 5 games as the underdog. Against the spread, they had a mark of 1-3-1.
Going into week 4, Dallas has a record of 1-0 in the NFC East. Overall, the Cowboys head into action with a record of 2-1. This season, Dallas currently has an average point differential of -2.0 points per game, placing them 19th in the league. Heading into the game, the Cowboys will be favored for the first time this season. So far, they have been the underdog in every game, with an average spread of 3.67 points.
When looking at their past 5 home matchups, Dallas has an ATS record of 2-3 while averaging 23.6 per game. The team went 2-3 overall in these games. Looking back on the team’s last 5 games as the favorite, the Cowboys have a straight up record 3-2. Their record vs the spread in these games was 3-2.
This week, our projections point to the Cowboys coming home with a win and covering the spread in their matchup vs Washington. Although the team is far from a prolific passing offense, we see Dallas them performing well in week 4.
Free Spread Prediction: Dallas Cowboys -3.0
Commanders vs Cowboys Prediction: Total
Heading into this week’s matchup, the Commanders have an over-under record of 2-1. So far, the Commanders have put together the 12th ranked scoring offense at 21.0 points per game. However, the team has struggled on defense, giving up 27.33 points per contest. On the other side, heading into this week’s matchup, the Cowboys have an over-under record of 1-2. The team’s over-under record has come while averaging just 15.33 points per game, placing them 30th in the league. However, the Dallas has made things difficult for their opponents, giving up just 17.33 points per contest.
If looking to place a wager on the over-under, our projections see this game finishing with a total of 45 points, making the over the best bet.
Free Total Prediction: Over 41.5
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