Sunday Night Football odds, spread, line: Eagles vs. Cowboys predictions, NFL picks by expert who’s 36-21 – CBSSports.com

One of the NFL’s best rivalries will be rekindled on Sunday Night Football when the Philadelphia Eagles and Dallas Cowboys collide in a scintillating matchup at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia. This is the third time ever that the Eagles (5-0) and Cowboys (4-1) will meet when both teams have a record of .800 or better at least five games into the season. In 1994, the 4-1 Cowboys beat the 4-1 Eagles, and in 1980 the 5-1 Eagles beat the 5-1 Cowboys. Entering Sunday, Philadelphia is the NFL‘s last remaining undefeated team, while Dallas, which has won four in a row, is one of the league’s hottest.  

Kickoff iis set for 8:20 p.m. ET. Philadelphia is a 6.5-point favorite in the latest Eagles vs. Cowboys odds from Caesars Sportsbook, while the over/under for total points scored is 42. Before making any Cowboys vs, Eagles picks, be sure to see the NFL predictions and betting advice from SportsLine’s Emory Hunt

Hunt is the founder and CEO of Football Gameplan, which has been supplying analysis of all levels of football since 2007. He is a former running back at Louisiana-Lafayette and knows the game from a player’s perspective. In addition, Hunt has gone 36-21-1 on his last 58 NFL picks involving the Eagles, returning $1,271. Anyone who has followed him is way up.

Now, Hunt has set his sights on Eagles vs. Cowboys and locked in his NFL picks and predictions. You can head to SportsLine to see his picks. Here are several NFL odds and trends for Cowboys vs. Eagles:

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Why the Eagles can cover

Philadelphia has a ruthless rushing attack. The Eagles lead the league this season in rushing touchdowns (12). They also rank second in rushing first downs (52) and fourth in rushing yards (800). Running back Miles Sanders ranks fifth in the league in rushing yards per game (82.8).

In addition, Philadelphia has been winning the turnover battle all season long. The Eagles lead the league in turnover differential (+9) and have finished with a positive turnover differential in each of their five wins this season. They can become just the fourth team in the Super Bowl era to begin a season with a 6-0 record and have a positive turnover differential in each victory.

Why the Cowboys can cover

The Cowboys are the only team not to allow multiple touchdowns in a game this year. They are allowing 14.4 points per game, which is the third-fewest in the NFL. They also have 20 sacks this year, which ranks second in the league.

In addition, Dallas has owned the series against Philadelphia recently. The Cowboys have won three straight and seven of the last nine meetings against the Eagles. Dallas also is 9-4 in the last 13 meetings in Philadelphia.

How to make Eagles vs. Cowboys picks

Hunt has analyzed this matchup from every angle and while we can tell you he’s leaning Over the total, he has discovered a critical X-factor that has him jumping all over one side of the spread. He’s only sharing what it is, and who to back, at SportsLine.

So who wins Cowboys vs. Eagles on Sunday Night Football? And what critical X-factor makes one side of the spread a must-back? Visit SportsLine now to see which side of the Cowboys vs. Eagles spread to back, all from the NFL expert who’s an amazing 36-21 on picks involving Philadelphia, and find out.

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