new orleans saints vs dallas cowboys predictions and preview

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NFL new orleans saints vs dallas cowboys predictions and preview


 

 

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The Dallas Cowboys will be trying to snap their two-game losing streak when they face the New Orleans Saints on Thursday Night Football. The Cowboys are coming off a 36-33 loss to Las Vegas as seven-point favorites. The Saints are coming off a 31-6 loss to Buffalo as seven-point underdogs.

New Orleans is 7-3 in its last 10 games against Dallas.

 

Cowboys Trying To End Slump

The Cowboys have struggled over the past month and lost three of their last four games. They will try to turn things around with a win over the Saints, which will give them their second win in their last five games.

 

 

Dallas is averaging 29.6 points per game. They are averaging 292.4 passing yards and 127.5 rushing yards per game.

Dak Prescott completed 32 of 47 passes for 375 yards and two touchdowns in the loss to the Raiders. Tony Pollard had 10 carries for 36 yards, while Michael Gallup had five catches for 106 yards.

Dallas will be without head coach Mike McCarthy, who tested positive for COVID-19 this week. Amari Cooper is still in quarantine and is questionable to play in this game. CeeDee Lamb, who leads the team in receiving yards is expected back for this game after sitting out their last game with a concussion.

Dallas has played well defensively, giving up 22.7 points per game. They gave up 36 points in their last game and will need to play better if they want to get the win.

 

Saints Trying To Snap Four-Game Losing Streak

The Saints aren’t playing well at the moment and they’ve lost four straight games. They will try to put an end to their losing streak with a win over the Cowboys, which will keep them in the wild card hunt.

 

New Orleans is averaging 23.4 points per game. They are averaging 198.2 passing yards and 111.2 rushing yards per game.

Trevor Siemian completed 17 of 29 passes for 163 yards, one touchdown, and one interception. Tony Jones Jr. had 16 carries for 27 yards, while Lil'Jordan Humphrey had three catches for 47 yards. Taysom Hill is expected to get the start with Siemian struggling. RB Alvin Kamara will also miss the game due to a knee injury.

New Orleans has played well defensively, giving up 22.6 points per game. They gave up 31 points in their last game and will need to do a better job if they want to win this game.






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