Both the Dallas Cowboys and St. Louis Rams had promising starts to open the 2013 regular season but faltered in Week 2 to settle for a split going into Sunday’s match-up. Which team will return to the win column and which team will drop to a 1-2 win-loss card?
Dallas Cowboys quarterback Romo passes during the second half of the Kansas City Chiefs' win in their NFL football game in Kansas City
The Cowboys started on a high with a 36-31 home win over NFC East rivals New York Giants. In that game, Dallas forced six New York turnovers, three of which were interceptions. Their running game was also on track as the offense produced 87 rushing yards on 23 attempts.
In Week 2, both their defense and running game took a step back. Dallas did not force any turnovers and had only 37 rushing yards on 16 attempts on their way to a close 16-17 loss versus the Kansas City Chiefs.
Meanwhile, the Rams defeated the Arizona Cardinals, 27-24 at home in Week 1 and got beat by the Atlanta Falcons, 24-31 on the road in Week 2. In both games, the Rams trailed their opponents going into the final quarter.
Through two weeks, Rams’ quarterback Sam Bradford has 59-of-93 completions (63.4 per cent) for 651 yards, 5 touchdowns and 2 interceptions. Meanwhile, Cowboys’ quarterback Tony Romo has totals of 561 yards on 66-of-91 completions (72.5 per cent), 3 TD and 1 INT.
Betting Against the Spread (ATS)
St. Louis Rams Trends
- Rams are 6-1 ATS in their last 7 games on the road
- Rams are 1-5 ATS in their last 6 games in Week 3
- Rams are 6-2 ATS in their last 8 games after a loss
Dallas Cowboys Trends
- Cowboys are 2-10 ATS in their last 12 games at home
- Cowboys are 7-20-1 ATS in their last 28 games vs. NFC teams
- Cowboys are 6-3 ATS in their last 9 games vs. Rams
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