Dallas
Cowboys
Stadium AT&T Stadium
8-8-0 Overall | 5-1 NFC EAST 2nd
TEAM STATSRUSHINGPASSINGPTS/G
Offense134.6306.427.1
Defense103.5242.420.1
Schedule
Preseason
Week 1Thu  8/6
vs
Steelers
CANCELLED
Week 2Sun  8/16
@
Chargers
8:00pm
Week 3Sat  8/22
vs
Ravens
8:00pm
Week 4Sat  8/29
vs
Chiefs
8:00pm
Week 5Thu  9/3
@
Texans
8:00pm
Regular season
Week 1Sun  9/13
@
Rams
NBC8:20pm
Week 2Sun  9/20
vs
Falcons
FOX1:00pm
Week 3Sun  9/27
@
Seahawks
FOX4:25pm
Week 4Sun  10/4
vs
Browns
FOX1:00pm
Week 5Sun  10/11
vs
Giants
CBS4:25pm
Team Outlook and Scouting Report

SEASON FORECASTS AND FUTURES PICKS

There are 3 teams who have 14/1, 6.7% odds to win the Super Bowl. Their 2% chance is #8 in the league which is not high enough to be a good bet. In simulations, they win the NFC 5.6% of the time and are not a good value at 13/2, 13.3%. Our projection is leaning on them to win under 9.5 games. The Cowboys are averaging 9.1 wins per sim. At +105 the Cowboys are a good value to make the playoffs with a 63.4% chance. Their odds of winning their division are 1/0, 0%. They win the division in 42% of simulations. Their average wins per simulation puts them at #5 in the NFC.

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REGULAR SEASON RECAP AND UPCOMING GAMES

Their 8-8 record last season was very disappointing. Their game-by-game odds projected record was 10.6-5.4. They were solid against the spread going 9-7 for (+130 profit). They went over 10 times and came in under 6 times. The table below shows their upcoming games, their simulation based win percentage and their recent head to head record (WL, ATS, OU).

TEAM OFFENSIVE AND DEFENSIVE STATS WITH LEAGUE RANKINGS

They are an elite scoring team based on points per game, which make sense given their strong yards per play rank. They are an above average scoring defense, which make sense given their strong yards per play allowed rank.

TEAM OFFENSE (League Rank):

TEAM DEFENSE:

TEAM FANTASY LEADERS

The table below show the most valuable fantasy players on the team this season led by Amari Cooper who was the #7 Wide Receiver. The Better Option column shows the player directly above him and the Better Than column shows the player directly below him in the position rankings. The Better Option column shows the player directly above him and the Better Than column shows the player directly below him in the projected position rankings.

Roster
NoPlayerPosHeightWeightBirthdateEXPCOLLEGE
40 Anderson, Darius RB5-1119509/10/19970TCU
92 Armstrong, Dorance DE6-425506/10/19973Kansas
24 Awuzie, Chidobe CB6-020305/24/19954Colorado
80 Bell, Blake TE6-625208/07/19916Oklahoma
44 Bernard, Francis LB6-12300Utah
30 Brown, Anthony CB5-1119612/15/19935Purdue
85 Brown, Noah WR6-222501/06/19964Ohio State
83 Bryant, Ventell WR6-320508/24/19962Temple
33 Burton, Deante DB6-220507/12/19943Kansas State
28 Canady, Maurice CB6-119305/26/19945Virginia
68 Carter, Ron'Dell DE6-326907/03/19970James Madison
38 Chunn, Jordan RB6-023001/02/19951Troy
27 Clinton-Dix, Ha Ha SS6-121112/21/19927Alabama
71 Collins, La'el T6-432007/26/19936LSU
19 Cooper, Amari WR6-121006/17/19946Alabama
98 Crawford, Tyrone DT6-429011/22/19899Boise State
--- Dalton, Andy QB6-222010/29/198710TCU
--- Dowdle, Rico RB6-021506/14/19980South Carolina
21 Elliott, Ezekiel RB6-022807/22/19955Ohio State
--- Erving, Cameron T6-531308/23/19926Florida State
3 Forbath, Kai K5-1119709/02/19877UCLA
--- Fortunato, Joe LS6-524004/07/19941Delaware
13 Gallup, Michael WR6-119803/04/19963Colorado State
57 Gifford, Luke LB6-32430Nebraska
29 Goodwin, C.J. CB6-319002/04/19905California (PA)
79 Hamilton, Justin DT6-231507/27/19934Louisiana
76 Hamilton, Ladarius DE6-326001/18/19980North Texas
62 Henry, Marcus C6-230302/11/19931Boise State
87 Hikutini, Cole TE6-424006/11/19942Louisville
97 Hill, Trysten DT6-330803/25/19982UCF
65 Hyatt, Mitch T6-530602/06/19971Clemson
56 Jackson, Joe DE6-427512/20/19962Miami (FL)
89 Jarwin, Blake TE6-526007/16/19944Oklahoma State
96 Jelks, Jalen DE6-525608/03/19962Oregon
81 Johnson, Jon'Vea WR6-019212/23/19952Toledo
6 Jones, Chris P6-020507/21/19899Carson-Newman
14 Jones, Tevin WR6-222512/26/19921Memphis
--- Kamara, Azur LB6-42350Kansas
--- Kirk, Luther DB6-21950Illinois State
69 Knight, Brandon T6-431404/01/19972Indiana
91 LaDouceur, L.P. LS6-525603/13/198116California
90 Lawrence, DeMarcus DE6-326504/28/19927Boise State
50 Lee, Sean OLB6-224507/22/198611Penn State
26 Lewis, Jourdan CB5-1019508/31/19954Michigan
73 Looney, Joe C6-331508/31/19909Wake Forest
53 March-Lillard, Justin LB6-022207/05/19936Akron
64 Marino, Garrett DT6-229008/03/19940UAB
70 Martin, Zack G6-431511/20/19907Notre Dame
93 McCoy, Gerald DT6-430002/25/198811Oklahoma
66 McGovern, Connor G6-530811/03/19972Penn State
67 Miller, Wyatt T6-529810/23/19951UCF
49 Olawale, Jamize RB6-124204/17/19898North Texas
45 Olonilua, Sewo RB6-324011/27/19970TCU
--- Parker, Aaron WR6-320805/21/19980Rhode Island
95 Poe, Dontari DT6-334608/18/19909Memphis
20 Pollard, Tony RB6-020904/30/19972Memphis
4 Prescott, Dak QB6-223807/29/19935Mississippi State
61 Redmond, Adam C6-630005/19/19933Harvard
16 Rogers, Kendrick WR6-420408/07/19970Texas A&M
86 Schultz, Dalton TE6-524407/11/19963Stanford
--- Smith, Aldon LB6-426509/25/19897Missouri
15 Smith, Devin WR6-119903/03/19925Ohio State
54 Smith, Jaylon MLB6-224506/14/19954Notre Dame
--- Smith, Saivion CB6-120011/05/19971Alabama
77 Smith, Tyron T6-532012/12/199010USC
74 Steele, Terence T6-631006/04/19970Texas Tech
--- Taumoepeau, Charlie TE6-224503/25/19980Portland State
48 Thomas, Joe LB6-123305/06/19916South Carolina State
23 Thompson, Darian SAF6-221109/22/19935Boise State
5 Thorson, Clayton QB6-422206/15/19951Northwestern
55 Vander Esch, Leighton OLB6-425502/08/19963Boise State
39 Westry, Chris CB6-419907/10/19972Kentucky
78 Wichmann, Cody G6-532503/02/19924Fresno State
52 Williams, Connor G6-529805/12/19973Texas
11 Wilson, Ced WR6-220003/10/19953Boise State
37 Wilson, Donovan SAF6-020402/21/19952Texas A&M
99 Woods, Antwaun DT6-131801/03/19933USC
25 Woods, Xavier FS5-1120207/26/19954Louisiana Tech
--- Worley, Daryl CB6-121502/22/19955West Virginia
--- Zuerlein, Greg K6-019112/27/19879Missouri Western State