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NFL: Packers vs. Dallas Cowboys Prediction 1/14/2024

The Green Bay Packers (9-8) travel to face off against the Dallas Cowboys (12-5) on Sunday, January 14th. This game will be played at AT&T Stadium in AT&T Stadium and televised on FOX. Both team’s come into this one having won their previous games. Kickoff is set for 4:30 ET.

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The Packers Are Coming Off A Win

The Packers came out on top in their last contest against the Bears, winning with a final score of 17-9. Given that they were favored by 2.5 against the Bears, the Packers picked up an ATS win.

Against Chicago, quarterback Jordan Love had a passer rating of 128 while completing 84% of his passes. Overall, he ended the game with 316 yards through the air.

On defense, the Packers conceded 192 yards of total offense to Chicago. 75 of these yards were obtained on the ground, while the team’s secondary allowed 117 yards on 16 pass attempts.

Going into this Wild Card round NFC matchup, the Packers have an overall record of 9-8. In the NFC-North standings, the Packers are in 2nd place and 7th in the NFC. So far, they have gone 7-5 against NFC opponents and 4-5 on the road.

The Packers’ scoring margin heading into this week’s game is at +1.9, putting their ATS record at 9-8. Up to this point in the season, games featuring Green Bay have ranked 19th in total points. They have maintained an over/under record of 10-7, and the average over/under line for their games is 42.1 points.

Packers Injury Report

  • Eric Stokes – Foot (Out)
  • Tyler Davis – Knee (Out)
  • Luke Tenuta – Ankle (Out)

The Cowboys Are Coming Off A Win

The Cowboys played on the road vs. the Commanders in week 18, winning by a score of 38-10. Being favored by 13 points against the Commanders, the Cowboys came through with an ATS win.

Offensively, the Cowboys rushed the ball 29 times against the Commanders. Tony Pollard led the ground attack with 70 yards. Dak Prescott made 36 passing attempts, accumulating 279 yards and achieving a passer rating of 124.

Defensively, the Cowboys gave up 180 total yards of offense to Washington. Of these yards, 50 were gained through rushing plays, and the team’s secondary allowed 130 yards on 28 pass attempts.

Going into this Wild Card round NFC matchup, the Cowboys have an overall record of 12-5. In the NFC-East standings, the Cowboys are in 1st place and 2nd in the NFC. So far, they have gone 9-3 against NFC opponents and 8-0 at home.

The Cowboys’ scoring margin heading into this week’s game is at +11.4, putting their ATS record at 10-7. Dallas games this season have averaged 48.5 points, which is 5th in the NFL. Their over/under record is 9-8, with an average OU line of 46.1 points.

Cowboys Injury Report

  • David Durden – Knee (Out)
  • Josh Ball – Hip (Out)
  • Nahshon Wright – Ankle (Out)
  • Matt Waletzko – Shoulder (Out)
  • John Stephens Jr. – Knee (Out)
  • DeMarvion Overshown – Knee (Out)
  • Ronald Jones – Suspension (Out)

Packers Offense Breakdowndallas cowboys betting

Green Bay’s offense comes in with an average of 22.5 points per game, which is currently 11th in the league.

In this week’s game, Green Bay’s passing game is currently 12th in passing yards. Additionally, they are 14th in pass attempts, throwing an average of 34.2 passes each game.

When it comes to rushing, the Packers are averaging 4.2 yards per attempt while running the ball an average of 25.9 times per game. At 112.1 rushing yards per contest, they are 15th in the league.

Cowboys Offense Breakdown

On the offensive side of the ball, the Cowboys currently hold an average of 29.9 points per game, which places them at 1st in the NFL.

So far this season, Dallas’ passing game is 8th in passing attempts. Their average of 258.6 passing yards per game places them 3rd in the NFL rankings.

At 112.9 rushing yards per game, the Cowboys are 14th in the NFL. This figure has come on an average of 27.5 attempts (14th).

Packers Team Defense

The Green Bay defense has recorded 18 takeaways this season, which places them 12th in the NFL. In terms of points allowed, their average of 20.6 is 10th in the league while giving up 335.1 yards per contest.

Cowboys Team Defense

Defensively, the Cowboys come into the game allowing an average of 187.4 passing yards per game and 112.4 rushing yards. When it comes to sacks, Dallas ranks 9th among other defenses. Overall, they are giving up 18.5 points on 299.7 yards.

Packers vs Cowboys Trends

  • In their last ten games away from home, the Packers have a straight up record of 5-5 while going 5-5 vs the spread. The team’s offense averaged 25 points per game in these contests.
  • Across the Cowboys last three home games, the team averaged 22 points per game while allowing 21. Their record vs the spread in these contests was 1-2, while going 1-2 straight-up.
  • As the betting underdog, the Packers have an ATS record of 4-1 in their last five games. In these matchups their, straight up record was 4-1.
  • The Cowboys have played well in their last five games as the betting favorite, going 5-0 straight up and 3-2 against the spread.

Packers vs Cowboys Prediction

Defensively, Green Bay looked good in their most recent game vs. Chicago. For this week’s best bet, I like Green Bay to cover with the line currently sitting at +7.5.

The analysis we’ve been running for this game has the Packers and Cowboys finishing with a combined 46 points. With the over/under line sitting at 50.5, I’m getting a bet down on the under.

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