Point spread and
odds: New York Giants vs. Dallas Cowboys playoff
The point spread and betting
odds preview of the NFL playoff game New York Giants vs. Dallas
Sunday the NFL divisional playoff games will end with the NFC
playoff match-up between the New York Giants and the Dallas
Cowboys. Just as the other Sunday NFL playoff game (read preview
links below), the Giants and the Cowboys have already met this
season, on November 11th. when the Cowboys went to New York to
win that game 31-20. The odds makers are expecting the same
result from the playoff game between these two NFC teams and the
Cowboys are the unquestionable favorite of the Sunday match-up.
At the online sportsbook Bodog Sports, the odds on the Dallas
Cowboys to continue their quest for the Super Bowl are listed at
-300 and the odds on the Giants to win the playoff are posted at
the underdog +265. The point spread on the New York Giants vs.
Dallas Cowboys game is sitting at -7.5 points chalk the Cowboys
with the total expected set at 46.5 points.
Dallas will enter the playoffs well rested,
but injuries will be problem in both teams. Cowboys wide
receiver Terrell Owens practiced today, after missing the
Wednesday practice, but will likely be on the sidelines for the
game against the Giants on Sunday. Another Dallas wide receiver,
Terry Glenn, is practicing, but remains day-to-day with knee
issues. Two Giants cornerbacks, Kevin Dockery and Sam Madison,
missed Wednesday practice, as well as wide receiver Plaxico
Burress, who remains questionable with ankle injury. Cowboys'
quarterback Tony Romo is in good shape and with Jessica Simpson
out of the stadium for the playoff game, he should be top-notch
The betting trends on the NY Giants and the
Cowboys show that NY Giants are 5-1 against the spread in their
last 6 games, while Dallas is 1-4 against the spread in its last
5 games. Head-to-head, Dallas is 2-5-1 against the spread in
their last 8 games when playing NY Giants and the total has gone
UNDER in 9 of Dallas's last 13 games when playing at home
against NY Giants. The Giants - Cowboys game will start at
4:30pm EST on January 13th and could be seen live on Fox.