Vegas over/under for Dallas. 8.5 wins

Discussion in 'Fan Zone' started by erod, May 17, 2019 at 11:06 AM.

  1. erod

    erod Well-Known Member

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    8.5 wins?

    Dallas usually gets overvalued in Vegas because of the amount of casual betting action they get, but that seems just a touch too critical.

    Something tells me folks are going to pile on the over here. What is it Vegas knows? They usually get this stuff right.
  2. EzekielToast

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    Easy money on the over imo. Can’t see us not winning 9 games.
  3. JJHLH1

    JJHLH1 Well-Known Member

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    Taking the over. The Cowboys aren’t getting the respect they deserve. This team is talented, and two of our division opponents are weak.
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  4. Oz-of-Cowboy-Country

    Oz-of-Cowboy-Country Active Member

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    Giants. L
    Skins. W
    Fins. W
    Saints. L
    Pack. W
    Jets. W
    Eagles. W
    Giants. W
    Viks. W
    Lions. L
    Pats. L
    Bill's. W
    Bears. L
    Rams. W
    Eagles. W
    Skins. W

    I got us at 11-5.
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  5. stasheroo

    stasheroo Well-Known Member

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    I'm not a gambler, but what kind of a payout does one get on over-under wagers?

    This looks like easy money.
  6. CouchCoach

    CouchCoach Well-Known Member

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    I would take the O on that but I could see this ending up only .5 over the line. If I had to predict, I would be in that 9 or 10 win place.
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  7. cowboyec

    cowboyec Well-Known Member

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  8. lkelly

    lkelly Well-Known Member

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    I'm flying out to Vegas tomorrow. I'm a pessimist, but that does look like a downer estimate to me. Of course the magnetic pull to 8-8 is very strong with this team.

    I'd feel better about the wager if they were 8-7 headed into the final week and had no shot at the playoffs. That's a near guaranteed win under Garrett.
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  9. America's Cowboy

    America's Cowboy Well-Known Member

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    Didn't Vegas have the Cowboys at 8 wins last year? What are they smoking over there in Sin City?
  10. viman96

    viman96 Thread Killer

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    I think it is due to the up and down nature of the team. Wentz supposedly being healthy, Dallas lost talent on the DL and a first time OC.

    Still I find it odd so many are ranking Dallas middle of the pack when the majority of the team is returning healthy. I expect Dallas to be a 10+ win team. Zeke is going to feast and Cooper and WR corp are going to do some damage. DLaw and our LBers are going to truck opposing QBs, RBs, and WRs all year.
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  11. Fletch

    Fletch To The Moon

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    A loss in game one against the Gnats? Good grief.

    It truly is the off-season on a message board.
  12. Oz-of-Cowboy-Country

    Oz-of-Cowboy-Country Active Member

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    Dak and Zeke seem to come out of the gates a little slow. Or maybe it's just me.
  13. Oz-of-Cowboy-Country

    Oz-of-Cowboy-Country Active Member

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    Well since its "Sin City" they're probably smoking the cross. --JK
  14. StarBoyz83

    StarBoyz83 Well-Known Member

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    Over but they wont win more than 10
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  15. DFWJC

    DFWJC Well-Known Member

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    Yes. A guy has us going 11-5 and we have fans complaining on how he got us there.
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  16. Sydla

    Sydla Well-Known Member

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    Cautiously take the over. Cautiously. I don't like the whole game by game analysis at this point but if you look at the schedule in tiers:

    Division: 4-2 (split with Philly, spit the bit somewhere else in a *** game).

    Tier 1: @Saints, @Patriots, @Bears, Rams 2-2

    Tier 2: Packers, Vikings 1-1

    Tier 3: Dolphins, @Jets, @Lions, Bills 3-1

    That's conservative and would work out to 10 wins. Even if you go 1-3 in the Tier 1 games, that's still 9 wins.
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  17. Cowboysheelsreds053

    Cowboysheelsreds053 Well-Known Member

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    If we lose against the gnats in game 1, we dont deserve to go to the PO and old jerrah should not delay the what is coming at year's end and fire red on the spot.
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  18. CapnB

    CapnB Well-Known Member

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    unless the injury bug kills us we are winning more than 8.5 games this season. although we are the only team in the NFL who doesnt have back to back home games.
  19. cowboy_ron

    cowboy_ron You Can't Fix Stupid

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    You guys get all worked up on what "Vegas thinks"...........ONCE AGAIN, it has absolutely nothing to do with anything other than how the bets are coming that is ALL that "Vegas" has an interest in.......not who wins games or seasonal records........they make their $$$$$$$$ on the betting.
  20. CowboysWillRise

    CowboysWillRise Well-Known Member

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    Easy over, Vegas giving away money now.
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