Predicting Cowboys vs. Eagles Winner with Common Games
At Dallas News, I looked at the Cowboys’ and Eagles’ common games:
Passing/Rushing Yards Against
Defensively, the Cowboys and Eagles have been quite similar in regards to total yards allowed. Below, I charted the rushing and passing yards allowed for both teams against all five common opponents.
You can see the results have been eerily similar against each opponent. As a unit, the Cowboys’ defense allowed 77 more combined yards than the Eagles against their common opponents.
Passing/Rushing Yards For
Offensively, though, the Eagles have outperformed the ‘Boys in their common games. Check it out.
The passing offenses have been similar. Even with Tony Romo’s huge day against Denver, Philly quarterbacks passed for just 35 fewer yards in the five games.