Often one play can make the difference between a nail-biting win and an upset loss. The Washington Football Team almost discovered this the difficult way last week when Dexter Lawrences offsides charge spared them a loss (which we cautioned the Football Team about in last weeks upset alert column).
INGLEWOOD, CALIFORNIA– SEPTEMBER 19: Ezekiel Elliott # 21 of the Dallas Cowboys carries the ball throughout a 20-17 win over the Los Angeles Chargers at SoFi Arena on September 19, 2021, in Inglewood, California. (Image by Harry How/Getty Images).
The Dallas Cowboys and Pittsburgh Steelers are amongst the NFL teams that should be on upset alert in Week 3.
There are some marquee matchups on tap for today and some more potential upset victims on tap. All chances referenced in this story are provided thanks to the FanDuel Sportsbook.
3. NFL groups that should be on upset alert in Week 3– Dallas Cowboys.
Americas Team got on the board with a tight win over the Los Angeles Chargers on Sunday however it was a tight surface. Greg Zuerlein nailed a 56-yard basket at the weapon to assist Dallas pick up an important triumph that assisted pull them into a tie for very first location in the NFC East.
The effort was far from quite for the Cowboys, who saw Ezekiel Elliott battle to establish himself in the running video game. The Chargers also moved the ball really well against the Cowboys defense however a pair of interceptions from Justin Herbert short-circuited essential drives.
The Cowboys head house today for a Monday night matchup versus the Philadelphia Eagles where they are favored by 3.5 points. Division games are constantly tricky and Philadelphia has actually proven to be better than anticipated after a blowout win in Week 1 versus Atlanta before playing the 49ers hard in Week 2.
This video game has shootout possible if the Cowboys protective struggles continue. If the Eagles stroll into JerryWorld and leave with very first place in the division, dont be shocked.