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Cowboys vs Vikings Prediction, Odds & Best Bets for Week 11 (Dallas' Offense Dominates Minnesota's Defense)

Larry Rupp
Dallas Cowboys vs Minnesota Vikings prediction, odds and best bets for NFL Week 11 game.
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Cowboys vs Vikings Week 11 Game Info

2022 NFL Regular Season — Week 11
Dallas Cowboys (6-3, 2-2 Away) vs. Minnesota Vikings (8-1, 4-0 Home)
Date: Sunday, Nov. 20, 2022
Time: 4:25 p.m. ET
Venue: U.S. Bank Stadium — Minneapolis, MN
Coverage: CBS

The Minnesota Vikings will look to extend their winning streak to eight games in a row when they host the Dallas Cowboys in Week 11 NFL action. The Cowboys are fresh off a 31-28 loss (OT) to the Green Bay Packers in Week 10. Quarterback Dak Prescott was responsible for two costly interceptions.

Meanwhile, the Vikings snuck by the Buffalo Bills in an overtime game of their own by a final score of 33-30. Wide receiver Justin Jefferson's miraculous catch on fourth down kept Minnesota's hopes alive late in the fourth quarter. He finished the day with 193 yards and 1 touchdown on 10 receptions.

Cowboys vs Vikings Odds & Spread

All NFL betting lines, odds and prop bets are from FanDuel Sportsbook.
Moneyline: DAL: (-134) | MIN: (+114)
Spread: DAL: -2.5 (-108) | MIN: +2.5 (-112)
Total: 48.5 — Over: (-110) | Under: (-110)

Updated (Sunday, Nov. 20, 1:20 p.m. ET): The odds improved in Dallas' favor. The Cowboys opened as just 1.5-point favorites, but are now favored by 2.5 points. The over/under also climbed slightly from 47.5 to 48.5 points.

The Cowboys enter this contest as a slight road favorite on the moneyline and the spread. This 4:25 p.m. ET clash also features one of the higher totals on the Week 11 slate at 47.5 points.

Cowboys vs Vikings Prediction & Pick

Dallas enters this game deflated after losing a game in which it held a 14-point lead in the fourth quarter for the first time in franchise history. On the other side, Minnesota returns home elated after mounting a second-half comeback. However, the oddsmakers have this game listed as a toss up.

That goes to show that the Cowboys should not be underestimated here. This is a team that has posted the second-best total DVOA rating in the NFL and has logged a league-high 35.0 sacks. Keep in mind quarterback Kirk Cousins also owns a 2-8 record against Dallas during his 11-year career.

Final Score Prediction: Cowboys: 27 | Vikings: 23

Cowboys vs Vikings Betting Trends

- Dallas is 6-2 against the spread (ATS) in its last eight games.
- The total has hit the over in four of Dallas' last five away games.
- Minnesota is 5-0 straight up in its last five home games.
- The total has hit the under in eight of Minnesota's last 12 games against Dallas.

Cowboys vs Vikings Best Bet

The Vikings' success on offense has been overshadowing their struggles on defense. Minnesota is allowing a whopping 5.9 yards per play (T-No. 28 in NFL) and a red zone scoring percentage of 72.0% (No. 31 in NFL). This lines up as the perfect opportunity for the Dallas offense to get back on track.

The Cowboys are 4-1 straight up in their last five games against Minnesota and 6-2 against the spread (ATS) in their last eight games overall. The Vikings are only 1-4-1 ATS in their last six games against an NFC East opponent, though. An exciting win streak finally comes to an end in Week 11.

Bet: Dallas Cowboys ML (-124)

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