Giants vs Cowboys Predictions and Expert Picks for Week 5 NFL Game

Giants vs Cowboys predictions and expert pick for Week 5 NFL game.
Giants vs Cowboys predictions and expert pick for Week 5 NFL game. / Jim McIsaac/Getty Images

A pair of NFC East teams face off when the New York Giants travel to take on the Dallas Cowboys in this Week 5 NFL matchup. Even though the teams are a combined 1-7 to start the season, neither one is out of the race for the NFC East title quite yet.

Let's check out how what the experts are predicting for this Week 5 Giants-Cowboys showdown.

Giants vs Cowboys Picks Week 5

CBS Sports picks are from their panel of experts, numberFire picks are from their NFL game projections, Sporting News picks are from Vinnie Iyer, and betting favorites are from FanDuel Sportsbook's Week 5 NFL odds.

CBS Sports: Cowboys (8)
numberFire: Cowboys
Sporting News: Cowboys
Betting Favorite: Cowboys -8.5

Against the Spread:
CBS Sports: Giants (6), Cowboys (2)
Sporting News: Cowboys

While the experts unanimously see the Cowboys emerging victorious in this game, a majority of them believe the Giants will be able to keep it closer than expected. A loss here would send the Giants to a dismal 0-5 record to start the season.

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