Dallas Cowboys vs Arizona Cardinals prediction, preview, team news and more | NFL 2020-21

Arizona Cardinals QB Kyler Murray takes on the Dallas Cowboys in Week 6
Arizona Cardinals QB Kyler Murray takes on the Dallas Cowboys in Week 6
Raj Kiran
Modified 27 Apr 2021

The Dallas Cowboys welcome the Arizona Cardinals to AT&T stadium for a Week 6 edition of "Monday Night Football."

The Cowboys are coming off a 37-34 victory over the New York Giants last week, which improved their record to 2-3 -- but Dallas unfortunately lost their franchise QB Dak Prescott to a season-ending ankle injury. The Cardinals and second-year QB Kyler Murray also won in Week 5, defeating the New York Jets 30-10.

Dallas Cowboys vs Arizona Cardinals Head To Head

This will be the 90th game between these two former NFC East rivals (the Cardinals are in the NFC West now), and the first at AT&T Stadium in six years.

The Cowboys lead the all-time series 56-32-1 and have a 31-14 record when playing at home.

Dallas Cowboys record: L W L L W

Arizona Cardinals record: W W L L W

Dallas Cowboys vs Arizona Cardinals Team News

The Dallas Cowboys have no new injuries but they will miss QB Dak Prescott, who is out for the season due to an ankle injury. Linebacker Leighton Vander Esch is still out due a collarbone injury he suffered in Week 1.

Out for Cowboys: Dak Prescott, Leighton Vander Esch

Doubtful for Cowboys: None

The Arizona Cardinals have a couple of injury designations on the defensive side of the ball. Outside linebackers Dennis Gardeck (foot) and Devon Kennard (calf) were limited participants during all three practice sessions during the week and are doubtful for the game on Monday. Offensive lineman DJ Humphries (back) is also questionable for the game.

Out for Cardinals: None

Doubtful for Cardinals: Dennis Gardeck, Davon Kennard, DJ Humphries

Dallas Cowboys vs Arizona Cardinals Projected Starters

Dallas Cowboys:

QB: Andy Dalton

RB: Ezekiel Elliot, Tony Pollard

WR: Amaari Cooper, CeeDee Lamb, Michael Gallup

TE: Dalton Schultz

Arizona Cardinals:

QB: Kyler Murray

RB: Kenyan Drake, Chase Edmonds

WR: DeAndre Hopkins, Christian Kirk, Larry Fitzgerald

TE: Dan Arnold

Dallas Cowboys vs Arizona Cardinals Prediction

The Arizona Cardinals seem to be a better bet to win this matchup as the Dallas Cowboys will be playing their first game with veteran QB Andy Dalton starting under center.

Also, the Cowboys' defense has been the easiest to score against for offenses around the league, as they have given up 30-plus points in their last four games.

Prediction: Arizona Cardinals for the W

Also Read: Dak Prescott Contract with Dallas Cowboys

Published 19 Oct 2020
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