Arizona Cardinals (2-1 Preseason) vs. Washington Commanders (3-0 Preseason)
Anticipation for an exciting NFL matchup between the Arizona Cardinals and Washington Commanders is building rapidly. Slated for Sunday, September 10th, at FedEx Field in Virginia, with a ceremonial kick-off scheduled at 1:00 PM ET and broadcast by FOX network, fans can stream it live through the NFL Game Pass platform to check out the latest NFL betting odds.
Arizona Cardinals enter this matchup at an advantaged position as underdogs against an impressive +7 (-110) point spread. Their team performance has shown mixed results recently, with positive and negative instances experienced; this dynamic may well affect their odds. Clayton Tune, an integral leader of their offense, is at the helm of their offensive efforts. During the recent engagement, Tune exhibited an impressive completion rate of 58.3% for 218 yards. In addition to Tune’s skills on the air side of things, Clement has consistently accomplished an average of 5.1 yards per carry on his way to playing a vital role for this Cardinals squad. Kaden Davis has proven his adeptness as a receiver, boasting an average of 9.5 yards per reception to demonstrate his valuable contribution to the team’s offensive scheme.
The Washington Commanders enter this game as clear favorites, boasting an impressive -7 (-110) point spread. Their impressive defensive capabilities underscore their popularity – demonstrated through 11 out of 15 matches where their total points score fell under their benchmark – which proves their strategic acumen and collective commitment to neutralizing opposing offenses. Sam Howell stands out in the offensive arena with an incredible completion rate of 75.7% – a testimony to his precision and poise under pressure. In one recent performance alone, he amassed 265 yards, showing his remarkable capacity to maneuver the field and advance team goals effectively. Chris Rodriguez Jr. has become a pivotal asset to the Commanders’ offensive strategy with his 7.2 average yards per carry average, showing explosive speed and tactical intelligence on the field. His dynamic proficiency gives them a multifaceted offensive strategy to keep opponents guessing. Mitchell Tinsley has emerged as an invaluable receiving target, furthering the Commanders’ offensive prowess. With an average yardage per catch of 21.5, Tinsley can make crucial and strategic contributions during critical situations on offense.
Arizona Cardinals vs. Washington Commanders Game Info
|When:||Sunday, September 10, 2023 at 1:00 PM ET|
|Stream||NFL Game Pass|
Clayton Tune QB vs. Sam Howell QB
Clayton Tune of the Arizona Cardinals displayed incredible resilience in his recent performance, completing 21 of 36 passes for 218 yards while facing challenges and posting an impressive passer rating of 75.9. Tune displayed excellent leadership to lead his offense effectively downfield.
Sam Howell led the Washington Commanders’ offense with impressive accuracy, completing 28 of 37 passes for 265 yards with an outstanding passer rating of 122. He demonstrated proficiency in moving chains efficiently and making key throws under pressure.
NFL Odds/Point Spread: Washington Commanders -305, Total Odds: 35
Washington Commanders are favorites against the Arizona Cardinals due to their strong defense and effective offense. However, Arizona has proven capable of covering spreads in four of their last six matches against them (Covering +7 (-110) in four). A total points line of 38.5 suggests a low-scoring game due to Washington’s defensive prowess & Arizona’s recent struggles, suggesting Under is the best bet for this matchup.
Arizona Cardinals Betting Trends
The Arizona Cardinals have shown remarkable resilience against the spread, covering four of their last six games against Washington and only coming away with one victory during that stretch. Unfortunately, their straight-up record has been worrisome: none won outright over that span, and just 1 victory recorded on their road games thus far.
Washington Commanders Betting Trends
The Washington Commanders have had difficulty covering the spread in recent games, only achieving victory once in five. Their defense, however, has been instrumental in keeping total points below, and 11 out of 15 total points lines have seen underperformance from their opponents; additionally, they boast an outstanding home record against Cardinals with 8 victories at home.
Arizona Cardinals vs. Washington Commanders 9/10/23 Betting Picks
Arizona Cardinals vs. Washington Commanders: As the Arizona Cardinals and Washington Commanders prepare to face off in an NFL matchup, the NFL betting lines indicate that they possess an advantage due to favorable odds and an outstanding defensive performance trajectory. Predictions indicate the expected score will lean in favor of the Washington Commanders; it has been predicted they should win 20-15. Though the Arizona Cardinals have occasionally shown flashes of competitiveness, it should be noted that their superior defensive prowess combined with proficient offensive execution makes the Washington Commanders likely contenders for victory in such an anticipated competition.
Free Pick and Prediction: Washington Commanders will win 20-15