We are in for a treat when the Philadelphia Eagles travel to the State Farm Stadium to face the Arizona Cardinals in an important fight over bragging rights in the NFC conference. The Arizona Cardinals (2-2) are 4th in the NFC West division after 4 games while the Philadelphia Eagles (4-0) are flying high up in 1st place in the NFC East division. The Arizona Cardinals go into the match desperate to put a halt to the Philadelphia Eagles’ perfect start and finally get a first home win of the season after several failed attempts.
Arizona Cardinals Form
The Arizona Cardinals powered their way past the Carolina Panthers 26-16 in their latest match, leaving the hosts 4-6 in their previous 10 games overall. They are also on an eight-match losing streak at home.
The defense has looked shabby all season, allowing 25.8 points in four games. The offense has put 22.0 points on board, which isn’t bad considering the high-level defenses that the Arizona Cardinals have played against so far.
Philadelphia Eagles Form
The Philadelphia Eagles look like a tough opponent right now. Beating Jacksonville Jaguars 29-21 last week extended their streak of wins to 4 on the bounce. Their overall record for the previous 10 games says 6-4.
The Philadelphia Eagles are in tip-top shape on both sides of the ball, as their offensive and defensive ranks are among the strongest in the league. Their offense has scored an average of 28.8 points per game, while their defense has allowed 17.8 points.
Arizona Cardinals vs Philadelphia Eagles H2H
After losing the previous round 34-7 in October 2017, the Arizona Cardinals avenged their defeat against the Philadelphia Eagles last time out by beating them 33-26 at the State Farm Stadium. Arizona Cardinals can’t wait to welcome Philadelphia Eagles at the State Farm Stadium, no doubt expecting to continue their dominant display against their coming visitors. They are 7-3 in the last 10 meetings, and have won all 5 of their past home rounds.
While the Arizona Cardinals scored 25.2 points on average per game, the Philadelphia Eagles performed an average of 23.8 points in their 10 most recent meetings.
Arizona Cardinals vs Philadelphia Eagles Standings
The Philadelphia Eagles are the only team left to have won all their opening games in the regular season. They boast perfect 2-0 home and away records, which could spell trouble for the Arizona Cardinals. The hosts are a poor 0-2 at home and 1-1 against teams from the NFC Conference.
Arizona Cardinals vs Philadelphia Eagles Betting
Arizona Cardinals won the last 5 matches against Philadelphia Eagles when playing at home at the State Farm Stadium
But I’m taking the Philadelphia Eagles (-233) to win outright on the moneyline, as their current run of form is just too good to pass up. The visitors are 2-0 on the road for this season and have won 3 of the last 5 road trips, while the struggling Arizona Cardinals are a dismal 0-5 on their turf.
Given their head-to-head record, it is a bit of a hit or miss regarding the spread, as the Arizona Cardinals and Philadelphia Eagles covered this just 4 times in their last 10 meetings.
The Arizona Cardinals have failed to cover the spread in 8 games on the bounce, even in front of their boisterous crowd at the State Farm Stadium. They are 2-8 ATS at home and 4-6 ATS overall in the last 10 games. In contrast, the Philadelphia Eagles are 5-5 ATS on the road and 4-6 ATS overall. Take the Philadelphia Eagles (+5.00) to cover the spread.
The two teams passed the 45-point mark but weren’t quite able to make it above 50, as the last 10 games between the Arizona Cardinals and the Philadelphia Eagles saw an average of 49 points.
Also worth mentioning is the fact that exactly half the previous 10 games at the State Farm Stadium for the Arizona Cardinals went over. All in all, they are 5-4 in the over/under market from their last 10 home and away games combined.
Likewise, half of the Philadelphia Eagles’ past 10 matches on the road went over the total. They are 6-4 in the over/under market from their last 10 home and away outings combined.