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Giants Vs Cowboys NFL Week One Capsule

Dallas Cowboys v New York Giants

NEW YORK GIANTS AT DALLAS COWBOYS

SERIES

GIANTS COWBOYS
SERIES LEADER 61-42-2
STREAKS Past 4
COACHES VS. OPP. Tom Coughlin: 13-13 Jason Garrett: 6-3
LAST GAME 11/23/14: Cowboys 31 at Giants 28. Dallas QB Tony Romo throws for 275 yards & 4 TDs (143.4 rating). Cowboys WR Dez Bryant has 7 catches for 86 yards & 2 TDs.
LAST GAME AT SITE 10/19/14: Cowboys 31, Giants 21. Dallas QB Tony Romo completes 17 passes for 279 yards & 3 TDs (135.7 rating). Cowboys DeMarco Murray rushes for 128 yards & TD.
REFEREE Bill Vinovich
BROADCAST NBC (7:30 PM CT): Al Michaels, Cris Collinsworth, Michele Tafoya (Field reporter). Westwood One: Kevin Kugler, James Lofton. SIRIUS: 83 (NYG), 93 (Dal.). XM: 226 (NYG), 225 (Dal.).

2014 STATS

PASSING Manning: 379-601-4410 (3C)-30-14-92.1 Romo: 304-435-3705-34 (2C)-9-113.2 (1L)
RUSHING Jennings: 167-639-3.8-4 McFadden (Oak.): 155-534-3.4-2
RECEIVING Beckham: 91-1305-14.3-12 (T3C) Bryant: 88-1320-15.0-16 (1L)
OFFENSE 367.2 382.6
TAKE/GIVE -2 +6
DEFENSE 375.8 355.1
SACKS Hankins: 7.0 Mincey: 6.0
INTs Amukamara: 3 Wilcox: 3
PUNTING Wing (Pit.): 43.7 Jones: 45.4
KICKING J. Brown: 116 (44/44 PAT; 24/26 FG) Bailey: 131 (56/56 PAT; 25/29 FG)

NOTES

GIANTS: QB ELI MANNING passed for 4,410 yards last year, his 4th career 4,000-yard season. Reached 30 pass TDs for 2nd time in career. Has 12 pass TDs in past 4 vs. Dal…In last game vs. Dal., RB RASHAD JENNINGS rushed for 120 yards & had 8 catches for 68 yards. RB SHANE VEREEN had 838 scrimmage yards & 5 TDs with NE last year…WR ODELL BECKHAM, JR. was named 2014 Off. Rookie of Year. Has 91 catches & 1,305 rec. yards, most ever in 1st 12 games to begin career. Has 90+ rec. yards in 9 consecutive games, tied for longest streak in NFL history. Has 12 TDs in 12 career games. Had 2 rec. TDs in both career meetings. Has led NFL in rec. yards in each of past 6 weeks. In his last game at Dal. (9/8/13), WR VICTOR CRUZ had 5 catches for 118 yards & 3 TDs. WR RUEBEN RANDLE had career-high 71 catches & 938 yards last year…CBs DOMINIQUE RODGERS-CROMARTIE (12) & PRINCE AMUKAMARA (11) led NYG in PD last year. LB JON BEASON has 5 100+ tackle seasons…COWBOYS: Won NFC East last year…QB TONY ROMO led NFL with franchise-record 113.2 rating. Has 2 of 3 100+ rating seasons in team history. Has career 97.6 rating, 2nd highest mark in NFL history…RB JOSEPH RANDLE averaged 6.7 yards per att. last year, highest in NFL by RB (min. 50 att.)…WR DEZ BRYANT led NFL with franchise-record 16 rec. TDs. Since 2012, leads NFL with 41 rec. TDs. Is only player in NFL with 12+ rec. TDs in each of past 3 seasons. Had 88 catches for 1,320 yards & 16 TDs, his 3rd consecutive season with 85+ catches, 1,200+ yards & 12+ TDs. TE JASON WITTEN had 703 rec. yards in 2014 & is 2nd TE in NFL history with 700+ rec. yards in 11 consecutive seasons. Ranks 2nd in NFL history among TEs in catches (943) & rec. yards (10,502). WR TERRANCE WILLIAMS was 2nd on team with career-high 8 rec. TDs…S BARRY CHURCH led team with 93 tackles last season. LB SEAN LEE has 11 INTs since entering NFL in 2010, tied for most by NFL LB.


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