Cowboys defeat Giants for sixth straight time since 2017
By Anthony Caruso III | Publisher
The Dallas Cowboys got a better result than their first appearance at MetLife Stadium this season. The Cowboys were defeated by the New York Jets in October.
Three weeks later, the Cowboys defeated the New York Giants on Monday Night Football at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey. Dallas won 37-18 over New York.
Dallas leads the all-time series 68-46-2, including this win. In fact, the Cowboys have defeated the Giants in the last six meetings.
Before this long win streak, New York won three straight games. Their last win in the series came on December 11, 2016 in a 20-19 win.
The Cowboys improved to 5-3 on the season. They are now 2-2 on the road this season.
The Giants fell to 2-7 on the season. New York is now 1-4 at home this season.
Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott went 22 of 35 for 257 yards. He threw three touchdown passes and had one interception.
Ezekiel Elliott had 23 carries for 139 yards.
Amari Cooper had four receptions for 80 yards and a touchdown. Jason Witten had eight receptions for 58 yards, while Blake Jarwin had a 42-yard touchdown reception.
Michael Gallup had two receptions for 33 yards and a touchdown.
Giants quarterback Daniel Jones went 26 of 41 for 210 yards. He also threw one touchdown pass and had one interception.
Jones had six carries for 54 yards. Saquon Barkley had 14 carries for 28 yards.
Barkley had six receptions for 67 yards. Evan Engram had six receptions for 48 yards, while Golden Tate had six receptions for 42 yards.
Cody Latimer had two receptions for 8 yards and a touchdown.
Dallas scored 24 points in the second half. Jourdan Lewis scored on a 63-yard fumble return for a touchdown. Prescott hit Cooper for a 45-yard touchdown reception.
Prescott also connected with Gallup for a 15-yard touchdown reception. Brett Maher also made a 28-yard field goal.
New York scored six points in the second half. Aldrick Rosas made two field goals, including a 26-yard attempt and a 29-yard attempt.
The Cowboys led 13-12 at halftime. Prescott hit Jarwin for a 42-yard touchdown reception. Maher made two field goal attempts, including a 35-yard attempt and a 52-yard attempt.
Jones hit Latimer for a one-yard touchdown reception. Rosas extra point failed.
Rosas made two field goal attempts, including a 21-yard attempt and a 25-yard attempt.