What follows is a glance at the Dolphins-Giants matchup.
WHO: Miami Dolphins (2-1) vs. New York Giants (2-1)
WHEN: Sunday, 1 p.m. ET
WHERE: Giants Stadium, East Rutherford, N.J.
TV: CBS (Greg Gumbel, play-by-play; Phil Simms, analysis; Armen Keteyian, sidelines)
LINE: Giants by 2
NFL RANKINGS: Dolphins — 12th in the NFL in total offense, 6th in rushing offense, 26th in passing offense, 11th in total defense, 2nd in rushing defense, 27th in passing defense
Giants — 6th in the NFL in total offense, 13th in rushing offense, 4th in passing offense, 32nd in total defense, tied for 9th in rushing defense, 32nd in passing defense
COACHES: Dolphins, Dave Wannstedt (4th year with team); Giants, Jim Fassel (7th year with team)
SERIES RECORD: The Giants lead 3-1
LAST FOUR MEETINGS: 1996 at Miami, Giants 17, Dolphins 7; 1993 at Miami, Giants 19, Dolphins 14; 1990 at New York, Giants 20, Dolphins 3; 1972 at New York, Dolphins 23, Giants 13
INJURIES: Dolphins — C Tim Ruddy (knee) and T Mark Dixon (ankle) are out; QB Brian Griese (toe) is questionable; S Shawn Wooden (hand/hamstring) is probable; Giants — DT Keith Hamilton (hamstring) is questionable; WR Ike Hilliard (foot), CB Will Peterson (calf) and WR Willie Ponder (hip) are probable.