Giants-Cowboys Fast Facts

PAST 4 GAMES decided by 8 points-or-less...

 

PAST 4 GAMES decided by 8 points-or-less……COWBOYS: Have won 2 in a row for first time since 3 consecutive to start 1999 season……QB CLINT STOERNER won first career start vs. Cardinals in Week 7. Was starter for 2001 Scottish Claymores of NFL Europe League……Rank second in NFC in rush offense (140.8)...

In 21 career games vs. Giants, RB EMMITT SMITH has rushed for 1,796 yards (85.5 yards per game) & 17 TDs……RB TROY HAMBRICK has 23 rushes for 193 yards (8.4 avg.) in 3 career games vs. NFC East……Club's 10 fumble takeaways tie for most in NFC…

In last meeting, Cowboys held Giants to 225 total yards, including 126 passing. Defense allowed 10 points in past 2 games (5.0 average) vs. 110 in first 4 (27.5)……P MICAH KNORR ties for second in NFC with 11 punts inside 20……KR REGGIE SWINTON ranks second in NFC with 27.4 average……

GIANTS: Have won 3 of past 4 & 6 of past 9 overall vs. Cowboys ……QB KERRY COLLINS has completed 88 of 154 passes (57.1 percent) for 950 yards with 7 TDs vs. 3 INTs for 82.4 passer rating vs. Cowboys in 5 career reg. season games……RB TIKI BARBER has 426 scrimmage yards (191 rushing, 235 receiving) in past 4 games vs. ‘Boys. Had career-best 13 receptions & 100 receiving yards vs. Dallas on 1/2/00…… Defense held Cowboys to 414 total yards in 2 games last season (207.0 avg.)……Giants have 7 sacks in past 2 vs. Dallas, including 5 in last meeting……Club's 23 sacks tie Rams and Packers for most in NFC

 In last meeting vs. Dallas, DE MICHAEL STRAHAN had 2.5 sacks. Has 12.5 sacks in past 5 games, most ever in 5-game span in NFL history (sacks became official statistic in 1982).


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