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DAL 44, NYG 20: Cowboys Win 4th Straight in Dak’s Revenge Game

In his first game against the since 2020's season-ending , continued to look like an candidate. His Cowboys also continued to look like a legitimate contender in 2021, handling their division rivals 44-20.

Dallas improved to 4-1 on the season, winning their fourth-straight game overall and reaching 2-0 in division games. Since 2017 the Cowboys are 8-0 against the Giants with Prescott as the starting QB.

Dak threw for 302 yards and three touchdowns, hitting , , and each for scores. He still put up those numbers despite an additional 201 rushing yards from the , led by 110 from Zeke.

continued his magical season with another pick, his sixth of the year, in the second half. He nearly had it a few times earlier in the game as was testing him, but the pick came later once Mike Glennon had taken over at for New York.

Jones left the game just before halftime with a concussion suffered on a run attempt near the goal line. made the stop and Daniel could barely keep balance after getting up, which led to his exit.

Earlier in the first half, RB left the game with an ankle injury. The Giants' offense, already missing WRs Sterling Shepard and , was further decimated when Kenny Golladay left hurt and Kadarius Toney was ejected for throwing a punch at Dallas' .

That was about the only fight that New York showed in the game. While the halftime score was only 17-10, a pick and fumble by Dak Prescot the first half helped keep the Giants closer than they deserved to be.

The Cowboys held New York to just 367 yards of total offense on the day.  And while a lot of attention was duly given to Dak Prescott after the events of a year ago, the was just as impressive in a true team win.

capped the day with a pick-six off Glennon.

It was a good day all around for the Cowboys as Washington dropped to 2-3 in a loss to New Orleans. Dallas now has a two-game lead in the East as they head to New England to face the 203 Patriots.

Jess Haynie
Jess Haynie
Cowboys fan since 1992, blogger since 2011. Bringing you the objectivity of an outside perspective with the passion of a die-hard fan. I love to talk to my readers, so please comment on any article and I'll be sure to respond!

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