ARLINGTON, Texas: Dak Prescott threw for 3 touchdowns the day ahead of the one-year anniversary of his serious ankle damage in the similar stadium towards the similar opponent, and the Dallas Cowboys beat the New York Giants 44-20 on Sunday.
The already injury-plagued Giants misplaced operating again Saquon Barkley to an obvious ankle sprain within the first quarter and quarterback Daniel Jones to a concussion in the second one quarter.
After a woozy Jones used to be taken off on a cart, New York (1-4) pulled even at 10-all on backup QB Mike Glennon’s first snap of the season, a fourth-down handoff to Barkley’s substitute Devontae Booker from the 1.
Glennon and the Giants couldn’t stick with it 364 days after then-Dallas backup Andy Dalton led a comeback to a 37-34 victory following the season-ending compound fracture and dislocation of Prescott’s proper ankle on the house of the Cowboys.
Dallas (4-1) has gained 4 video games in a row since a loss to Tremendous Bowl champion Tampa Bay within the opener.
Prescott had scoring tosses of 49 yards to CeeDee Lamb and 24 yards to Amari Cooper ahead of big name operating again Ezekiel Elliott stuck a move within the flat and high-stepped into the top zone for a 4-yard rating in a while after lacking two performs to get his again checked.
Jones used to be injured when he used to be tackled simply shy of the objective line by means of rookie Cowboys linebacker Jabril Cox on an illicit from the 1. Jones struggled to stick upright, two times hanging his arms on his knees ahead of stumbling badly as Dallas’ Jayron Kearse and others rushed to assist.
The cart got here out for Jones a little while later, simply because it did a yr previous when an emotional Prescott used to be pushed off with the pandemic-limited crowd understanding his season used to be over on account of the ugly scene at the box.
Prescott celebrated to the top this time with greater than 90,000 at AT&T Stadium for the 3rd consecutive week. He used to be 22 of 32 for 302 yards, bouncing again from an interception and botched snap for a misplaced fumble within the first part.
Barkley had two carries for 9 yards when he stepped on Dallas cornerback Jourdan Lewis foot on a play clear of the ball. TV photos confirmed vital swelling at the outdoor of his left ankle.
Elliott completed with greater than 100 yards in consecutive video games for the primary time since 3 directly in 2019, completing with 110 yards and a punctuating 13-yard scoring run within the fourth quarter. The Cowboys had 515 yards general offense.
Glennon used to be 16 of 25 for 196 yards with a overdue 3-yard landing to Booker and two interceptions. The primary used to be Trevon Diggs’ NFL-leading 6th, and the second one used to be returned 45 yards for a rating by means of Anthony Brown within the ultimate two mins.
Diggs has a minimum of one interception in all 5 video games. The one different Dallas participant to do this used to be Don Bishop in 1961.
Giants rookie receiver Kadarius Toney, who had season highs of 10 catches for 189 yards, used to be ejected for throwing a punch at Dallas protection Damontae Kazee after his closing reception. Toney threw the punch after Kazee slung him to the bottom on the finish of a 13-yard play. Toney and Kazee got offsetting unsportsmanlike habits consequences.
Giants LT Andrew Thomas used to be energetic however didn’t get started on account of a foot damage. Nate Solder moved from RT to LT, and Matt Peart took Solder’s spot. Solder used to be the beginning LT ahead of he opted out of the pandemic-altered 2020 season. … Already with out WRs Sterling Shepard and Darius Slayton on account of hamstring accidents, New York misplaced WR Kenny Golladay to a knee damage. CB Rodarius Williams additionally didn’t go back on account of a knee damage.
Giants: The Los Angeles Rams consult with subsequent Sunday.
Cowboys: The added recreation within the first 17-game season is subsequent Sunday at New England.
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