ARLINGTON (AP) – Dak Prescott threw three touchdowns a day before the first anniversary of the severe ankle injury he suffered in this same stadium and against the same rival, and the Dallas Cowboys beat the New York 44-20 on Sunday Giants.
Decimated in advance by injuries, the Giants lost running back Saquon Barkley to an apparent sprained ankle in the first quarter and quarterback Daniel Jones to a concussion in the second.
After Jones had to be aided out, New York (1-4) tied the score 10-10 on the first play by backup Mike Glennon. The quarterback delivered the ball on the fourth down to Barkley’s replacement, Devontae Booker, at the 1-yard line.
Glennon and the Giants couldn’t sustain the momentum, 364 days after Dallas backup Andy Dalton commanded a comeback for a 37-34 victory after Prescott’s severe right ankle injury left him out. the season.
Dallas (4-1) has won four straight games since losing the season opener to the defending champions Tampa Bay Buccaneers.