Ezekiel Elliott's Ground Attack Not Enough for the Giants Against the Cowboys, 17-35

Tue, Sep 10, 2019 | Rob Otto

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2019-09-08 -- The Giants fail on the road against the Cowboys with a 17-35 loss.

Led by Eli Manning calling plays, the Giants scored 17 points as visitors. Eli Manning threw for 306 yards on 44 attempts for 30 competitions. Against the Cowboys, the quarterback threw 1 touchdown and 0 interceptions. Evan Engram caught for 116 yards on 11 receptions with 1 touchdown. Saquon Barkley rushed on 11 attempts against the Cowboys with a total of 120 yards and 0 running touchdowns. The Giants rushed against the Cowboys defense on 17 attempts for 151 yards. The Giants had 2 turnovers with 2 fumbles lost and 0 interceptions.

At home, the Cowboys scored 35 points led by Dak Prescott at quarterback. Quarterback Dak Prescott passed for 4 touchdowns and 0 interceptions against the Giants defense on 25 competitions with 32 attempts for 405 passing yards. Michael Gallup caught for 0 touchdowns against the Giants with 7 receptions for 158 yards. Ezekiel Elliott ran for 1 touchdown against the Giants with 13 rush attempts for 53 yards. The Cowboys rushed for a total of 89 yards on 30 attempts. The Cowboys had a total of 494 yards against the Giants with 23 first downs and possession time of 32:18.

Posted at Tue, September 10, 2019 19:44:37 MST