Recap - Cowboys Defeat New York 24-17
|Recap - Cowboys Defeat New York 24-17|
Tony Romo scorched the Giants defense for 3 TDs as Dallas defeated New York 24-17 on Wednesday at MetLife Stadium.
Dallas was an underdog by 3.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 45.5.
DeMarco Murray rushed for 131 yards, while Tony Romo added 12 yards in the win. Kevin Ogletree and Dez Bryant added 114 and 85 receiving yards respectively.
Ahmad Bradshaw rushed for 78 yards for New York, while David Wilson added 4 yards. Eli Manning threw for 213 yards for the Giants, while receivers Victor Cruz and Domenik Hixon had 58 and 55 yards respectively.
New York was outgained by Dallas 433-269 yards in Wednesday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 18-15 by the Cowboys.
The time of possession battle favored Dallas as their offense was on the field for 34:07, longer than the 25:53 of their opponents.
Dallas heads into a Week 2 battle against the Seahawks. New York, meanwhile, will have their next action against Tampa Bay.