The Giants will visit Dallas on Sunday night with the hopes of stealing a game from their division rivals. Big Blue will also try to start this season on the right foot after missing the playoffs three consecutive years. Here are three keys to victory in the showdown with the Cowboys.
Contain Dez BryantIt's a tough task for a banged up secondary and a weak group of safeties, as Bryant is among the game's elite wide receivers. The Giants will need to hold him in check to have a chance, however.
Pressure Tony Romo
Romo, 34, had one of the best seasons of his career last year, completing a career-high 69.9% of his passes and tossing 34 touchdowns. He's prone to fumble and bad decisions under pressure, so the Giants must bring the heat.
Get the ground game goingRashad Jennings, Andre Williams and Shane Vereen all bring something different to the table and all three have to be utilized Sunday night. If Eli Manning has to throw the ball upward of 30 times, the Giants are in trouble. The Cowboys can key in on Odell Beckham.