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New York Giants vs. Dallas Cowboys Prediction: NFC East Rivals Get Together on Thanksgiving

Second place in the division is on the line as Cowboys go for the season sweep.
Tony Pollard, Dallas Cowboys

Tony Pollard and the Cowboys go for the season sweep of the Giants when the NFC East rivals meet in Dallas on Thanksgiving.

It's a Thanksgiving tradition as the Dallas Cowboys get their annual home game on Turkey Day, with this year's opponent being the New York Giants. And both teams could use some redemption. Dallas has lost three straight and six of their last eight contests on this prestigious holiday. The Giants' last appearance was back in 2017 when they lost 20-10 at Washington.

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These two teams last met on "Monday Night Football" in Week 3 as the Giants fell 23-16 at home to the Cooper Rush-led Cowboys. Tony Pollard ran for 105 yards as part of a ground game that racked up 5.9 yards per carry. New York also ran the ball effectively, averaging 6.7 yards per rushing attempt, but Daniel Jones was ineffective at quarterback.

Last week, Jones threw for 341 yards but it was in a 31-18 loss to  Detroit as he also added a pair of interceptions. The Giants outgained the Lions by almost 100 yards, but t