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Game balls from Cowboys’ 31-21 victory over Giants

Cowboys back DeMarco Murray: He became the first back in NFL history to start a season with seven consecutive 100-yard games. He finished with 128 and one touchdown on 28 carries.

Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo and receivers Dez Bryant and Gavin Escobar: Romo was efficient with 279 yards passing, three touchdowns and a passer rating of 135.7. Bryant kept several drives alive with nine catches for 151 yards. Escobar caught two passes for touchdowns.

Cowboys defenders Justin Durant, Henry Melton and Barry Church: Fumbles were key plays in the win. Durant had a forced fumble and recovery. Church had a forced fumble, and Melton had a fumble recovery.

Giants quarterback Eli Manning and receivers Odell Beckham and Rueben Randle: Beckham caught two touchdown passes. Randle had six catches for 74 yards. Manning had 248 yards passing and a 116.7 passer rating.

Giants cornerback Prince Amukamara and defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul: Amukamara led the Giants in tackles with seven, returned an interception 38 yards to set up a touchdown and had two passes defensed. Pierre-Paul had six tackles, two sacks, three tackles for loss, and three hurries.

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