The New York Giants were easily defeated by the Dallas Cowboys, 42 to 14, on December 12, 1971.

Final

DAL

Cowboys

10-3-0

42

NYG

Giants

4-9-0

14

Team

DAL

NYG

1

14

0

2

14

7

3

14

0

4

0

7

Total

42

14

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st quarter

DAL

NYG

Cowboys

Bob Hayes 46-yard pass from Roger Staubach (Mike Clark kick)

7

0

Cowboys

Duane Thomas 3-yard run (Mike Clark kick)

14

0

2nd quarter

DAL

NYG

Cowboys

Calvin Hill 10-yard pass from Roger Staubach (Mike Clark kick)

21

0

Cowboys

Bob Hayes 85-yard pass from Roger Staubach (Mike Clark kick)

28

0

Giants

Don Herrmann 6-yard pass from Fran Tarkenton (Pete Gogolak kick)

28

7

3rd quarter

DAL

NYG

Cowboys

Duane Thomas 7-yard run (Mike Clark kick)

35

7

Cowboys

Calvin Hill 4-yard run (Mike Clark kick)

42

7

4th quarter

DAL

NYG

Giants

Pete Athas 37-yard interception return (Pete Gogolak kick)

42

14