The Cowboys and Giants entered Sunday's game with a record of 7-4 each. In their division matchup, something had to give. At stake, the NFC East lead. The winner would have sole possession of first place. The Cowboys were scoreless in the first half. The offense sparked to life in the third quarter. Drew Bledsoe hit Terry Glenn for a 12 yard touchdown, making it 17-10, Giants. The Cowboys had some opportunities to tie it, but with seconds left in the third, Drew Bledsoe threw into double coverage and the pass was intercepted. Then with about two minutes left in the game, Drew Bled would be picked off for the second time. The Giants won 17-10. The Giants are now 8-4 and lead the division. The Cowboys are 7-5. They fall to second place in the NFC East.