ARLINGTON, Texas — The Dallas Cowboys are serious about forcing turnovers.
Eli Manning and the New York Giants couldn’t do quite enough to overcome them.
Brandon Carr returned an interception 49 yards for a clinching touchdown, and the Cowboys beat Manning for the first time at their fancy $1.2 billion stadium with six takeaways in a 36-31 victory over the Giants on Sunday night.
Tony Romo shook off a hit to the ribs that knocked him out for the final Dallas play of the first half and threw a pair of touchdown passes to Jason Witten.
Manning threw three touchdown passes to Victor Cruz and had New York in position for a comeback victory despite the flurry of mistakes. Full story for BostonGlobe.com subscribers.