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Giants vs. Cowboys: Making the Connection

Posted Nov 21, 2013

Giants.com explores connections with the team's Week 12 opponent

GIANT CONNECTIONS

COWBOYS CONNECTIONS

  • Head Coach Jason Garrett
    Spent four seasons (2000-03) as a backup quarterback for the Giants.

  • LB Kyle Bosworth
    Spent the entirety of training camp and the preseason on the Giants roster before being released as part of the team’s final roster cutdown.

GIANTS DALLAS-AREA CONNECTIONS

  • DE Damontre Moore
    Played at Rowlett High School, where he earned All-State honorable mention from the Associated Press.

COWBOYS NEW YORK/NEW JERSEY-AREA CONNECTIONS

  • WR Miles Austin
    Played collegiately at Monmouth University, where he finished his career as the school’s all-time leader in touchdown receptions (33), receptions (150) and yards (2,867).

  • DE Sean Lissemore
    Was a three-year starter at Dumont (N.J.) High School, where he saw action at defensive end and linebacker.

  • C Phil Costa
    Was a three-year starter on the offensive line at Holy Cross High School in Delran, N.J., spending all three years at left guard and did not miss a game in his career.

  • Head Coach Jason Garrett
    Played quarterback at Princeton University for two seasons (1987-88). He served as an assistant on Princeton’s coaching staff for the 1990 season.

  • Assistant Secondary Coach Joe Baker
    Was born in Glen Ridge, N.J., and attended Princeton University, where he played wide receiver (1987-90) and was a teammate of Jason Garrett.

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