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ARIZONA CARDINALS (1-0) at NEW YORK GIANTS (0-1)
Sunday, 1 p.m. ET, Fox
OPENING LINE - Giants by 1 1/2
RECORD VS. SPREAD - Arizona 0-1, New York 0-1
SERIES RECORD - Giants lead 80-42-2
LAST MEETING - Giants beat Cardinals 31-27, Oct. 2, 2011
LAST WEEK - Cardinals beat Chargers 18-17; Giants lost to Lions 35-14
AP PRO32 RANKING - Cardinals No. 10, Giants No. 29
CARDINALS OFFENSE - OVERALL (10), RUSH (17), PASS (9).
CARDINALS DEFENSE - OVERALL (6), RUSH (2), PASS (16).
GIANTS OFFENSE - OVERALL (31), RUSH (30), PASS (31).
GIANTS DEFENSE - OVERALL (26), RUSH (8), PASS (T28).
STREAKS, STATS AND NOTES - Cardinals have won 8 of 10 dating to last season. ... Carson Palmer threw for 304 yards and two touchdowns against Chargers, including winning touchdown to rookie receiver John Brown late in fourth quarter. He had 108.4 quarterback rating. ... Michael Floyd had five catches for 119 yards, while fellow receiver Larry Fitzgerald extended his streak for catching a pass to 150 games with fourth-quarter reception. ... Arizona defense is ranked No. 2 against run, limiting Chargers to 52 yards on 24 carries. ... Giants have lost four consecutive season openers, with 21-point margin on Monday their biggest since 35-0 against Dallas in 1995. ... New York's new West Coast offense gained 197 yards in its debut, ranking it No. 31 overall. ... After throwing a career-high 27 interceptions last season, quarterback Eli Manning had two against Lions. ... Halfback Rashad Jennings had 50 yards receiving, 46 rushing and a touchdown in Giants debut. ... Tight end Larry Donnell had career-high five catches for 56 yards and first touchdown. ... New York defense allowed 417 total yards, including 341 yards passing, most by an opponent since New Orleans threw for 345 yards on Dec. 9, 2012.