Dallas Cowboys 2012 Schedule: Cowboys Start Season Against New York Giants

The Dallas Cowboys will enjoy one of the perks of playing against the defending Super Bowl champions when the new season commences this fall. The Cowboys will open the season against the New York Giants in the inaugural game of the 2012 season on Wednesday, Sept. 5. Dallas lost both games to the Giants in 2011, deadly blows since both games happened over the final four weeks of the season.

In addition to the season-opening game on NBC, the Cowboys will appear in three other prime-time games. On Oct. 1, the Cowboys host the Chicago Bears in a Monday Night Football contest. In Week 9, the Cowboys are on the road for a Sunday Night Football game against the Atlanta Falcons while Week 13 has the team hosting the Philadelphia Eagles.

Here is the full Dallas Cowboys 2012 schedule:

Week 1: Sept. 5 at New York Giants
Week 2: Sept. 16 at Seattle
Week 3: Sept 23 Tampa Bay
Week 4: Oct. 1 Chicago
Week 5: BYE
Week 6: Oct. 14 at Baltimore
Week 7: Oct. 21 at Carolina
Week 8: Oct. 28 New York Giants
Week 9: Nov. 4 at Atlanta
Week 10: Nov. 11 at Philadelphia
Week 11:: Nov. 18 Cleveland
Week 12: Nov. 22 Washington
Week 13: Dec. 2 Philadelphia
Week 14: Dec 9 at Cincinnati
Week 15: Dec. 16 Pittsburgh
Week 16: Dec. 23 New Orleans
Week 17: Dec 30 at Washington

For complete announcements of the full 2012 NFL schedule, please visit this StoryStream. Visit Cowboys blog Blogging the Boys for more news and notes on Dallas

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