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Giants 6-Game Win Streak Snapped; Steelers D Dominates in 24-14 Win

The Steelers ended the Giants’ winning streak with a familiar formula. Ben Roethlisberger passed for 289 yards and two touchdowns, Le’Veon Bell rolled up 182 yards of total offense, and Pittsburgh’s resurgent defense harassed Eli Manning into a flurry of mistakes in a dominant 24-14 win on Sunday. Antonio Brown edged good buddy Odell Beckham […]

Giants Win Ugly; Finally Pull Away From Winless Browns in 27-13 Win

Eli Manning threw two touchdown passes to Odell Beckham Jr., Jason Pierre-Paul returned a fumble for a TD and the Giants extended their winning streak to six games, holding off Cleveland 27-13 on Sunday to keep the Browns winless. Manning had three TD passes as the Giants (8-3) won their sixth straight. They don’t overwhelm […]

Giants Rally for 22-16 Home Win Over Bears to Improve to 7-3

Eli Manning threw a go-ahead 15-yard touchdown pass to rookie Sterling Shepard in the third quarter as the New York Giants rallied for their fifth straight win with a 22-16 decision over the Chicago Bears on a windy Sunday. Manning (21 of 36 for 227) also threw a third-quarter touchdown to Will Tye, Rashad Jennings […]

Manning Throws for Three TD’s; Giants Take Care of Eagles 28-23

Even with Eli Manning toying with Philadelphia’s secondary for much of the game, the Giants barely held off the Eagles on Sunday. Manning threw for four touchdowns and New York’s defense had two interceptions and three stops on fourth downs to beat Philadelphia 28-23 on Sunday. The Giants (5-3) won their third straight game, stopping […]

Giants Collect Four Keenum Picks; Top Rams in London 17-10

The Giants capitalized on four interceptions of Case Keenum to defeat the Los Angeles Rams 17-10 Sunday in the first NFL game played at London’s home of English rugby, a sold-out and raucous Twickenham Stadium. Keenum, coming off the best start of his career, had the Rams at the Giants’ 15-yard line with 50 seconds […]

Late Big Play By Beckham Jr. Leads Giants Over Ravens 27-23

A banged-up Odell Beckham Jr. turned a short fourth-and-1 pass into a winning 66-yard catch and run with 1:24 to play Sunday as the Giants snapped a three-game losing streak with a stunning 27-23 victory over the hurting Ravens. The win was the 700th in franchise history. Beckham gave it to the Giants with a […]

Fourth Quarter Failures Stall Giants; Fall at Home to Redskins 29-27

All the Washington Redskins needed to avoid a dreaded 0-3 start was a couple of fourth-quarter interceptions by backups and five field goals from a guy who had never made that many in a game. Dustin Hopkins kicked a 37-yard field goal with 1:51 to play and the defending NFC East champion Redskins got a […]

Giants Get Past Saints 16-13 on Last Play FG by Brown

If you missed Victor Cruz’s clutch return to the NFL last week after missing more than a season, the 29-year-old New York Giants receiver offered an encore in Week 2. Cruz, who had a winning fourth-quarter touchdown catch against Dallas last week, hauled in a 34-yard third-down pass from Eli Manning to set up Josh […]

Manning Throws Six TD’s, Giants Fall to Saints On Final Play 52-49

The Giants and Saints played a game on Sunday at in New Orleans that resembled a video game, as Drew Brees and Eli Manning set an NFL record with 13 touchdown passes between the two. Sadly for the Giants, a late penalty by punter Brad Wing opened the door for new Saints kicker Kai Forbath […]

Giant Collapse: Giants Fail to Hold 10-Point Fourth Quarter Lead in 24-20 Loss to Falcons

The Giants had it all going their way on Sunday afternoon. They lead the Atlanta Falcons 20-10 in the fourth quarter, and seemed to be rolling to their first win of 2015. Then they fell apart. Because of it, the Giants wake up Monday along with the Philadelphia Eagles as the only 0-2 teams in […]