The New York Giants pulled out a 29- 24 road win against the division-rival Dallas Cowboys after blowing a 23-0 second-quarter lead, while the New York Jets were routed by the Miami Dolphins 30-9 at home after falling behind 20-0 in the first half.
New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning found himself in an unusual situation during the fourth quarter of a 26-3 win at the San Francisco 49ers in a rematch of last season’s National Football Conference championship game.
The New York Giants used their top draft pick on defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul from the University of South Florida, seeking to improve a defense that surrendered the third-most points in the National Football League last season.
The New York Giants kept their National Football League playoff chances alive with a 37-34 win against the Dallas Cowboys that vaulted them into a tie atop the division with three regular-season games left.
Eli Manning said he knows his New York Giants will have big-play opportunities against the Green Bay Packers’ league-worst defense in this weekend’s playoff game. It will be up to his offense to take advantage.