1:00 PM ET, October 4, 2009
Arrowhead Stadium, Kansas City, MO
Manning bruises heel but hooks up with Smith twice as Giants handle Chiefs
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The greatest offensive line in the world couldn't have protected Eli Manning from this injury.
Eli On Right Track
Quarterback Eli Manning had another solid game (3 TDs, 1 INT) against the Chiefs on Sunday. So far in 2009, he has performed as well as he did in the Giants' first four games last season.
ESPN Stats and Information
• Eli Manning threw three TDs to pass Fran Tarkenton for sole possession of third on the Giants all-time list with 106 career passing TDs.
• The Chiefs have lost both eight straight overall and at home.
• While he hasn't thrown an interception, Matt Cassel has thrown for just 217 yards in his last two games (127 in this game).
• The Giants improved to 4-0 for the second straight year and third time since 1990.
-- ESPN Stats & Information
Chiefs are in the middle of a four-week section through the NFC East, with Dallas and Washington to go. ... Giants' two first-quarter turnovers were their first in three games. ... Giants and Seattle are the only teams to play three straight on the road this year.
KANSAS CITY, MO - OCTOBER 04: Center Shaun O'Hara #60 and the New York Giants line up against the Kansas City...(Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)
Team Stat Comparison
Passing 1st downs
Rushing 1st downs
1st downs from Penalties
3rd down efficiency
4th down efficiency
|Yards per play||6.0||3.1|
Comp - Att
Yards per pass
Sacks - Yards Lost
Yards per rush
|Red Zone (Made-Att)||1-4||2-3|
|Defensive / Special Teams TDs||0||0|
|TD||12:44||Steve Smith 3 Yd Pass From Eli Manning (Lawrence Tynes Kick)||7||0|
|FG||04:58||Ryan Succop 34 Yd||7||3|
|TD||13:33||Steve Smith 25 Yd Pass From Eli Manning (Lawrence Tynes Kick)||14||3|
|FG||00:00||Lawrence Tynes 25 Yd||17||3|
|FG||10:22||Lawrence Tynes 40 Yd||20||3|
|TD||13:17||Hakeem Nicks 54 Yd Pass From Eli Manning (Lawrence Tynes Kick)||27||3|
|TD||09:26||Sean Ryan 1 Yd Pass From Matt Cassel (Two-Point Run Conversion Failed)||27||9|
|TD||04:54||Bobby Wade 2 Yd Pass From Matt Cassel (Ryan Succop Kick)||27||16|
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