1:00 PM ET, November 22, 2009
Giants Stadium, East Rutherford, NJ
Pasquarelli: In Good Hands
The Giants snapped a four-game losing streak by beating Atlanta in overtime. A lift from an inexperienced receiving corps made the feat possible, writes Len Pasquarelli. Story
Who's the Boss Now?
Giants tight end Kevin Boss scored two touchdowns in a victory over Atlanta on Sunday. He has four touchdowns in the past three games after being shut out of the red zone in his first six games of the season.
|First 6 games||Last 3 games|
-- ESPN Stats and Information
• The Giants snapped their four-game losing streak, surviving a late tying TD, as Eli Manning threw for a career-high 384 yards.
• Lawrence Tynes won it in OT with his first regular-season overtime field goal (he had one in the 2007 NFC Championship Game at Green Bay).
• The Giants' win at home was a rarity in this matchup. The last 12 meetings between the teams, dating to 1981, were won by the road team.
• The Falcons have lost four straight road games.
-- ESPN Stats & Information
Snelling finished with 76 yards rushing on 25 carries. ... Giants LB Michael Boley had a game-high 13 tackles and a sack against his former team. ... Giants CB Aaron Ross made his season debut after missing the first nine games with a severely strained hamstring.
Team Stat Comparison
Passing 1st downs
Rushing 1st downs
1st downs from penalties
3rd down efficiency
4th down efficiency
|Yards per play||4.5||6.9|
Yards per pass
Yards per rush
|Red Zone (Made-Att)||4-6||3-5|
|Defensive / Special Teams TDs||0||0|
|FG||3:01||Lawrence Tynes 39 Yard Field Goal is Good|
Drive info: 12 plays, 64 yds, 6:10
|TD||14:06||Jason Snelling 7 Yard Run (Jason Elam Kick is Good)|
Drive info: 9 plays, 65 yds, 3:56
|TD||7:15||Kevin Boss 28 Yard Pass From Eli Manning (Lawrence Tynes Kick is Good)|
Drive info: 3 plays, 52 yds, 1:32
|TD||0:18||Kevin Boss 4 Yard Pass From Eli Manning (Lawrence Tynes Kick is Good)|
Drive info: 6 plays, 34 yds, 1:05
|TD||11:47||Jason Snelling 1 Yard Run (Jason Elam Kick is Good)|
Drive info: 8 plays, 63 yds, 3:17
|TD||8:44||Brandon Jacobs 2 Yard Run (Lawrence Tynes Kick is Good)|
Drive info: 5 plays, 74 yds, 3:07
|FG||2:01||Jason Elam 25 Yard Field Goal is Good|
Drive info: 18 plays, 70 yds, 6:39
|TD||12:16||Madison Hedgecock 3 Yard Pass From Eli Manning (Lawrence Tynes Kick is Good)|
Drive info: 9 plays, 79 yds, 4:49
|TD||6:07||Eric Weems 4 Yard Pass From Matt Ryan (Jason Elam Kick is Good)|
Drive info: 12 plays, 65 yds, 6:07
|TD||0:35||Tony Gonzalez 11 Yard Pass From Matt Ryan (Jason Elam Kick is Good)|
Drive info: 12 plays, 76 yds, 3:14
|FG||11:11||Lawrence Tynes 36 Yard Field Goal is Good|
Drive info: 8 plays, 49 yds, 3:54