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Washington beats Giants on Gibson TD run, McCain's 2 INTs

Jan. 09, 2022 18:13 PM EST

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — After a final month marred by COVID-19 issues, a fight on the field, a tragic automobile accident involving a passenger in a car driven by a fellow player and a losing streak, the Washington Football Team had something to feel good about after its last game. ...

Giants and Washington not fighting for playoffs this year

Jan. 06, 2022 19:05 PM EST

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Ron Rivera and Joe Judge exceeded expectations last season in their first year running their new clubs. Rivera got Washington to the playoffs for the first time in five years, overcoming injuries and a pandemic to win the NFC East with a 7-9 record....

Fromm likely getting a second start at QB with Giants

Jan. 05, 2022 20:33 PM EST

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Jake Fromm is getting a second chance to show the New York Giants he can be an NFL quarterback. The second-year product from Georgia has to hope his start against Washington (6-10) goes a lot better than the one he had against playoff-bound Philadelphia...

The end of the tunnel for Giants: '21 season finally ending

Jan. 03, 2022 16:49 PM EST

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — The New York Giants' season can't get over fast enough. A campaign that started with the hope second-year coach Joe Judge and his team would build off a six-win first season and get back to the playoffs for the first time since 2016 has turned into a...

Colts' Leonard off virus list, ready to face Raiders

Dec. 30, 2021 19:46 PM EST

Indianapolis Colts linebacker Darius Leonard couldn’t wait to get back to work Thursday. He has even bigger plans for Sunday. Less than three hours after team officials activated the two-time All-Pro and two other starters from the reserve/COVID-19 list, Leonard...

Williams dealing with injury, another season of no playoffs

Dec. 30, 2021 17:07 PM EST

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — This isn't a good time for New York Giants defensive lineman Leonard Williams. His seventh season in the NFL is going to end in less than two weeks like the other six: without a trip to the playoffs. Making this one harder is Williams has been dealing...

Tom Brady tosses 2 TDs, Buccaneers beat Giants 30-10

Nov. 23, 2021 00:18 AM EST

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Tom Brady stepped up in the pocket to scramble, high-stepped a tackler, slid hard for a first down and got up pumping his arm and screaming. That's one way to erase the taste of losing. Brady threw for 307 yards and two touchdowns...

Giants hoping to have all the skill guys back for late run

Nov. 11, 2021 17:15 PM EST

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — A couple of days before the New York Giants play, Daniel Jones and offensive coordinator Jason Garrett grab the list of plays for the upcoming game and go through the call sheet. It's a meeting that lets the quarterback tell Garrett what...

Giants need big run to overcome another bad start to season

Nov. 08, 2021 16:53 PM EST

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — It might be easy to look at the New York Giants' 3-6 record and take the high road. New York has played its best football over the last three weeks and won twice. That includes an impressive win over Carolina, a late loss to the Chiefs and a...

Giants starting to play better, but season slipping away

Nov. 02, 2021 15:56 PM EDT

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Looking at the past two games, the New York Giants are starting to play a lot better. While the injury-ravaged offense is struggling to put up points with running back Saquon Barkley, receiver Kenny Golladay and three starters missing, the...