This is the December 2, 2013 news archive. View today's Giants rumors and news.
The way Justin Tuck felt on Sunday night is a way he’s felt many times before. It just hadn’t happened for him in a while. For a few years now he knows everyone has seen him on a downward spiral. For a few years, he’s known everyone else has been sensin…Share Tweet
Officials Erred in Mix-Up Near End of Giants’ Gamenytimes.com Dec 2, 2013The N.F.L. said an officiating mistake left the Redskins confused over the down and the distance to go for a first down on their final drive during the Giants’ victory Sunday night.Share TweetASHBURN, Va. -- The Washington Redskins felt the impact of not having fullback Darrel Young or tight end Jordan Reed active for Sunday's 24-17 loss to the New York Giants. Here's an update on them in addition to three other players who suffered injuries…Share TweetYou might have noticed that the referees screwed up the ending to the New York Giants-Washington Redskins game Sunday night. Now, the NFL has admitted as much. In a statement, NFL vice president of officiating Dean Blandino tried to untangle the mess th…Share TweetThe league has admitted that referee Jeff Triplette should have stopped last night’s Redskins-Giants game to clear up confusion about what down it actually was. The league issued a statement from vice president of officiating Dean Blandino explaining th…Share Tweet
On the end-of-game officiating weirdnessESPN.com Dec 2, 2013I believe that, if the officials in Sunday night's game had stopped play to figure out and correct the down-marker error in the final two minutes, New York Giants coach Tom Coughlin would have been the one going ballistic on his sideline. The Washington…Share TweetIn another sign that Robert Griffin III is not the same player he was as a rookie before blowing out his knee, the Giants said after Sunday night’s win in Washington that stopping running back Alfred Morris — not Griffin — was the focal point of their d…Share Tweet
Giants could see the Redskins coming ungluedThe Redskins confusion over the late-game officiating was reasonable. But the Giants said they could sense their opponents losing their cool long before that. The Redskins looked disjointed through the second half while blowing a 14-point lead in their …Share Tweet
BGA: Quarterbacks – Down the plugholethejetsblog.com Dec 2, 2013Thinking back to preseason, it was obvious that Geno Smith wasn’t ready to be a full-time starter. He threw three interceptions in one half against the Giants and the new car smell generated by him not being Mark Sanchez soon wore off. With no other rea…Share Tweet
Giants 24, Redskins 17: Ten observationsESPN.com Dec 2, 20131. The Redskins keep finding new ways to hurt themselves. During Sunday night's 24-17 loss to the Giants it was the rolled snap that led to a tipped punt that traveled only 18 yards and provided the New York Giants excellent field position. The Redskins…Share Tweet
New York Giants stay alive in the playoff raceDec 2New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin thanks his team for a "hard fought" victory over the Washington Redskins. For more go to: giants.com.
Giants postgame press conferenceDec 2Giants react following game with Redskins
First down confusionDec 2The New York Giants' 24-17 victory over the Washington Redskins is not without controversy as the officials offer mixed signals in crunch time.