This week’s game is the 159th regular season meeting between the two teams, with the Giants leading the series, 91-63-4. The two teams have met twice in the postseason, with the series tied, 1-1. In 2011, the Redskins swept the season series for the first time since 1999, winning 28-14 in Week 1 and 23-10 in Week 15. Prior to the 2011 season, the Giants had won nine of the previous 10 meetings.
Kickoff: 1 PM ET
Location: MetLife Stadium, East Rutherford, N.J.
Weather: Sunny. 60°F, WNW 10mph
Flip Card Changes:
» 78 Markus Kuhn for 95 Rocky Bernard at RDT
» Remove 33 RB Da’Rel Scott
» Add 99 DT Chris Canty
» 15 Joshua Morgan for 88 Pierre Garçon at WR
15:00 — Game Day Captains: Chris Snee and Antrel Rolle along with season captains Eli Manning, Justin Tuck and Zak DeOssie. Redskins win coin toss and defer. The Giants receive the ball to start the game.
14:48 — Eli Manning completes a 14-yard pass to Hakeem Nicks on the first play of the game.
11:45 — The Giants attempt to go for it on fourth-and-inches but are called for a false start penalty. Punter Steve Weatherford came on and pinned the Redskins back at their own five-yard line.
10:04 — Washington opens up with three straight run plays to running back Alfred Morris.
4:55 — A 35-yard touchdown from Robert Griffin III to Morgan is nullified by an illegal shift penalty on Fred Davis.
2:17 — FIELD GOAL REDSKINS. Forbath makes a 20-yard attempt after the Giants hold the Redskins on third-and-goal from the three-yard line. REDSKINS 3, GIANTS 0 (Drive 17 plays, 93 yards in 9:11)
INJURY UPDATE: Redskins TE Fred Davis is out with an Achilles injury.
0:27 — Relatively quiet the past three weeks, TE Martellus Bennett makes a 31-yard diving catch, bringing the Giants down to Washington’s 21.
0:00 — REDSKINS 3, GIANTS 0
Tags: Chris Canty, Da'Rel Scott, Markus Kuhn, Rocky Bernard, Steve Weatherford
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