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Giants Deliver in Must-Win Situation

Photo: AP/Manuel Balce Ceneta

There's no such thing as a must-win game in the third week of the season. There's also just about no such thing as an 0-3 team making the playoffs.

Since the league expanded to a 12-team playoff field in 1990, only three out of the 85 teams that started 0-3 were able to extend their season past 16 games. The Giants can now breathe a little sigh of relief and know that they're not in the same sinking boat that only the '92 Chargers, '95 Lions and '98 Bills were able to survive. "It was a big win, a huge win," said Justin Tuck, moments after... Recommended Stories

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