Here are some facts and tidbits about the game Sunday against the Redskins…
Giants Still Not In
It sure looked as if the Redskins were the ones that could have clinched a playoff spot; not New York. Now 7-7, the Skins remain mathematically alive as well. "We had an awful lot of balls that were dropped," Tom Coughlin said. "We just didn't make enough plays." Now the Giants must go into balmy Buffalo and beat the Bills or risk a collapse of Mets-esque proportions. Seemingly a lock for the playoffs during the last few weeks, New York now needs to hold onto its spot for dear life. "We had so many missed opportunities and so many mistakes," Eli Manning understated. Manning finished with a terrible 52.1 QB rating, completing only 18-of-52 passes for 184 yards. Obviously the result of Monday night's Vikings-Bears game was unknown at press time, but if any two of the following three teams – Minnesota, New Orleans and Washington – run the table, Big Blue must beat either Buffalo or New England. That's hardly a great position in which to be when it was all but assured weeks ago that...
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