Giants Down New England 20-17 - Match Report
New York earned a 20-17 victory over New England on Thursday in P4 action at Meadowlands Stadium.
The winning margin fell right on the closing number of 3, meaning the game was a push for bettors. Those betting UNDER the total were also victorious as the final score equalled an UNDER play.
Rhett Bomar completed 11 of 24 pass attempts for 171 yards and 1 TD for the Giants in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Patriots defense.
Laurence Maroney rushed for 32 yards for New England, while Thomas Clayton added 26 yards. Brian Hoyer threw for 266 yards for the Patriots, while receivers Darnell Jenkins and Rod Owens had 93 and 73 yards respectively.
New York outgained New England 414-383 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 20-16 by the Giants.
New York led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 33:38/26:22 split in that important category.
New York heads into a Week 1 battle against the Panthers. New England, meanwhile, will have their next action against Cincinnati.