Giants Down Arizona 31-27 - Match Report
|Giants Down Arizona 31-27 - Match Report|
New York's aerial attack produced 321 yards and the Giants produced a 31-27 victory over Arizona on Sunday at University of Phoenix Stadium.
Bettors who backed the Giants were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 1 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 45.5.
Ahmad Bradshaw rushed for 39 yards, while Brandon Jacobs added 18 yards in the win. Hakeem Nicks and Victor Cruz added 162 and 98 receiving yards respectively.
Beanie Wells rushed for 138 yards for Arizona, while Alfonso Smith added 16 yards. Kevin Kolb threw for 237 yards for the Cardinals, while receivers Larry Fitzgerald and Early Doucet had 102 and 42 yards respectively.
Arizona outgained New York 368-360 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 24-22 by the Giants.
New York lost the time of possession battle 31:59/28:01, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
New York heads into a Week 5 battle against the Seahawks. Arizona, meanwhile, will have their next action against Minnesota.