Giants defeat Raiders, clinch NFC East

Giants defeat Raiders, clinch NFC East

The New York Giants clinched the NFC East division title on Saturday night by defeating the Raiders in Oakland by a score of 30-21.

The Giants also managed to cover the 8-point spread on the road in this contest. The combined score went OVER the game’s posted total (41).

Giants QB Eli Manning went 12-of-24 for 204 yards in the win, throwing a touchdown pass to Plaxico Burress. Tiki Barber and Brandon Jacobs each ran for a Giants score, while Jay Feely booted three field goals.

Kerry Collins was good on 26-of-48 pass attempts for 331 yards for Oakland. Collins tossed two TD strikes to Randy Moss, and another to Doug Gabriel.