The New York Giants (1-1) began off the season in all of the improper techniques, however with a resilient 31-28 win towards the Arizona Cardinals (0-2) on Sunday, they discovered themselves at the proper aspect of historical past.
Following closing week’s humiliating 40-0 loss to the Dallas Cowboys, the Giants trailed 20-0 at halftime on Sunday, turning into the primary staff because the 1989 Steelers to permit 54 or extra unanswered issues to start out a season. Then again, issues temporarily grew to become round after the destroy, with quarterback Daniel Jones’s 317 overall yards and 3 touchdowns in the second one part propelling a come-from-behind victory.
In step with ESPN Stats & Data, New York overcame a 21-point deficit for the primary time since 1949, when it defeated the Chicago Cardinals 41-38. The Giants had misplaced 150 instantly video games when trailing via a minimum of 21 issues, thus snapping what used to be the second-longest streak of its type in NFL historical past.