The New York Giants defeated the Washington Redskins, 17 to 6, on October 22, 1978.

1978 New York Giants

Final

NYG

Giants

5-3-0

17

1

0

10

2

6

7

3

0

0

4

0

0

Total

6

17

1st quarter

WAS

NYG

Giants

Jimmy Robinson 43-yard pass from Joe Pisarcik (Joe Danelo kick)

0

7

Giants

Joe Danelo 31-yard field goal

0

10

2nd quarter

WAS

NYG

Redskins

Mark Moseley 41-yard field goal

3

10

Redskins

Mark Moseley 35-yard field goal

6

10

Giants

Joe Pisarcik 3-yard run (Joe Danelo kick)

6

17

Redskins

Giants

1st Downs

15

12

Passing 1st Downs

Rushing 1st Downs

1st downs from penalties

3rd down efficiency

-

-

4th down efficiency

-

-

Total Plays

72

56

Total Yards

283

284

Yards per play

3.9

5.1

Passing

165

105

Comp - Att

16 - 39

3 - 10

Yards per pass

4

9.5

Interceptions thrown

3

0

Sacks - Yards lost

2 - 17

1 - 6

Rushing

118

179

Rushing Attempts

31

45

Yards per rush

3.8

4.0

Penalties

6

5

Turnovers

3

0

Fumbles lost

0

0

Interceptions

3

0

Possession

Passing

NAME CMP ATT YDS AVG TD INT SCK RATE
Joe Theismann 15 38 169 4.4 0 3 20.6
Mike Bragg 1 1 13 13.0 0 0 118.8
Team 16 39 165 4.7 0 3 2 23.7

Rushing

NAME ATT YDS YPC TD
John Riggins 18 78 4.3 0
Joe Theismann 3 19 6.3 0
Tony Green 3 12 4.0 0
Clarence Harmon 7 9 1.3 0
Team 31 118 3.8 0

Receiving

NAME REC YDS AVG TD TRG
Tony Green 2 48 24.0 0
Danny Buggs 4 34 8.5 0
Clarence Harmon 2 29 14.5 0
John Riggins 3 28 9.3 0
Johnnie McDaniel 2 17 8.5 0
Mark Murphy 1 13 13.0 0
Jean Fugett 1 8 8.0 0
Ricky Thompson 1 5 5.0 0
Team 16 182 4.7 0 0

Fumbles

NAME FUM LOST FR
Team 1 0 0

Defense

NAME COMB TKL SCK TFL PDEF QBH
Team 1.0

Kicking

NAME FGM FGA LNG XPM PTS
Mark Moseley 2 3 0 6
Team 2 3 0 6

Punting

NAME PUNT YDS AVG LNG
Mike Bragg 7 304 43.4
Team 7 304 43.4

Kick Return

NAME KR YDS AVG TD LNG
Tony Green 2 75 37.5 0
Terry Anderson 1 21 21.0 0
Team 3 96 32.0 0

Punt Return

NAME PR YDS AVG TD LNG
Tony Green 3 57 19.0 0
Terry Anderson 1 10 10.0 0
Clarence Harmon 1 5 5.0 0
Ike Forte 1 -5 -5.0 0
Team 6 67 11.2 0

Passing

NAME CMP ATT YDS AVG TD INT SCK RATE
Joe Pisarcik 3 10 111 11.1 1 0 106.7
Team 3 10 105 11.1 1 0 1 106.7

Rushing

NAME ATT YDS YPC TD
Bobby Hammond 15 65 4.3 0
Doug Kotar 10 49 4.9 0
Larry Csonka 13 43 3.3 0
Billy Taylor 5 18 3.6 0
Joe Pisarcik 1 3 3.0 1
Willie Spencer 1 1 1.0 0
Team 45 179 4.0 1

Receiving

NAME REC YDS AVG TD TRG
James Thompson 1 46 46.0 0
Jimmy Robinson 1 43 43.0 1
Willie Spencer 1 22 22.0 0
Team 3 111 11.1 1 0

Fumbles

NAME FUM LOST FR
Team 0 0 0

Defense

NAME COMB TKL SCK TFL PDEF QBH
Team 2.0

Kicking

NAME FGM FGA LNG XPM PTS
Joe Danelo 1 1 2 5
Team 1 1 2 5

Punting

NAME PUNT YDS AVG LNG
Dave Jennings 9 398 44.2
Team 9 398 44.2

Kick Return

NAME KR YDS AVG TD LNG
Ernest Pough 2 44 22.0 0
Billy Taylor 1 10 10.0 0
Team 3 54 18.0 0

Punt Return

NAME PR YDS AVG TD LNG
Jimmy Robinson 1 -1 -1.0 0
Bobby Hammond 2 -5 -2.5 0
Team 3 -6 -2.0 0

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PASS

1,341

Taylor

Tyrod Taylor

RUSH

962

Barkley

Saquon Barkley

REC

770

Slayton

Darius Slayton

Team Rankings

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PPG

15.6

30th

OPP PPG

23.9

26th

RUSH YDS/G

110.2

16th

PASS YDS/G

197.1

31st

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TEAM W L T PCT
Cowboys Cowboys
12 5 0 .706
Eagles Eagles
11 6 0 .647
Giants Giants
6 11 0 .353
Commanders Commanders
4 13 0 .235

Last Game

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NYG Giants

6-11-0

27

Final

10

PHI Eagles

11-6-0

Sun 7 Jan 2024

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NFL 2023 Betting

NFL 2023 Division Standings

AFC North W L T PCT
1
Ravens Ravens
13 4 0 .765
2
Browns Browns
11 6 0 .647
AFC East W L T PCT
1
Bills Bills
11 6 0 .647
2
Dolphins Dolphins
11 6 0 .647
AFC West W L T PCT
1
Chiefs Chiefs
11 6 0 .647
2
Raiders Raiders
8 9 0 .471
AFC South W L T PCT
1
Texans Texans
10 7 0 .588
2
Jaguars Jaguars
9 8 0 .529
NFC North W L T PCT
1
Lions Lions
12 5 0 .706
2
Packers Packers
9 8 0 .529
NFC West W L T PCT
1
49ers 49ers
12 5 0 .706
2
Rams Rams
10 7 0 .588
NFC East W L T PCT
1
Cowboys Cowboys
12 5 0 .706
2
Eagles Eagles
11 6 0 .647
NFC South W L T PCT
1
Buccaneers Buccaneers
9 8 0 .529
2
Saints Saints
9 8 0 .529