The 0-6 New York Giants host the 1-4 Minnesota Vikings on Monday Football. It's a meeting of two teams who hoped to be playoff contenders, but instead are simply trying to right the ship after awful starts to the 2013 NFL season.
Josh Freeman, picked up two weeks ago after he was released by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, will start at quarterback for Minnesota.
Here are all the basic details.
Giants (0-6) vs. Vikings (1-4)
Game Time: 8:40 p.m. ET
Location: MetLife Stadium, East Rutherford, N.J.
Announcers: Mike Tirico, Jon Gruden, Lisa Salters
Radio: National -- Westwood One Sports (Kevin Harlan, Boomer Esiason, Ross Tucker); Local -- Giants Radio Network, WFAN 660-AM, WCBS 101.9-FM (Bob Papa, Carl Banks, Howard Cross). Sirius -- 88 (WW1), 92 (Min.), 86 (NYG). XM: 88 (WW1), 225 (Min.), 86 (NYG).
Odds: Giants are favored by 3.5 points
Giants' Injury Report: Out -- CB Jayron Hosley (hamstring), RB David Wilson (neck); Questionable -- RB Brandon Jacobs (hamstring), DE Jason Pierre-Paul (illness), TE Adrien Robinson (foot), DT Shaun Rogers (knee), S Cooper Taylor (shoulder) LP; Probable -- C David Baas (neck), CB Terrell Thomas (knee), CB Corey Webster (groin).
Vikings' Injury Report: Doubtful -- CB A.J. Jefferson (ankle); Questionable -- T Matt Kalil (back); Probable -- K Blair Walsh (hamstring), RB Adrian Peterson (hamstring), CB Xavier Rhodes (ankle), DT Kevin Willimas (knee), WR Jarius Wright (ankle), TE Rhett Ellison (knee), QB Christian Ponder (ribs), C John Sullivan (hand), DE Jaren Allen (ankle).
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By The Numbers
New York Giants
|Off||17.2||340.0 (17th)||272.2 (8th)||67.8 (30th)|
|Def||34.8||391.3 (24th)||268.0 (20th)||123.3 (26th)|
|Off||25.0||338.4 (19th)||222.0 (21st)||116.4 (13th)|
|Def||31.6||418.0 (31st)||308.0 (29th)||110.0 (17th-T)|