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Victory Monday notes

  • The Giants scored 29 points in the second half on Sunday, their highest total after halftime since Dec. 9, 2012, when they scored 31 points in a 52-27 triumph against New Orleans.
  • The Giants gained 412 offensive yards, their second-highest total of the season; they had 470 yards in their season-opening loss in Dallas on Sept. 8.
  • The Giants rushed for three touchdowns (two by Saquon Barkley, one by Buck Allen) for the first time since Oct. 16, 2011, when Ahmad Bradshaw scored on three 1-yard runs in a victory against Buffalo.
  • Eli Manning was the starting quarterback in a Giants victory for the first time since the win in Washington on Dec. 9, 2018.
  • Sunday was the first game appearance for Alex Tanney since 2015, and only the second of his career. He completed his only pass for 1 yard and is now 11 of 15 for his career.
  • Saquon Barkley surpassed 2,000 career rushing yards (2,029) and 3,000 career receiving yards (3,073).

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