, New York Giants fans! Let’s get right to your morning headlines.The benefit of playing for somethingThe Giants are alive, barely, for a wild-card spot. With three weeks left in a long season, that knowledge is a motivational factor.“I think it helps. I think it helps knowing you still have a chance,” quarterback Eli Manning said. “It’s the mindset that we just have to keep. We have to keep doing our part, and that’s winning football games, and just knowing that there’s still hope if we do our part and get a little help. It keeps everything lively in the locker room. Everyone wants to go out there and keep winning football games, and keep feeling good in the locker room after games.”`Saquon Barkley: “We’re still figuring it out”The Giants are averaging 31.4 points per game the past five weeks, and rookie running back Saquon Barkley likes the versatility of the offense.“I’ve been saying that from the point I got drafted, that we’re a versatile team. We have so many weapons on this team Ray-Ray Armstrong Jersey
, and we’re still figuring it out,” Barkley said. “Right now, when you got (QB) Eli (Manning) throwing for three touchdowns and we’re rushing for over 200 yards as a team, special teams is playing great, defense is giving us great field position with the help of special teams, our defense is making plays. That’s what coach has been saying, teams beat teams. Players don’t beat teams. We’ve been playing at a high level as a team.”Beckham injury updateOdell Beckham Jr. (quad) was a limited practice participant on Wednesday, doing individual drills. The Giants, of course, always benefit from having Beckham in a game. They showed Sunday vs. Washington Janoris Jenkins Jersey
, though, that they can play well without him.“Teams beat teams, and at this time of year, I’ll bet there’s no teams that are playing with their initial rosters,” coach Pat Shurmur said. “Team beat teams, and that’s where guys step up and make an impact in the game in and around injuries. I think that’s safe to be said about any position group or any player.”Around the Inter-GoogleMyers: Eli Manning is looking like the Giants’ best QB option in 2019 – The AthleticWith the offense running through Saquon Barkley, an dropping draft position and a weak crop of likely successors, the team's longtime QB may be their best chance for success in 2019.New Orleans Saints release WR Brandon MarshallBrandon Marshall, who did not appear in a game after he was signed by the Saints following Dez Bryant's season-ending injury, was released by New Orleans.Giants don’t want to get shown up like push-over JaguarsThis is no time and place to take things personally. Not when it comes to taking down Derrick Henry.“You got to have the whole army with you Kerry Wynn Jersey
, and it just...Giants not planning on 2018-style team turnoverThe New York Giants had the most roster turnover coming into the 2018 season. When it gets to 2019, expect to see plenty of familiar faces on the roster.Rams Signing CB Donte Deayon To Practice Squad | NFLTradeRumors.coGiants vs. Jaguars final score: Giants beaten by Jaguars 20-15 The New York Giants came in to their season-opening game 3-point underdogs, with few believing they would put up much of a fight against the Jacksonville Jaguars. They lost the game 20-15, but came together in the fourth quarter to give the Jags everything they could handle. Eli Manning completed 23-of-37 for 224 yards and one interception. Saquon Barkly had 18 carries for 106 yards (5.9 yards per carry), a touchdown, and caught 2 passes for 22 yards. Odell Beckham Jr. had 11 catches for 11 yards, and Sterling Shepard caught 5 passes for 48 yards.The Jaguars took a 20-9 lead with 11:24 remaining when Myles Jack intercepted a tipped pass and took it 32 yards for a touchdown. Saquon Barkley electrified the crown and got the Giants back in the game less than a minute later, going 68 yards for a score with 10:39 left.The Giants had an opportunity at a game-winning drive, taking possession at their own 19-yard line with 4:10 to play. The drive ended when an Eli Manning pass on fourth-and-6 at the Jaguars’ 36-yard line fell incomplete.“It’s disappointing when you lose. The one good thing is our team fought from the front to the back. They fought all the way through the game. Unfortunately as is the case in a lot of these games that are close, we just didn’t make enough plays in the end to win the game http://www.giantscheapshops.com/cheap-authentic-curtis-riley-jersey
,” coach Pat Shurmur said afterwards. “It’s unfortunate we lost, we’re disappointed because we lost but we’ve got to move on and regroup and get ready to play Dallas.Moments that matteredSaquon Barkley goes offThe Giants looked down and out after Myles Jacks’s pick 6 made the score 20-9, but that feeling lasted a whole two plays before Saquon Barkley blew the metaphorical roof off Met Life stadium. On second-and3 on the ensuing possession, Manning handed the ball off to Barkley, who did to Jacksonville’s defense what he did to Iowa’s. Leonard Fournette’s hamstringThe Jaguars star running back left the game in the second quarter and never returned. He was finally officially ruled out late in the third quarter. He finished with 9 carries for 41 yards.Odell Beckham sets another recordBeckham broke the record for most reception in 50 career games, surpassing Anquan Boldin, who had 314. Beckhm has now played in 48 games. What’s next?The Giants (0-1) travel to Texas to face the NFC East rival Dallas Cowboys next Sunday night.