New York Giants defeat Kansas City Chiefs, 27-16
KANSAS CITY - The road-warrior Giants will triumphantly return home next Sunday with control of the NFC East after sweeping a three-game road trip.
They just don't know if their franchise quarterback will be with them when they do.
The excitement of another easy win, this time 27-16 over the Kansas City Chiefs (0-4), was dampened by the sight of Manning limping toward the locker room after the game with an injured right foot. The Giants (4-0) are calling it a "bruise...
KANSAS CITY - The play wasn't even designed to go to Steve Smith. But Smith and Eli Manning have developed such a good rhythm, they can adjust to whatever defenses throw at them and still make magic.
Manning found Smith for a 25-yard touchdown Sunday after Smith ran a precise route and split two of the Chiefs' safeties.
"We weren't expecting to get that coverage, but we got it and made the adjustment and he ran a good route," Manning said.
It was one of several go...
KANSAS CITY - Two games without a sack was too much for the Giants' defense. So they took out their frustrations on the Kansas City Chiefs.
The Giants sacked Chiefs quarterback Matt Cassel five times in their 27-16 win Sunday. They also hit him seven times and deflected three of his passes at the line of scrimmage. They've been getting consistent pressure all season, but all they had to show for it was three sacks in the season opener.
"Today we finally got a breakth...