The New York Giants confirmed as much as play on Sunday evening and pushed the Buffalo Payments up towards the wall, almost pulling off the upset.
Nonetheless, issues unraveled within the fourth quarter. Josh Allen threw two landing passes at pivotal instances, and Tyrod Taylor was unable to search out the tip zone on the ultimate drive because the potential game-winning landing cross was thwarted by good protection or a maintain – relying on who you ask.
A deep dig into the stats from the sport discovered one thing fascinating.
The Giants had extra dashing yards (132-128), extra passing yards (185-169), fewer interceptions (0-1), fewer misplaced fumbles (0-1) and fewer missed subject targets (0-2) than the Payments.
In response to Opta Stats, it was the primary time within the Tremendous Bowl period that has occurred and the staff misplaced.
“The Giants are the one NFL staff within the Tremendous Bowl period to have extra dashing yards, extra passing yards, fewer INT thrown, fewer fumbles misplaced & fewer missed FG than their opponent however nonetheless lose,” Opta Stats wrote on X.
“Groups had been 134-0 within the Tremendous Bowl period when doing all that in a sport (reg+put up).”
So, it’s doubtful historical past for the New York Soccer Giants, and the staff drops to 1-5 on the season. It’s also 4 straight losses for a staff that made the playoffs final season.
New York will attempt to proper the ship this coming Sunday towards the Washington Commanders.