N.Y. Giants 38, Green Bay 10

Sunday, November 25, 2012 8:20 PM
WHEN: 8:20 PM EST, Sunday, November 25, 2012
WHERE: MetLife Stadium, East Rutherford, New Jersey
TEMPERATURE: 34°
HEAD OFFICIAL: Terry McAulay
ATTENDANCE: 80365

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 Total
Green Bay 7 3 0 0 10
N.Y. Giants 17 14 7 0 38

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Green Bay 7-4 4-1 3-3 L1
N.Y. Giants 7-4 4-2 3-2 W1

Recap


Giants 38, Packers 10:
Eli Manning passed for 249 yards and three touchdowns and Andre Brown and Ahmad Bradshaw added rushing scores as New York thumped visiting Green Bay in a meeting of the past two Super Bowl champions. 

Manning threw a 16-yard touchdown to Rueben Randle and a 9-yard strike to Victor Cruz in the first half to help the Giants (7-4) build a 31-10 halftime lead. He iced it with a 13-yard scoring toss to Hakeem Nicks in the third quarter, passing Phil Simms for the franchise record with his 200th career touchdown pass. 

The Giants have a two-game lead in the NFC East, while the Packers (7-4) dropped a game behind the Chicago Bears in the NFC North. The loss snapped a five-game winning streak for Green Bay, which managed just 317 total yards and committed two turnovers. 

The offenses traded early punches, as Brown capped a long drive by the Giants on the opening series with a 2-yard touchdown run, and Aaron Rodgers and the Packers answered with a 61-yard touchdown pass to Jordy Nelson. But it was all New York from there. 

Green Bay had the ball with a chance to get within one score by halftime, but Osi Umenyiora stripped Rodgers and Jason Pierre-Paul recovered for the Giants. Bradshaw scored from 13 yards out two plays later for a 31-10 lead. 

GAME NOTEBOOK: The last time the Packers lost a regular-season game by more than 12 was a 51-29 loss to the Saints in Week 12 of the 2008 season. ... Manning had not thrown a touchdown pass in his previous three games. ... The Giants beat the Packers for just the second time in the past eight regular-season meetings. 

Top Game Performances

Rushing
Green Bay   N.Y. Giants
James Starks Player Andre Brown
8 Attempts 13
35 Yards 64
4.4 Avg Yards 4.9
0 Touchdowns 1
8 Long 16
Receiving
Green Bay   N.Y. Giants
Jordy Nelson Player Hakeem Nicks
2 Receptions 5
71 Yards 77
35.5 Avg Yards 15.4
1 Touchdowns 1
61 Long 30

Team Stats Summary

  Yards Scoring Defense
Team Tot Rus Pas TD FG INT Sacks FF
Green Bay 317 116 201 1 1 0 1.0 0
N.Y. Giants 390 147 243 5 1 1 5.0 1

Upcoming Games

  • N.Y. Giants will play their next game on the road against Washington. The Giants have a W/L % of .636 after a win and .636 after a loss.
  • Green Bay will play their next game at home against Minnesota. The Packers have a W/L % of .636 after a win and .636 after a loss.