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14 things we learned from Giants vs. Bengals

14 things we learned from Giants vs. Bengals

Photo by Michael Hickey/ Daniel Jones isn’t made of glass, and more Here are some of the things we learned Thursday night as the New York Giants edged the Cincinnati Bengals, 25-23, in preseason NFL action. Daniel Jones can take a hit — We knew we would see him take a big hit eventually, and he will take bigger ones than he did from Cincinnati’s Carl Lawson on Thursday. Impressively, though, he got up, stood in the pocket on the next play and gave Darius Slayton a chance on what turned in a 27-yard pass to the Bengals’ 1-yard line. Oh my word. Daniel Jones got up and kept...
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3 winners, 3 losers as Giants defeat Bengals, 25-23

3 winners, 3 losers as Giants defeat Bengals, 25-23

David Kohl-USA TODAY Sports Who showed up in the third preseason game? The New York Giants have their third win of the preseason, edging the Cincinnati Bengals 25-23, Thursday night. The Giants have just two weeks until the start of the 2019 regular season and a little over one week until they need to go from 90 players down to their final 53-man roster. The third game of the preseason is over and done with, so who came away as a winner and who needs to step it up? Winner - Corey Ballentine The Giants’ sixth-round rookie continues to show that availability is the best ability by...
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Giants-Bengals final score: Giants win third straight preseason game, 25-23

Giants-Bengals final score: Giants win third straight preseason game, 25-23

David Kohl-USA TODAY Sports The New York Giants defeated the Cincinnati Bengals, 25-23, in Week 3 of the NFL preseason on Thursday night. The Giants are now 3-0 in preseason play. Eli Manning (4-of-8, 41 yards), Daniel Jones (9-of-11, 141 yards) and Kyle Lauletta (4-of-7, 77 yards) all played well at quarterback. Wide receiver Brittan Golden was having a nice night with two catches for 59 yards and a 68-yard punt return for a touchdown, but put a damper on it by fumbling a fourth-quarter punt. Tight end Garrett Dickerson helped himself with a pair of catches for 30 yards. Wayne Gallman...
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Giants video: Eli Manning becomes lead blocker in preseason game

Giants video: Eli Manning becomes lead blocker in preseason game

Anything to be the starter, right? On Thursday, New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning decided to test his chops as a blocker. As he handed the ball off to running back Wayne Gallman, Manning saw a lane to block for his back and took it. As Gallman cut back, he followed Manning who blocked Cincinnati […] The post Giants video: Eli Manning becomes lead blocker in preseason game appeared first on ClutchPoints.
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Giants at Bengals halftime score: All tied up at 10 apiece

Giants at Bengals halftime score: All tied up at 10 apiece

David Kohl-USA TODAY Sports Your second-half open thread The third preseason game between the New York Giants and Cincinnati Bengals goes into half-time tied, 10-10. The Bengals got the ball to start the game, but while their opening drive got off to a hot start with a 28-yard gain on a tight end screen, the Giants’ defense stiffened and got off the field without any real damage done. Eli Manning got the ball at the 11-yard line and engineered an efficient 15-play drive. And while the Giants’ opening drive stalled in the red zone and resulted in an Aldrick Rosas field goal, it did...