New York Teams

Eli says the Giants put it together vs. Texans (0:39)
Shurmur: Eli played a 'damn good game' (0:36)
Conforto smashes bases-clearing triple (0:32)

Jordan Raanan ESPN Staff Writer 

How you know this wasn't a normal win: Pat Shurmur went around the locker room hugging players (Eli Manning, Janoris Jenkins, Rhett Ellison and others). Shurmur also got a game ball from Manning and a second that he said will go GM Dave Gettleman who wasn't there but "is fighting his a** off for us" as he battles cancer.

Shurmur: Win feels special because we're making progress (0:25)

Jordan Raanan ESPN Staff Writer 

Eli Manning told the Giants: "We need three but let's finish the game" on their final drive that ended with a Sterling Shepard touchdown on a third down with 2:08 remaining. It put the game away and allowed them to avoid an 0-3 start.

Marly Rivera ESPN Writer 

Didi Gregorius has torn cartilage in his right wrist. He got injured sliding at home plate during yesterday's game. Aaron Boone told reporters in his postgame presser that Gregorius had an MRI and a cortisol shot and will be re-evaluated in a few days. Yankees are uncertain as to when he'll return to the lineup.

Coley Harvey ESPN Staff Writer 

The Yankees could be without Didi Gregorius. Aaron Boone says the SS tore cartilage on his wrist on the slide home on Saturday's game-winning score. He will be re-evaluated in a few days. Has had a cortisone shot.

Jordan Raanan ESPN Staff Writer 

Evan Engram walking around with a brace on his right knee. He thinks he'll be fine but said it just "didn't feel right." He will undergo tests on Monday.

Jordan Raanan ESPN Staff Writer 

Odell Beckham with a preemptive strike after the game. "Yeah, it feels good to win," he said before even being asked a question. It had been over 600 days since he last won a game.

Tristan H. Cockcroft ESPN Senior Writer 

Saquon Barkley scored 22.7 PPR fantasy points today, giving him 20-plus in each of his first three career games. He's only the fourth player since 1950 to do that, joining Marcus Allen, Robert Griffin III and Kareem Hunt.

Manning connects with Shepard for 7-yd TD (0:19)

Jordan Raanan ESPN Staff Writer 

The Giants offense showed enough life in a 27-22 victory to give them optimism this season is salvageable. They scored 20 points in the first half and drove down the field when they needed it most late in the fourth quarter to win their first September game since 2016.

Giants have picture-perfect celebration after INT off Watson (0:19)
Manning fires a laser to Ellison for 16-yd TD (0:26)

Jordan Raanan ESPN Staff Writer 

The Giants looked like a totally different offense in the first half against the Texans. They have 263 total yards. That's more than they had in the entire game against Dallas. Eli Manning with a strong first half completing 12-of-14 passes for 175 yards and a TD. Saquon Barkley rushed for 69 yards on 10 carries with a touchdown.

Barkley powers his way for 15-yd TD (0:27)

Jordan Raanan ESPN Staff Writer 

The Giants finally find some offensive balance. They have 39 yards rushing, 41 yards passing on their opening drive. It ends with Saquon Barkley running for a 15-yard TD and the Giants have their first lead of the year (7-3) after more than 130 minutes of action.

1927 Yankees diary

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