The defending NFC East champion Washington Redskins (3-12) close out their nightmarish 2013 season with a trip to MetLife Stadium to face almost equally-disapointing New York Giants (6-9). This is one of only three games on the NFL schedule that has no postseason implications.
Redskins: QUESTIONABLE: LB Brian Orakpo (groin) PROBABLE: LB Ryan Kerrigan (wrist), RB Darrel Young (hamstring)
Giants: OUT: WR Victor Cruz (knee), G Brandon Mosley (hand), DE Jason Pierre-Paul (shoulder), TE Adrien Robinson (knee) QUESTIONABLE: CB Trumaine McBride (groin), WR Rueben Randle (knee) PROBABLE: RB Andre Brown (concussion), G David Diehl (knee), RB Peyton Hillis (concussion), CB Jayron Hosley (illness), DT Cullen Jenkins (shin, quadricep), CB Terrell Thomas (knee)
QB Kirk Cousins has 907 pass yards (302.3 per game) in 3 career starts…
RB Alfred Morris has 1,213 rush yards, his 2nd consecutive 1,200-yard season. Has 100+ rush yards or TD in all 3 meetings. In only game at NYG, rushed for 120 yards…
WR Pierre Garcon leads NFL with franchise-record 107 catches. Has 1,290 rec. yards, his 1st 1,000-yard season. Had 11 catches for 144 yards & TD last week. Has 5+ catches in all 15 games in 2013. In past 2 vs. NYG, has 17 catches for 167 yards (83.5 per game) & TD.
WR Santana Moss had 2 TDs in last game at NYG…
LB London Fletcher has played in 255 consecutive games, 1 of 4 players in NFL history with 250+ in a row.
Since entering NFL in 2011, LB Ryan Kerrigan is 1 of 2 players in NFL (NYG’s Pierre-Paul) with 20+ sacks (24.5) & 2+ INT-TDs (2).
LB Perry Riley, Jr. leads team with 108 tackles.
LB Brian Orakpo has 7 sacks in past 7. Has 3 sacks in past 2 meetings. In past 4 meetings,
CB Josh Wilson has 2 INTs & sack.
CB DeAngelo Hall had INT last week, his 4th in 2013. Has 2+ INTs in all 10 career seasons…
QB Eli Manning has started 150 consecutive games, longest active streak by QB. Is 6-2 as starter at home vs. Was…
RB Andre Brown has 11 rush TDs in his past 16. Has 3 rush TDs in 2 meetings…
WR Rueben Randle has 6 rec. TDs in past 11. Leads team with 6 rec. TDs.
WR Jerrel Jernigan had TD last week, his 1st career TD.
WR Hakeem Nicks needs 154 rec. yards to reach 1,000 yards for 3rd time in past 4 years.
TE Brandon Myers has TD catch in 3 of past 5…
S Anrel Rolle has 5 INTs, 2 sacks, FF & FR in past 9. Leads team with 6 INTs & 90 tackles.
CB Prince Amukamara leads club with 12 PD.
DE Justin Tuck had career-high 4 sacks in last meeting & named NFC Def. Player of Week. Has sack in 5 of past 6 home meetings. Has 7.5 sacks in past 5. Had INT last week.
DT Cullen Jenkins has 3.5 sacks in past 5.
DE Mathias Kiwanuka had 2 sacks last week.