N.F.L. Week 2: Chargers Push Mahomes and the Chiefs to Overtime


Tennessee sealed the win — and formally held off what had been a outstanding comeback from the Jaguars — when Harold Landry intercepted a Gardner Minshew move with 51 seconds left to play. Minshew was electrical at occasions, throwing for 339 yards and three touchdowns, however he was not in a position to pull off a second straight upset.

Given how slowly the Giants began in opposition to the Chicago Bears, it’s wonderful they nonetheless had a shot to win on the ultimate play of the sport.

However the Giants clawed again from down 17-0 on the half, beginning with a 39-yard subject purpose within the third quarter. Quarterback Daniel Jones engineered a 95-yard, 11-play drive that ended when Barkley’s substitute, Dion Lewis, scored on a one-yard run.

The Giants added one other subject purpose halfway via the quarter, to slim the rating to 17-13.

The Bears missed a subject purpose simply earlier than the two-minute warning. Jones then led the Giants all the way in which to the Bears 14-yard line with 4 seconds left. On the final play, Giants extensive receiver Golden Tate was charged with offensive interference as time expired.

The Giants fell to 0-2 whereas the Bears improved to 2-0.

It regarded prefer it could be a laugher in Tennessee when the Titans obtained off to a 14-0 lead over the Jacksonville Jaguars within the first quarter. However Gardner Minshew doesn’t know when to give up, and in a sport that has became an absolute slugfest, Jacksonville has tied it up, 30-30, with two minutes left within the fourth quarter.

Minshew has not been as environment friendly as he was final week, however he’s been lots productive, finishing 28 of 40 passes for 319 yards and one other three touchdowns. That has been sufficient to maintain up with the Titans regardless of Ryan Tannehill having a virtually excellent 158.0 score based mostly on 15-of-17 passing for 211 yards and 4 touchdowns.

Working again Derrick Henry has been largely a non-factor for Tennessee, which has left it as much as Tannehill to maintain up with the red-hot Minshew in a sport that was not anticipated to be practically this aggressive.

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