A franchise snapped a very long losing streak. And there have already been more overtime games this season than in 2020.
The very first of the off-weeks for teams started as the Falcons, Saints, Jets and 49ers were all on hiatus. There was a clash of first-place clubs in the AFC and a battle of Heisman Trophy winning quarterbacks (and previous college colleagues) in Cleveland. And now theres only one winless team in the league.
EAST RUTHERFORD, NEW JERSEY– OCTOBER 17: Head coach Joe Judge of the New York Giants responds in the fourth quarter versus the Los Angeles Rams at MetLife Stadium on October 17, 2021 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Sarah Stier/Getty Images).
The team and its four-game losing streak headed to Indianapolis. The Texans had actually been outscored a combined 120-52 in those previous problems.
And things only worsened as David Culleys group managed to roll up 353 total lawns but chose a single field goal. Novice Davis Mills threw for 243 backyards however was intercepted two times, part of 3 turnovers by Houston. And Lovie Smiths protective system had no real responses for the Indianapolis running game.
Houston Texans 1-5 Last week: L, 31-3 at IND Last rank: 31st.
Losers of 9 successive video games dating back to Week 14 of 2020, the Lions hosted the improved Bengals. And regrettably for Dan Campbell and his team, the Men from the Motor City are now the lone winless club in the league this year.
Detroits defense had couple of responses for Cincinnatis offense– allowing 398 total yards. The Lions running game was restricted to 36 backyards and the team didnt reach completion zone up until 2:15 remaining in the game.
Detroit Lions 0-6 Last week: L, 34-11 vs CIN Last rank: 29th.
Losers of 4 consecutive games, Brian Flores team made its method to London to handle the winless Jaguars. Tua Tagovaiola went back to the starting lineup and would throw for 329 yards and two ratings– both to novice wideout Jaylen Waddle.
He was likewise selected off late in the 3rd quarter. The Dolphins owned a 20-17 lead early in the 4th quarter. But Flores club could not seal the deal and the Jaguars kicked the final two basket of the game.
Miami Dolphins 1-5 Last week: L, 23-20 vs JAC (London) Last rank: 30th.
It has been a disappointing start to the season for Joe Judges club. Now the struggling Giants needed to handle the gifted Rams. Big Blue led 3-0 after one quarter but was down by 25 points by intermission.
It was a long day for quarterback Daniel Jones, who wound up tossing for 242 lawns. The third-year pro was sacked 4 times, served up 3 interceptions and lost one of his two fumbles. New york citys offense was restricted to 261 total lawns.
It was a long day for quarterback Daniel Jones, who wound up throwing for 242 backyards. New Yorks offense was limited to 261 total yards.
New York Giants 1-5 Last week: L, 38-11 vs LAR Last rank: 28th.
And things just got even worse as David Culleys group managed to roll up 353 overall lawns but settled for a single field goal. Rookie Davis Mills tossed for 243 lawns however was intercepted two times, part of 3 turnovers by Houston. Flores club could not close the offer and the Jaguars kicked the final two field goals of the video game.