Giants clinch first playoff berth since 2016 with win over Colts

Giants clinch first playoff berth since 2016 with win over Colts

Half a decade of depressing soccer is now behind the Giants.

They’re again within the postseason.

The Giants clinched a spot within the NFL playoffs on Sunday with a 38-10 win over the Colts at MetLife Stadium. This marks the primary time the Giants have made the playoffs since 2016, which can also be the final time the group had a profitable file. The Giants secured a profitable season by bettering to 9-6-1.

First-year head coach Brian Daboll led the Giants to an enormous turnaround marketing campaign after the group went 4-13 final season and 22-59 over the past 5 seasons. They acquired out to a quick 6-1 begin earlier than an 0-3-1 stretch began to place their playoff possibilities into query.

However the Giants rebounded with an necessary win at Washington in Week 15 and performed valiantly towards the Vikings final week earlier than Sunday’s clincher.

Giants quarterback Daniel Jones (8) scores a landing towards the Colts on Jan. 1, 2023.AP

Giants vast receiver Richie James (80) does a flip ultimately zone after scoring a landing towards the Colts on Jan. 1, 2023.Corey Sipkin

Giants security Landon Collins (21) celebrates after returning an interception for a landing towards the Colts on Jan. 1, 2023.Corey Sipkin

Daniel Jones was excellent in main the Giants again to the playoffs, going 19-for-24 with 177 yards and two touchdowns, whereas dashing 11 occasions for 91 yards and one other two touchdowns. He acquired a loud ovation as he was taken out of the sport for Tyrod Taylor late within the blowout.

Richie James and Isaiah Hodgins every caught touchdowns, and Landon Collins had an interception return for a rating.

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