Jason Pierre-Paul is pretty outstanding. You get the sensation you possibly can wake him from a deep sleep and he would get to the opposing quarterback. The Giants’ first-round decide from 2010 remains to be doing his factor in his thirteenth NFL season.
Pierre-Paul spent the primary eight years of his NFL profession with the Giants, wreaking havoc on the sector and enduring some horrific moments off it, most notably completely damaging his proper hand in a fireworks accident. He spent the previous 4 years with the Buccaneers and in 2019 broke his neck in a automobile accident. He received Tremendous Bowls with each of his former groups. He’s inconceivable to maintain down for lengthy.
After shoulder surgical procedure this previous February, Pierre-Paul didn’t discover a new workforce till Sept. 26, when he signed a one-year cope with the Ravens. He performed 55 snaps in his first sport — 86 % of the snaps on protection although he was coming in chilly. Final week, at 33 years outdated, he obtained a sack to achieve 92.5 for his profession, and his cross rush grade of 80.3 by Professional Soccer Focus within the 19-17 victory over the Bengals was the best for any Ravens participant all season.
Jason Pierre-Paul reacts in the course of the Ravens’ win over the Bengals. Getty Photographs
Jason Pierre-Paul performed the primary eight seasons of his profession with the Giants. Getty Photographs
Baltimore cross rusher Justin Houston is out with a groin harm, so the Giants will see loads of Pierre-Paul at exterior linebacker Sunday at MetLife Stadium.
The Ravens want to go 2-0 at MetLife Stadium this season. They beat the Jets, 24-9, in Week 1. Tight finish Mark Andrews had 5 catches for 52 yards in that sport.
“I feel it’s good anytime you play anyplace, it’s good to have performed there earlier than,’’ Andrews mentioned. “For me, I like to visualise making performs and stuff like that, so I’m going to have the ability to try this, clearly having performed there earlier than.”
Mark Andrews hauls in a reception in the course of the Ravens’ win over the Jets. Getty Photographs
Andrews, the Ravens’ prime goal, has not less than 50 receiving yards in 9 consecutive street video games. Because the 1970 merger, the one tight finish to surpass that manufacturing on the street is Travis Kelce, who has 10 straight video games with 50 or extra receiving yards away from residence.
Brian Daboll had the choice of getting his Giants on a bye in Week 6, because the NFL provides that choice to each workforce the week after it performs in London. The pinnacle coach most well-liked the bye later within the season and the Giants declined the league’s supply.
The Giants can have their bye in Week 9. Previous to this season, there have been 30 NFL video games performed in London and of the 60 groups that performed in these video games 55 of them had their bye the next week. This season, all 4 groups (Giants, Packers, Vikings and Saints) that performed in London up to now determined to delay their bye week till later within the season.
The Ravens shall be with out Rashod Bateman, their big-play vast receiver, who’s out with a foot harm. Bateman has 11 receptions for 243 yards and leads the workforce with a mean of twenty-two.1 yards per catch. He additionally has two touchdowns. … Former Giants offensive lineman Kevin Zeitler will begin at proper guard for the Ravens.
Saquon Barkley is “public enemy No. 1 for us,’’ in keeping with Ravens coach John Harbaugh.
“Undoubtedly the principle man,’’ Harbaugh mentioned. “You possibly can inform, they attempt to get him the ball each approach they’ll. He’s within the backfield, he’s out of the backfield, he’s a large receiver, he’s in screens, he’s in each sort of display there may be, he has about each run. Oh, after which he performs quarterback, too. So, he’s fairly spectacular.”