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QB Eli Manning's two interceptions against the Chargers bring his 2013 season total to 20, which leads the NFL, and which also ties his 2007 total as the second-highest in his career. He threw 25 interceptions in 2010. Manning was also sacked twice, extending his total to 32 sacks this season, a career-high.
OL David Diehl played in his 162nd regular-season game, tying him with Hall of Fame tackle Rosie Brown for 13th on the Giants' career list.
Brandon Jacobs (knee) made the trip to San Diego despite being listed as doubtful, but was scratched from the lineup.
WR Hakeem Nicks' 135 receiving yards was his second-highest yardage total of the season and his 13th regular-season 100-yard game, tying him with Del Shofner for fourth place on the Giants' franchise list. Nicks' last 100-yard receiving effort this season came on Oct. 6 when he had 142 yards against the Eagles. He has not, however, caught a touchdown pass this season.
S Cooper Taylor (hamstring) left the game in the third quarter after becoming injured. This is his second go-round with a hamstring ailment, this time being . He was spotted on the sideline walking with a noticeable limp.
DE Jason Pierre-Paul (shoulder) has apparently made enough progress to where he could return to practice this week, per head coach Tom Coughlin.