Andre Branch

Giants Still Have Fourth-Quarter Work To Do

Giants Still Have Fourth-Quarter Work To Do

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — While the New York Giants had a lot more fun watching the game film after avoiding an 0-3 start, coach Tom Coughlin still has concerns about his team.

Once again, it's the fourth quarter.

The Giants (1-2) built an early lead and posted a 32-21 win over the Washington Redskins on Thursday night. Unlike their last-minute losses to Dallas and Atlanta, the outcome was never in doubt.

However, the Giants once again struggled in the final 15 minutes. After falling behind 25-6, Washington ran 33 plays in the final 13:39 and outscored the Giants 15-7, including a 101-yard kickoff return by Rashad Ross.

New York had 12 plays in that span, including a...