Giants Show Some Life in Beating the Jets

Deayon scored on a 38-yard run down the right sideline after the All-Pro cornerback Janoris Jenkins put a big hit on Robby Anderson and Hackenberg’s pass popped into the air and was grabbed by Deayon.

“We scored points on defense, and to be the defense we want to be, that’s where we need to go,” said linebacker Jonathan Casillas, a defensive captain.

Manning completed 7 of 14 passes for 121 yards in a quarter of work. His last drive included passes of 31 yards to Sterling Shepard and 17 to Roger Lewis Jr. Orleans Darkwa scored from a yard out on his final play.

Mike Nugent added field goals of 50 and 54 yards for the Giants, while Aldrick Rosas converted from 24 yards.

Petty (15 of 18, 250 yards) made the game respectable for the Jets in the second half, sandwiching touchdown passes of 25 and 15 yards to ArDarius Stewart around an 85-yard touchdown catch and run by running back Bilal Powell. He also had a 2-point pass to Chad Hansen.

Petty left the game with a knee injury after tripping over offensive lineman Ben Braden. He will have a magnetic resonance imaging exam on Sunday.

EDELMAN OUT FOR SEASON New England Patriots wide receiver Julian Edelman will miss the 2017 season after tearing the anterior cruciate ligament in his right knee in a preseason game.

The Patriots announced that Edelman, Tom Brady’s favorite target and one of the N.F.L.’s most clutch receivers, would be sidelined all season after he sustained a noncontact injury in the first quarter of Friday night’s preseason game at Detroit.

The 31-year-old Edelman headed downfield after a catch and tore the ligament when he planted his right foot into the turf.

Edelman signed a two-year contract extension earlier this year. He has been, by far, Brady’s top pass catcher, with 436 receptions over the past four seasons, including the playoffs.

BROWN IS BACK FOR CARDINALS John Brown made a strong statement that his lingering quadriceps injury is of no concern as he caught two touchdown passes to lead the Arizona Cardinals to a 24-14 preseason win over the Falcons in Atlanta.

Brown showed off his speed when he caught a 28-yard scoring pass from Carson Palmer and a 21-yarder from Drew Stanton, each in the second quarter.

The game was the first event at the $1.5 billion Mercedes-Benz Stadium. There are problems with the stadium’s complicated retractable roof, which is expected to remain closed indefinitely. There were no glitches in the stadium’s other bragging points, including a big halo video board.

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