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Redskins-Giants Monday Stats Pack

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“Redskins-Giants Monday Stats Pack” is presented by BDO by the Numbers. People who know, know BDO.

OFFENSE:

  • The Washington Redskins fell to the New York Giants, 24-3, at MetLife Stadium on Sunday afternoon.
  • The Redskins game captains were: QB Case Keenum, DT Jonathan Allen, LB Ryan Kerrigan, S Landon Collins and S Deshazor Everett.
  • The Redskins forced three turnovers in a single game for the first time since Week 11 of the 2018 season when they notched two interceptions and forced one fumble against the Houston Texans.
  • The Redskins registered multiple interceptions in a single game for the first time since Week 11 of the 2018 season when they notched two interceptions against the Houston Texans.
  • The Redskins recorded multiple interceptions in the first half of a game for the first time since Week 3 of the 2017 season when they registered two interceptions in the first half against the Oakland Raiders.
  • The Redskins intercepted a pass in three-consecutive weeks for the first time since Week 13-Week 15 of the 2018 season.
  • Quarterback Case Keenum started the game and finished 6-for-11 with 37 passing yards.
  • Quarterback Dwayne Haskins Jr. made his NFL debut and finished the game 9-for-17 with 107 passing yards. He added 23 yards on the ground on two attempts.
  • Haskins Jr.’s 14-yard rush in the second quarter was the longest rush by a Redskins rookie quarterback since Robert Griffin III had a 17-yard rush against the Dallas Cowboys in Week 17 of the 2012 season.
  • Haskins completed a pass to rookie wide receiver Kelvin Harmon for his first career reception. It was the first rookie-to-rookie connection on a reception for the Redskins since Robert Griffin III connected on a pass to Alfred Morris in Week 16 of the 2012 season.
  • Running Back Adrian Peterson started and had 28 yards on 11 carries.
  • Peterson (15,635) passed Edgerrin James (15,610) and Tiki Barber (15,632) for No. 15 and No. 14 on the NFL’s all-time list for career scrimmage yards, respectively.
  • Running Back Chris Thompson finished the game with four carries for four yards and had team-high’s in receptions (four) and receiving yards (56).
  • Thompson (1,645) passed Kelvin Bryant (1,634) for No. 4 on the franchise list for all-time receiving yards by a running back.
  • Thompson’s 56 yard receiving was tied for the tenth best output in a single game in his career.
  • Thompson’s 39-yard reception in the fourth quarter was the third-longest of his career.
  • It is the first time in Thompson’s career that he has recorded a 30-plus yard reception in consecutive games.
  • Center Tony Bergstrom made his first start of the season. It was his first start at center for the Redskins since Week 6 of the 2018 season.
  • Guard Wes Martin made his NFL debut and started at left guard in place of the injured Brandon Scherff.

DEFENSE:

  • Defensive Lineman Tim Settle recorded two tackles (one solo) and forced a fumble. It was the first forced fumble of his career.
  • Defensive Lineman Matt Ioannidis registered seven tackles (two solo).
  • Linebacker Ryan Kerrigan recorded his 132nd consecutive regular season start, the longest active streak among active NFL linebackers. Kerrigan has not missed a start in his NFL career.
  • Kerrigan remains as one of six NFL players (and only three non-quarterbacks) to have started every game since the start of the 2011 season (Brandon Carr, Patrick Peterson, Philip Rivers, Matt Ryan and Matthew Stafford).
  • Linebacker Jon Bostic notched a game-high 11 tackles (five solo).
  • Cornerback Quinton Dunbar finished the game with three solo tackles, two interceptions and two passes defensed.
  • Dunbar registered his first interception of the season in the second quarter. It was his first interception since Week 9 of the 2018 regular season and was his sixth career interception. The seven-yard return was the second-longest of his career.
  • Dunbar recorded his second interception of the game in the second quarter. It is the first career multi-interception game of his career. He is the first Redskin since D.J. Swearinger in Week 8 of the 2018 season to register two-plus interceptions in a single game.
  • Dunbar is the first Redskin to record multiple interceptions in the second quarter of a game since Shawn Springs on Dec. 6, 2007.
  • Dunbar is the first Redskin to register multiple interceptions and multiple passes defensed in a single game since D.J. Swearinger recorded two interceptions and two passes defensed against the Minnesota Vikings on Nov. 12, 2017.
  • Safety Landon Collins finished second on the team with nine tackles (two solo).

SPECIAL TEAMS:

  • Punter Tress Way finished the contest with six punts for 319 yards (51.8 net avg.) and he pinned three inside the 20 yard line.
  • Way’s net average of 51.8 yards was the third-highest in a single game in his career.
  • Way’s average of 53.2 yards was tied for the fifth-highest in a single game in his career.
  • Kicker Dustin Hopkins connected on his only attempt from the field, which was a 21 yarder in the second quarter. The kick was his 103rd career made field goal.

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