By Anthony Caruso III | Publisher
Editor’s Note: This is a simulation and it doesn’t mean that it’s going to be the actual score in the game. Also, all the players in this simulation may not play in the actual contest.
According to our whatifsports.com simulation, the Baltimore Ravens defeat the New York Giants at MetLife Stadium. The Ravens won 27-24 over the Giants in overtime.
The Ravens had 348 total yards in 38 minutes and 30 seconds in time of possession. The Giants had 437 total yards in 28 minutes and nine seconds.
Giants quarterback Eli Manning went 21 of 29 for 242 yards with two touchdowns and an interception.
Rashad Jennings had 14 carries for a 142 yards, while Paul Perkins had six carries for 49 yards and a touchdown. Orleans Darkwa had four carries for five yards and Bobby Rainey had six carries for three yards.
Odell Beckham Jr. had six receptions for 63 yards, while Sterling Shepard had five receptions for 48 yards and a touchdown. Jenning had two receptions for 42 yards and Larry Donnell had two receptions for 28 yards.
Dwayne Harris had a catch for 23 yards. Victor Cruz had three receptions for 21 yards and a touchdown. Perkins had a catch for nine-yards, while Darkwa had a catch for eight-yards.
Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco went 14 of 21 for a 177 yards.
Terrance West had 17 carries for a 124 yards and two touchdowns. Lorenzo Taliaferro had 21 carries for 45 yards and Javorius Allen had eight carries for eight yards.
Kamar Aiken had three receptions for 46 yards, while Mike Wallace had four receptions for 46 yards. Dennis Pitta had three receptions for 36 yards. Breshad Perriman had a catch for 20 yards.
Kyle Juszczyk had a catch for 16 yards, while West had a catch for eight yards. Chris Moore had a catch for five yards.
Willie Henry led the Ravens with five tackles, while Lawrence Guy had four tackles. Michael Pierce, Kamalei Correa, Za’Darius Smith, Shareece Wright, Lardarius Webb and Eric Weddle had three tackles each. Webb also had a sack, while Sheldon Price had an interception.
Olivier Vernon had nine tackles for the Giants, while Kerry Wynn and Damon Harrison had four tackles each. Harrison also had a sack. Devon Kennard, Johnathan Hankins, Trevin Wade, Kelvin Sheppard and Jonathan Casilias all had three tackles each.
Tucker made the game-winning 31-yard field goal in overtime at the 8:21 mark.
The Giants scored two second-half touchdowns, as Perkins scored on a 31-yard run in the third quarter. With a 11 seconds remaining, Cruz caught a two-yard reception from Manning.
West scored on a two-yard run with 7:12 left in the game to give the Ravens a 24-17 lead, before Cruz tied the game at 24 all.
The Ravens led 17-10 at halftime. Dixon had an eight-yard run, while West also scored on a three-yard run.
With 1:32 remaining in the first half, Justin Tucker made a 44-yard field goal.
Shepard had a three-yard touchdown reception to begin the scoring. Then, as time expired, Josh Brown made a 40-yard field goal to cut the lead to 17-10.