1495 Sports Live Scoring update: Giants def. Jets 26-3 in NFL Pre-Season action on 8/18/12

Fans of both the New York Jets and Giants are encouraged to refresh this page as 1495 Sports is going to bring live scoring updates from the NFL pre-season game to be held at MetLife Stadium tonight.

The Giants def. the Jets 26-3 in a penalty filled game for fans of Gang Green.

Stats leaders for the Jets:

Shonn Greene had 11 rushes for 36 yards

Bilal Powell followed with six rushes for 21 yards

Quarterback Mark Sanchez had nine completions for 59 total yards, while Tim Tebow had five completions for 69 yards.

Stats leaders for the Giants:

David Wilson had eight rushes for 26 yards

D.J. Ware had 11 rushes for 15 yards

Quarterback Eli Manning had seven completed passes for 62 yards, while David Carr had five completed passes for 83 yards

1495 Sports fans can check out the complete scoring summary from the game below:


Jets win the opening coin toss and elect to receive for the second straight preseason game.

First Quarter:

The Jets were unable to do anything on their first offensive opportunity, and now Eli Manning and the Giants take the field for their first crack at the end zone

Manning and the Giants are looking to cash in on a roughing the kicker penalty that was called on the Jets. There is 7:16 left in the Quarter as Big Blue is on the Jets 24 yard line, it is a 3-and-10 situation

6:34 Lawrence Tynes kicked a 35-yard field goal to give the Giants a 3-0 lead. For Tynes that is his 8th FG in all games vs. the Jets from 35 yards out

It was around this time that Giants star Ahmad Bradshaw walked gingerly into the team’s locker room-stay tuned

Bradshaw is having an x-ray on his hand, no update on if he will have to miss any playing time

5:05 Mark Sanchez sacked by Jason Pierre-Paul

Manning has targeted Victor Cruz with 7 passes so far in the 1st qtr, Cruz has caught 5 for 51 yds

Second Quarter:

12:09 Lawrence Tynes kicks a 30-yard field goal for the 6-0 Giants lead

Around 10:50 Sanchez sacked by Linval Joseph. Tons of pressure by the Giants, Bradshaw has returned to the game and seems to be okay

9:40 Jets LaRon Landry intercepted Manning for 21 yards

Giants defense is looking great just smothering the Jets running game thus far

6:01 Aaron Maybin  is able to block the punt by Steve Weatherford

2:03 Interception and 77-yard TD by Hosley plus extra point for 13-0 Giants lead

1:55 Sanchez sacked by Jason Pierre-Paul

Halftime with the Giants leading the Jets 13-0

Third Quarter:

David Carr now in quarterback for the Giants

14:25 Carr throws to to Rueben Randle down the middle for 49 yard gain for Big Blue

11: 52 Tynes 40-yard FG gives the Giants the 16-0 lead over the Jets

Tim Tebow is now in at QB for Gang Green

3:26 Josh Brown 30-yard FG Attempt is good for the first three points for the #Jets

68-yard drive for the Jets to get that Field Goal

Giants DE Adrian Tracy and LB Mark Herzlich out with injuries.

Giants leading the Jets 16-3 at the end of the 3rd Quarter

Fourth Quarter:

13:07 Tynes kicked a good 45-yard field goal to give the Giants a 19-3 lead over the Jets

9:17 Carr sacked by Josh Mauga

The Jets have had 100 plays thus far in the pre-season with no touchdowns

8:04 Tim Tebow sacked by Will Hill

6:41 Ryan Perrilloux passed to Joe Martinek for a 37-yard touchdown plus PAT gives the Giants the 26-3 lead over the Jets

2:03 Tebow sacked by Adewale Ojomo

The Giants will next be in action when they host the Chicago Bears at MetLife Stadium on August 24 with the game slated to start at 8:00 p.m.

The Jets will host the Carolina Panthers at MetLife Stadium on August 26 with the game scheduled to start at 8:00 p.m.


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