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EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - DECEMBER 29: Head coach Tom Coughlin of the New York Giants waves to fans as he walks off the field at the end of the Giants 20-6 win over the Washington Redskins at MetLife Stadium on December 29, 2013 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Ron Antonelli/Getty Images)

Giants Miss Playoffs, Coughlin Likely To Return In 2014

The New York Giants missed the playoffs for the second year in a row, compiling a 7-9 record in 2013. It was only the second losing record under the leadership of Tom Coughlin as Giants head coach, who took command of the team in 2004. As the franchise’s leadership met the media after the final game of the season, one question was seemingly answered, while several other questions remained unanswered.

12/31/2013

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - DECEMBER 29: Eli Manning #10 of the New York Giants looks at an official against the Washington Redskins during their game at MetLife Stadium on December 29, 2013 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Giants Lose Manning, Beat Redskins 20-6 In Season Finale

The New York Giants limped past the lifeless Washington Redskins 20-6 in the rainy Meadowlands. New York lost quarterback Eli Manning to an ankle injury late in the first half, but rode two Jerrel Jernigan touchdowns to the victory. The loss likely ends the Mike Shanahan-era in Washington.

12/30/2013

Eli Manning (Photo by Ron Antonelli/Getty Images)

Ankle Sprain Ends Miserable Season For Giants QB Eli Manning

New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning hurt his left ankle late in the first half against the Washington Redskins. He will not return.

12/29/2013

Head coach Tom Coughlin (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Giants Head Coach Tom Coughlin Refuses To Address His Future

Giants head coach Tom Coughlin refused to address questions about his future.

12/29/2013

Tom Coughlin (Photo by Ron Antonelli/Getty Images)

Giants Win Season Finale, Suffer A Slew Of Injuries

The Giants lost quarterback Eli Manning (ankle), receivers Rueben Randle (knee), Hakeem Nicks (ankle) and offensive tackle Will Beatty (broken leg) in the regular-season finale.

12/29/2013

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - NOVEMBER 17: Rueben Randle #82 of the New York Giants scores a touchdown against the Green Bay Packers in the first quarter during their game at MetLife Stadium on November 17, 2013 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Randle Misses Giants Practice, Status For Redskins Game Uncertain

The New York Football Giants conclude their 2013 campaign, much like they started it, with a long list of injuries. Their opponents this week, the Washington Redskins, list only linebacker Brian Orakpo on their injury report.

12/27/2013

Josh Brown #3 of the New York Giants celebrates his overtime game-winning field goal to beat the Detroit Lions 23-20 with Steve Weatherford #5 and Bear Pascoe #86. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Dottino: Game Balls And Gassers From Giants’ Win Over Lions

A bit sloppy? Sure. Each team had a lead and a chance to grab the game by the throat and failed to do so. In the end, the Giants reached back and made enough plays to post their sixth win in their past nine games.

12/23/2013

Matthew Stafford of the Detroit Lions celebrates with teammate Calvin Johnson. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Star WR Calvin Johnson Is Active For Lions Meeting With Giants

Detroit Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson is active against the New York Giants. He was listed as questionable for Sunday’s game because of an injured right knee.

12/22/2013

Justin Tuck (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images)

Dottino: Game Balls And Gassers From Giants’ Win Over Redskins

We are giving out three defensive game balls for the first time ever. How can you leave out Justin Tuck with a career-high four sacks or Jon Beason for his 17 tackles or Will Hill for stealing the ball from Pierre Garcon on fourth down at the Giants 49 with 1:19 left?

12/02/2013

LANDOVER, MD - DECEMBER 01: Robert Griffin III #10 of the Washington Redskins is sacked by Justin Tuck #91 of the New York Giants in the second half during an NFL game at FedExField on December 1, 2013 in Landover, Maryland. (Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Manning, Tuck Team Leaders In Giants Win Over Redskins

The New York Giants remained in the playoff hunt with a come from behind victory over the Washington Redskins on Sunday Night Football. Robert Griffin III started hot, but cooled off as Justin Tuck rattled the Redskins quarterback with four sacks. Meanwhile Giants quarterback Eli Manning completed 22 of 28 passes for 235 yards and one touchdown, as New York improved to 5-7 on the season.

12/02/2013

Rueben Randle runs after a catch as Mike Jenkins and Nick Roach  of the Oakland Raiders give chase at MetLife Stadium on November 10, 2013 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Randle Enjoying Breakthrough Season, Taking On Big Role For Giants

Rueben Randle has caught six touchdown passes in the last six games to take over the team lead. No other Giants receiver has caught a TD in that span.

11/23/2013

Jason Pierre-Paul #90 of the New York Giants talks with reporters following the game against the Green Bay Packers at MetLife Stadium. (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

Before 4th-Quarter Pick, JPP Told Teammates In Huddle He’d Intercept Pass

“I read the formation, the tight end, how he was set, and I caught the ball,” said Pierre-Paul, who told teammates in the huddle before the play that he was going to pick the pass.

11/18/2013

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - NOVEMBER 10: Andre Brown #35 of the New York Giants celebrates his fourth quarter touchdown with Brandon Jacobs against the Oakland Raiders during their game at MetLife Stadium on November 10, 2013 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Andre Brown, Terrell Thomas Lead Giants Over Raiders 24-20

It certainly was not pretty, but at this point in the season, style points do not matter. The New York Giants played rope-a-dope with the Oakland Raiders, and running back Andre Brown delivered the knockout punch in New York’s 24-20 victory over the Silver and Black on Sunday in a windy MetLife Stadium.

11/11/2013

Andre Brown (credit: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Returning Brown Rushes For 115 Yards, Giants Win Third Straight

What can’t Brown do for you? Andre Brown led the way with a 115-yard performance in Sunday’s 24-20 win over the Raiders.

11/10/2013

Peyton Hillis runs the ball in Monday's win against the Minnesota Vikings. (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

Dottino: Gradual Improvement Finally Pays Off For Giants

Coach Tom Coughlin’s team played what may have been its most complete game of the season, albeit with flaws. So let’s hand out some game balls and gassers.

10/22/2013

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