NEW YORK GIANTS (1-7) at SAN FRANCISCO (0-9)
Sunday, 4:25 p.m. ET, Fox
OPENING LINE – 49ers by 2
RECORD VS. SPREAD – New York 4-5, San Francisco 3-5
SERIES RECORD – Giants lead 20-19
LAST MEETING – Giants beat 49ers 30-27, Oct. 11, 2015
LAST WEEK – Giants lost to Rams 51-17; 49ers lost at Cardinals 20-10
AP PRO32 RANKING – Giants No. 30, 49ers No. 31
GIANTS OFFENSE – OVERALL (28), RUSH (27), PASS (20).
GIANTS DEFENSE – OVERALL (30), RUSH (28), PASS (29).
49ERS OFFENSE – OVERALL (24), RUSH (24), PASS (18).
49ERS DEFENSE – OVERALL (27), RUSH (32), PASS (23).
STREAKS, STATS AND NOTES – Giants won six of past eight meetings. … First time since 1984 teams have played this late in season with only one combined win. … New York QB Eli Manning will tie brother Peyton with 208th consecutive start at QB, trailing only Brett Favre at 297. Manning became seventh player to top 50,000 yards passing in career last week. … Giants TE Evan Engram seeks TD catch in fourth straight game. Only Giants TEs to do that are Aaron Thomas (five in 1967), Mark Bavaro (four in 1987). … New York’s 34-point differential in loss last week worst for team since 38-0 loss to Carolina in 2013. … Giants’ seven takeaways rank tied for fourth fewest in NFL. … New York coach Ben McAdoo reinstated CB Janoris Jenkins, who was suspended vs. Rams for violating team rules. … 49ers off to worst start in franchise history. San Francisco has lost 23 of 24 overall. … San Francisco has been outscored by 45 points in first quarter, worst in NFL. … 49ers QB C.J. Beathard sacked 14 times in three starts. … San Francisco last led game at any point in OT on Oct. 1 vs. Arizona, still lost. … Fantasy Tip: With Niners looking to throw quickly to protect banged-up OL, RB Carlos Hyde had nine catches for 84 yards last week, making him good choice in PPR league.
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