Originally written on Football Nation  |  Last updated 10/21/14
The best players make the big plays when they are most needed. After today's game, there is no doubt who the respective best players are for the New York Giants and Washington Redskins.Even the best, most reliable players on a team make mistakes. After today's game, the obvious became clear for both teams, "everyone's human".It was much like watching a heavyweight title fight. The Redskins and Giants were the most evenly matched as two teams have been in recent memory. Outside of a few penalties, nobody on either team made any costly mistakes.The 13-13 halftime score showed that this was to be a game that would come down to the wire. In fact, FOX analyst Thom Brennaman, while calling today's Redskins - Giants game, predicted as much by saying, "This game will come down to who has the ball last."  His statement was 100% accurate. The third quarter found both teams' offenses going deep into enemy territory only to have a turnover squelch their s...
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