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Week 9 NFL Scores: Eli Manning Leads New York Giants To 24-20 Win Over New England Patriots

The New York Giants took firm command of the NFC East with a thrilling 24-20 win over the New England Patriots on the road on Sunday. Eli Manning led the Giants back with a drive in the final minute, eventually finding tight end Jake Ballard for a one-yard touchdown to give the Giants the win.

The Giants got the ball back with just over a minute remaining after Tom Brady found Rob Gronkowski for a touchdown on fourth down to give New England a 20-17 lead. The Giants marched the ball down the field, with the key plays being a long pass from Manning to Ballard earlier on the drive and a pass interference call that brought the ball to the one-yard line.

The win moves the Giants to 6-2 on the season and puts them two games ahead of the Dallas Cowboys in the NFC East.

For more on the Giants, visit Big Blue View and SB Nation New York. For more on the Patriots, visit Pats Pulpit and SB Nation Boston.