Washington kicker Dustin Hopkins initially missed a potential game-winning 48-yard field goal as time expired, but the Giants were called for an offside penalty on the play. Hopkins didn’t allow his second chance to go to waste, making a 43-yarder to give the Football Team their first win of the season. Meanwhile, the Giants dropped to 0-2.
For the second straight Sunday, fans will be treated to nine 1 p.m. ET kickoffs and four in the 4 p.m. ET window in Week 2.
The early slate is headlined by several matchups between undefeated teams. The Las Vegas Raiders will be in the Steel City to take on the Pittsburgh Steelers, the New Orleans Saints will head to Charlotte to face the Carolina Panthers and the San Francisco 49ers will battle the Philadelphia Eagles in the City of Brotherly Love. One of the other marquee early games will feature a pair of rookie quarterbacks, as Mac Jones and the New England Patriots travel to MetLife Stadium to square off against Zach Wilson and the New York Jets.
Sunday Night Football will showcase two former NFL MVPs. Patrick Mahomes and the Kansas City Chiefs will hit the road and go head-to-head against Lamar Jackson and the Baltimore Ravens.
The week finishes off with Aaron Rodgers and the Green Bay Packers hosting Jared Goff and the Detroit Lions at Lambeau Field on Monday Night Football.
Watch all NFL Week 2 games online at FuboTV (free trial here).
Last week's NFL scores
After Tom Brady led the Tampa Bay Buccaneers to a game-winning drive against the Cowboys on Thursday night, nine 1 p.m. ET Sunday games brought more intrigue. The 49ers escaped with a 41-33 win after a late rally from the Lions fell short, while the Steelers came back from a 10-0 halftime deficit to defeat the Buffalo Bills, 23-16. In the season's first overtime game, the Cincinnati Bengals' Evan McPherson kicked a 53-yard field goal on the last play to beat the Minnesota Vikings, 27-24.
Russell Wilson threw four touchdown passes to lead the Seattle Seahawks to a 28-16 win over the Indianapolis Colts. The Arizona Cardinals routed the Tennessee Titans 38-13 as Kyler Murray threw for four touchdowns and ran for another. Tyrod Taylor and Brandin Cooks connected for 132 yards in the Houston Texans’ 37-21 win over the Jacksonville Jaguars as the Trevor Lawrence and Urban Meyer era began with a loss.
In the afternoon slate, the Chiefs completed the comeback to defeat the Cleveland Browns 33-29, and Jameis Winston and the Saints crushed the Green Bay Packers by a score of 38-3. The Denver Broncos spoiled Saquon Barkley’s return by limiting him to 26 rushing yards in a 27-13 win over the Giants. The Miami Dolphins edged the Patriots 17-16 after Jaylen Waddle’s first career touchdown catch put Miami up for good in the third.
Matthew Stafford shined in his Los Angeles Rams debut on Sunday Night Football, throwing for 321 yards and 3 touchdowns as the Rams spoiled Justin Fields’ first appearance as a Chicago Bear, winning 34-14.
Week 1 ended in thrilling fashion, as the Raiders won in overtime against the Ravens on Monday Night Football in Las Vegas. Both teams exchanged turnovers in overtime before Derek Carr found Zay Jones for the 31-yard game-winning score to come out on top 33-27.