Jets and Giants bring 'Big Angst' to the 'Big Apple.' A Week 15 NFL quiz
If songwriter Billy Joel were to rework one of his most famous songs, how might he describe the â€śNew York state of mindâ€ť of the cityâ€™s NFL fans? Maybe â€śanxiousâ€ť or â€śangryâ€ť or both after a week in which the defending Super Bowl champion Giants were humbled, 34-0, by the Atlanta Falcons and the Jets saw their last, faint playoff hopes snuffed out by the Tennessee Titans, 14-10. In the latter game, Jets quarterback Mark Sanchez committed five turnovers, including one on each of the teamâ€™s last three possessions. To test your knowledge of Week 15 developments, take this 16-question quiz.
1. In losing 34-0 to the Atlanta Falcons, the New York Giants made NFL history. How?
They became the first team to have four touchdowns nullified by penalties.
They suffered the worst shutout loss by a defending Super Bowl champion.
They never ran a single offensive play in the â€śred zone.â€ť
They failed to score for the first time in 367 straight games.
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