But with Hurricane Sandy bearing down on the Eastern seaboard, the New York Giants had to do some serious rushing to make their charter flight back from Dallas to New Jersey late Sunday night, landing at Newark Airport just after 1:00 a.m. ET Monday morning, according to Jenny Vrentas of the Newark Star-Ledger.
"Just landed," Justin Tuck wrote on Twitter at 1:12 a.m. ET, "Thank you God."
On to what else is being talked about in the league's most popular division...
ESPNDallas.com's Calvin Watkins writes that the Cowboys must move on from Tony Romo.
From Brandon George of the Dallas Morning News: Jerry Jones is encouraged about DeMarco Murray's status for next week.
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Gary Myers of the New York Daily News writes that the Giants are lucky to be 6-2.
More from Vrentas: Defensive starters Antrel Rolle and Chase Blackburn were both hurt in Sunday's victory.
LeSean McCoy says he didn't see any pride and an anonymous player told Jason Cole of Yahoo! Sports that there was "no energy, no passion." With all that in mind, Jeff McLane of the Philadelphia Inquirer wonders if Andy Reid is losing the locker room.
Marcus Hayes of the Philadelphia Daily News (sarcastically) blames this loss on Juan Castillo.
Rick Snider of the Washington Examiner believes it's time for the Redskins to make a change, and he's looking specifically at defensive coordinator Jim Haslett.
Mike Wise of the Washington Post looks at the many Redskins' flaws, noting that the team needs more than RG3 to survive.