With 22 seconds left in the first half, Terrell Thomas and Jason Pierre-Paul collided awkwardly in the backfield attempting to sack Jay Cutler—Thomas tore his ACL on the play.
Not only that, the Giants lost Brian Witherspoon to a torn ACL on a punt return, and he will be out for the season.
That puts three cornerbacks out for the season, all of whom were expected to contribute in at least some fashion.
Oh, and to add insult to injury, the team announced 2011 second-round pick Marvin Austin will miss the entire season with a torn pectoral muscle.
People have been saying "when it rains, it pours," but I don't think that tells the whole story.
All that said, they did win the game by a comfortable margin, so let's take a look at grades for each position.