Washington Redskins at New York Giants 7 to 16

Thursday, September 4, 2008, Week 1

The Washington Redskins played the New York Giants in East Rutherford on Thursday, September 4, 2008, Week 1 of the 2008 season. The Giants won by a score of 16-7.


Washington Redskins offense

Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs
209 125 84 0 11

Coaches

Head Coach: Jim Zorn Assistant Head Coach: Lyvonia Albert "Stump" Mitchell Offensive Coordinator: Sherman Smith Defensive Coordinator: Greg Blache Special Teams Coordinator: Danny Smith Passing Game Coordinator: Steve Jackson Wide Receivers Coach: Stan Hixon Offensive Line Coach: Joe Bugel Running Backs Coach: Lyvonia Albert "Stump" Mitchell Tight Ends Coach: Warren "Rennie" Simmons Offensive Assistant Coach: Chris Meidt Defensive Line Coach: John Palermo Linebackers Coach: Kirk Olivadotti Safeties Coach: Steve Jackson Defensive Backs Coach: Jerry Gray Defensive Assistant Coach: Arthur Smith Quality Control Coach: Arthur Smith Offensive Quality Control Coach: Bill Khayat Head Strength and Conditioning Coach: John Hastings Strength and Conditioning Coach: Bobby Crumpler Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach: Harrison Bernstein Director of Player Personnel: Scott Campbell Pro Scouting Assistant: Matt Applebaum


New York Giants offense

Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs
354 200 154 1 21

Coaches

Head Coach: Tom Coughlin Offensive Coordinator: Kevin Gilbride Defensive Coordinator: Steve Spagnuolo Special Teams Coordinator: Tom Quinn Quarterbacks Coach: Chris Palmer Wide Receivers Coach: Mike Sullivan Offensive Line Coach: Pat Flaherty Assistant Offensive Line Coach: Dave DeGuglielmo Running Backs Coach: Jerald Ingram Tight Ends Coach: Mike Pope Defensive Line Coach: Mike Waufle Linebackers Coach: Bill Sheridan Secondary Coach-Safeties: David Merritt, Sr. Secondary Coach-Cornerbacks: Peter Giunta Assistant Special Teams Coordinator: Thomas McGaughey Defensive Quality Control Coach: Andre Curtis Offensive Quality Control Coach: Sean Ryan Strength and Conditioning Coach: Jerry Palmieri Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach: Markus Paul