Hopkins converts 2nd chance, Washington beats Giants 30-29

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Posted at 7:01 AM, Sep 17, 2021
and last updated 2021-09-17 07:01:42-04

LANDOVER, Md. — Dustin Hopkins made a 43-yard field goal on an untimed down, and Washington defeated the New York Giants 30-29.

Hopkins missed his first attempt to win the game, but he was given a reprieve when Dexter Lawrence was flagged for being offside.

His next attempt was good, giving Washington a wild victory and quarterback Taylor Heinicke another moment in the sun.

Heinicke threw for 336 yards and two touchdowns.