Weekly GMENHQ awards broken down by position

Sep 25, 2016; East Rutherford, NJ, USA; New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning (10) calls a play at the line against the Washington Redskins during the second quarter at MetLife Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports
Sep 25, 2016; East Rutherford, NJ, USA; New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning (10) calls a play at the line against the Washington Redskins during the second quarter at MetLife Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports /
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Sep 11, 2016; Arlington, TX, USA; Dallas Cowboys tight end Jason Witten (82) is tackled by New York Giants linebacker Keenan Robinson (57) and linebacker Kelvin Sheppard (91) in the second quarter at AT&T Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Tim Heitman-USA TODAY Sports
Sep 11, 2016; Arlington, TX, USA; Dallas Cowboys tight end Jason Witten (82) is tackled by New York Giants linebacker Keenan Robinson (57) and linebacker Kelvin Sheppard (91) in the second quarter at AT&T Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Tim Heitman-USA TODAY Sports /

Jason Pierre-Paul could have won it this time. JPP sacked Kirk Cousins late in last Sunday’s game to give the Giants a chance to preserve their marginal lead. Giving the opposing quarterback a hard time in the pocket creates opportunities for unexpected windfalls. Unfortunately, Cousins did not fumble the ball which could have led to a victory.