No Odell Beckham Jr., no problem for the New York Giants? At least not on Sunday anyway, as Big Blue blew the Washington Redskins out of the water with a 40-16 road victory that wasn’t even that close.

The Giants started a little sluggish, but turned it on in the second quarter, scoring on five consecutive drives and essentially putting the game out of reach as of halftime.

Almost all Giants played well, so a studs list would be excessive. Even trimmed down, it was difficult to nit-pick considering the lopsided nature of the game, but we did out best anyway. Check out the studs and duds that contributed to Sunday’s blowout win.

Saquon Barkley: With Odell Beckham Jr. out, everyone knew Barkley would become the focal point of the Giants’ offense. He did and Washington could do nothing to stop it. Barkley gained nearly 200 yards from scrimmage on Sunday and scored on a 78-yard touchdown run. He set various records in the process, including becoming the team’s all-time rookie rushing leader.

Alec Ogletree: Ogletree vowed to play at a higher level a few weeks ago and his bite was as loud as his bark. Save for one poor play, Ogletree again looked like a stud on Sunday, unleashing several huge hits, recording a team-leading eight tackles and snagging his fifth interception of the year.

Antonio Hamilton: If you want to see a special teams clinic, slap on the film and key in on Hamilton. Sean Chandler and Michael Thomas get most of the credit on specials, but Hamilton had himself a game in Week 14.

Sterling Shepard: With Beckham out, Shepard had to step into the No. 1 role against the Redskins, which meant a lot of one-on-one’s against Josh Norman. And while he hauled in just two receptions, one of them went for a touchdown. But that’s not why Shepard made the studs list — he made the studs list because on at least three separate occasions he unloaded huge blocks to spur big runs, including an absolutely brutal and crushing hit against Norman.

Evan Engram: In his return to the field, Engram had a huge game, hauling in three receptions for 77 yards. At least two receptions went for huge gains and gave the Giants crucial conversions on third down.

Others: Ukeme Eligwe, Sean Chandler, Janoris Jenkins, Kareem Martin, Olivier Vernon and B.J. Hill.

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