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McVay said the Rams’ last two games have been almost perfect in all three phases, and they have remained unbeaten in four road games. That would be five if a “home” win in London is included.

The Rams’ high-powered offense showed no rust as the team came off the bye, scoring on eight of its first nine possessions while reeling off six plays of 35 yards or more. The defense forced three turnovers that the offense turned into 17 points, and the special teams blocked a third-quarter punt that paved the way for Gurley’s second touchdown.

“It’s exciting,” said Rams cornerback Trumaine Johnson, who intercepted a pass by Giants quarterback Eli Manning late in the first half. “A lot of guys in this locker room haven’t been in this situation, 6-2. It’s big, and every game is going to be more important, so we are doing everything one game at a time, one day at a time.”

Greg Zuerlein added three field goals against the Giants (1-7), who allowed the biggest offensive performance against them in a home game since Cleveland beat them, 52-21, in the regular-season finale in 1964.

The Giants had not given up more than 27 points in any of their first seven games.

“You lay an egg like that — obviously we didn’t play well,” Giants halfback Orleans Darkwa said. “We’ve got to go back to work. We started fast. We made some plays. We put on a good drive. But we wound up turning the ball over, and you can’t do that.”

The loss also put Coach Ben McAdoo’s future in question just one year after he led the team to the playoffs. He suspended cornerback Janoris Jenkins on Tuesday for missing a workout Monday, and the depleted secondary was punished by Goff, who was 14 of 22 with no interceptions.

“I’m disappointed,” said McAdoo, who insisted his team had not quit. “Expected us to come out and play a better football game than we played. We have it in us. It’s my job to get it out of us.”

Goff’s touchdowns were of 8 yards to tight end Tyler Higbee, 52 to Robert Woods, 67 to Sammy Watkins and 4 to Woods.

Eli Manning (20 of 36 for 220 yards) threw two touchdown passes and became the seventh N.F.L. quarterback to reach the 50,000-yard mark with his completion of a garbage-time pass to Sterling Shepard in the fourth quarter. His touchdowns covered 5 yards to Tavarres King and 10 yards to Evan Engram.

Goff’s touchdown pass to Higbee came after Aaron Donald sacked Manning and forced a fumble that Connor Barwin recovered.

The play that killed the Giants was the 52-yarder to Woods on a third-and-33 screen play on which Woods was barely touched. It turned a 10-7 lead into a 10-point advantage, and the Gians never looked the same in seeing their seven-game winning streak against the Rams end.

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