The defending NFC East champion Washington Redskins (0-2) are still searching for their first victory of the season as they visit the New York Giants (2-0) on Sunday as solid road underdogs. The Redskins will be playing their first game away from home this year and have dropped 18 of their last 22 straight up on the road heading into this divisional matchup.
Point spread: The Giants opened as four-point favorites; the total was 47 early in the week, according to sportsbooks monitored by Odds Shark (line updates and matchup report).
NFL pick, via Odds Shark computer: 24.8-15.2 Giants (NFL picks on every game)
Why the Redskins can cover the spread
Washington did win the division last year by coming on strong down the stretch and seizing control when no other team seemed to want it. The Redskins have lacked that same kind of desire and determination through the first two games of this season.
But in the NFL, you can never count any team out no matter how bad they look, especially against a division …