Via T-Rock's Take On The Giants
January 04, 2012
The Giants' locker room is filled with staunch supporters of Eli Manning's. They are men who will follow him onto the field each game, will defend him physically or verbally, and look to him as their leader and, this season, their most valuable player.
William Perlman/The Star-LedgerIn only his second season as a quarterbacks coach, Mike Sullivan has used some unconventional techniques to help the Giants' Eli Manning set franchise and career marks this season.By Mike Garafolo - Star Ledger 1/8/12
So far, Eli Manning is responsible for all nine points on the scoreboard. His ill-advised sprint backward into his own end zone and pass to nowhere while escaping the Falcons' pass rush opened the scoring, giving the Falcons a 2-0 lead. Then, after grinding out a long drive including a critical make on fourth and inches, Eli found Hakeem Nicks in the end zone for the go-ahead...
The stakes were high on Sunday, with the NFC East divisional crown hanging in the balance; the New York Giants answered the critics by dominating the Dallas Cowboys. It wasn’t pretty, after squandering a 21-0 nothing lead at halftime. Dallas was able to cut the deficit to 21—14 in the fourth. With another second half collapse looming, Eli Manning took over, connecting...
The march towards the Super Bowl continues on Sunday with the final two games of wildcard weekend on tap with the Atlanta Falcons taking on the New York Giants in the first contest of the afternoon. This is a matchup between two of the most perplexing teams of the 2011 regular season. At various times this season, each team appeared as if they were on the verge of turning...
Via Mike Silva's Sports Media Watchdog
January 06, 2012
Let’s have some fun and do some NFL picks.
I am by no means an expert so these are just some fun picks to spark debate.
Atlanta vs. Giants – The Giants are a 3-point favorite. When you combine the pass rush, Eli Manning, and the fact they will be playing at MetLife Stadium, the Giants should take this game. Matt Ryan has a bad postseason resume and Michael Turner has a tendency...
Giants can lean on Ahmad Bradshaw and Brandon Jacobs if Falcons contain Eli ManningEPALEG IT OUT: Brandon Jacobs (above) and Ahmad Bradshaw have been inconsistent this season, but at their best, they can carry the load.By Paul Schwartz - NY Post 1/5/12
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