Originally written on Gridiron Grit  |  Last updated 10/7/13
Despite their jaw-dropping struggles through the first quarter of the 2013 NFL regular season, the reeling New York Giants (0-5) entered Sunday’s must-win battle against the Philadelphia Eagles (2-3) with a glimmer of hope as they trailed the NFC East-leading Dallas Cowboys by just two games. That ray of optimism was still in the air when the G-Men rallied to take a 21-19 lead late in the third quarter before the Giants’ clutch two-time Super Bowl-winning quarterback turned into Tony Romo/Jay Cutler/Matt Schaub turbo and threw three interceptions on three consecutive possessions in the fourth quarter to give the Eagles a comfortable 36-21 victory. Widely predicted to lead his team to another NFC East title coming into the 2013 season, Eli Manning now heads into the team’s Week 6 test on Thursday night (Oct. 10) at Soldier Field against the Chicago Bears (3-2) having completed 109 of 203 passes (53.6 percent) for 1,482 yards with eight touchdowns and an NFL-high 12 interceptions. Pho...
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  • Things have not gone well this season but there's no way they go 0-16. Hell the NFC East leader has just 2 wins. If they can right the ship they could still win thi awful division.
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