Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 10/25/14

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - DECEMBER 13: Tom Coughlin, head coach of the New York Giants, reacts during the game against the Philadelphia Eagles at Giants Stadium on December 13, 2009 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images)
In their last five quarters, the Giants have scored 61 points, rushed for 143 yards, and passed for 531 yards -- numbers that head coach Tom Coughlin attributed to improved focus on assignments and techniques. This week, the Giants will face the Philadelphia Eagles, a 2-1 team that, over the same five quarters, has scored just 13 points, rushed for 145 yards, and passed for 269 yards. Over that same period, the Eagles have recorded 12 turnovers thus far. Still, Philadelphia is a team that, since 2008, has had its way with the Giants, winning seven of the last eight games, including playoffs, and it has won its last five contests against NFC East opponents. That's why Coughlin has his team bracing for a knock-down, drag-out fight Sunday night when his Giants roll into Philadelphia for a big NFC East matchup. Offensively, the Giants are going to face a smallish, but quick Eagles defense that is very physical despite its size. "I see a team that's been playing ...
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