Originally posted on Giants Football Blog  |  Last updated 1/15/12
If today’s game is anything like the Dec 4th meeting between these two clubs (or yesterday’s Niners-Saints game) make you have 911 on your speed dial.  It won’t be for the faint of heart. Our staff has some unique angles on the big showdown in Green Bay….. Rich Resch: If Eli Manning and the Giants’ pass rush play their A-game…yada yada yada. You know the deal by now. Is it just me, or are a lot of people talking as if the Giants are suddenly the favorites, or at the very least, no longer serious underdogs? It’s funny…you don’t hear anyone saying that the 13-3 49ers will beat the 13-3 Saints in San Francisco, but pundits and fans alike are now acting like the 9-7 Giants should be considered even odds to beat the 15-1 defending champion Packers in Green Bay. The truth is that this would be a monumental upset, much like Super Bowl 42; the Packers’ offense is one of the best in NFL history, and the Giants barely finished above .500. Sure, they’re a different, healthier team right now…the Packers
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