Found January 29, 2012 on
Larry Brown Sports:
As Super Bowl 46 approaches, confidence seems to be building for at least one team. As we all know, it is not the Patriot way to boast about accomplishments or trash talk in any way. The Giants, however, have started to chat a bit. Cornerback Corey Webster does not seem overly concerned about the vaunted Patriots passing attack, mainly because he believes he is the best corner in the NFL.
“I realize it. That’s all that counts, is me,” Webster said Friday according to the NY Daily News. “And as long as my teammates (think that), that’s all that matters. I think I’m great. I think I’m the best thing out there. I don’t think I’m second to nobody.”
Webster said the rest of the Giants’ defensive backs agree with him, and that as long as he keeps playing the way he has been the Darrelle Revis-like praise will come. He also said New York will work to throw off the timing between Tom Brady and his receivers to keep them out of rhythm.
“I don’t know if it’s that (Wes) Welker is the
BEST OF MAXIM
AROUND THE WEB
INDIANAPOLIS • There's a strange vibe on the streets of
Indianapolis this week.
Giants' top draft pick has weathered an unusual rookie year
The Giants may not have worn their black suits to the Super Bowl today, but they came cloaked in the same brashness and confidence that they wore when they arrived in Arizona four years ago.
New York Giants wide receiver Mario Manningham can’t wait for Super Bowl XLVI against the New England Patriots next Sunday in Indianapolis. Manningham is obviously confident that his Giants can once again knock off the favored Patriots, but he says he is really looking forward to playing against one player, in particular.
Manningham says he would love to line up against...
New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz stops by 106 and park for a salsa battle with the sexy Rocs.. Gotta give it to my man Victor Cruz, dude can do no wrong this year.-TO
NY Giants Wide Receiver Escapes Nightclub Shooting
Eli Manning’s Brother From Another Mother
Revenge is a two-way street for Deon Grant.
The Giants' defense has gone into the last two playoff games with the knowledge that they did not have all of their players available when they faced those teams in the regular season. Against the Packers and the 49ers, they were able to justifiably argue that neither had seen what they were truly capable of doing because of injuries and missing pieces.
Eli Manning shattered team passing records, and Jason Pierre-Paul became a feared force. Victor Cruz broke out, and Justin Tuck rediscovered his fury late in the season. But when GM Jerry Reese evaluates how his Giants made this stunning run to Super Bowl XLVI, he doesn't always point to those obvious stars.
It worked for New York four years ago, so, Tom Coughlin and his Giants are taking a similar path to the Super Bowl this year. Plus, other news and notes from New York's team hotel.
There is one New York Giants veteran injured last week who won't show up on the injury report going into Super Bowl Week. Bettors shouldn't be worried, though. Tom Coughlin isn't trying to hide anything.
When Terrell Thomas went down and out in the preseason, there was an overwhelming feeling that in addition to shredding his knee, any possibility for the Giants’ defensive backfield to dominate was ripped apart as well.
After all, as a rising star, Thomas had emerged as the team’s best...
INDIANAPOLIS — The Giants arrive today at the site of Super Bowl XLVI with 15 players who played four years ago in Super Bowl XLII, one who was inactive (D.J. Ware) and one who was on injured reserve (Mathias Kiwanuka). They have the same head coach, the same offensive and...
More than 20 years ago, Tom Coughlin worked with Bill Belichick under Bill Parcells with the Giants. Alex Raskin says upon his arrival in Indianapolis, Coughlin recalls Belichick's competitiveness and creativity.