Found September 05, 2012 on Sports Blog Net:
The defending super bowl champions New York Giants open up the season hosting the Dallas Cowboys on Wednesday night football live from MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, NJ. The game starts at 8:30 pm on NBC (TV) and WFAN (Radio). Giants favorites over Cowboys. Spread is -3.5 points. My pick is the Giants. Finally! Football is back! The New York Giants will open up the 2012 campaign in MetLife Stadium hosting their rivals the Dallas Cowboys. A big game for both teams tomorrow night and it is important on who wins this game. It could impact the whole season for both sides. Here are the three keys on what the Giants need to do in order to start the season off as winners: (1) Giants defense must get after Tony Romo as he doesn't have his safety blanket Jason Witten who is out with a Lacarated spleen injury. Dallas's offensive line isn't that good and it gives the Giants D-Line an great chance of getting hits on Tony Romo who could be running for his life. (2) Eli Manning is coming off his second super bowl win of his NFL career and he needs to show to the whole football world that he is among the elite QB's in the NFL if not the best in football. If he can get everyone involved with no screwups happening to them on offense. They will beat Dallas. (3) Make Dallas run the football and rely on DeMarco Murray who could ben in for disaster since the Giants D-Line is one of the best in the NFL. If the Cowboys can't their passing game going on the night. Watch out! Injury Report: Giants: Out: CB Prince Amukamara (Ankle), DT Marvin Austin (Back), T James Brewer (Back) Questionable: LB Michael Boley (Hamstring), WR Hakeem Nicks (Foot), CB Jayrod Hosley (Turf Toe), T William Beatty (Back) Cowboys: Out: NT Jay Ratliff (Ankle), CB Mike Jenkins (Shoulder) Doubtful: TE Jason Witten (Spleen), S Danny McCray (Neck) Questionable: WR Andre Holmes (Knee), LB Kyle Wilber (Thumb) Final score will be Giants 31, Cowboys 17      

Tony Romo storms off during media session

Getty While talking to the media, a New York Post reporter was in the middle of asking Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo about Jerry Jones’ comments that their window is closing, and before the question was finished being asked Romo said, “That’s it!” and walked off upset. Romo is clearly done responding to questions that revolve around Jones’ comments.  Maybe he should sit...

Tony Romo responds to critics in new Starter commercial (Video)

As we are only hours away from the start of the 2012 NFL season, the ad wizards over at Starter decided to put together a new campaign featuring Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo. The commercial itself called "Never Stop" features Tony talking via a voice-over about his critics while he works out in a weight room: (Courtesy of OCNN)

Romo Shines In 24-17 Cowboy Victory

Cowboys QB Tony Romo proved he's still one of fantasy's best second-tier QBs with 307 yards and three touchdowns Wednesday in the season opener against the Giants.Fantasy Spin:Romo spread the ball around and the Cowboys offense produced three excellent fantasy receiver lines from Kevin Ogletree, Dez Bryant and Miles Austin. Romo should continue to put up big numbers, especially...

WFAN's Al Dukes performs "Romo You Suck" on The Boomer and Carton Show (Audio)

As the Dallas Cowboys/New York Giants kicked off the start of the 2012 NFL season, the fine folks over at WFAN's Boomer and Carton show already have a Tony Romo sucks song to bestow upon us. The song done by Al Dukes is parody of Toby Keith's "Red Solo Cup" and if you're a Giants fan, you will be laughing in the aisles on this one: (Courtesy of Beer Mug Sports)

Tony Romo – What does Kevin Ogletree do for him?

The situation in Dallas for Tony Romo has been interesting lately with all of Dez Bryant’s issues, Miles Austin at less than 100%, Jason Witten’s spleen, Laurent Robinson leaving via free agency, etc.  I had a draft just two nights ago where Romo was drafted in the 9th round. (9th!)  That is completely and totally insane, but I suppose there were some reasons why people have...

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Gobble Gobble, ******* Shirt Shows Up On ESPN At Va. Tech Game

Wait, the ‘Gobble Gobble, *******’ chick is a Va. Tech student? Looks to be 38 & a lesbian softball coach. Want to buy a Gobble Gobble shirt for your next party? Here you go. Thanks to @sesdsports for sending the screencap. In NFL news, our friend & NY Post reporter Bart Hubbuch pissed off Tony Romo with a window closing question. That window would be Jerry’s window...

Kevin Ogletree is fantasy fool’s gold

Fantasy football players are tripping over themselves rushing to the computer this morning to put in a waiver wire claim for Kevin Ogletree. I won’t be one of them as it will take a lot more than one game out of 32 to suddenly convince me that this kid is as good as his numbers.

NFL opening day records that will not be broken

The excitement of opening day can bring many different feelings to an NFL player like Dez Bryant, Tony Romo, or Morris Claiborne. For some, it is the first time they strap on a helmet and hit the battle field. This time everything counts. For others, it’s just another game and fresh start to an NFL [...]

Video: The NFL and The Boys Are Back

The NFL is back! It’s an amazing feeling to know that there will be football to watch on every Sunday, Monday and Thursday for the next 4+ months. The NFL season kicked off last night with the Dallas Cowboys traveling to East Rutherford, New Jersey to take on the defending Super Bowl Champion New York Giants and neither team disappointed. It was a thrilling game from start to finish...

Cowboys vs. Giants Preview, Series History For 2012 Season Opener

The Dallas Cowboys kick off the highly-anticipated 2012 NFL regular season on the road at MetLife Stadium against the defending Super Bowl champion New York Giants. This will be the third consecutive battle between these two teams aired in prime time (8:30pm ET) on NBC and the ninth straight season the defending champs will have hosted the season opener.  The defending champions...

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