Found January 07, 2012 on T-Rock's Take On The Giants:
It’s wild. It’s card. It’s the wild card round of the playoffs and the Giants are hosting some other NFC team I supposed in the first ever postseason game at MetLife Stadium. To be honest, there isn’t much to get all that amped up about in this matchup. Not even former Falcon Michael Boley is frothing over it. Heck, unless you went to Boston College, apparently the game will have little impact on your life.

Giants' DE Justin Tuck doesn't practice but it isn't a concern

LB Mark Herzlich has been ruled out for Sunday

Giants feel confident in defensive coordinator Perry Fewell after victory over Falcons

Also, Aaron Ross left game with concussion

Falcons vs. Giants: Eli Manning Will Continue Career Year with Playoff Win

Jeff Zelevansky/Getty ImagesBy Nicholas Goss - Bleacher Report 1/7/12

Giants Grant, Falcons' Moore hurt in 1st half

Atlanta Falcons starting safety William Moore suffered a groin injury in the first half against the New York Giants on Sunday and his return was listed as questionable. The Giants also had a safety injured when Deon Grant sustained a quad injury. His return was also listed as questionable. While not a starter, Grant plays extensively when the Giants use alignments with three safeties...

Tom Coughlin Is the Greatest Giants Strength

Justin Tuck summed up the thoughts of a lot of observers when he spoke to the media on Thursday afternoon. "We can definitely make a lot of noise in this run," Tuck said. "We’re only going to go as far as our quarterback and our defensive line take us." There's been a groundswell of belief that wins over the Jets and Cowboys have positioned the Giants for...

Won't be easy for Giants to flip the birds

THE GAME: The NFC wild-card Atlanta Falcons (10-6) vs. the NFC East champion New York Giants (9-7) at the Meadowlands, 1 p.m. on Sunday.   THE WEATHER: There was once the threat of a storm, but now it appears the conditions will be about as perfect as anyone could expect for a game in early ...

Victor Cruz Gives Giants Rare Deep Threat

Victor Cruz gives the Giants something they have rarely had: a game-breaking deep-threat receiver.

Giants return ready to attack Pack

They have not forgotten Tom Coughlin’s bright red frozen cheeks that looked as if they could be chipped off in chunks and it being so cold that the sweat in David Diehl’s hair formed icicles, and they certainly have not forgotten the victory over the Packers.

LiveBlogging – 1st Quarter: Falcons 0 Giants 0

- Giants are home favorites, which hasn’t been good luck for them this year. Still, their intensity level should be high and a letdown is not expected. - Bad start for the Giants’ offense: an incompletion and a false start on Nicks led to a three and out. On the Falcons’ first drive, Michael Turner was stuffed on two runs, and the pass rush forced an incomplete pass for a three and out.

NFL Picks for Wild Card Weekend

Let’s have some fun and do some NFL picks. I am by no means an expert so these are just some fun picks to spark debate. Atlanta vs. Giants – The Giants are a 3-point favorite. When you combine the pass rush, Eli Manning, and the fact they will be playing at MetLife Stadium, the Giants should take this game. Matt Ryan has a bad postseason resume and Michael Turner has a tendency...

Stopping the Falcons’ Running Game Key for Giants Victory

Jim MancariBGB Assistant EditorWhen we think of the Atlanta Falcons, the following playmakers automatically come to mind on the offensive side of the ball: Matty “Ice” Ryan, future Hall of Fame tight end Tony Gonzalez and big time wide receivers Roddy White and Julio Jones. The Giants secondary will have a difficult enough time trying to defend these players, but Big Blue...

Eyes on Eli can be deceiving

And we continue the parade of former players weighing in on the Giants with Michael Strahan, who spoke with Neil Best on Thursday evening and whose opinions on this current squad were covered here.

DeOssie not miffed by being overlooked at linebacker

When the Giants were spending time this season going through linebackers like paper towels, there was a lot of speculation about who could play the position and who they might bring in and all kinds of possibilities.

Falcons have playoff edge over Giants

The New York Giants are only four years removed from their last Super Bowl victory, and they have nothing on the Atlanta Falcons in terms of postseason experience. The Giants (9-7) will be the novices today when they host the Falcons (10-6) in an NFC wild-card game at MetLife Stadium.

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