Found November 03, 2011 on Giants Football Blog:
The Giants are not falling over themselves believing that the Patriots’ offense consists of QB Tom Brady and WR Wes Welker. There are plenty of capable players on that offense, including veteran Deion Branch and TEs Rob Gronkowski and Aaron Hernandez. Safety Antrel Rolle was asked about the challenge of facing Brady and Co: “I don’t know about everybody else but I love it. I love going up against the best of the best. It is a true test to see where our defense is and how we view ourselves going up against Tom Brady. It is going to be a good test.” Rolle was not buying into the fact that Welker, the NFL’s leading receiver, is always open and virtually unstoppable… “I don’t know how many passes he got this past Sunday. The Pittsburgh defense did a great job on him. He is human at the end of the day. He is a great receiver and you don’t want to take anything away from him but he is human. The game has to be played on Sunday and I will answer more questions after the game.” From Geico S...

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