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The New York Giants issued a statement of their own to 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh on Sunday.
Maybe the rest of the NFL, too.
While questions still surround the defending Super Bowl champions, New York's 26-3 rout of the favored 49ers sent a clear message across the league.
''The statement made,'' wide receiver Victor Cruz said, ''is that we're here to stay.''
Antrel Rolle intercepted two passes by Alex Smith, Prince Amukamara picked off another and the Giants shut down San Francisco in a rematch of last season's NFC championship game. After outscoring the Bills and Jets by a combined 79-3 the last two weeks, the 49ers (4-2) met their match again.
No overtime needed this time, and not much of Eli Manning, either.
Manning threw for 193 yards and one touchdown, Ahmad Bradshaw ran for 116 yards and a score and New York (4-2) rode that dominant defense and four field goals by Lawrence Tynes to hand the outspoken Harbaugh the most lopsided l...
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While the Giants were busy preparing for their game against the 49ers last weekend, thieves were busy helping themselves to several players' belongings.
The New York Giants fans can be a rabid bunch. Obviously not everyone in New Jersey is down with Big Blue because as the team were on the far side of the country stomping out the San Francisco 49ers, a group of locals were busy breaking into player’s cars.
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New York Giants players had to be feeling good after going to San Francisco and completely dominating the 49ers 26-3. But those good feeling dissipated for some Giants players when they arrived back home to find that they’re cars had been burglarized, and in one player’s instance, even stolen.
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A nationally televised season-opening loss to the Dallas Cowboys turned off more people, and a nationally televised Sunday night setback...
It wasn’t all great for the the New York Giants over the weekend. While the team was preparing for their best game away in San Francisco, thieves broke into several players cars, stole items from them, and even made off with some of vehicles themselves. According to a report, the burglaries took place sometime early Sunday morning, [...]
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