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The New York Giants gave the San Francisco 49ers another reason to simmer.
Antrel Rolle intercepted two passes by Alex Smith, Prince Amukamara picked off another and the Giants shut down San Francisco in a 26-3 victory over the 49ers on Sunday 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 with Eli Manning and New York's top team. No overtime needed this time, and not much of 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 a dominant defense and four fields by Lawrence Tynes to hand outspoken 49ers coach Jim Harbaugh the most lopsided loss of his tenure.
What a San Francisco treat.
The Giants grinded out a 20-17 overtime win at rain-soaked Candlestick Park on Jan. 22, capitalizing on two fumbles by fill-in returner Kyle Williams en route to another Super Bowl title over ...
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New York Giants tight end Travis Beckum is eligible to come off the PUP list this week and begin practicing. Head coach Tom Coughlin indicated on Monday that Beckum’s knee isn’t ready to go.Beckum suffered a torn ACL in the Super Bowl last season, so it’s no surprise that he isn’t ready yet.
Tom Coughlin came into the week proclaiming that no one believed the Giants could beat the 49ers, not giving his team any chance of winning in San Francisco against the team many considered the best in the NFL. Someone forgot to tell Coughlin, his staff and players because the Giants decimated the 49ers in their own house to the tune of a 26-3 whooping. The Giants had not played...
The San Francisco 49ers and New York Giants square off once again this Sunday at Candlestick Park. And while most 49ers fans have their take on what to expect, there is always an element of the unknown when it comes to these high profile games. We know the Giants are playing well right now, we know that they are coming off a dominating win versus the Cleveland Browns, we know that...
Well all it took was some alcohol and a blow out loss for the home team for a brawl to break out after last night’s Giants-49ers game. Check it out below.Thanks to Black Sports Online for the video
Antrel Rolle and the New York Giants studied Alex Smith so much they practically knew what was coming. But nobody much saw this rout coming in a rematch of January’s tightly-contested NFC Championship Game.
According to Ohm Youngmisuk of ESPN.com, Giants receiver Hakeem Nicks is traveling with the team to San Francisco.Fantasy Spin:Nicks is still a game-time decision for late Sunday afternoon's game against the 49ers but at least this leaves open the chance that he'll be available. Go ahead and start Nicks, especially if you have one of New York's other receivers on your...
SAN FRANCISCO -- The New York Giants had to work overtime to beat the San Francisco 49ers 20-17 in the NFC Championship Game last season. In the rematch Sunday at Candlestick Park, the defending Super Bowl champion Giants took care of business early, handing the 49ers a convincing 26-3 defeat in a battle of NFC heavyweights. The Giants intercepted 49ers quarterback Alex Smith...
After Sunday’s loss to the Giants, 49ers safety Donte Whitner suggested that they were too caught up in redeeming themselves after losing last year’s NFC title game, instead of being focused on the task at hand.We “possibly got too high,” Whitner said, per the San Francisco Chronicle. “A lot of people talking about redemption and this and that. Really, it’s Game 6 of...
The San Francisco 49ers drop their record to 4-2 after being dealt a healthy dose of reality in a painfully lopsided loss to the New York Giants in week six 26-3. The Giants came into Candlestick Park on Sunday and handed the 49ers their worst loss since Jim Harbaugh took over as head coach. A night that saw the 49ers squander away numerous opportunities to the advantageous Giants...
Despite being the defending Super Bowl champions, the New York Giants have managed to fly under the radar most of the season.
In the preseason, they were overshadowed in their own area by Tim Tebow and the quarterback hoopla with the New York Jets.
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, [...]
New York Giants @ San Francisco 49ersIn what should be the game of the week the New York Giants travel to San Francisco to take on the 49ers. Two of the top teams in the NFC the Giants and the Niners played in the NFC championship game last year.New York Giants (3-2): Eli Manning has looked great after a stellar 2011 postseason as has picked up right where he left off. Eli has become...
Jim Harbaugh didn't spend any time wallowing Monday after the most lopsided loss in his two seasons as coach of the San Francisco 49ers.
He has only three days to prepare his team for Thursday's key NFC West game against Seattle, and he might have to do it without the services of Pro Bowl offensive tackle Joe Staley.
Staley is visiting a neurologist after suffering a concussion...
Alex Smith, Carlos Rogers and Kyle Williams acknowledge what some of their other San Francisco teammates might not: Sunday’s rematch with the New York Giants absolutely means a little more to the 49ers.