Originally written on The Penalty Flag  |  Last updated 10/24/14
  Go ahead and laugh but the New York Giants are going to the Super Bowl and remember where you heard it first. The Giants began their 2011 regular season decimated with injuries.  Their running game never got on track and without a doubt they played one of the toughest schedules in the league.  Under those circumstances, most teams would have eventually folded and turned their focus towards hopes of a more favorable season next year.  Yet here the Giants are; 9-7, winners of the NFC East, and ready to once again catch lightning in a bottle as they attempt to make another Super Bowl run.  If the Giants should get hot this postseason and run the table as they did following the 2007 season, in all likelihood after the wild card round they will face the Green Bay Packers in the NFC Divisional round and then either the San Francisco 49ers or the New Orleans Saints in the NFC Championship.  Can the Giants overcome such opposing forces and get to the big game?  You better believe it, however, first things first. For New York to move on to the divisional round they have to beat the Atlanta Falcons this [...]
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