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A week of exhaustive coverage and celebrity sightings cant camouflage the fact that an old-fashioned football game is likely to break out and overshadow all the super hype leading up Super Bowl XLVI.
The Giants and Patriots share many qualities, and pure football values are one of them.
The franchises are the gold standard of the NFL the Giants for their rich history and three Super Bowl championships in the last quarter century, and the Patriots for dominating the last decade.
As is often the case, there are more questions than answers going into Sundays game at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis.
The answers will come on the field and, in the case of injured Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski, in the training room leading up to and during game day.
As the betting line indicates the Patriots are favored by 3 points there isnt much that separates the two teams.
If the game follows form, Super Bowl XLVI is likely to fall in line with recent championship games as another close...
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Patriots tight end's injured ankle has been monitored heavily this week
New York Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul isn’t too worried about being able to rattle Patriots quarterback Tom Brady this coming Sunday.
“Anybody can be rattled,” said Pierre-Paul. “Tom Brady is a great quarterback, but at the end of the day he’s just a quarterback. It’s not like he’s God.”
Pierre-Paul is right, the past couple of meetings between the Giants...
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- Rob Gronkowski is practicing again with the New England Patriots.
After a shaky start to his career, Giants QB Eli Manning appears to be in his prime and on the verge of earning elite status — if he hasn't already.
You would be hard-pressed to find a quarterback playing better clutch football than Eli Manning has played during the Giants' surge to the Super Bowl.
For only the fifth time in Super Bowl history, we will see a rematch of a previous Super Bowl when the New York Giants and New England Patriots collide in Super Bowl XLVI in Indianapolis on Sunday.
But, what to expect in perhaps the most-anticipated of all the previous Super Bowl matchups?”
For starters, despite the obvious storyline of how well Tom Brady may or may not fare against...