Originally posted on NBC Connecticut  |  Last updated 11/30/11
Whenever the Giants ignore a glaring need early in the draft to select a player who can get after the quarterback, the refrain from the team is the same. "You can never have enough pass rushers." When things are working the right way, that motto is one that makes Jerry Reese look very smart. His inability to turn up enough good linebackers and defensive backs gets hidden because mediocre offenses can't survive long enough to exploit those weaknesses. In the last three weeks, we've seen what happens when that pass rush doesn't dominate the opposition. When you give them time, quarterbacks, whether they are as good as Drew Brees or as shaky as Alex Smith, will pick this defense apart all day because there simply aren't enough playmakers lined up behind them. Perry Fewell has gotten heavily criticized for the performance of his defense the last three weeks and he certainly deserves a heavy dose of the blame. Doing the same thing over and over again is going to bring the same results over and
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