Originally posted on 60 Max Power O  |  Last updated 11/6/12
The New York Giants defense has put the team in a position to win their last three games. During that time period, Big Blue has forced 12 turnovers, which has enabled this unit to become ranked second in the NFL in turnover ratio. However, the immense amount of turnovers the Giants have created over the past several weeks have covered up several glaring weaknesses in the defense. In fact, aside from forcing turnovers, the Giants defense just isn't very good right now. This article is not intended to diminish the importance of turnovers. A timely turnover can be the difference between winning and losing on any given Sunday. However, as the Giants begin to get into the most difficult portion of their schedule, the defense is going to have to stop somebody without banking on the opponent to make a poor decision with the football. Turnovers are nice, but they can not be the only way a defense is capable of stopping an offense. Big Blue currently allows an average of 382.3 yards per game,
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