Originally written on Pro Football Spot  |  Last updated 10/26/13
Well, the first time this year, the Giants actually are going to play with momentum on their side, which is pretty hard to believe, considering how horribly New York has looked at times. Nevertheless, the Boys in Blue are the ones entering this game on a winning streak, while the Eagles scored just three points against the Dallas Cowboys last week. Momentum favors the Empire State.Now, brace yourself for not one, not two, but three bold predictions for the New York Giants Week 8.1. The Giants rush for less than 60 yardsI have almost no confidence in the respective running abilities of Peyton Hillis and Michael Cox. Against the Vikings, Hillis looked slow. Maybe it’s just because he hadn’t been on the team for more than a week, or because he hadn’t been on any team for a while, but when a running back looks slow, that spells trouble (see: 36 yards on 18 carries). He has value as a receiver, but not rushing.Cox, a seventh-round draft choice, hasn’t shown anything yet that would believ...
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