Found January 07, 2012 on Big Giants Boom:
Shale BriskinBGB ContributorThe NFC East Champion New York Giants face off against the Atlanta Falcons during the NFL Wild Card Weekend on Sunday (January 8) afternoon at MetLife Stadium. This is the first postseason appearance in three seasons for the Giants.The last time the Giants played in a postseason game occurred against the Eagles in the 2008 postseason and the Giants lost that game 23-11. With this being said, Tom Coughlin, Eli Manning and company would very much like to win another Super Bowl in the near future, and if all goes well, this could be that season.The last time the Giants faced off against the Falcons was in November of 2009 when the Giants defeated the Falcons 34-31 in overtime. Eli Manning threw for 384 yards and three touchdowns that game and will look to attain similar results tomorrow.Unlike certain portions of the regular season, the Giants will have just about everyone healthy and ready to go for the postseason, with the lone notable exception being back...

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