Found September 03, 2013 on Football Nation:
I have lived in New England for almost my entire life as my parents moved my family from Northern New Jersey to the suburbs of Boston, Massachusetts when I was three years old. I no longer live in the "Bay State", but I still live in New England which would explain why when I talk to people about what football team that I root for, I get that quizzical look after giving my answer.  The “look” is accompanied by the inevitable question: “How did you end up rooting for the Giants growing up in Boston?”  Well, funny you should ask.My father was born in New York City and lived there until he was eight years old when his family then moved to Northern New Jersey.  My father fell in love with football while watching Frank Gifford help the Giants win the 1956 NFL Championship (much like how I watched LT on the 1986 squad).  It has been said that “the opposite of love is not hate, but indifference” and it is with this in mind that I say my father has always loved the Giants as nothi...
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