Originally posted on NBC Connecticut  |  Last updated 10/12/11
It's funny that the biggest response to Sunday's Giants loss has come from former linebacker Antonio Pierce. If you haven't yet heard, Pierce offered some harsh words of criticism to Brandon Jacobs and Justin Tuck for not playing through their injuries, which Pierce deemed not serious because they don't require surgery, like he thinks true leaders of the team should do. That's pretty rich coming from a player who missed seven games in his final season with a neck injury that didn't require surgery and even richer from a guy who hasn't had a look at any medical information.  That cheap "analysis" makes headlines, but it doesn't do much of anything to address why the Giants actually lost the game. We can feel pretty confident about this because all of the things the Giants did wrong on Sunday were things they did wrong when Tuck and Jacobs were on the field during the the three wins leading up to the loss to the Seahawks. The only difference was that the Giants didn't wind up winnin...
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