Originally written on The Penalty Flag  |  Last updated 1/31/12

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - NOVEMBER 8: Eli Manning #10 of the New York Giants drops back to pass against the San Diego Chargers at Giants Stadium on November 8, 2009 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. The Chargers defeated the Giants 21-20. (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images)
After 20 weeks of highs and lows the 2011-12 NFL season comes to an end on Sunday with Super Bowl XLVI.   The 9-7 New York Giants are again the underdogs as they take on the 13-3 New England Patriots in a championship rematch from the 2007 season.  Will Tom Brady win his fourth Super Bowl or will Eli Manning silence his critics once and for all?  Who will win?  Who will lose?  Find out in this NFL Super Bowl pick and prediction. This Super Bowl pick is a battle of heart versus head.  My head says the Patriots and my heart says the Giants.  New York enters this game on a five game win streak.  On that run they’ve beaten the Jets, Cowboys, Falcons, Packers and 49ers.  Offensively, Eli Manning is on fire.  In the Giants’ three playoff games this postseason, Manning has thrown for 923 yards, eight touchdowns and one interception.  Manning has been exceptional on third downs and has three big time playmakers at wide receiver in Victor Cruz, Mario Manningham, and Hakeem Nicks.  New York’s ground game has been hit or miss all season – mostly miss, and the same has held true in the playoffs.  Ahmad Bradshaw and [...]
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