Originally written on Football Nation  |  Last updated 11/6/14
This Sunday, the 1-0 Tampa Bay Buccaneers will travel to East Rutherford to take on the 0-1 New York Giants.This article examines my three bold predictions for this weekend's matchup.TB: Doug Martin will rush for 150 or more yardsIn Week 1, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers rushed the ball for 130 yards on 36 attempts with rookie running back Doug Martin rushing for 95 yards on 24 attempts.In Week 1, the New York Giants' defense allowed 143 rushing yards to the Dallas Cowboys with 131 yards being gained by DeMarco Murray on 20 attempts.Rookie head coach Greg Schiano seems to like using the running game as a prominent part of the offense, and with quarterback Josh Freeman doing okay but not great in Week 1, expect lots of touches for Martin in Week 2. If New York's defense does not play better than it did in Week 1, expect Martin to have his first 150-yard rushing game.NYG: Eli Manning will throw for lots of yardsIn Week 1 New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning threw for 213 yards and a touc...
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