Originally posted on Football Nation  |  Last updated 10/13/12
New York Giants @ San Francisco 49ersIn what should be the game of the week the New York Giants travel to San Francisco to take on the 49ers. Two of the top teams in the NFC the Giants and the Niners played in the NFC championship game last year.New York Giants (3-2): Eli Manning has looked great after a stellar 2011 postseason as has picked up right where he left off. Eli has become a must start every week.Ahmad Bradshaw busted out last week and rushed for a career high 200-yards. But the match up this week is brutal as the Niners are always tough against the run.Hakeem Nicks has practiced all week but is listed as questionable after missing the last two weeks with knee and ankle problems.Victor Cruz has been dominant this season and had three touchdowns last week. Cruz has been targeted heavily and has the trust of Eli Manning.Dominic Hixon has become a popular waiver-wire add and if Nicks ends up being a no-go then Hixon could make for a decent start this week.Martellus Bennett h...
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