Found November 07, 2013 on The Giant Exiles:
The Raiders are going down this Sunday. Even though my roommate disagrees. In fact, probably because my roommate disagrees. He knows close to nothing about football. But you know who does? The bookies in Vegas. They are giving the Giants 7 points against Oakland. Do they know something we don't? Of course not. Because every Giants fan knows we can crush this Raiders team. Biases aside, we match up very well against them. Look at their secondary, for instance. It's been dreadful this season. Last week they allowed Nick Foles to match a league record--passing for 7 TDs without one interception. It takes a particularly horrendous crop of cornerbacks to make Nick Foles look like Peyton Manning. Nick Foles. Even his name sounds like a joke. Can Eli match those numbers? Most likely not. But expect him to have his most impressive aerial outing of 2013. Not saying much, I know. Still, expect Easy E to show some regained composure in the pocket and rack up some serious ya...
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