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Don Banks: Giants in the midst of another stagnant second half;…

Don Banks: Giants in the midst of another stagnant second half; more Snaps

CNNSI.com Updated Nov 11, 2012
The Giants know how to get themselves out of their November slumps, and they'll have to do it again this year, says Don Banks, who goes around the league in his Snap Judgments.
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  • Four Downs Revisited

    Four Downs Revisited

    cincinnati.com Nov 11, 2012
    Joe Reedy revisits his pre-game keys to a Bengals' win against the Giants after Sunday's 31-13 win at Paul Brown Stadium.
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  • Rams and 49ers finish a bizarre tie game

    Rams and 49ers finish a bizarre tie game

    profootballtalk.com Nov 11, 2012
    Donovan McNabb wants to know where everyone’s going. The Rams and 49ers just tripped across each other repeatedly in overtime, finishing in a 24-24 tie. It’s the first tie in the NFL since McNabb and the Eagles drew with the Bengals on Nov. 16, 2008.
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  • Quarter-by-quarter recap

    Quarter-by-quarter recap

    cincinnati.com Nov 11, 2012
    Joe Reedy takes a look at the key play, key stat and notes from each quarter of the Bengals' 31-13 win against the Giants.
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  • Giants-Bengals Postgame Quotes

    Giants-Bengals Postgame Quotes

    bengals.com Nov 11, 2012
    VS. POSTGAME QUOTESNOVEMBER 11, 2012 BENGALS COACH MARVIN LEWIS Opening statement:“We did some things that we had been lacking over recent weeks. We made plays at critical moments. The c...
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  • Searching for Answers

    Searching for Answers

    nytimes.com Nov 11, 2012
    A capsule look at the Giants' 31-13 loss to the Bengals.
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  • 'Playoffs start today'

    'Playoffs start today'

    bengals.com Nov 11, 2012
    Robert Geathers A week after challenging his quarterback and middle linebacker, Bengals head coach Marvin Lewis challenged his offensive and defensive lines and everyone answered the bell in a 31-1...
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  • Bill Belichick Cares Not For Your Lousy Officiating: Your Sunda…

    Bill Belichick Cares Not For Your Lousy Officiating: Your Sunday NFL GIF Roundup

    deadspin.com Nov 11, 2012
    We'll be putting all our GIFs for the day here, from Bill Belichick emphatically challenging the officials to A.J. Green exploiting New York's defensive holes. We'll update the post as the later games conclude, so stay tuned. More »
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  • Eli Manning doesn’t think he has a tired arm

    Eli Manning doesn’t think he has a tired arm

    profootballtalk.com Nov 11, 2012
    As people around the league tried to figure out why the fire has gone out of the Giants’ passing game over the last month, one suggestion offered up by Greg Cosell of NFL Films was that Manning is dealing with a tired arm. Manning had another dreadful d
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  • Wrap-up: Bengals 31, Giants 13

    Wrap-up: Bengals 31, Giants 13

    My thoughts on the Cincinnati Bengals' 31-13 victory over the New York Giants at Paul Brown Stadium: What it means: In their first win over a team with a winning record in more than a year, the Bengals (4-5) ended their four-game losing streak and keep …
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  • Giants' Hixon, Sash sidelined with ankle injuries

    Giants' Hixon, Sash sidelined with ankle injuries

    ESPN.com Nov 11, 2012
    The Giants lost wide receiver Domenik Hixon and backup safety Tyler Sash for the remainder of Sunday's game against the Cincinnati Bengals due to injuries.
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  • Giants offensive struggles continue, Bengals lead 17-6

    Giants offensive struggles continue, Bengals lead 17-6

    profootballtalk.com Nov 11, 2012
    Anyone expecting an instant fix for the Giants’ recent offensive woes was left disappointed by their play in the first half against the Bengals. The Giants failed to convert their first four third downs and couldn’t get a touchdown on either of their
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  • A.J. Green finds hole in Giants defense right away

    A.J. Green finds hole in Giants defense right away

    profootballtalk.com Nov 11, 2012
    Earlier this week, Bengals wide receiver A.J. Green said that there were “a lot of holes” in the Giants defense. The Giants took some umbrage at that suggestion, but they didn’t seem to close all of the holes that Green picked up on film. The Bengal
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  • Bengals jump on Giants early

    Bengals jump on Giants early

    bengals.com Nov 11, 2012
    A.J. Green's only mistake was agreeing with New York talkmaster Boomer Esiason that the Giants has "plenty of holes." On the fifth play of Sunday's game at Paul Brown Stadium Green proved it when h...
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  • Mays, Robinson start; Nelson out; Sims active

    Mays, Robinson start; Nelson out; Sims active

    bengals.com Nov 11, 2012
    With Chris Crocker now back to playing the snaps of a starter at safety, the Bengals opted to give Taylor Mays his third start and first opposite Crocker on Sunday at Paul Brown Stadium against the...
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  • Reggie Nelson inactive for Bengals

    Reggie Nelson inactive for Bengals

    ESPN.com Nov 11, 2012
    Bengals safety Reggie Nelson is inactive Sunday against the Giants, the team announced. Nelson was considered doubtful with a hamstring injury. This ends Nelson's streak of 27 straight starts. He will be replaced by Taylor Mays in the starting lineup. W…
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  • Sanders appeal will be handled by Shell or Cottrell

    Sanders appeal will be handled by Shell or Cottrell

    profootballtalk.com Nov 11, 2012
    Steelers receiver Emmanuel Sanders, who has been accused of faking an injury three weeks ago against the Bengals, will file a very real appeal. A source with knowledge of the situation tells PFT that the appeal will be handled by Ted Cottrell or Art She…
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  • Video - Sunday Blitz: Giants-Bengals Recap 01:33

    Sunday Blitz: Giants-Bengals Recap

    Nov 11
    Prim Siripipat and Cris Carter break down the Bengals' 31-13 win over the Giants.
  • Video - Bengals Stun Giants, 31-13 00:32

    Bengals Stun Giants, 31-13

    Nov 11
    Andy Dalton threw four touchdown passes in the Bengals' 31-13 win over the Giants.
  • Video - Cincinnati Bengals postgame press conference 01:41

    Cincinnati Bengals postgame press conference

    Nov 11
    Bengals react following game with Giants
  • Video - New York Giants vs. Cincinnati Bengals highlights 03:15

    New York Giants vs. Cincinnati Bengals highlights

    Nov 11
    Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Andy Dalton threw a career-high four touchdown passes -- each to a different receiver --and the Bengals ended their four-game losing streak by beating the New York Giants 31-13 on Sunday.

Sports Columnists

  • Don Banks: Giants in the midst of another stagnant second half; more Snaps

    Nov 11
    CHICAGO -- Musings, observations and the occasional insight on Week 10 in the NFL, from a wind-swept Soldier Field...
  • Week 10 review: John Clayton's Last Call

    Nov 11
    In a week of surprises, the Rams-49ers tie tops them all, writes John Clayton.