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Struggling Saints will not be a Brees for Giants

Struggling Saints will not be a Brees for Giants

If the Giants were hoping to catch any sort of a break against a struggling New Orleans Saints team on Sunday, Drew Brees made it clear they can forget it. He’s coming off an ugly five-interception performance last Thursday night and he’ll have had mo
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  • Locklear to IR; Capers Activated

    Locklear to IR; Capers Activated

    The Giants placed OL Sean Locklear (knee) on IR today and replaced him on the roster with OT Selvish Capers. OL Paul Fenaroli, a product of Stony Brook, will take Capers spot on the practice squad. Giants placed Locklear on IR today. Selvish Capers sign…
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  • Giants-Saints Wednesday Practice/Injury Report

    Giants-Saints Wednesday Practice/Injury Report

    Below is today’s practice/injury report for the Giants and New Orleans Saints, who will meet this Sunday afternoon at MetLife Stadium. Giants Out: T Sean Locklear (Knee) Did Not Participate in Practice: TE Travis Beckum (Knee), RB Ahmad Bradshaw (Foot),
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  • Yet again, defense will decide it for Dallas

    Yet again, defense will decide it for Dallas

    ESPN.com Dec 5, 2012
    Last year, when the Dallas Cowboys finished 1-4 and lost the NFC East to the New York Giants, blame fell on the defense. They couldn't stop anybody. They blew fourth-quarter leads in key games against the Cardinals and Giants. Opposing fullbacks hurdled…
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  • Saints’ DC Steve Spagnuolo on Eli Manning

    Saints’ DC Steve Spagnuolo on Eli Manning

    You described it, he’s elite. There aren’t many that are elite, he’s one of them. He’s another one of those guys, and they do a great job there coaching. They’ve been in that system together, those coaches and that quarterback, for a long time n
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  • Victor Cruz Reflects on Redskins Game

    Victor Cruz Reflects on Redskins Game

    Victor Cruz discusses the Giants’ loss to the Redskins at a charity event on Tuesday afternoon. Sorry, this video could not be loaded…
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  • Rolle: Giants need to bring out a little more “dog”

    Rolle: Giants need to bring out a little more “dog”

    profootballtalk.com Dec 5, 2012
    The Giants were effusive of their praise of Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III in the days leading up to their game, a little too much so for Antrel Rolle’s tastes. During his weekly appearance on WFAN, Rolle said he had to tell some teammates it w
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  • Breakfast links: Do Giants have to win out?

    Breakfast links: Do Giants have to win out?

    ESPN.com Dec 5, 2012
    And a good morning to you all, and thanks for joining us here on the NFC East blog. It is Wednesday, which means All-Division Team, fresh injury reports and a general resetting of our attention toward the week ahead. We start, as ever, with the links. N…
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  • Listen: Eli Manning Talks Giants-Redskins on The FAN

    Listen: Eli Manning Talks Giants-Redskins on The FAN

    Giants’ QB Eli Manning appeared on WFAN Tuesday afternoon with Mike Francesa. “We’ve got to score more touchdowns, we’ve got to score more points,” Manning told Francesa in his weekly spot. “It can be frustrating because you feel like you play
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  • New York Giants News and Links for Dec 5

    New York Giants News and Links for Dec 5

    The Giants have to put Monday night’s hiccup in Washington behind them fast because the New Orleans Saints are coming into MetLife this Sunday. It will be difficult to do, but if they want to make some headway towards the postseason they better get seri
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  • NY Giants struggling in year after winning Super Bowl is nothin…

    NY Giants struggling in year after winning Super Bowl is nothing new, going back to before Plaxico Burress shooting incident

    nydailynews.com Dec 5, 2012
    The Giants have never worn their Super Bowl rings well. It has always been something. In 1987, it was the players’ strike and three straight losses by an almost comical replacement team. No playoffs. In ’91, Ray Handley was the convenient scapegoat. N
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  • Video - NFL32OT: Ravens Defense Looks For Boost 03:07

    NFL32OT: Ravens Defense Looks For Boost

    Dec 5
    Episode 231: Wendi Nix and Chris Mortensen discuss the impact on Ray Lewis' return to the Ravens defense. Tim Hasselbeck breaks down why Eli Manning is set to be in the Hall of Fame. The NFL32 crew discuss which team in the NFC will make the playoffs
  • Video - Countdown Daily AccuScore: NO-NYG 00:53

    Countdown Daily AccuScore: NO-NYG

    Dec 5
    Prim Siripipat goes inside the numbers for the Saints-Giants