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Without tandem of Drew Brees and Sean Payton, New Orleans Saints struggling, and NY Giants need to take advantageUpdated Dec 8, 2012 Share Tweet
Roger Goodell handed Saints ”‰the ”‰NFL version of the death penalty when he suspended Sean Payton for the entire season in the BountyGate scandal, leaving Drew Brees to get through the season without his friend, mentor and play caller.
Share TweetThe New York Football Giants will return home to face the New Orleans Saints in what appears to be a must win game. Here are the matchups to watch: DE Jason Pierre-Paul vs LT Jermon Bushrod If the Giants want any chance at stopping Saints QB Drew Brees…Source: giantsgab.comShare TweetTrying to reach Drew Brees, a traditional drop-back passer, will be a welcome change for the Giants after dealing with the speedy Robert Griffin III, but the pressure must increase.
Jacquian Returning In Time to Speed Things UpUpdated Dec 8, 2012 Share TweetIf the Giants’ defense and special teams seem a little bit slower these days, don’t fret. There’s nothing wrong with your eyesight. That’s probably because LB Jacquain Williams has been out since Week Seven with a hamstring injury. He is the GiantShare TweetIRVING, Texas (AP) -- Dallas Cowboys defensive lineman Josh Brent is facing an intoxication manslaughter charge after a one-vehicle accident that killed linebacker Jerry Brown, a member of the team's practice squad.Source: CNNSI.comShare TweetThe Giants have caught a break and the Saints have been dealt a blow with an unexpected addition to the injury report for Sunday’s game. The Saints announced on Saturday that running back Chris Ivory, who hadn’t been mentioned on this week’s injurySource: profootballtalk.com
New York Giants Saturday LinksUpdated Dec 8, 2012 Share TweetSlow and wet weekend is upon us. Not exactly football weather, but what choice do we have….here’s the news:
SNYGiants Video Corner for SaturdayUpdated Dec 8, 2012 Share TweetLoud Mouths discuss the Giants’ big upcoming game against the Saints. Sorry, this video could not be loaded… Kevin Youkilis talks about free agency, Rex Ryan on the Jets’ quarterback play and his own future, and Chase Blackburn on facing the Saints.Share TweetTiki Barber, one of the Giants' great players, inhabits a kind of purgatory among the team's fans. Is it time to welcome him back into the fold?Source: nytimes.com