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Coughlin wants Giants to finish on high note

Coughlin wants Giants to finish on high note

Tom Coughlin has been searching for weeks for something to spark his struggling team, to remind his players how to play like the champions they used to be. Now, with time running out, he reminded them they still have something important to play for.
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  • Giants Insider: Boley's time gone in a snap

    Giants Insider: Boley's time gone in a snap

    nydailynews.com Dec 26, 2012
    For years, Michael Boley has been a mainstay on the Giants’ defense, one of their most reliable linebackers. But on Sunday, he saw a steep decrease in snaps.
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  • Myers: If Giants win Sunday, they could become Redskin fans

    Myers: If Giants win Sunday, they could become Redskin fans

    The Giants messed up their season so badly the last two weeks after first controlling their own destiny in the NFC East, then controlling their own destiny in the wild-card race.
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  • Giants will send three to Pro Bowl if not in Super Bowl

    Giants will send three to Pro Bowl if not in Super Bowl

    nydailynews.com Dec 26, 2012
    Victor Cruz’s storybook career added a new chapter on Wednesday when he became the second Giants receiver in four years to earn a spot in the Pro Bowl. And he won’t be going alone.
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  • 2013 Pro Bowl: JPP, Snee and Cruz Going to Hawaii

    2013 Pro Bowl: JPP, Snee and Cruz Going to Hawaii

    giantsfootballblog.com Dec 26, 2012
    Giants’ DE Jason Pierre-Paul, WR Victor Cruz and G Chris Snee have been named to the NFC Pro Bowl roster. It is the fourth time Snee has been selected and the first time for Cruz. JPP was selected to the game for the second consecutive season. He did no
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  • Peyton Manning, Peterson returning to Pro Bowl

    Peyton Manning, Peterson returning to Pro Bowl

    CNNSI.com Dec 26, 2012
    NEW YORK (AP) -- Sensational comebacks have Peyton Manning and Adrian Peterson headed for the Pro Bowl.
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  • Travis Beckum Placed on IR

    Travis Beckum Placed on IR

    giantsfootballblog.com Dec 26, 2012
    From Ohm Youngmisuk of ESPN New York: Tight end Travis Beckum was placed on injured reserve on Wednesday with a knee injury. Beckum injured his knee in practice last Friday, according to the Giants. The team signed defensive back Terrence Frederick of
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  • Cruz Should Be Getting Pro Bowl Call

    Cruz Should Be Getting Pro Bowl Call

    giantsfootballblog.com Dec 26, 2012
    Giants’ WR Victor Cruz led all NFC wide receivers in the Pro Bowl voting this year and if common sense holds true, should be on the NFC roster when it is announced early tonight. Last year, Cruz was named a second-team All Pro at WR, but did not attend
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  • Martellus Bennett wants to stay with Giants, preferably with hi…

    Martellus Bennett wants to stay with Giants, preferably with his brother there too

    profootballtalk.com Dec 26, 2012
    Earlier on Wednesday, we shared Broncos linebacker Von Miller’s hopes of playing on the same defense with Marcell Dareus and Aldon Smith in a group Miller compared to the Miami Heat’s trio of LeBron James, Chris Bosh and Dwyane Wade. Miller’s not th
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  • Do the Eagles Have a Chance Against the Giants?

    Do the Eagles Have a Chance Against the Giants?

    giantsfootballblog.com Dec 26, 2012
    The Giants are 7 1/2 point favorites over the Philadelphia Eagles this Sunday, a sign that not many seem to care that Philly owns the Giants and the Giants have fallen flat on their faces the past two weeks. ESPN’s Chris Mannix, Cedric Ceballos and Chri
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  • Eli Manning Optimistic about Final Game

    Eli Manning Optimistic about Final Game

    giantsfootballblog.com Dec 26, 2012
    Heading into Week 17, the Giants are technically still alive in the playoff race. However, it’s going to take a miracle and plenty of help for Big Blue to reach the postseason. Eli Manning is aware of what his team must do to keep hope alive. It starts
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  • Eagles officially end Foles' year with broken hand

    Eagles officially end Foles' year with broken hand

    CNNSI.com Dec 26, 2012
    PHILADELPHIA (AP) - The Philadelphia Eagles have placed quarterback Nick Foles on injured reserve and signed defensive tackle Antonio Dixon to a two-year contract.
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  • Should they stay or should they go now? Giants need to evaluate…

    Should they stay or should they go now? Giants need to evaluate defense

    giantsfootballblog.com Dec 26, 2012
    Earlier today, the New York Daily News the Giants need to make decisions about this offseason. On the defensive side of the ball, there a couple of household names in question. Among them: defensive tackle Rocky Bernard, linebacker Chase Blackburn, safe
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  • Giants Will Fall One Win Short — Again — Thanks to Philly

    Giants Will Fall One Win Short — Again — Thanks to Philly

    giantsfootballblog.com Dec 26, 2012
    Back to work for the sagging Giants today. They have one game left: a face-saver against their toughest rival, Philadelphia. The Eagles have been a dumpster fire all year, winning only four games. One of those wins came against the Giants (of course it …
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  • Giants have some big decisions this offseason

    Giants have some big decisions this offseason

    profootballtalk.com Dec 26, 2012
    While “wholesale changes” as pending free agent defensive end Osi Umenyiora suggested aren’t consistent with the Giants’ style, there are a number of big decisions general manager Jerry Reese is going to have to make. Ralph Vacchiano of the New Yo
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  • Video - Countdown Daily AccuScore: PHI-NYG 00:52

    Countdown Daily AccuScore: PHI-NYG

    Dec 26
    Cary Chow goes inside the numbers for the Eagles-Giants
  • Video - Countdown Daily Prediction: Eagles-Giants 01:07

    Countdown Daily Prediction: Eagles-Giants

    Dec 26
    The NFL Live crew makes their picks for Philadelphia at the New York Giants
  • Video - Can The Eagles Beat The Giants? 02:58

    Can The Eagles Beat The Giants?

    Dec 26
    Chris Mannix, Cedric Ceballos and Christian Fauria discuss the Eagles' chances of beating the Giants on Sunday.

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