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Giants Insider: Bennett’s best catch saves fan

Giants Insider: Bennett’s best catch saves fan

Although no one has witnessed him leaping tall buildings in a single bound, Giants tight end Martellus Bennett has declared himself on par with Superman after catching a male fan who fell from the MetLife Stadium stands following Sunday night’s romp ove
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  • Brown's injury bummer is chance for Giants' rookie

    Brown's injury bummer is chance for Giants' rookie

    nydailynews.com Nov 26, 2012
    Andre Brown's magical season likely ended on Sunday night. And that means that David Wilson’s NFL dream may yet begin. On Monday, one day after the Giants’ rousing 38-10 demolition of the Green Bay Packers, Tom Coughlin announced that Brown, who suffe
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  • NY Giants defensive line shows up for Green Bay Packers, but ha…

    NY Giants defensive line shows up for Green Bay Packers, but has been treating being defending Super Bowl champions as part-time

    nydailynews.com Nov 26, 2012
    End of the first half at MetLife Stadium on Sunday night, 24-10 for the Giants, Packers with the ball, still plenty of time left for them to score, make it a one-touchdown game knowing they were getting the ball to start the second half. A minute and ch…
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  • Lupica: Big Blue learns to live for thrill of the Chase

    Lupica: Big Blue learns to live for thrill of the Chase

    nydailynews.com Nov 26, 2012
    End of the first half at MetLife Stadium on Sunday night, 24-10 for the Giants, Packers with the ball, still plenty of time left for them to score, make it a one-touchdown game knowing they were getting the ball to start the second half. A minute and ch…
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  • Giants place Brown (leg) on reserve/injured list

    Giants place Brown (leg) on reserve/injured list

    The New York Giants placed running back Andre Brown on the injured reserve "designated to return" after Brown suffered a broken fibula on Sunday night.
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  • Breaking Down Ahmad Bradshaw's 59-Yard Screen

    Breaking Down Ahmad Bradshaw's 59-Yard Screen

    nytimes.com Nov 26, 2012
    In a big game against Green Bay, the play increased the Giants' win probability from 55 percent to 67 percent in the blink of an eye.
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  • Is This the Start of Something Good for the Giants?

    Is This the Start of Something Good for the Giants?

    Hugh Douglas, Stephen A. Smith and Skip Bayless of ESPN’s First Take debate whether the Giants are poised to start another Super Bowl run.
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  • Stats, Trends & Milestones from Giants’ Thrashing of Packers

    Stats, Trends & Milestones from Giants’ Thrashing of Packers

    giantsfootballblog.com Nov 26, 2012
    The Giants’ offense and defense both got back on track last night with the 38-10 beat-down of the Packers. In the process, they made some headlines with their plays. With a Cowboys loss and a Redskins win, the Giants own a two-game lead heading into Mon
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  • Patience Has Paid Off with Eli Manning

    Patience Has Paid Off with Eli Manning

    When the Giants traded up to get Eli Manning with the No. 1 overall pick in 2004, New York was abuzz that Peyton Manning’s younger brother would be taking snaps for Big Blue. Even if Eli never shaped up to be as good as Peyton, he was still a Manning an
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  • Leading Off: New York's Goofus and Gallant

    Leading Off: New York's Goofus and Gallant

    nytimes.com Nov 26, 2012
    The Giants are inspiring. The Jets are so tiring even a longtime fan is hanging up his hat.
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  • In home stretch, suspense reigns in NFC chase

    In home stretch, suspense reigns in NFC chase

    CNNSI.com Nov 26, 2012
    Looking for a crazy playoff race? Try the bizarro NFC, which has six teams fighting for the last spot. But huge news from Week 12 could shake everything up, Peter King writes.
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  • No false bravado for Packers after this beating

    No false bravado for Packers after this beating

    The last time the Giants manhandled the Packers, outside linebacker Clay Matthews made it worse by saying the Packers beat themselves in the playoff meeting. After last night’s demolition, there was no doubt about who did what to whom. But the Packers t
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  • Track your team's playoff chances

    Track your team's playoff chances

    ESPN.com Nov 26, 2012
    Yes, the New York Giants improved their chances of winning a second straight NFC East title with their victory over the Green Bay Packers on Sunday night. But how much? And what kinds of things have to happen in their games and the division's other game…
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  • Giants 38, Packers 10: The Trials and Tribulations of Corey Web…

    Giants 38, Packers 10: The Trials and Tribulations of Corey Webster

    giantsfootballblog.com Nov 26, 2012
    It took a little sense of urgency, but the Giants’ defense was resurrected Sunday night against the surging Packers. The D got a boost from the return of Kenny Phillips, who along with Stevie Brown could play center field, while Antrel Rolle added some
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  • Giants Realize Sense of Urgency and Whack Pack

    Giants Realize Sense of Urgency and Whack Pack

    giantsfootballblog.com Nov 26, 2012
    from Jon Wagner SNYGiants columnist When the New York Giants aren’t going right, it often takes being faced with as tough a challenge as the Giants can face to bring out the best in them. And, perhaps some added incentive from a participant in the Make-
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  • Sleeping Giants Awaken For Stretch Run

    Sleeping Giants Awaken For Stretch Run

    giantsfootballblog.com Nov 26, 2012
    When the Giants put it all together, the football world gets a quick reminder of how they won two Super Bowl trophies the past five years. They can be scary when the pass rush is percolating and the offense is humming. Downright scary. Ask the Packers, …
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  • New York Giants News and Headlines for Nov 26

    New York Giants News and Headlines for Nov 26

    giantsfootballblog.com Nov 26, 2012
    The Giants walloped the Packers again last night, this time taking it to them at the most opportune time. The Giants needed a win and they didn’t care who was in their way. The result: a four-TD win over red-hot Green Bay. Here’s some links……  
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  • Giants Surprise Packers, America With Convincing Victory

    Giants Surprise Packers, America With Convincing Victory

    giantsfootballblog.com Nov 26, 2012
    Even though the oddsmakers made the Giants a small favorite in last night’s game, around 65% of the action was still flowing the Packers’ way. The Giants were slumping and Green Bay was soaring. After the game was over, the roles had been reversed. ES
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  • Don Banks: Giants serve notice to league with pressure-packed w…

    Don Banks: Giants serve notice to league with pressure-packed win over Packers

    CNNSI.com Nov 26, 2012
    EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- Sometimes I think Tom Coughlin's Giants team should come with a disclaimer label attached: "For best results, apply pressure.''
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  • Eli Manning proves NY Giants can't live without him by outplayi…

    Eli Manning proves NY Giants can't live without him by outplaying Packers' Aaron Rodgers and breaking slump

    nydailynews.com ESPN.com Nov 26, 2012
    Eli Manning put the E-l-I back into elite by completely outplaying Aaron Rodgers, allowing the Giants to take a deep breath knowing that their slumping quarterback had broken out of his slump and ending for now the hysteria about another second-half col…
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  • Motivated Giants still the East's beasts

    Motivated Giants still the East's beasts

    ESPN.com Nov 26, 2012
    EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- There was much hand-wringing in these parts the past several weeks about the way the New York Giants were slogging their way through another November. There was fresh enthusiasm in Dallas and Washington about the idea of the def…
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  • About Last Thanksgiving Break: A Giant Effort

    About Last Thanksgiving Break: A Giant Effort

    grantland.com Nov 26, 2012
    In case you were out living a life of leisure, here's what you missed in sports over the weekend. Eli Manning threw for 249 yards and three touchdow...
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  • Video - NFL32OT: Will 49ers Stick With Kaepernick? 02:49

    NFL32OT: Will 49ers Stick With Kaepernick?

    Nov 26
    Episode 224: Wendi Nix and Tim Hasselbeck discuss the 49ers decision to start Colin Kaepernick. Giants punter Steve Weatherford breaks down the development of Eli Manning. The NFL32 crew discuss the AFC Playoff race.
  • Video - Martellus Bennett's Postgame Catch 00:49

    Martellus Bennett's Postgame Catch

    Nov 26
    Giants TE Martellus Bennett caught a man who was falling over railing after the Giants' win over the Packers.
  • Video - Giants Poised For Super Bowl Run? 05:42

    Giants Poised For Super Bowl Run?

    Nov 26
    Hugh Douglas, Stephen A. Smith and Skip Bayless debate whether the Giants are poised to start another Super Bowl run.
  • Video - Eli Manning's early groove carries Giants 01:07

    Eli Manning's early groove carries Giants

    Nov 26
    "NFL AM" analyst Brian Baldinger breaks down how the New York Giants were able to get going early against the Green Bay Packers behind the arm of quarterback Eli Manning.

Sports Columnists

  • Peter King: As we hit home stretch, suspense reigns in NFC playoff chase

    Nov 26
    Prelude to a diss: In the last 52 weeks, the Packers have met the Giants three times. Green Bay has allowed 35, 37 and 38 points, and an average of 419 yards a game, and nine Eli Manning touchdown passes. Time for defensive coordinator Dom Capers to fig…
  • Don Banks: Giants serve notice to league with pressure-packed win over Pac…

    Nov 26
    EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- Sometimes I think Tom Coughlin's Giants team should come with a disclaimer label attached: "For best results, apply pressure.''