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Browns at Giants: Matchup to Watchnytimes.com Updated Oct 6, 2012This game could be an especially ripe opportunity for Eli Manning. Cleveland's defense is yielding an average of 286 passing yards a gameUpvote Share Tweetnydailynews.com Updated Oct 6, 2012The Browns have won just 18 games since 2008 but three of those have been upsets against the defending Super Bowl champs, including the Giants in 2008. They may be winless but they keep showing improvement every weekUpvote Share TweetPresumably, he’ll be wearing his Giants hat. After showing his support in a possibly expensive way, 49ers quarterback Alex Smith will throw out the first pitch tonight when the San Francisco Giants open the playoffs tonight against the Cincinnati Reds,Upvote Share TweetThe NFL season is 1/4 over and the Giants have registered a 2-2 record. As Tom Coughlin said in so many words, it is what it is… “It’s 2-2 to me,” the coach said when asked if the Giants were a good 2-2 or a bad 2-2. “I mean, I don’t know whetUpvote Share Tweet
Jerry Jones: Cowboys are not dismayed by a 2-2 startAfter an ugly loss to the Bears on Monday night dropped the Cowboys to 2-2, owner Jerry Jones is trying to stay upbeat. Jones said Friday on 105.3 The Fan that while he isn’t exactly thrilled with the way the team has played since the impressive Week OnUpvote Share TweetLast week, Giants defensive end Osi Umenyiora said in an interview on Sunday Night Football he was with Eagles running back LeSean McCoy. Apparently, he had another running back to tease in mind. Cleveland rookie Trent Richardson told reporters he was n…Upvote Share Tweetgiantsgab.com Updated Oct 6, 2012The Cleveland Browns haven’t played a game for 10 days, and they hope a trip to the Big Apple against the Giants will finally cure their ails of not winning a game in 2012 to date. Trent Richardson gave the game a little boost this week when he said thaUpvote Share TweetGiants running back Andre Brown ran the ball very well when Ahmad Bradshaw got hurt early this season, but when Bradshaw was healthy enough to play again on Sunday, Brown went back to the bench. The Giants say that’s a reflection on Brown’s blocking.Upvote Share TweetCleveland Browns OUT: S Tashaun Gipson (knee), TE Alex Smith (head) DOUBTFUL: WR Travis Benjamin (hamstring), WR Mohamed Massaquoi (hamstring) QUESTIONABLE: S T.J. Ward (hand) PROBABLE: WR Joshua Cribbs (head), RB Trent Richardson (not injury related), …Upvote Share Tweet
SNY Giants Video Corner: Defense Bracing for BrownsGEICO SportsNite has coverage of the Giants, who are ready for Cleveland’s rookie running back, Trent Richardson. Sorry, this video could not be loaded… The WheelHouse panel debates if there is cause for concern about the Giants’ pass rush after theUpvote Share Tweet
Jets' Rex rushes to fix both sides of ballnydailynews.com Updated Oct 6, 2012Still reeling from an embarrassing 34-0 thrashing by the 49ers, Jets coach Rex Ryan decided to corral his coaches to decipher a difficult question: How do we get better? He asked his coaches to write down any ideas that could improve the Jets on an inde…Upvote Share Tweet