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NY Giants need to stop depending on comebacks heading into San …

NY Giants need to stop depending on comebacks heading into San Francisco 49ers game, which is gateway to tougher schedule

nydailynews.com Updated Oct 8, 2012
There is nothing in the Giants’ game plan that calls for spotting an opponent a 14-0 lead. But it happened in the first five minutes against Cleveland on Sunday.
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  • Smith: Giants need to get ahead of game

    Smith: Giants need to get ahead of game

    There is nothing in the Giants’ game plan that calls for spotting an opponent a 14-0 lead. But it happened in the first five minutes against Cleveland on Sunday.
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  • Giants Super optimistic heading into Niners rematch

    Giants Super optimistic heading into Niners rematch

    nydailynews.com Oct 8, 2012
    They have seen the unbelievable statistics and the video-game like numbers and the Giants are duly impressed with what the San Francisco 49ers have done the last two weeks.
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  • A's Smith knew Eli would be the Mann

    A's Smith knew Eli would be the Mann

    nydailynews.com Oct 8, 2012
    There’s a very good chance that when the Athletics and Tigers face one another Tuesday night in Game 3 of their AL division series, Giants quarterback Eli Manning will be rooting for Oakland.
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  • Cruz, Bradshaw Top Week Five Stat Highlights

    Cruz, Bradshaw Top Week Five Stat Highlights

    From the NFL: A look at seven statistical highlights from games played at 1:00 p.m. ET and 4:00 p.m. ET on Sunday, October 7, the fifth week of the 2012 season…… Giants running back Ahmad Bradshaw rushed for 200 yards and wide receiver Victor Cruz had
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  • Next Post: Giants’ RB Andre Brown left yesterday’s game ……

    Next Post: Giants’ RB Andre Brown left yesterday’s game …

    Giants’ RB Andre Brown left yesterday’s game with concussion-like symptoms and tweeted shortly after from the locker room that “everything is ok.” It turns out, everything is not ok. Tom Coughlin confirmed today that Brown does indeed have a concu
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  • Giants' Barden cleared; Brown concussed

    Giants' Barden cleared; Brown concussed

    ESPN.com Oct 8, 2012
    New York Giants wide receiver Ramses Barden has been cleared to resume practicing and playing from a concussion he suffered on Sept. 30 against Philadelphia.
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  • Revolving Door Continues: Sash Reinstated; Hill Suspended

    Revolving Door Continues: Sash Reinstated; Hill Suspended

    The Giants re-added safety Tyler Sash to the roster this afternoon, his suspension over for violating the league’s policy on PEDs. That’s the good news. The bad news is another safety, Will Hill, has been suspended for the same infraction that shelved
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  • SNY 60 Seconds of Sound for Monday

    SNY 60 Seconds of Sound for Monday

    In 60 Seconds of Sound, Victor Cruz and Eli Manning discuss win, Kris Humphries on new home and Russell Martin reacts to CC’s night. Sorry, this video could not be loaded…
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  • Total QBR: Giants' Eli Manning at his best

    Total QBR: Giants' Eli Manning at his best

    ESPN.com Oct 8, 2012
    The Total QBR numbers from Sunday's games are in, and they show that New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning had one of the finest games of his career. Manning's Total QBR for Sunday's victory over the Cleveland Browns was 95.2 (out of a possible 100). …
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  • Harry Carson: Knowing what I know now, I wouldn’t play football

    Harry Carson: Knowing what I know now, I wouldn’t play football

    profootballtalk.com Oct 8, 2012
    Add Harry Carson to the list of players who found fame and fortune through football, and now wish they hadn’t. Carson, the Hall of Fame former Giants linebacker, told CBS New York that the effects of hits to the head aren’t worth the benefits of playi
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  • Thoughts and Musings- Week 5

    Thoughts and Musings- Week 5

    giantsgab.com Oct 8, 2012
    Here’s what I liked, didn’t like, and thought about Week 5: - The Giants became the first team in 52 years to have a player rush for 200 yards and have another player catch 3 touchdowns.  Pretty impressive. - Ahmad Bradshaw was awesome.  After his
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  • Giants-Browns: Stats & Milestones

    Giants-Browns: Stats & Milestones

    Here’s some set from the Giants’ 41-27 win against the Browns yesterday. The Giants moved into a first-place tie with the Philadelphia Eagles, who lost to the Steelers. Both teams own a 3-2 record. The Giants are now 8-0 in their eight contests agains
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  • It Was a Scare Early On, Then Just Scary Good After That

    It Was a Scare Early On, Then Just Scary Good After That

    From Jon Wagner. SNYGiants Columnist Trailing by two touchdowns less than five minutes into the game, the New York Giants had the Cleveland Browns right where they wanted them. For the second time in as many home games, the explosive Giants (3-2) storme…
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  • Geico SportsNite: Giants Postgame Reaction to Win Over Browns

    Geico SportsNite: Giants Postgame Reaction to Win Over Browns

    Ahmad Bradshaw comments following his big game in the Giants’ win over the Browns. Sorry, this video could not be loaded…
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  • Video - New York Giants thrilled in locker room 00:41

    New York Giants thrilled in locker room

    Oct 8
    The New York Giants show their happiness after a phenomenal comeback victory over the Cleveland Browns in Week 5 of NFL action.
  • Video - Countdown Daily Hot Topics: Week 5 05:19

    Countdown Daily Hot Topics: Week 5

    Oct 8
    Antonio Pierce answers your facebook questions
  • Video - No victory without Victor Cruz 04:12

    No victory without Victor Cruz

    Oct 8
    New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz joins "Around the League" to discuss his phenomenal performance in a comeback win over the Cleveland Browns on Sunday.
  • Video - Top 5 NFL Quarterbacks 02:05

    Top 5 NFL Quarterbacks

    Oct 8
    Ron Jaworski ranks his top five NFL quarterbacks.

Sports Columnists

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    Oct 8
    There are a lot of stories in the naked city this morning -- the Brees ascension over the great Unitas, the 49ers playing like the '66 Packers, the air being let out of the Buffalo Counterfeit Bills, Eric Winston in a rage, Wes Welker with a needle, Chi…
  • Peter King: Arians, Colts keep beloved Pagano close to heart in stirring w…

    Oct 8
    There are a lot of stories in the naked city this morning -- the Brees ascension over the great Unitas, the 49ers playing like the '66 Packers, the air being let out of the Buffalo Counterfeit Bills, Eric Winston in a rage, Wes Welker with a needle, Chi…
  • Don Banks: Broncos were prepared mentally, but not physically, for Patriot…

    Oct 8
    FOXBORO, Mass. -- After another loss to New England was in the books -- their third in the span of 10 games, including last season's playoffs -- Champ Bailey and the rest of his Broncos teammates found the repetition of it all a little wearing.
  • Don Banks: No shortage of heroes in Colts' inspiring tribute win; more Sna…

    Oct 8
    FOXBORO, Mass. -- Musings, observations and the occasional insight as we take stock of an offensively sloppy but memorable Week 5 in the NFL....