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Giants Insider: Nicks expects to receive green light

Giants Insider: Nicks expects to receive green light

Giants wideout Hakeem Nicks maintained that he felt no pain in his left knee or right foot during practice on Friday and stayed optimistic about his chances of returning to game action Sunday after sitting the last three weeks.
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  • It's a remote island for IR'd Revis

    It's a remote island for IR'd Revis

    nydailynews.com Oct 12, 2012
    There will be no Darrelle Revis Super Bowl miracle this year. It would seemingly take a miracle for the Jets to get there in the first place, but Revis will be on injured reserve, as expected, still recovering from his torn ACL.
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  • Niners' Harbaugh picks Giant feud

    Niners' Harbaugh picks Giant feud

    It was just one small comment from Kevin Gilbride. But that’s all it took to tick off San Francisco coach Jim Harbaugh and start the latest war of words between the Giants and the 49ers.
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  • For many 49ers, the bitterness toward Giants remains

    For many 49ers, the bitterness toward Giants remains

    profootballtalk.com Oct 12, 2012
    Kyle Williams isn’t the only 49ers player who looks at this week’s game with the Giants as a chance at redemption. From top to bottom of the 49ers roster, there’s a pain that came with last year’s loss in the NFC Championship Game that they can’
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  • Giants Statistical Notes and Nuggets

    Giants Statistical Notes and Nuggets

    giantsfootballblog.com Oct 12, 2012
    PK Lawrence Tynes leads the NFL in scoring with 54 points. He has hit 173 consecutive PATs and is second among Giants’ kickers all-time in that area with 189 (Pete Gogolak, 268). Tynes’ 102 FGs rank fourth in Giants’ history behind Gogolak (123), Br
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  • Mark Sanchez, Peyton Manning, the Giants: Answers to Readers' Q…

    Mark Sanchez, Peyton Manning, the Giants: Answers to Readers' Questions

    nytimes.com Oct 12, 2012
    Judy Battista, the N.F.L. reporter for The Times, answers questions from readers.
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  • Big Blue Soundtracks: What are the Giants listening to?

    Big Blue Soundtracks: What are the Giants listening to?

    giantsfootballblog.com Oct 12, 2012
    You might expect Victor Cruz to listen to some salsa music on the plane ride to the West Coast, or perhaps Justin Tuck would be tuned into “Don’t Stop Believing,” as in - don’t stop believing you can get a sack this season. But here’s what the
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  • SNYGiants Prediction: Giants Will Stand Up to Niners

    SNYGiants Prediction: Giants Will Stand Up to Niners

    giantsfootballblog.com Oct 12, 2012
    Here are the staff predictions for this Sunday’s game vs the 49ers out at Candlestick Park. The Niners are favored by 6 1/2 points and the over/under is 44. Sam Spiegelman: This one is going to have the feel of a playoff game for sure, but right now, Sa
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  • New York Giants Headlines for Oct 12

    New York Giants Headlines for Oct 12

    giantsfootballblog.com Oct 12, 2012
    The Giants have been ramping up their efforts at practice this week, preparing for their trip to the City by the Bay Sunday to the rematch of last year’s NFC Championship Game vs the 49ers. Here’s you Friday links….      
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  • Giants’ Defense: Fewell Has More Weapons This Time Around

    Giants’ Defense: Fewell Has More Weapons This Time Around

    giantsfootballblog.com Oct 12, 2012
    Giants’ DC Perry Fewell’s defense will face the ultimate challenge this weekend in San Francisco with the balanced offense of the 49ers. They come at you from all angles with all sorts of formations and personnel packages. Fewell has a few wrinkles of
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  • Video - 'Playbook': New York Giants vs. San Francisco 49ers 05:53

    'Playbook': New York Giants vs. San Francisco 49ers

    Oct 12
    The "Playbook" crew explains how the running game for the New York Giants and San Francisco 49ers will determine which team has the better chance to win in Week 6.
  • Video - New York Giants OC Kevin Gilbride: San Francisco 49ers defensive end Justin Smith 'gets away with murder' 01:39

    New York Giants OC Kevin Gilbride: San Francisco 49ers defensive end Justin Smith 'gets away with murder'

    Oct 12
    New York Giants offensive coordinator Kevin Gilbride stirred the pot on Friday, saying San Francisco 49ers defensive end Justin Smith "gets away with murder" on the field. 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh did not take too kindly to those words.
  • Video - Giants Field Pass 03:34

    Giants Field Pass

    Oct 12
    ESPN New York's Ohm Youngmisuk previews the Giants' Week 6 matchup with the 49ers.
  • Video - NFC Championship Rematch 06:07

    NFC Championship Rematch

    Oct 12
    Stephen A. Smith and Skip Bayless discuss who wins the NFC Championship rematch between the Giants and 49ers.

Sports Columnists

  • Peter King: Bills defense has team struggling for answers

    Oct 12
    The most stunning thing about the NFL, heading into Week 6? How bad the Bills have looked, especially on defense.
  • Peter King: Bills defense has team struggling for answers

    Oct 12
    The most stunning thing about the NFL, heading into Week 6? How bad the Bills have looked, especially on defense.
  • Going through the inbox and the Week 6 picks

    Oct 12
    The Sports Guy shares his faith in football before going through his inbox and making his Week 6 picks.