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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.Share Tweet
nydailynews.com Oct 12, 2012There 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.Share TweetIt 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.Share Tweet
For many 49ers, the bitterness toward Giants remainsprofootballtalk.com Oct 12, 2012Kyle 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’Share Tweet
Giants Statistical Notes and NuggetsPK 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), BrShare Tweet
Mark Sanchez, Peyton Manning, the Giants: Answers to Readers' Questionsnytimes.com Oct 12, 2012Judy Battista, the N.F.L. reporter for The Times, answers questions from readers.Share Tweet
Big Blue Soundtracks: What are the Giants listening to?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 theShare TweetHere 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, SaShare Tweet
New York Giants Headlines for Oct 12The 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….Share Tweet
Giants’ Defense: Fewell Has More Weapons This Time AroundGiants’ 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 ofShare Tweet
'Playbook': New York Giants vs. San Francisco 49ersOct 12The "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.
New York Giants OC Kevin Gilbride: San Francisco 49ers defensive end Justin Smith 'gets away with murder'Oct 12New 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.
Giants Field PassOct 12ESPN New York's Ohm Youngmisuk previews the Giants' Week 6 matchup with the 49ers.
NFC Championship RematchOct 12Stephen A. Smith and Skip Bayless discuss who wins the NFC Championship rematch between the Giants and 49ers.