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Rushing for 100 yards against the San Francisco 49ers was supposed to be hard. And then Ahmad Bradshaw showed everyone that it wasn’t. The Giants’ tailback rushed for 116 yards in Sunday’s 26-3 win.
Revival for Giants' Pass RushUpdated Oct 14, 2012 Share TweetWith the Giants facing important divisional games against Washington and Dallas the next two weeks, is the pass rush finally back to the dominant presence it has been for much of the past few seasons?Source: nytimes.comShare TweetThis time, the Giants left no doubt as to who the better team is. After hearing all week about how the Niners were going to get their revenge for last years NFC Title game loss, it was San Fran who got beat up and down by the Super Bowl champs. The resu…Source: giantsgab.comShare TweetA man from Elk Grove, Calif. was stabbed as he was walking to Candlestick Park to watch today's game between the San Francisco 49ers and New York Giants. The 27-year-old man was walking to the stadium with five friends when he was stopped by two men at …Share TweetSAN FRANCISCO -- With two minutes remaining in regulation Sunday in Candlestick Park, Giants running back Ahmad Bradshaw walked slowly from the sideline into the narrow tunnel that led to the locker room. His muscles were cramping and the medical staff …
Giants harass Smith into 3 INTs, roll over 49ersUpdated Oct 14, 2012 Share TweetAntrel Rolle intercepted two passes by Alex Smith, Prince Amukamara picked off another and the Giants shut down San Francisco in a 26-3 victory over the 49ers on Sunday in a rematch of last season's NFC championship game.Share TweetWith the big win in San Francisco today, the Giants moved to 4-2 and assumed sole possession of first place in the NFC East. The Cowboys lost in Baltimore today and dropped to 2-3. The Eagles lost and the Redskins won, finishing the day at 3-3. Dallas a…Share TweetBefore this Sunday, Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan threw just three interceptions, fewer than Aaron Rodgers or Eli Manning. The Oakland Raiders had zero interceptions, ranking them last in the league along with the Detroit Lions. But during the F…
Giants remind everyone that they’re always a contenderUpdated Oct 14, 2012 Share TweetSomehow, the Giants were significant underdogs at San Francisco. We all should have known better. The Giants are masterful at this. Just when it looks like the Giants are slipping into mediocrity and everyone falls in love with the new hot team, they ri…Share TweetA few thoughts on the Washington Redskins' first victory in their last nine home games, Sunday over the Minnesota Vikings at FedEx Field. What it means: That the Redskins are a .500 team and only one game behind the first-place Giants, who they play nex…Share TweetNew York Giants wide receiver Hakeem Nicks is active and will play Sunday against the San Francisco 49ers.Share TweetJoe Buck is a lot of things, but lazy does not appear to be one of them. He will work both the San Francisco 49ers-New York Giants game at 4:25 p.m. and the San Francisco Giants-St. Louis Cardinals game at 8:15 p.m. (both times eastern). More »Source: deadspin.comShare TweetThe New York Giants head across the country to face off in a rematch of the NFC Championship game. Here are the matchups: The Smiths: Aldon Smith & Justin Smith vs. Giants’ offensive line: After a 200 yard, 0 sack performance how will the Giants offensiSource: giantsgab.comShare TweetAs the New York Giants prepare to face the 49ers at 4:25 pm ET today in San Francisco, here's one reason for Giants fans to feel good and one reason for concern. Feeling good: As they do most weeks, the Giants have the edge at quarterback with Eli Manni…
Week 6 Picks: Browns and Colts could provide upset alertsUpdated Oct 14, 2012 Share TweetWeek 6 is about the time that teams start to look like who they really are, unless they're the New York Giants. This week features an interesting slate of games, a few big-time battles, and a couple of snoozers that may leave you looking for that honey-…
Giants-49ers: 3 Key Match-upsUpdated Oct 14, 2012 Share TweetAs the Giants and Niners gear up for what has developed into a classic East Coast-West Coast battle, there has been plenty of back and forth between the two NFC squads. Carlos Rogers is threatening to perform Victor Cruz’s salsa. Jim Harbaugh at the GiaSource: giantsfootballblog.com
GameDay Links: Lets’ Get it OnUpdated Oct 14, 2012 Share TweetEnough talking, let’s play this thing. The world is telling the Giants they don’t have a chance. We know better than to do that. The Giants play best when they a) are on the road and b) are being written off by the ‘experts’. Here’s some headlinSource: giantsfootballblog.com
It’s All About ResponseUpdated Oct 14, 2012 Share Tweet“The positive about the Jets is they gave themselves chances to win against the Texans. Nobody thought they could. They have to have that effort and passion every week. “I want to see how the Jets approach being 2-3 at this time of the year. The GiantSource: thejetsblog.com
Giants postgame press conferenceOct 14Giants react following game with 49ers
Giants vs. 49ers highlightsOct 14Catch the highlights of the 2011 NFC Championship Game rematch as the New York Giants travel west to defeat the San Francisco 49ers.
Alex Smith throws third interceptionOct 14San Francisco 49ers QB Alex Smith's nightmare day continues as New York Giants safety Antrel Rolle nabs his second interception of the day.
Rolle intercepts Alex SmithOct 14San Francisco 49ers quarterback Alex Smith throws his second interception of the day when Giants safety Antrel Rolle jumps in front of a short pass and returns it deep into 49ers territory.
Jim Trotter: Giants don't just beat 49ers at their own game, they dominate…Oct 14SAN FRANCISCO -- With two minutes remaining in regulation Sunday in Candlestick Park, Giants running back Ahmad Bradshaw walked slowly from the sideline into the narrow tunnel that led to the locker room. His muscles were cramping and the medical staff …
The Packers notched a season-saving win against the TexansOct 14Not many teams can claim a season-saving win in Week 6, but the Packers have made a strong case.
Don Banks: Cowboys can't explain away their latest choke job; more SnapsOct 14Musings, observations and the occasional insight as we take stock of Week 6 in the NFL...