Aldon Smith

Will Beatty of the New York Giants in action against the Oakland Raiders on Nov. 10, 2013 in East Rutherford, N.J. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Dottino: 3 Keys To Giants Sunday Matchup With San Francisco

Nearly a month ago, it appeared the Giants and San Francisco 49ers could be playing an important game at MetLife Stadium. As it turned out, Sunday’s game is important to each team for a different reason.

11/14/2014

Linebacker Aldon Smith #99 of the San Francisco 49ers rushes the Seattle Seahawks in the first quarter on December 8, 2013 at Candlestick Park in San Francisco, California.  (Photo by Brian Bahr/Getty Images)

Desperate Giants Preparing For The Return Of 49ers’ Aldon Smith

“We know that he has been in the building and worked in the conditioning area,” Coughlin said. “I would expect he’s a player who has been in on all the meetings and conditioned himself very, very well.”

11/13/2014

BOSTON, MA - JUNE 03: Rob Gronkowski of the New England Patriots celebrates during Game Four of the Eastern Conference Finals in the 2012 NBA Playoffs between the Miami Heat and the Boston Celtics on June 3, 2012 at TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

6 NFL ‘Bros’ Guaranteed To Be The Life Of The Party

Looking for your kindred party spirit? We’ve wrangled 6 NFL players who are sure to be the life of the party wherever they go.

05/29/2014

Clay Matthews (Photo Credit: Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

NFC All-Pro Selections – Defense

Defense wins championships. But these days it’s a certain kind of defense. Check out our NFC all-pro defense to see who excels.

01/13/2013

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Silverman: Despite Huge Win Over Pack, Giants Have Work To Do

The Giants responded to an awful game against Cincinnati by bludgeoning the Packers 38-10.

11/26/2012