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Bye Week

Hakeem Nicks in action during Sunday's win over the Philadelphia Eagles. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Believe It Or Not, NFC East Within Reach For 2-6 Giants

Two wins do not make a playoff contender, unless you’re in the NFC East. Despite opening the season with six straight losses, the Giants remarkably are still in the playoff hunt heading into their bye week.

10/29/2013

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How Tom Brady Spent His Bye Week

By: Kyle Ayers I spent my last vacation sitting at home watching Breaking Bad on Netflix. Though it was no Sandals Resort, Bryan Cranston made me feel as though I had truly done something worthwhile […]

01/09/2012

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Palladino: Jets Have All Sorts Of Hope

The 4-3 Jets can now dream, and hope, and hopefully perform to mount a serious challenge, if only to give their mouthy coach some measure of 2011 credibility.

WFAN–10/28/2011

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Burress Humbled After Huge Game; Jets’ Locker Room Full Of Plax Backers

Navigating the New York media microscope is nothing compared to what Plaxico Burress has been through the past few years. If this weekend was any indication, the Plax of old is back.

WFAN–10/26/2011

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Rex Ryan, Jets Fly Into Bye Week With Trademark Bravado

Ah, yes. Happy days are here again. Just like that, the Jets have gone from gloom and doom to fun-loving and proud.

WFAN–10/25/2011

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Giants’ Tom Coughlin On WFAN: First Place Is Nice, 6-0 Would’ve Been Better

Despite injuries galore, the Giants find themselves atop the NFC East at 4-2. So is coach Tom Coughlin happy about where his team stands?

WFAN–10/20/2011

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Antrel Rolle On WFAN: Giants Should ‘Easily’ Be 5-1

Antrel Rolle admits the Giants haven’t been great. But they also haven’t been bad. And if not for a few plays, he says, New York “should easily be 5-1.”

WFAN–10/19/2011

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Giants’ Brandon Jacobs Expects To Return After Bye… Maybe

The seven-year veteran played on a subpar knee two years ago and struggled, and he has vowed not to make the same mistake again.

WFAN–10/19/2011

Giants' defensive end Justin Tuck. (credit: Al Bello/Getty Images)

Here Comes The Cavalry: Help On Way For First-Place Giants

The Giants were thought by many to be out of the NFC East race before the season even began. Don’t look now, but they’re in first place — and reinforcements are on the way.

WFAN–10/18/2011

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On WFAN: Giants’ Canty Previews Seahawks Matchup

New York Giants defensive lineman Chris Canty joined Boomer & Carton Thursday to recap Big Blue’s resurgence after a slow start to the season.

WFAN–11/04/2010

Dallas Cowboys v New York Giants

Giants Look To Avoid Post-Bye Letdown Vs. Seahawks

The New York Giants went into the bye week riding a four-game winning streak, and their goal coming out is not to lose that momentum.

WFAN–11/01/2010

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6 NFL Teams That Could Really Use A Bye Week

The Bears, Browns, Eagles, Falcons, Giants and Ravens officially get a game break this week, but from this group only the Bears, Jay Cutler in particular, really need time off.

WFAN–10/28/2010

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Streaking Jets Get Back To Work, Ready To Improve

Rex Ryan and his coaching staff huddled up before the bye-week break and drew up a game plan for an imposing opponent: the New York Jets. It was time for some self-scouting.

WFAN–10/26/2010