To say that the New York Giants have had an inconsistent season is to be kind. In fact, at times, New York has performed downright poorly, as penalties and poor execution have plagued the G-men all year. Not surprisingly, these same themes reared their ugly head as Big Blue fell to the San Diego Chargers 37-14 on Sunday. Coupled with wins by the Philadelphia Eagles and San Francisco 49ers, the loss dropped New York out of playoff contention.
As revered as New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning is in the Big Apple, he is equally disliked in San Diego. This week Manning gets to face the franchise that he slighted when drafted in 2004 and faces the quarterback, Philip Rivers, who was part of the franchise-altering trade on draft day almost a decade ago.
Sunday night was epic for Neil Keefe as his Giants won Super Bowl XLVI, and he shares his thoughts from the 21-17 win over the Patriots.
Eli Manning once again led an inspirational fourth quarter drive as the New York Giants defeated the New England Patriots, 21-17 to claim Super Bowl XLVI.
Will the Patriots manage to exact revenge in Super Bowl XLVI? Let’s try to surmise by taking a position-by-position look at the game’s participants.
The NFL has warned players to cut out the trash talk, specifically when it threatens other players.
Darrelle Revis couldn’t believe Rex Ryan’s latest declaration. His coach labeled him the best player in the NFL, hands down. Some lofty praise that made Revis’ eyes widen.
Tom Brady and the Patriots were dominating the Jets after three quarters. Not good enough for Bill Belichick’s bunch.
In the last five games, the Patriots quarterback Tom Brady has been sacked just three times while throwing 12 touchdown passes and no interceptions.
I very nearly needed a nap after watching the emotional vacuum that was the game between the Jets and the Texans.
The New England Patriots have signed former Jets running back-wide receiver Danny Woodhead, adding the versatile player before they play New York.
The New York Jets bolstered their thin receiving group by bringing back a familiar face.
Woodhead and Washington had solid performances this summer, and it was a mild surprise Saturday that the Jets kept both.
For the Jets’ Mark Sanchez, the experience of calling plays was extremely valuable in his maturation as a quarterback.