There was quite a bit made this morning about the unsportsmanlike conduct penalty called on the Eagles’ DeSean Jackson in the 2nd quarter last night for taunting the Giants sideline. A penalty that ended up costing the Eagles a 50-yard pass play.
DeSean Jackson’s near replay of his winning punt return of last season helped the undermanned Philadelphia Eagles take a 10-3 halftime lead over the New York Giants on Sunday night.
Let’s just say Giants safety Antrel Rolle got wrapped up in the moment.
Michael Vick didn’t get the calls he was looking for. As for the Giants, they got what they wanted in Philadelphia. A win.
Winning the Super Bowl in 2008 was a game that forever will bring a smile to the faces of the Giants and their faithful followers. Losing to the Eagles at the Meadowlands in December is one they will never live down.
No matter how much the Giants try to downplay the trend, it is unmistakable and cannot be ignored. They have lost six consecutive games to the Philadelphia Eagles.
Giants-Eagles is just days away. That can only mean one thing: let the trash talking begin.
The New York Giants’ defensive gameplan for the Philadelphia Eagles is going to have a major section on stopping Michael Vick.
Bring on DeSean Jackson. Even Michael Vick, if he’s healthy enough to go. Giants safety Antrel Rolle is ready to take care of the Eagles.
Matt Dodge isn’t likely to forget the greeting Giants fans gave him in their preseason home opener on Monday night.
Veteran safety Deon Grant had a chance to sign with a couple of other teams after the free agency period started, and probably could have landed a job where he might have had a shot at starting. Grant turned them down though and waited almost three weeks for the Giants to call.
First, the Eagles shocked Jets fans and signed coveted free agent cornerback Nnamdi Asomugha. On Wednesday, Philadelphia surprisingly signed former Giants wide receiver Steve Smith when all signs pointed to a Big Blue return.
Philadelphia Eagles’ Pro Bowl quarterback Michael Vick’s advice for Plaxico Burress is to put his family ahead of football.
The former Giants receiver spent nearly two years in prison for a gun charge and was released Monday.
Tom Coughlin will enjoy an extended stay with the Giants, even though months have passed since ownership first promised an extension for their head coach. “That will get done, so that’s not an issue,” John Mara said Thursday.
With his arm, his feet or his creativity, Michael Vick has embarrassed defenders all season. Unless they can limit Vick and his big-play teammates, Sunday could be a long day for Charles Woodson, Clay Matthews and the Green Bay Packers.