Perhaps the only thing missing from this game are the stakes – it’s only the sixth week of the regular season, although it’s very possible the winner will be able to call upon this result to help gain a tiebreaker advantage for the playoffs.
Tebowmania takes off on Sunday as Tim Tebow will make his Jets’ regular season debut on Sunday.
In the past, it wouldn’t take much to get a battle started. An upstart player would play impressively in training camp while a veteran would report out of shape.Today’s players condition all year long and get familiar with the team’s plays and gameplan at mini-camp and OTAs. However, there are still a number of battles around the NFL that are worth watching.
Kyle Williams spoke for the first time this spring since his two fumbles in the NFC championship game ended San Francisco’s season. For more than six minutes, Williams stayed serious and intense, making it clear he’s unfazed by all the criticism.
“We didn’t talk about it,” linebacker Michael Boley said. “Concussions are a big deal. Obviously we don’t want to hurt anybody.”
The Giants are going to the Super Bowl, thanks to Jacquian Williams. Wait, who?
Kyle Williams is ignoring the barrage of hateful, hurtful, even threatening comments he has received in the aftermath of his ill-timed fumble that cost the San Francisco 49ers the NFC championship game against New York.
Neil Keefe watched the NFC Championship with his roommates and wrote down his thoughts during it. Here’s his retro recap of the Giants’ 20-17 overtime win over the 49ers.
Super, but not in typical fashion. The Giants heavily relied on the arm of Eli Manning and two game-changing special teams plays to outlast the 49ers.
“You hate to be the last guy that had the ball, to give it away in that fashion and to lose a game of this magnitude,” said Kyle Williams.
Hey, Indianapolis. A Manning will be playing in your Super Bowl, after all. No, not that one.
Leading-up to the NFL’s Championship Weekend Boomer could be heard preaching about the importance of a little thing called ‘ball-security’. Well low-and-behold, ‘ball-security’ played a big role in the Giants win.
Lawrence Tynes kicked an overtime-winning field goal to send the Giants to Super Bowl 46. Giants are going to Indianapolis!