The Giants must put the pressure on Romo and keep mistakes to a minimum if they’re to beat the Cowboys on Sunday.
The performance was so dominant Sunday that Candlestick Park was filled with a chant of “Let’s go Giants!” with nearly 4 minutes to play.
The Giants undoubtedly have a high-powered offense, but their defense must prove they can hold.
JPP has gone from All-Pro to all frowns. Why? The sacks aren’t coming. “I’m not having that fun I’m used to,” he said Thursday.
“I don’t think there’s any question about it,” Giants defensive coordinator Perry Fewell said when asked if Antrelle Rolle would play.
The Eli Manning-Cam Newton matchup is intriguing, especially with both defenses only having three days to prepare.
Andre Brown’s ability to create something of a power running game on Sunday opened up the passing game for Eli Manning to have a 500-yard day. He needs to do it again on Thursday.
“We’ll come back on Monday, pick up the intensity, make sure our preparation is perfect and make sure we play better football next week,” Manning said.
Ready or not, the Giants’ quest to defend their Super Bowl championship starts tonight with the NFL’s season opener against the Dallas Cowboys at MetLife Stadium. Here are the key matchups to watch.
Coach Tom Coughlin said the other day that he slipped on the grass and nobody noticed. Well, maybe that’s because his players are having a hard time keeping their feet on the field.
Hopatcong native and Rutgers’ alum, undrafted free agent Joe Martinek is marking his mark in Giants’ rookie camp.
No more hot seat for Tom Coughlin. No more second-guessing. The 65-year-old made NFL history on Sunday.
On Nov. 6, Brady was sacked only twice in a 24-20 loss to New York. But according to JPP, it was enough to scare the All-Pro quarterback.
Are the Giants the hunters or the hunted? The Patriots are slight favorites in Vegas, although most analysts are picking the Giants to grab the ring in this rematch.
The Giants defense will do everything it can to pressure Tom Brady. And it’s more a matter of what happens when the pass rush closes in on the Patriots quarterback.