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Seattle Seahawks Will Look to Mimic New York Giants Against New England Patriots in Super Bowl
January 28th, 2015 at 12:00 PM
The New England Patriots were 3-0 in Super Bowls before Super Bowl XLII and were one game away from not only a fourth one, but going 19-0 in the 2007 season. ***PHOTO1*** Then the New York Giants came into the picture, sacked Tom Brady five times, held a record-setting offense to just...

New York Giants’ Eli Manning on Tom Brady, Deflate-Gate: “Seems Kind of Strange to Me”
January 27th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning has never before heard of an NFL or college quarterback deflating balls to gain an advantage, so Deflate-Gate is all new to him. And while he does admit that every quarterback has their own football preferences, the entire Deflate-Gate saga has come off a...

Phil Simms Expects ‘Severe’ Punishment for New England Patriots After DeflateGate Scandal
January 23rd, 2015 at 1:00 PM
On Thursday, both New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick and quarterback Tom Brady stood up in front of the Boston media at Gillette Stadium and told everyone, including the world that had their press conferences nationally televised, that they had no idea, nor anything to do with the footballs...

Tedy Bruschi: New York Giants were the Better Team in Super Bowl XLII
January 20th, 2015 at 8:55 AM
For the next two weeks, the New England Patriots are going to be reminded about Super Bowl XLII; especially since Super Bowl XLIX is returning to the scene of where history was avoided. ***PHOTO1*** The same stadium, field and city where the Patriots walked into Glendale an 18-0 team and one win...

Justin Tuck: New York Giants Prevented Tom Brady from Going Down as Greatest Quarterback Ever
January 18th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
Is New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady the greatest of all-time? If not, he's certainly in the conversation, but the one hang-up facing Brady will always be Super Bowls XLII and XLVI. It's for that reason former New York Giants defensive end Justin Tuck believes Big Blue will forever be...

Patriots’ Tom Brady: “I Have Real Deep Wounds from Those Losses Against the Giants”
November 12th, 2014 at 4:55 PM
Tom Brady has spent a lot of his postseason career playing against both Manning brothers -- Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning and New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning. ***PHOTO1*** Brady has seen Peyton numerous times in AFC playoff games; whether it be in AFC Championships and Divisional Round Games, and both of...

As Tom Brady Struggles and Eli Manning Surges, is There a Double-Standard in Their Coverage?
October 4th, 2014 at 2:55 PM
While playing sports in the New York market is definitely a blessing and a curse at times, the latter is what allegedly builds that great character -- or tears at one’s soul. Over the years, several NFL players have shown what said market (and playground) does to them. ***PHOTO1*** New York Giants...

Tony Romo Listed as One of NFL’s “Most Clutch” Quarterbacks; Eli Manning Left Off List
July 17th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning has been credited with 25 4th quarterback comebacks and 30 game-winning drives -- two of them coming in the Super Bowl -- while also setting an NFL record with 15 4th quarterback touchdown passes in 2011. Yet when NFL Network ranked the Top 10...

NFL Network Picks “Tuck Rule” as No. 1 Play of 2000s Ahead of E-to-Tyree in Super Bowl XLII
July 4th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
As NFL Network winds down their Top 100 Players of 2013 list, they have also continued their decade series, which focuses on the top teams, players and plays from each decade of the Super Bowl era. And earlier this week, they finally released both their Top Players of the 2000s...

Steve Silverman: New York Giants’ Eli Manning is Bad Beyond Repair, Even for Ben McAdoo
June 22nd, 2014 at 9:00 AM
We often joke here at Giants 101 that the Madden/Social Media generation has destroyed the average football IQ and that it's morphed fans into having unrealistic expectations, skewed views and a general misunderstanding of the game. However, that actually extends beyond the casual fan to even some of the most...

New York Giants Sunday Morning Storylines: Super Bowl Sunday Has Arrived
February 2nd, 2014 at 7:30 AM
Super Bowl Sunday has arrived! Today is the day the biggest event in all of sports takes place and it's occurring in our own back yard. Better yet, it occurs only a day after retired New York Giants defensive end Michael Strahan was finally, and rightfully, voted into the Pro...

New York Giants WR Victor Cruz is a Big Fan of Tom Brady’s Style
January 13th, 2014 at 1:45 PM
Just because the 2013 NFL season is over for the New York Giants does not mean wide receiver Victor Cruz has stopped working. And although he's not watching tape, preparing for the NFC Championship or making hundreds of prop bets for Super Bowl, he is currently in Milan, Italy for...

New York Giants QB Eli Manning Listed as 30-1 Odds for 2013 NFL MVP Award
July 3rd, 2013 at 2:27 PM
New York Giants starting quarterback Eli Manning has two Super Bowl MVP Awards on his resume, however, he has never won the regular season Most Valuable Player award since becoming a professional back in 2004. ***PHOTO1*** Sportsbook, which is an online betting website for sports, has the Giants quarterback listed as 30-1...

New York Giants’ Eli Manning Doesn’t Make Kurt Warner’s Top 5 QB List
June 23rd, 2013 at 6:30 AM
Former New York Giants signal caller Kurt Warner, now NFL analyst for the NFL Network, released his top 10 quarterbacks list recently. Perhaps somewhat surprisingly, absent from his top five was the quarterback who eventually replaced him as the starter for Big Blue: Eli Manning ***PHOTO1*** Manning just missed the top five,...

Eli Manning Poised to Shoulder Load for New York Giants Once Again
June 1st, 2013 at 11:20 AM
***PHOTO1*** The word “elite” has been thrown around (a bit too much) regarding quarterbacks over the last several years. New York Giants quarterback, Eli Manning, was even asked directly if he felt he was elite (in August during a radio interview on The Michael Kay Show) before the 2011 NFL...

New York Giants QB Eli Manning not Elite, Says CBS Sports
May 20th, 2013 at 11:35 AM
***PHOTO1*** You can't spell "elite" without "Eli," but that doesn't make him an elite quarterback, says Will Brinson of CBS Sports, who recently ranked the NFL's top 32 quarterbacks. Instead, Brinson says the New York Giants signal caller and two-time Super Bowl champion is on the outside looking in. 5. Eli...

New York Giants’ Eli Manning, Victor Cruz Rank in Top 10 in NFL Jersey Sales
April 11th, 2013 at 6:30 AM
After winning two Super Bowls over the last six seasons, the New York Giants have established themselves as one of the premier organizations in the NFL and a perennial contender for the Lombardi Trophy. That's not said to be a Giants homer or portray favoritism, but any franchise that attains...

Philadelphia Eagles’ Kenny Phillips: I Will “Learn to Hate” the New York Giants
March 16th, 2013 at 7:00 AM
Former New York Giants safety Kenny Phillips was an integral aspect of the team's 2011 Super Bowl championship. In fact, it was Phillips himself who knocked Tom Brady's final Hail Mary out of the air and onto the turf at Lucas Oil Stadium, just out of reach of Rob Gronkowski's desperate...

Which Postgame Rant was Better: Anna Burns Welker or Gisele Bundchen?
January 22nd, 2013 at 8:30 AM
The New England Patriots do not handle losing very well. Following Tom Brady's final incomplete pass of Super Bowl XLII, head coach Bill Belichick walked off the field and into the locker-room before the final seconds ticked off the clock. Following Super Bowl XLVI, Brady sat at his locker, a...

New York Giants Keep or Dump: Chase Blackburn
January 20th, 2013 at 12:30 PM
The New York Giants were incredibly fortunate to find Chase Blackburn sitting on his couch in Ohio in the midst of their 2011 season. Michael Boley was injured, neither Mark Herzlich nor Greg Jones were ready for the challenge and the Giants had no answers to fill their void...