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Giant Playoff Performances: Super Bowl XXV Defense.
There are two outstanding memories from Super Bowl XXV between the New York Giants and the Buffalo Bills. The first was Whitney Houston’s rousing rendition of the “Star-Spangled Banner” in the backdrop of the first Persian Gulf War. Second was how the game ended on Scott Norwood’s failed 47-yard field goal sealed the victory for Big Blue.... read more→
Giant Playoff Performances: Matt Bahr
When you score all the points in a winning performance during a conference championship game you are destined to be declared one of the immortals of the game, unless you are a place-kicker. Matt Bahr had that distinction by converting five field goals in the 1990 NFC championship between the San Francisco 49ers and the New York Giants in Big Blues... read more→
Giant Playoff Performances: Kerry Collins
The Carolina Panthers believed to have found their franchise quarterback with their first draft selection ever when they selected Kerry Collins with the fifth pick in the 1995 draft. In his second season with the expansion, Panthers Collins was able to lead the Panthers to the NFC title game before they were derailed by the eventual Super Bowl... read more→
Giant Playoff Performances: Plaxico Burress
Plaxico Burress career with Big Blue came to an unceremonious end when Burress was released when he was facing weapon charges in April 2009. While that was the low light in Burress’s tenure with the Giants he did leave a legacy with the G-men which includes catching the game-winning touchdown in the waning seconds of Super Bowl XLII. Yet one of... read more→
Could Jerell Adams be the Answer for the Giants at Tight End?
Eli Manning has accomplished a lot during his 12-year tenure as quarterback for the New York football Giants. Manning has been to the Pro Bowl 4 times won 2 Super Bowl titles and the corresponding Super Bowl MVPs. And Manning has done most of that without having a threat at tight-end. The only tight end to make it to the Pro Bowl during Eli’s... read more→