Posted on: January 21, 2008 9:18 pm

NFC Championship- Giants 23, Packers 20 (OT)

Game Summary

Welcome to the Super Bowl Mr. Manning.

Not Peyton, but Eli.

What a game! I am amazed at how terribly the Packers played late in the game with a veteran QB like Brett Favre! Lawrence Tynes had a up-and-down game as well, but came through with a 47 yard FG in OT, a record for longest in Lambeau Field in the playoffs. We can still say "LT in OT!" but this time its the Giants that came through. Brett Favre played O.K until that play in overtime. Remember that Tynes had missed a 36 yard FG at the end of regulation due to a bad snap, and somehow stayed calm and sent the Giants to the Super Bowl. What a wild playoff it has been!
Category: NFL
Tags: Giants, Packers
Posted on: January 15, 2008 4:57 pm
Edited on: January 15, 2008 8:02 pm

NFL Playoffs- Giants @ Packers

Giants @ Packers

Wow, Brett Favre has still got it in him huh?

The Packers have an obvious edge in this game coming off of a great all-around performance versus the Seattle Seahawks. The Giants,on the other hand, never get road weary. They have a better road record then home record this season. They are coming off an upset that I see as not so major over the Cowboys, not an amazing team...

My Stand: The Giants have a decent chance, but only if they can
  • Make sure Eli Manning doesn't start bad, they always lose when he does nothing
  • Use a mixture of Jacobs and Bradshaw throughout the game to try and get a run game going
  • PLAY DEFENSE and don't let Grant do anything

My Pick: Packers 24-13
Category: NFL
Tags: Giants, Packers
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