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Wide receiver Victor Cruz was the only Giant to finish first at his position in the fan balloting for the 2013 Pro Bowl. Does he deserve that honor? He is tied for third in the NFC among wide receivers with 79 catches. Brandon Marshall (107) and Calvin Johnson (106) are ahead of him, and Dez Bryant is tied with Cruz, has one more touchdown and averages nearly a full yard more per catch.
With Ahmad Bradshaw iffy for game against Baltimore Ravens, NY Giants rookie David Wilson sees start of something - NY Daily News
"Yeah, I mean, I’m just trying to get better and better," Wilson said on Thursday. "You make mistakes but you want to limit those mistakes and give the coaches 100 percent confidence."
With Super Bowl credibility gone, NY Giants need defense to step up - NY Daily News
The Giants’ defense keeps missing the bell, one that might toll for their season if they don’t figure it out Sunday in Baltimore against the Ravens.
Quarterback power rankings: The big three dominate - NFL.com
Gregg Rosenthal takes a look back at the first 14 games of the season and ranks the best quarterbacks by tier. Rookies play a prominent role in this year's QB ecosystem.
Bigger meltdown: New York Giants or Baltimore Ravens? - NFL.com
The New York Giants and Baltimore Ravens are two struggling squads set to square off in Week 16. Which team is in worse shape? Steve Wyche and Mark Kriegel of "NFL AM" debate.
Giants must wrap up Ravens RB Rice - NYPOST.com
"Our backs are actually against the wall now, and we got to play that way,’’ linebacker Chase Blackburn said Wednesday. "We got to come out fighting, swinging, just like when you’re in a bar fight and your back is against the wall, there’s only one way to get to that door — swing your way out. That’s what you got to do.’’
7 signs of the Mayan apocalypse from the 2012 NFL season - NFL.com
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