|NEW YORK GIANTS (12-7)||Super Bowl XLVI||NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS (15-3)|
|Date:||Feb. 5, 2012||Location:||
Lucas Oil Stadium, Indianapolis, IN.
|Time:||6:30 p.m. ET||Line:||Patriots by 3|
|TV:||NBC||Radio:||WFAN 660 AM
BY THE NUMBERS: The Giants have won 7 championships (1927, 1934, 1938, 1956, 1986, 1990, 2007), 3rd most in NFL history. ... The Giants are re 3-1 in SBs, including 17-14 win over NE in SB XLII... They won five games in a row, outscoring opponents, 141-67 ... The Patriots advanced to Super Bowl for seventh time in franchise history (3-3)...With win in Super Bowl XLVI, head coach BILL BELICHICK (3) can tie HOFer CHUCK NOLL (4) for most SB wins by head coach in NFL history. Belichick & QB TOM BRADY will make 5th SB appearance together, most by head coach-quarterback duo all-time.
It is almost time. The New York Giants and New England Patriots meet Sunday evening in Super Bowl XLVI at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis. It is, of course, the sequel to the 2008 game, won by the Giants, 17-14.
Use this as your Open Thread. I will try to post quarter-by-quarter threads, but no promises. Enjoy!