New York Giants Practice Squad Moves: Yesterday, the Giants signed WR Samuel Giguere to the Practice Squad. Giguere spent time on the Practice Squad of the Indianapolis Colts in 2008 and 2009, before being waived in September 2010.
To make room for Giguere, the Giants terminated the contract of OL Dennis Landolt.
NFL Network Q&A With HB Ahmad Bradshaw: The video of yesterday’s NFL Network Q&A with HB Ahmad Bradshaw is available at NFL.com.
Saftey Antrel Rolle on WFAN: The audio of yesterday’s interview of safety Antrel Rolle on WFAN is available at CBSNewYork.com.
Article on QB Eli Manning: Eli Manning, in Eyes of His Peers in NFL, Won’t Ever Measure Up to Peyton, and That’s His Only Knock by Ralph Vacchiano of The Daily News
Article on DE Osi Umenyiora: Resurgent Umenyiora Sparks Giants’ D by Ohm Youngmisuk of ESPNNewYork.com
Notes: The Giants are second in the NFL in total defense (allowing 264.8 yards a game) and passing defense (172.0) and are first in yards allowed per play (4.3).
After falling to 17th in rushing last season, the Giants are currently 5th in the NFL in rushing yards per game (136.3).
DE Osi Umenyiora is second in the NFL with 8.0 sacks. He also leads the NFL with seven forced fumbles.
QB Eli Manning is 19-4 (.826) as a starter in October, the best mark among quarterbacks who began their career in the Super Bowl era (minimum 20 starts). Also, Manning joined Phil Simms as the only Giants quarterbacks to pass for 20,000 yards.