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BBI Giants-Eagles Game Preview: Our preview of the upcoming Giants-Eagles game is now available in the Game Previews and Reviews section of the website.
Giants’ Fading Playoff Hopes: The Giants can no longer win the NFC East. To earn an NFC Wild Card spot, the Giants must beat the Eagles on Sunday and hope that the Cowboys, Bears, and Vikings lose.
Injury Update: DT Chris Canty sprained an MCL in one of his knees in the game against the Baltimore Ravens. “He does have a sprain,” said Head Coach Tom Coughlin. “It’s an MCL sprain. We’ll have to see how he responds.”
The reporters failed to ask about DT Marvin Austin, who also left the game with a knee injury.
Head Coach Tom Coughlin’s Monday Media Conference Call: The transcript of yesterday’s media conference call with Head Coach Tom Coughlin is available at Giants.com.
Player Media Q&As: Transcripts of media conference calls with the following players are available at Giants.com:
DE Osi Umenyiora on ESPN Radio: The audio of yesterday’s ESPN Radio interviews with DE Osi Umenyiora is available at ESPN.com.
Notes: The Giants have lost four road games in a row and and finished 3-5 away from MetLife Stadium. It is their worst road record and the first time they lost four in a row as visitors since 2004, Tom Coughlin’s first season as head coach.
BBI – Affiliate for Giants’ Official Team Store: BBI is now an affiliate of the Giants’ official team store, which includes the new Nike jerseys and other apparel.