Wednesday, November 17, 2010
Eagles ... Giants ... notes
NEW YORK GIANTS: In last game vs. Phi., QB ELI MANNING completed 27 of 38 (71.1 pct.) for 391 yards with 3 TDs vs. 0 INTs for 130.5 rating…RB AHMAD BRADSHAW aims for 3rd in row vs. Phi. with rush TD. Ranks 3rd in NFC in scrimmage yards (1,040). RB BRANDON JACOBS has 5 rush TDs in past 6. Had rush TD in last game vs. Phi…WR HAKEEM NICKS ties for NFL lead with career-high 9 rec. TDs. Has 27 catches for 366 yards (122 per game) &5 TDs in past 3 on road. Aims for 4th road game in row with 100+ yards &TD. WR MARIO MANNINGHAM tied career-high with 10 catches for 91 yards & TD last week. TE KEVIN BOSS aims for 3rd in row vs. Phi. with 70+ yards & TD…DE OSI UMENYIORA aims for 6th in row vs. Phi. with sack (incl. playoffs) & has 10 sacks in past 5, incl. career-best 6 (9/30/07). Has 8 sacks & 6 FFs in past 6…
PHILADELPHIA EAGLES: Had team-record 592 total yards last week…QB MICHAEL VICK last week became 1st player in NFL history with 300+ pass yards (333), 50+ rush yards (80), 4 pass TDs & 2 rush TDs in game. Has not thrown INT in 180 att…RB LESEAN MC COY rushed for 82 yards (7.5 avg.) & TD in last home game vs. NYG. Leads NFL RBs with 46 receptions. RB JEROME HARRISON rushed for 109 yards & TD last week…In last meeting, WR-PR DE SEAN JACKSON had 6 rec. for 178 yards (29.7 avg.) & TD (60 yards) & also had 72-yard PR-TD. Has scored 22 TDs (16 rec., 3 rush, 3 PR) in career & averages 45.7 yards per TD (1,006 yards). TE BRENT CELEK aims for 4th in row vs. NYG with TD catch (incl. playoffs). WR JEREMY MACLIN had 23-yard TD catch in last home meeting…Team has sack in 28 games in row, longest current NFL streak. DE TRENT COLE has 4 sacks is past 4. CB DIMITRI PATTERSON had 2 INTs last week, incl. 40-yard INT-TD. CB ASANTE SAMUEL has INT in 2 of past 3 vs. NYG (incl. playoffs).