New York Giants wide receiver Hakeem Nicks was activated from the physically unable to perform list three months after breaking a bone in his right foot and said he’ll be ready for the season-opening game.
Eli Manning outlasted New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady in a second Super Bowl, leading a game-deciding drive to give his New York Giants a 21-17 victory and double the championships won by his older brother Peyton.
Michael Vick, Eric Decker and Jairus Byrd are among the free agents who stand to benefit from the National Football League’s 8.1 percent salary cap jump to $133 million per team, the sport’s biggest increase since 2006.
Eli Manning said he knows his New York Giants will have big-play opportunities against the Green Bay Packers’ league-worst defense in this weekend’s playoff game. It will be up to his offense to take advantage.
Eli Manning and the New York Giants left Green Bay’s Lambeau Field with another playoff upset, a 37-20 win that sends them to San Francisco to play for the conference title and a spot in the Super Bowl.