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NEW YORK GIANTS (7-7) AT NEW YORK JETS (8-6)

SERIES

GIANTS JETS
SERIES LEADER 7-4
STREAKS Past 4 & 6 of past 8
COACHES VS. OPP. Coughlin: 4-2 Ryan: 0-0
LAST WEEK L 23-10 vs. Redskins L 45-19 at Eagles
LAST GAME 10/7/07: Jets 24 at Giants 35. New York Giants RB Brandon Jacobs rushes for 100 yards & TD as Giants score 14 4th-quarter points in comeback win.
LAST GAME AT SITE 11/2/03: Giants 31, Jets 28 (OT). New York Giants WR Amani Toomer catches 6 passes for 127 yards as Brett Conway kicks game-winning 29-yard FG in OT.
BROADCAST FOX (1:00 PM ET): Kenny Albert, Daryl Johnston, Tony Siragusa (Field reporter). Westwood One Radio: Howard David, Tony Boselli. SIRIUS: 132 (NYG), 86 (NYJ). XM: 228 (NYJ).

STATS

PASSING Manning: 326-529-4,326 (3L)-25-15-91.7 Sanchez: 257-452-3,009-23 (T2C)-13-82.2
RUSHING Bradshaw: 140-548-3.9-6 Greene: 225-941-4.2-6
RECEIVING Cruz: 73-1,194 (3C)-16.4-7 Keller (TE): 50-693-13.9-4
OFFENSE 385.1 306.0
TAKE/GIVE +3 0
DEFENSE 385.1 317.9
SACKS Pierre-Paul: 13.5 Maybin: 6
INTs Webster: 5 Revis: 4 (T3C)
PUNTING Weatherford: 46.3 Conley: 43.0
KICKING Tynes: 84 (36/36 PAT; 16/20 FG) Folk: 94 (40/40 PAT; 18/23 FG)

NOTES

GIANTS: QB ELI MANNING won only start vs. NYJ & passed for 2 TDs. Has franchise-record 4,362 yards. Has 14 TDs in 4th Q, tied for most ever in season. Leads NFL with 111.8 rating in 4th Q. Has 3 400-yard games, tied for NFL single-season record…RB AHMAD BRADSHAW has 828 scrimmage yards (103.5 per game) & 6 TDs in past 8 vs. AFC. In only meeting, RB BRANDON JACOBS rushed for 100 yards & TD…WR VICTOR CRUZ has 1,194 rec. yards & needs 150 for new club record (1,343, AMANI TOOMER, 2002). WR HAKEEM NICKS has 22 catches for 293 yards (97.7 per game) & 2 TDs in past 3 vs. AFC. Cruz (1,194) & Nicks (1,096) are 1st set of NYG teammates to each record 1,000+ rec. yards in same season. WR MARIO MANNINGHAM aims for 3rd in row vs. AFC with TD…DE JASON PIERRE-PAUL has 18 sacks in past 20. Has 5 sacks in past 4 vs. AFC & aims for 5th in row with sack. CB AARON ROSS had 2 INTs, incl. 43-yard TD, in last meeting. DE JUSTIN TUCK has 0.5+ sack in 3 of past 4 vs. AFC. S KENNY PHILLIPS had INT last week & has career-high 3…JETS: Are 6-1 at home…QB MARK SANCHEZ (3,009) needs 283 passing yards to surpass career-best 3,291 in ’10. At home in ’11, has completed 125 of 221 passes (56.6 pct.) for 1,558 yards with 15 TDs vs. 7 INTs & 88 passer rating…RB SHONN GREENE (941) needs 59 rush yards to reach 1,000 for 1st time. Leads AFC with 4 rush TDs in Dec. & is averaging 96.7 rush yards per game (290 total) for month. RB LA DAINIAN TOMLINSON has 18,312 career scrimmage yards, 5th-most all-time…WR SANTONIO HOLMES aims for 5th straight game with rec. TD. Has 8 TD catches in ’11, tied for career-high (8 in ’07). WR PLAXICO BURRESS spent 4 seasons (2005-08) with Giants. Holmes & Burress are only AFC WR duo with at least 8 TD receptions apiece in ’11…TE DUSTIN KELLER (198) needs 2 receptions to become 4th TE in franchise history to reach 200 career…LB DAVID HARRIS has career-best 3 INTs. Leads team with 80 tackles…KR-RB JOE MC KNIGHT leads NFL with 32.3 yard KR avg.