The New York had the sixth-best offense in previous season and the 12th-best protection. With a plus-14 turnover differential fourth in the NFL, it's tough to identify just how a team that outscored their challengers by virtually a goal per game completed simply 9-7.
As a matter of fact, the New York outscored the Green Bay 38-10 when these two teams played in previous season; the New York pass rush quit the Green Bay chilly in the 2nd and also third quarters while Eli Manning as well as the New York got hot.
Osi Umenyiora as well as Chris Canty acquired three of the New York six sacks that day, but they're not New York anymore.
New York Giants vs Green Bay Packers
The Green Bay Packers and New York Giants will meet for the fourth consecutive year, and the 3rd straight year at MetLife Stadium. In their latest conference, on Nov. 25, previous season, the New York rolled over the Green Bay, 38-10, to snap a four-game residence losing streak versus Packers that dated back to 1998.
In spite of the Green Bay triumphs over the New York, Giants has actually played them really close in the regular year, the combined score of the last 3 meetings being 93-90 for Green Bay. If Giants is healthy and balanced by this factor in the season, they should have the ability to keep belongings close and draw out an important conference seeding gain before their house crowd.
FORECAST: Giants 38-- Packers 27 (7-3)