Reeling Falcons, Giants looking to end slides
The New York
“It is an important game for us because we have to get back on track,” said
“The importance is winning,” Coughlin said. “Obviously at home, this time of year, it is very important for us to win. We want to win at home. We want to win for our fans.
“But we need to win a game, yes.”
Atlanta backup running back
The Atlanta defense, ranked 25th overall, couldn’t afford the losses.
Snelling insists the
“Oh, definitely. It’s all around here,” Snelling said. “This team has a lot of resolve. We didn’t get where we were last year and this year by letting a little adversity keep us down. The team is still high. We know it’s a long season. We’ve got a lot of games left.”
Turner has three straight games with more than 100 yards rushing. His injury puts more pressure on second-year quarterback
Ryan has thrown 10 interceptions in the last five games and 12 for the season, one more than his 2008 total.
“I think, as a team, what we’ve done the past five or six games is not what we would have wanted and, personally, not what I have wanted,” Ryan said. “But within that there are a lot of things to learn from. You have to learn from your mistakes, bounce back.”
Ryan threw two interceptions in last week’s loss at Carolina.
“We could sit here and say it’s not fair or it’s not right or whatever,” said
“Lucky for us it puts things back in reach with us,” said New York defensive end
Manning said the
“Yeah, we felt that all the way along,” Manning said. “We knew we weren’t in an awful situation. It’s not exactly where we wanted to be, but we knew that there were still a lot of games left, a lot of season and if we went out and handled our business and play well, got hot again and got back to winning some games, we would be very much into the playoff hunt. We need to have that mindset.
“We know that we have to play Philly again, the
A bizarre series history is on the side of Ryan and the