Save Money in this Sunday's paper

comments

New York Giants at a glance

New York Giants

Coach: Tom Coughlin

Key Stats

0 Regular-season losses for Giants coach Tom Coughlin against the Panthers. Carolina beat Coughlin and the Giants 23-0 in an NFC Wild Card game on Jan. 8, 2006.

6 Years since the Giants last started 0-2. After losing their first two games in 2007, the Giants won their next six games and went on to win Super Bowl XLII.

77.1 Eli Manning’s completion percentage last year in a 36-7 victory against the Panthers. It was the second-highest percentage of Manning’s career.

812 Manning’s passing yardage through the first two games, 1 yard behind NFL leader Aaron Rodgers. Manning also has thrown an NFL-high seven interceptions.

Starting Lineup

Offense

WR88 Hakeem Nicks
LT65 Will Beatty
LG77 Kevin Boothe
C64 David Baas
RG76 Chris Snee
RT72 Justin Pugh
TE83 Brandon Myers
WR80 Victor Cruz
QB10 Eli Manning
FB45 Henry Hynoski
RB22 David Wilson

Defense

LDE91 Justin Tuck
LDT97 Linval Joseph
RDT99 Cullen Jenkins
RDE94 Mathias Kiwanuka
SLB55 Keith Rivers
MLB58 Mark Herzlich
WLB52 Spencer Paysinger
LCB28 Jayron Hosley
RCB20 Prince Amukamara
SS26 Antrel Rolle
FS21 Ryan Mundy

Special Teams

P5 Steve Weatherford
PK3 Josh Brown
H5 Steve Weatherford
LS51 Zak DeOssie
KR22 David Wilson
PR82 Rueben Randle

Injuries

OUT: T David Diehl (thumb), TE Adrien Robinson (foot). DOUBTFUL: CB Corey Webster (hip). PROBABLE: G Brandon Mosley (back), QB Ryan Nassib (ankle), WR Hakeem Nicks (not injury related).

Schedule/Results

OpponentTimeTV
September
8At DallasL 36-31
15DenverL 41-23
22At Carolina1FOX
29At Kansas City1FOX
October
6Philadelphia1FOX
10At Chicago8:25NFLN
21Minnesota8:40ESPN
27At Philadelphia1FOX
November
Bye
10Oakland1CBS
17Green Bay8:30*NBC
24Dallas4:25FOX
December
1At Washington8:30*NBC
8At San Diego4:25FOX
15Seattle1FOX
22At Detroit4:05FOX
29Washington1FOX

NOTE: * Time subject to change.

Hide Comments

This affects comments on all stories.

Cancel OK

The Charlotte Observer welcomes your comments on news of the day. The more voices engaged in conversation, the better for us all, but do keep it civil. Please refrain from profanity, obscenity, spam, name-calling or attacking others for their views.

Have a news tip? You can send it to a local news editor; email local@charlotteobserver.com to send us your tip - or - consider joining the Public Insight Network and become a source for The Charlotte Observer.

  Read more



Hide Comments

This affects comments on all stories.

Cancel OK

The Charlotte Observer welcomes your comments on news of the day. The more voices engaged in conversation, the better for us all, but do keep it civil. Please refrain from profanity, obscenity, spam, name-calling or attacking others for their views.

Have a news tip? You can send it to a local news editor; email local@charlotteobserver.com to send us your tip - or - consider joining the Public Insight Network and become a source for The Charlotte Observer.

  Read more


Quick Job Search
Salary Databases
CharlotteObserver.com