An Eagles’ Fan Perspective on the Giants Rivalry Games of 2009

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Published: July 18, 2009

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... Burress, but in fairness, his sudden long term departure left Tom Coughlin little opportunity to adjust his game plan.

While the Eagles now match up better against the Giants without Plaxico, the remainder of the team is in tact, improved and still a major force to be reckoned with.  Coughlin has also had plenty of time to derive a new strategy to compensate for a Plaxico-less 2009 season.

 

Defending the Giants Running Attack

Despite my passion for the Eagles, I felt it was an undeniable truth, in that we had no answer for the Giants offensive machine when trying to cover Burress and stop Brandon Jacobs.  It was a painful realization.

When Plaxico went down, I immediately smelled the vulnerability of the division rivals from the great City of New York who call New Jersey home.  That was an unfortunate turn of events for the Giants that justifiably gave many Eagles' fans new hope.

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An Eagles’ Fan Perspective on the Giants Rivalry Games of 2009

By
for NFLSportChannel.com

Published: July 18, 2009

commentComment         Print This Post Print This Post

... Burress, but in fairness, his sudden long term departure left Tom Coughlin little opportunity to adjust his game plan.

While the Eagles now match up better against the Giants without Plaxico, the remainder of the team is in tact, improved and still a major force to be reckoned with.  Coughlin has also had plenty of time to derive a new strategy to compensate for a Plaxico-less 2009 season.

 

Defending the Giants Running Attack

Despite my passion for the Eagles, I felt it was an undeniable truth, in that we had no answer for the Giants offensive machine when trying to cover Burress and stop Brandon Jacobs.  It was a painful realization.

When Plaxico went down, I immediately smelled the vulnerability of the division rivals from the great City of New York who call New Jersey home.  That was an unfortunate turn of events for the Giants that justifiably gave many Eagles' fans new hope.

...

Read Complete Article at Bleacher Report - NFL
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