The New York Giants are seeking revenge after losing 38-35 to the Green Bay Packers in Week 13 of the NFL regular season in New York. Sunday's game will be played at Lambeau Field in Green Bay. Who will win the rematch? Check out this preview in order to find out.
Quarterbacks: Both teams have elite QB's; the Giants withand the Packers with Aaron Rodgers. They both also have one Super Bowl ring. Advantage: Even.
Running Backs: Both teams use a two running back attack in a platoon system. The Giants go with Ahmad Bradshaw and, while the Packers line up with and James Starks. Advantage: Even.
Wide Receivers/Tight Ends: Both teams have excellent receiving corps: the Giants with WR's, Victor Cruz, , and TE Jake Ballard, while the Packers go with WR's , , James Jones, and TE Jermichael Finley. Advantage: Even.
Offensive Line: The Packers offensive line is rather porous, as they have given up 41 sacks during the season, while the Giants have only given up 28. Advantage: Giants.
Defensive Line: For the Packers, DT BJ Raji is a disruptive force in the middle of the line. However, the line's pass rush is suspect. The Giants have some of the best pass-rushing in the NFL with Jason Pierre-Paul (16.5 sacks) and(9 sacks). Advantage: Giants.
Linebackers: The defensive playmakers for the Packers are the linebackers: Clay Matthews, AJ Hawk, and Desmond Bishop. For the Giants, LBmakes ferocious tackles and plays with reckless abandon. Advantage: Packers.
Secondary: Both of these teams have secondaries that have been getting scorched all season long. Advantage: Even.
Special Teams: Both teams have good kickers; the Packers withand the Giants with Lawrence Tynes. Advantage: Even.
I am picking the Giants in an upset because they will play better on defense this time around. Discount double check that!