The Giants improved to 1-1 with a 41-34 victory over Tampa Bay in Week 2 before a quick turnaround has them facing the Carolina Panthers on Thursday night.
Here’s a look at what pundits across the nation are saying about the Giants and where they stack up in our weekly power rankings roundup.
NYG: 9 (tied with Steelers)
Comments: Voters in the NFL.com Power Poll include Gil Brandt, Bucky Brooks, Charley Casserly, Heath Evans, Daniel Jeremiah, Michael Lombardi, Willie McGinest, Shaun O’Hara, Gregg Rosenthal, Darren Sharper, Kurt Warner, Brian Webber, Steve Wyche.
NFC East: No. 5 Eagles (previously 11), No. 10 Giants (10), No. 15 Cowboys (9), No. 17 Redskins (15)
Brian Billick: Eli Manning threw for 510 yards … 243 of them were in the fourh quarter. He threw them right out of the game in the first half, and then right back into in the second. There may not be a better NFL QB in the clutch.
NFC East: No. 4 Eagles (12), No. 7 Giants (9), No. 13 Cowboys (6), No. 19 Redskins (18)
Pete Prisco: That defense is really struggling on the back end. And Eli Manning is making mistakes he didn’t make a year ago. That has to be a concern.
NFC East: No. 4 Eagles (8), No. 12 Cowboys (6), No. 15 Giants (13), No. 21 Redskins (19)
PFT: Too many injuries and a short-week trip to Charlotte could drop the Giants out of the top 10.
NFC East: No. 4 Eagles (8), No. 8 Giants (7), No. 16 Redskins (13), No. 17 Cowboys (10)
Dan Graziano: The champs barely avoided an 0-2 start, thanks to Eli Manning, but where’s the pass rush?
NFC East: No. 7 Eagles (12), No. 8 Giants (7), No. 15 Cowboys (10), No. 20 Redskins (15)
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