With their 29-24 victory over the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday, the Giants improved to 6-2 and maintained sole possession of first place in the NFC East.
Here’s a look at what outlets across the nation are saying about the Giants and how they stack up in our weekly power rankings roundup:
Comments: One first-place vote. Voters 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. 14 Cowboys (previously 14), No. 15 Eagles (13), No. 19 Redskins (15)
Comments: “Do they know how to win in the Cowboys’ new stadium or what? They own the NFC East right now.” – Pete Prisco
NFC East: No. 15 Eagles (13), No. 16 Cowboys (15), No. 22 Redskins (21)
Comments: “Seventh time in nine New York seasons Tom Coughlin has gone 6-2 or better in the first half. Only twice has he won at least five in the second half.” – Dan Graziano
NFC East: No. 14 Cowboys (15), No. 18 Redskins (13), No. 19 Redskins (18)
Comments: “The positives: The Giants held a 23-point lead on Sunday at Dallas and forced six turnovers in the process. The negatives: The 23-point lead dissipated by the end of the third quarter and they were only able to translate six turnovers into 23 points. The only thing that matters: They won.” – Brian Billick
NFC East: No. 15 Cowboys (13), No. 17 Redskins (14), No. 21 Eagles (17)
Comments: One first-place vote. Who voted? A national panel of 12 voters was created by The Associated Press from the 50 sports writers and broadcasters who choose the NFL’s individual awards at the end of the season.
NFC East: No. 15 Cowboys (15), No. 17 Eagles (14), No. 18 Redskins (13)
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