Home  | Shop for Cool Football Stuff | Super Bowl Party Guide | Win Prizes $$$| Check Out our NEW Ticket Finder

NFL Links


NFL Tickets
Fantasy Links

Free Picks

Conference Championship Prediction: Giants vs Packers
January 17th 2008
by Special K

Green Bay Packers -7 vs NY Giants

The fairy tale season is going to end at Lambeau Field this weekend for the NY Giants.  The Giants have put together an amazing run of road victories and they probably feel like they can beat anyone but Brett Favre will not be laying down for Michael Strahan this weekend (remember the sack record).  The Packers will be headed to Arizona to take on the undefeated New England Patriots.  It is destiny that we will be seeing a rematch of Super Bowl XXXI.  Of course, Brett Favre is probably the only active player around that remembers that game.  Favre threw for two touchdowns and ran for a score in that game as the Packers won their first Super Bowl in 29 years.

Both the Packers and Giants met in week 2 of this season with the Packers winning easily 35-13.  That game really has no meaning or bearing on the outcome of this NFC Championship game.  It is important to note this because the Cowboys beat the Giants twice this season and look what happened to them last weekend.

One of the biggest edges in this game goes to the Green Bay Packers wide receivers.  Look for the Packers to exploit the Giants banged up secondary.  The Cowboys failed to take advantage of this mismatch last weekend.  Favre may be hooking up more with Jennings in this game than Romo ever will with Jessica Simpson.  Favre is also the master of the slant and quick throws which will keep the pressure of the Giants front four off of him.

Another major factor going against the Giants is the weather. Eli Manning still needs to prove that he can play in the cold with the wind.  The Packers secondary with Al Harris and Charles Woodson manning the cornerback spots are licking their chops at the opportunity of picking off some of Manning's fluttering passes. 

Finally, as if just playing in the NFC championship game wasn't enough to get a player fired up, Ryan Grant has some extra motivation this weekend. Many of you may not know this, but Ryan Grant was traded from the Giants to the Packers this season for a sixth round draft pick.  Grant will get his chance this weekend to prove what a mistake that trade was.

Great Selection that Ships FAST for ONLY $4.99 on any size order! FansEdge.com

Customized Replica Team Jersey

Information and recommendations made by PylonPicks.com are for entertainment and informational purposes only. Any use of this information in violation of any federal, state and/or local laws is prohibited. This is not a betting site. PylonPicks.com does not accept or place bets in any form for its visitors. It is highly recommended that you check with your local or state government before partaking in online gambling. PylonPicks.com is not liable for any losses incurred as a result of its information or recommendations. PylonPicks.com is not affiliated in any way with the National Football League, or any other football organization. PERSONS UNDER THE AGE OF 18 ARE NOT ALLOWED HERE.

Free NFL Playoff Picks
Free NFL Picks from around the web
Meet Women that are Sports Nuts
Yahoo! Personals
Watch Cheerleaders
Cheerleader directory and videos
Holiday Gift Cards
Give Gift Cards to the sports fan in your life
Get the NFL Channel on DirecTV
Need to watch Thursday night NFL games?
Play Fantasy Sports!
Who will win Super Bowl XLII?
Earn Money, Guess Now

Referral Ads

Play Games online

2007 Fantasy Football Champion T-Shirt


yardlinesports.com sports collectibles and gifts

2007, PylonPicks.com

Subscribe to Sports Weekly - $.77/week