How the Giants were able to stay in the playoffs
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The Giants finally won the Super Bowl this season.
It was a milestone year for the franchise, and for the players who made it possible.
Here’s what the players thought of the win: “It was just a matter of us doing everything we possibly could and being in this situation that we were in.”
— quarterback Eli Manning on how he and the rest of the Giants handled adversity this season “We had a lot of confidence in ourselves.”
— linebacker Jon Beason on how the Giants had an identity during the offseason.
“You always want to make sure that your job is to do your job and be ready.”
— cornerback Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie on the Giants’ turnaround after the offseason overhaul.
“We’re just ready to get back to the field.”
— defensive tackle Ereck Flowers on the team’s ability to make it to the Superdome.
“I think everybody had their chance to win a Super Bowl, but it’s just the Giants, and we’re going to take the win.”
— running back C.J. Spiller on the running back corps that helped the Giants win the Superbowl.
“The Giants were great on offense, and the defense was just so dominant on defense.”
— wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. on the game-winning catch that helped lead the Giants to a Superdrum.
“A couple of guys in the locker room that were ready to be on the field, and they were.”
— safety Landon Collins on the performance of safety Eric Reid and linebacker Luke Kuechly.
“It’s a good team.”
— left tackle Ego Ferguson on the way the Giants are improving their play this season, and how he hopes the defense can do the same.
“When you go to the stadium, you want to come out with your team and come out ready to play, and that’s exactly what we did.
We did everything we could to get in there, but we got our chances.”
— tight end Evan Engram on the clutch touchdown catch that tied the game with less than five minutes remaining in the fourth quarter.
“That’s why I’m here.
That’s what I’m supposed to do.”
— guard Alex Boone on his role in the Giants offense this season and his future with the team.
“This is the kind of organization that I want to be a part of.
It’s not about me, but about the guys that I’m going to be around.”
— receiver Sterling Shepard on the success of the team this season with the addition of Odell.
“They were just so great on defense.
When you put a defense together like that, you don’t get many opportunities like that.”
— kicker Matt Prater on the record-setting field goal he hit during the Giants comeback win.
“There’s so many things we need to do to win games, and it’s going to happen if we get the right players in there.”
— center Weston Richburg on the offensive line he’s working with and his confidence in the future.
“All we’re focusing on right now is being ready for the game.”
— right guard Matt Slauson on how much he enjoyed playing in the Superds.
“He’s the kind that just gives it everything.
He’s a tough guy.”
— fullback Joe Staley on the fact that he’s been on the roster the longest.
“My goal is to be in the lineup for the Superstars, and I’m ready to do that.”
The Giants finally won the Super Bowl this season.It was a milestone year for the franchise, and for the players…