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Mike Detillier / Houma Courier
Let me say that I didn’t expect or predict what happened last Sunday when the New York Giants pulled off the biggest upset in Super Bowl history by defeating the New England Patriots 17-14.
I did believe that history would be made. Instead of speaking of the New England Patriots perfect season, the focus is on the Giants. But more importantly, the maturation of a big time professional quarterback in Eli Manning.
Last year in week 16 of the 2006 season, the New Orleans Saints faced the Giants and totally dominated the game 30-7.
I had an opportunity to talk to outgoing New York Giants general manager Ernie Accorsi and he didn’t have a good feeling about how his team finished 2006. Full Story - Courier