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EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - NOVEMBER 10: Andre Brown #35 of the New York Giants carries the ball as Charles Woodson #24 of the Oakland Raiders defends at MetLife Stadium on November 10, 2013 in East Rutherford, New Jersey.The New York Giants defeated the Oakland Raiders 24-20. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Giants Win Third In A Row

Terrell Thomas returned an interception 65 yards to set up a go-ahead 1-yard touchdown run by fellow comebacker Andre Brown, and the New York Giants won their third straight game, 24-20 Sunday over Oakland.

11/11/2013

PHILADELPHIA, PA - OCTOBER 27: Eli Manning #10 of the New York Giants in action against the Philadelphia Eagles during their game at Lincoln Financial Field on October 27, 2013 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

New York Giants: 5 Players That Need To Improve In Second Half Of Season

The New York Football Giants had their worst start since 1976, and the team did not get its first win until Week 7 of the regular season. After beating the Minnesota Vikings on Monday Night Football, the G-men went down to Philadelphia and defeated the Eagles 15-7 to complete their first half at 2-6. With eight games remaining, including three with division rivals, Dallas and Washington, New York still has eyes on a division title. Here are five players who will need to be productive in order for the Giants to compete.

11/04/2013

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - OCTOBER 21: Wide receiver Victor Cruz #80 of the New York Giants cannot control the ball as cornerback Josh Robinson #21 of the Minnesota Vikings defends during a game at MetLife Stadium on October 21, 2013 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

First Half Studs & Duds For The New York Giants

The New York Giants have gotten off to their worst since 1976, yet at 2-6, the team does still have its sights set on an NFC East title. But in order to have a second half turnaround, some players will have to raise their performance, and others will have to maintain their first half pace.

11/01/2013

PHILADELPHIA, PA - OCTOBER 27: Linval Joseph #97 of the New York Giants sacks Matt Barkley #2 of the Philadelphia Eagles during their game at Lincoln Financial Field on October 27, 2013 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Giants Salvage Win Against Eagles Despite Poor Offensive Performance

After starting the season 0-6, the New York Football Giants have won two games in a row. New York’s defense once again did not allow a touchdown, as Michael Vick re-injured his hamstring, and rookie Matt Barkley could not rally his troops as the Giants defeated the Eagles 15-7 in Philadelphia. The win raised New York’s record to 2-6, while Philadelphia fell to 3-5 on the season.

10/28/2013

PHILADELPHIA, PA - OCTOBER 27: Wide receiver Hakeem Nicks #88 of the New York Giants breaks free from cornerback Cary Williams #26 of the Philadelphia Eagles after making a catch in the third quarter during a game at Lincoln Financial Field on October 27, 2013 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Giants defeated the Eagles 15-7. (Photo by Rich Schultz /Getty Images)

Giants Win Ugly Affair Over Eagles

Josh Brown kicked a career-high five field goals, Eli Manning played error-free and the New York Giants beat the Philadelphia Eagles 15-7 Sunday.

10/27/2013

PHILADELPHIA, PA - SEPTEMBER 19: Michael Vick #7 of the Philadelphia Eagles is pressured by Justin Houston #50 of the Kansas City Chiefs on September 19, 2013 at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, Pennslyvania. The Kansas City Chiefs defeated the Philadelphia Eagles 26-16. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Fresh Off 1st Win, Giants Look To Even Out NFC East Series With Eagles

The New York Football Giants hope that earning their first victory of the season on Monday night against the Minnesota Vikings will be a springboard to greater success in the second half of the 2013 NFL season. Meanwhile, the Philadelphia Eagles found out on Sunday that they are not ready for prime time, as the Birds fell to the rival Cowboys 17-3. These two longtime rivals renew pleasantries in Philadelphia this Sunday.

10/23/2013

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - OCTOBER 21: Running back Michael Cox #29 of the New York Giants avoids a tackle by cornerback Chris Cook #20 of the Minnesota Vikings during a game at MetLife Stadium on October 21, 2013 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

Giants Contain Peterson, Top Vikings 23-7 For First Win

Josh Freeman’s debut as a Viking was the boost that the New York Football Giants needed as the G-men snapped their six game losing streak with a 23-7 victory over Minnesota. New York’s initial victory of the 2013 campaign was not a thing of beauty, but the Giants were able to hold Adrian Peterson to a mere 28 yards rushing, requiring Freeman to raise the level of his play to a level that the league had not seen in several years. Freeman was not able to come through; completing only 38 percent of his passes on the evening.

10/22/2013

CHICAGO, IL - OCTOBER 10: Eli Manning #10 of the New York Giants is pressured by Shea McClellin #99 of the Chicago Bears during the second half on October 10, 2013 at Soldier Field in Chicago, Illinois. The Chicago Bears defeated the New York Giants 27-21. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Giants Drop 6th Straight Game, Fall 27-21 To Bears

It’s a recurring theme for the Giants, as a crucial turnover in the fourth quarter doomed New York. Eli Manning overthrew Brandon Myers, and Tim Jennings intercepted the errant pass to preserve the Bears 27-21 victory over New York. The Giants are 0-6 for only the second time in team history.

10/11/2013

CHICAGO, IL - OCTOBER 10: Devin Hester #23 of the Chicago Bears is tackled by Jacquian Williams #57 of the New York Giants during the second half on October 10, 2013 at Soldier Field in Chicago, Illinois. The Chicago Bears defeated the New York Giants 27-21. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Giants Blown Away In Windy City

Jay Cutler threw two touchdown passes to Brandon Marshall, and Tim Jennings had two of the Chicago Bears’ three interceptions against Eli Manning in a 27-21 victory over the winless New York Giants on Thursday night.

10/10/2013

CHICAGO, IL - OCTOBER 06: Devin Hester #23 of the Chicago Bears returns a punt against the New Orleans Saints at Soldier Field on October 6, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois. The Saints defeated the Bears 26-18. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Giants Seek Respectability Against Bears In Thursday Night Contest

The executives at NFL Network probably had this game circled during the summer. Two longtime NFL franchises, each with a storied past; fighting for position in the NFC playoff picture. Instead Thursday Night’s contest pits a winless New York Giants squad (0-5) against a reeling Chicago Bears team coming off two consecutive losses after starting the season 3-0.

10/08/2013

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