The New York Giants put their six-game winning streak on the line as they travel to the Pittsburgh Steelers in a game that could feature two of the most intriguing teams in the NFL when it comes to making noise in the postseason this year.
Week 9 of the regular season marks the NFL’s halfway point. The Philadelphia Eagles and the New York Giants will be playing the eighth game of their respective 16-game schedules this Sunday with both teams already having their bye.
The NFL is holding the second of three London-based games this season on Sunday morning at Twickenham Stadium, usually home of the English rugby team. This weekend, however, it will be the New York Giants and Los Angeles Rams playing on the field, or pitch if you prefer.
Sean Payton’s gamble to run a surprise onside kick in Super Bowl XLIV will forever be remembered as a defining moment for the New Orleans Saints. Last weekend Payton got a taste of his own medicine, as the head coach on the other sideline made a gutsy decision to go for two with the game on the line. Jack Del Rio’s call worked out and the Raiders beat the Saints 35-34.