The 7-3 Green Bay Packers invade MetLife Stadium to face the NFC East-leading New York Giants (6-4) in a matchup between the last two Lombardi Trophy winners.
Kickoff: 8:20 PM ET
Site: MetLife Stadium
Weather: Partly cloudy, temp around 30F. Winds WSW at 5 to 10 mph
TV: NBC Al Michaels, Cris Collinsworth, Michele Tafoya (Field reporter)
Radio: WFAN 660 AM and 101.9 FM Bob Papa, Carl Banks and Howard Cross (Field reporter) Dial Global Radio: Dave Sims, James Lofton, Hub Arkush (Field reporter). SIRIUS: 94 (DGR), 92 (GB), 93 (NYG) XM: 227 (DGR), 225 (GB), 226 (NYG)
The Line: Giants by 2 1/2; O/U 50 1/2
Last Reg Season Game: 12/4/11: Packers 38 at Giants 35. Green Bay K Mason Crosby hits 31-yard FG as time expires. Packers QB Aaron Rodgers has 4 TD passes & LB Clay Matthews adds 38-yard INT-TD.
Series: Packers 27-21-2
Streaks: Packers have won 6 of past 7 in reg season. Giants have won past two postseason meetings.
Stats Green Bay Giants
Packers: OUT: LB Terrell Manning (shoulder), LB Clay Matthews (hamstring), CB Sam Shields (ankle), CB Charles Woodson (collarbone) QUESTIONABLE: WR Greg Jennings (groin, abdomen), TE Andrew Quarless (knee) PROBABLE: WR Donald Driver (thumb), RB John Kuhn (hamstring), DE B.J. Raji (ankle), LB Vic So’oto (illness), LB Erik Walden (ankle)
Giants: OUT: WR Domenik Hixon (ankle), LB Jacquian Williams (knee) QUESTIONABLE: S Kenny Phillips (knee), LB Keith Rivers (calf, knee) PROBABLE:C David Baas (ankle, elbow), RB Ahmad Bradshaw (foot), DT Linval Joseph (knee), S Tyler Sash (ankle), G Chris Snee (ankle)
In past 7, QB Aaron Rodgers is 6-1 & has 24 TDs, 4 INTs & 117 rating. In 2 reg. season starts vs. NYG, is 2-0 with 773 yards (386.5 per game) & 8 TDs vs. 1 INT for 121.2 rating. Aims for 3rd in row vs. NYG with 4+ TDs. Packers are 25-0 when he starts & has 115+ rating…
WR-PR-KR Randall Cobb has 6 rec. TDs in past 4 & aims for 5th in row with TD. Is only player in NFL with 600+ KR (627), 500+ receiving (574), 200+ PR (211) & 100+ rush (115) yards. WR James Jones ties for NFC lead with 8 rec. TDs.
In past 2 reg. season meetings, WR Jordy Nelson has 8 catches for 218 yards (27.3 avg.) & TD (80 yards). In past 2 reg. season meetings, WR Greg Jennings has 14 catches for 236 yards (118 per game) & TD…
S M.D. Jennings had 72-yard INT-TD last week, 1st career TD. Since 2010 (incl. playoffs), CB Tramon Williams ties for NFL lead with 15 INTs.
In last game at NYG, LB Clay Matthews had 38-yard INT-TD, sack & FF. CB Casey Hayward leads all rookies with 5 INTs…
QB Eli Manning has 197 pass TDs & needs 2 to tie Phil Simms for most ever by Giant. In past 2 vs. GB (incl. Div.), has 106.9 rating with 6 TDs vs. 2 INTs & 677 yards (338.5 per game). Aims for 3rd in row vs. GB with 3+ TD passes, 300+ yards & 100+ rating…
Giants are 10-0 when RB Ahmad Bradshaw has 100+ rush yards…WR Victor Cruz has 28 catches for 427 yards (106.8 per game) & 5 TDs in past 4 at home.
WR Hakeem Nicks had 7 catches for 165 yards & 2 TDs (66 & 37 yards) in Div. In past 3 meetings (incl. Div.), has 18 catches for 346 yards (115.3 per game) & 5 TDs…
In past 5, DE Jason Pierre-Paul has 5 sacks, INT-TD & FF. DE Justin Tuck has sack in all 3 reg. season meetings. S Stevie Brown leads NFL with 168 INT return yds, most by Giant since 1963 (Dick Lynch). Leads NFL safeties with 5 INTs.
DE Osi Umenyiora had 2 sacks & FF in Div. Playoff. LB Michael Boley had 2 sacks in Div.