Meanwhile, the Vikings have named midseason addition Josh Freeman as their starting quarterback to jumpstart the offense, which ranks 21st in passing yards. Coming off seasons with at least nine wins each, both teams are looking to get back on track before their respective division races slip further away.
“We look at each game as the most important game of the year, whether we’re in this situation or not,” Giants coach Tom Coughlin said yesterday on a conference call with the Minnesota media. “It certainly is a very important game for us because we’re trying like heck to put ourselves in a position where we get some reinforcement for our team, our players, our fans, all of the above. I’m sure the same thing is being thought of in Minnesota, even though they do have a win.”
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