Umenyiora was a member of the Giants Super Bowl XLII and XLVI championship teams. A second-round draft choice in 2003, he played 10 seasons for the Giants. Umenyiora was selected to two Pro Bowls and is fourth on the franchise’s career list with 75.0 regular-season sacks. XLVI. He was the only member of the 2007 world champions to play in the Pro Bowl. That season, the Giants had an NFL-high 53 sacks, thanks largely to their three outstanding defensive ends. Umenyiora led the way with 13.0. Tuck, another two-time Pro Bowler, had 10.0, and Strahan had 9.0 in his final season. On Sept. 23, 2007, Umenyiora set the Giants’ single-game franchise record with 6.0 sacks of Philadelphia’s Donovan McNabb in Giants Stadium. In 10 postseason games, Umenyiora had 5.5 sacks, tying him with Tuck for fourth on that franchise list.
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