Giants vs. Eagles Game Report

LB MICHAEL BARROW ties for 2nd among LBs with 3 forced fumbles.<BR><BR>

GIANTS: Club 40-5 (.889) under head coach JIM FASSEL when leading at half……QB KERRY COLLINS leads NFL with 373 attempts & 219 completions & NFC with 2,387 passing yards. Has passed for 250+ yards in 3 of past 4 vs. Phil……RB TIKI BARBER rushed for 120 yards vs. Falcons, his 12th career 100-yard game, 3rd-most in team history. Rushed for career-best 203 yards vs. Phil on 12/28/02. Had 10 catches vs. Atl, giving him 396 career, passing JOE MORRISON (395) for most in franchise history. RB DORSEY LEVENS rushed for 411 yards, averaging 5.5 yards per carry for 2002 Eagles……WR AMANI TOOMER leads club with 693 yards (37 catches). WR IKE HILLIARD on pace for career-best 84 receptions……Defense has 28 sacks, most in NFL……DE MICHAEL STRAHAN has 9.0 sacks in past 6 games & 105.5 in career, 4th-most among active players. Has 17.5 sacks vs. Phil & 10.5 vs. Eagles McNabb, tops vs. any club……LB MICHAEL BARROW ties for 2nd among LBs with 3 forced fumbles……EAGLES: Club has won 6 of past 7 after 0-2 start. Team 8-4 under head coach ANDY REID vs. current NFC East foes in Nov. & Dec……QB DONOVAN MC NABB has 76 career TD passes & needs 1 to pass SONNY JURGENSEN (76) for 5th-most in team history. Ranks 1st in NFL among QBs with 239 yards rushing. Seeks his 4th consecutive win as starter vs. Giants……Eagles 11 rushing TDs tie for 3rd (StL) most in NFL (KC, 16, GB 12). Club averaging 4.7 yards per rushing attempt, 4th-best in NFL. RB DUCE STALEY had career-long 64-yard run (TD) vs. NYG on 12/27/98......Eagles are 10-1 (.909) when QB McNabb & WR JAMES THRASH connect for TD. WR TODD PINKSTON had game-winning 6-yard TD catch vs. GB……Rookie 2nd-round TE L.J. SMITH has 17 receptions for 215 yards & has led club in receiving yards 4 times in '03……DT COREY SIMON has 22.0 career sacks & needs 3 to become 4th DT in club history with 25 career (JEROME BROWN, KEN CLARKE, ANDY HARMON)……LB NATE WAYNE had 1st INT with club last week.


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