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New York Giants are a professional American football team based in East Rutherford, New Jersey, part of the New York metropolitan area. The team is scheduled to play at Meadowlands Stadium beginning in the 2010 NFL season. In a unique arrangement, the team will share the stadium with the New York Jets. New York Giants are currently members of the Eastern Division of the National Football Conference (NFC) in the National Football League (NFL). They were one of five teams that joined the NFL in 1925, but the only one admitted that year which still exists.

About New York Giants

New York Giants ticketsGiants rank third among all NFL franchises with seven NFL titles: four in the pre–Super Bowl era (1927, 1934, 1938, 1956) and three since the advent of the Super Bowl (Super Bowls XXI (1986), XXV (1990), and XLII (2007). Their championship tally is surpassed only by the Green Bay Packers (12) and Chicago Bears (9). During their history, the Giants have featured 15 Hall of Fame players, including NFL Most Valuable Player (MVP) award winners Mel Hein, Frank Gifford, Charlie Conerly, Y. A. Tittle, and Lawrence Taylor.

To distinguish it from the professional baseball team of the same name, the football team was incorporated as the New York Football Giants. Although the baseball team moved to San Francisco after the 1957 season, the football team continues to use "New York Football Giants, Inc." as its legal corporate name, and is often referred to by fans and sportscasters as the "New York Football Giants". The team has also gained several nicknames, including "Big Blue," the "G-Men," the "Big Blue Wrecking Crew," and the "Jints," a name seen frequently in the New York Post, originating from the baseball team when they were based in New York.

After starting a perfect 5-0, New York lost to the likewise undefeated New Orleans Saints at their stadium by a score of 48-27, beginning a 4 game losing streak, which was broken with a 34-31 overtime victory against the Atlanta Falcons. On Thanksgiving night, they lost to the Denver Broncos 26-6. The Giants next beat the then Division leading Dallas Cowboys. A week later, with a record of 7-5, they lost to the Philadelphia Eagles, 45-38. On December 27, the Giants lost to the Carolina Panthers 41-9 in their final game at Giants Stadium, and were eliminated from playoff eligibility. The Giants finished the season 8-8.

Third year wideout Steve Smith currently leads the team with 97 receptions, 1,163 receiving yards and 7 touchdowns.