1:00 PM ET, October 13, 2002
No, because you want your best player on the field. The Falcons benefited today from the way the Giants manage games poorly and play to the level of their competition. Against a tougher, more consistent opponent, they'll need Michael Vick.
Question on the Giants: Is there any team in the league more inconsistent or unpredictable?
Eric Allen played cornerback for 14 NFL seasons with the Eagles, Saints and Raiders.
Zeigler, the Giants starting center, played for the first time since having surgery on his right knee in January. He started at right guard for Whittle, out with back spasms. Sehorn, who also had surgery in January, started his first game this season for Peterson. ... Giants rookies Tim Carter and Daryl Jones each had his first career reception. ... Reeves thinks the Falcons lost rookie LB Will Overstreet for the season with a shoulder injury. Warrick Dunn hed seven catches for 69 yards for the Falcons. ... Hilliard had seven catches for 76 yards for New York.