As someone who has over 8 wins in the Giants total team wins for the season, nobody wants an outright Giants win in this one more than I do. With that said, I don’t think it’s my bias speaking when I say that 6 points is a lot to give an 8-3 team.
I’ll be the first to admit that the Giants havn’t looked like an 8-3 team but that defence is real and that offence is capable. Pittsburgh has to be one of the most unpredictable and overrated teams in the NFL. Big Ben is great this time of year. The Giants have won all three games they’ve played against the AFC North and have grabbed outright wins in 5 of the last 6 games between the two in Pittsburgh.
Pittsburgh’s performance last week at Indiannapolis especially on the defensive side of the ball was left a lot to be desired. When you’re getting carved up by Scott Tolzien… geezus that’s a problem. Eli, Odell, Shepherd, Cruz should cause a lot of problems for the Steelers if Tolzien is putting up over 200 yards. Luckily for the Steelers, the Colts continued to go for it on 4th down when they could’ve