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Giants say they remember Jerry Jones’ comments

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Before the season, Cowboys owner Jerry Jones urged fans to “come to Cowboys Stadium and watch us beat the Giants’ asses.” Jones took some heat for those comments, but when the Cowboys beat the Giants in Week One, he appeared to be vindicated.

However, the Giants are now coming to Cowboys Stadium, and they say they remember Jones’ comments as they prepare to kick the Cowboys’ asses.

“We take pride in the billboard postings and different things, which motivates our team,” Giants running back Ahmad Bradshaw told the Star-Ledger. “We just use it all for motivation for our team.”

Giants safety Antrel Rolle said his team is looking for payback in Dallas.

“Obviously Dallas beat us the first game of the season, so we are definitely looking for get-back,” Rolle said. “We’re definitely looking for some get-back at this point in time.”

The Giants are 3-0 at Cowboys Stadium, which opened in 2009, and Bradshaw said, “We have fun in Dallas stadium.” Jones’ comments may make winning in Dallas on Sunday a little more fun.

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48 Responses to “Giants say they remember Jerry Jones’ comments”
  1. Mr. Wright 212 says: Oct 23, 2012 2:06 PM

    Indeed it shall.

  2. jmsincla says: Oct 23, 2012 2:10 PM

    “Giants say quite a lot” would also be a fitting headline.

  3. daysend564 says: Oct 23, 2012 2:12 PM

    They used this for their first game too. We know how that ended…

  4. brooklyndoingit11 says: Oct 23, 2012 2:16 PM

    Yet another opponent of the Giants that master is talking trash, yet won’t cut the muster vs the Defending Champs… Last week it was the Skins fans trash talking and bringing up last years wins to boost. I’m sure the Cowboy faithful will bring up week 1 in this blog posting however what matters is we are 5-2 and they are 3-3 on the way to 3-4… Eli to Cruuuuuzzzz get use to hearing that from play by play announcers

  5. justintuckrule says: Oct 23, 2012 2:19 PM

    Whoever made the schedule should be shot. These two teams shouldn’t be finished playing each other for the season by the end of October.

  6. icanspeel says: Oct 23, 2012 2:20 PM

    And now the Cowboys will remember what the Giants said remembering what Jerry Jones said.

  7. bigbenh8tr says: Oct 23, 2012 2:21 PM

    Should have used it as motivation last time, when it was directed at your team for that game.
    Easy to say you REALLY wanted to win the second game.
    Victor Cruz won’t see the endzone all day.

  8. greggoldberg says: Oct 23, 2012 2:21 PM

    Was kinda hoping he was referring to the glory hole comments tbh.

  9. cooklynn17 says: Oct 23, 2012 2:22 PM

    Great, I wouldn’t expect anything less. Now let’s show this plastic face big mouth fool who is in charge and who is the defending world champions.

    Blue all the way….Giants Football

    All In…

  10. cooklynn17 says: Oct 23, 2012 2:23 PM

    daysend564 says: Oct 23, 2012 2:12 PM

    They used this for their first game too. We know how that ended…
    ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
    Here’s what else we know……How the season ended last year.

  11. punkmonkeyfaces says: Oct 23, 2012 2:24 PM

    If what Jerry said was not motivating enough for them to beat Dallas in week 1, then what makes it any more motivating now?

  12. bigbluenationdb says: Oct 23, 2012 2:25 PM

    I think all the division games should be played in the second half of the season. Just my opinion.

    First game Dallas took it to us on our homefield. Hopefully not having a high school corner (Tyron)out on the field this week will help the Giants defense.

  13. ilovefoolsball says: Oct 23, 2012 2:29 PM

    Well there is a good chance they will beat the cowboys in cowboys stadium because that place has no home field advantage.

  14. jibberator says: Oct 23, 2012 2:30 PM

    Being “defending champs”…they sure aren’t doing a very good job at it.

  15. musicman495 says: Oct 23, 2012 2:35 PM

    The more important question is whether the Cowboys remember Joe Gibbs’ comments?

  16. nflgiant says: Oct 23, 2012 2:37 PM

    Giants have the best QB,so they are playing on the road,by far the best big game road team in the nfl,with the best deep thrower in tight game situations.Get ready Dallas here they come.

  17. gcsuk says: Oct 23, 2012 2:38 PM

    jmsincla says:
    Oct 23, 2012 2:10 PM
    “Giants say quite a lot” would also be a fitting headline.
    ——————————————————–

    “Giants say quite a lot and back it up” would be a more fitting headline.

    jibberator says:
    Oct 23, 2012 2:30 PM
    Being “defending champs”…they sure aren’t doing a very good job at it.
    ———————————————————-
    They are 5-2. 3 teams in the league have a better record than them, and 3 more are tied. And, since they technically can’t defend their crown until the playoffs start, exactly what aren’t they doing a good job OF?

  18. tbpdog says: Oct 23, 2012 2:38 PM

    The Giants should win this game, because they are the better team, and playing great, while Dallas is barely getting by.

    But NY talks more trash than anyone…which is fine, but they always cry like baby’s if another team says anything.

    They can’t use this as a rallying cry, because they went on and on and cried about it before the last game.

  19. hilltopterry says: Oct 23, 2012 2:53 PM

    Another divison loss for the Giants that will make 3, yeah that’s right. Go Boys

  20. divan22 says: Oct 23, 2012 2:55 PM

    Hahaha. So predictable.

    Jerry already made it clear BEFORE WEEK 1 that he misspoke and was referring to the Week 1 game when he made that comment.

    But since the Giants took it on the chin in that game, now let’s all pretend that Jerry was actually referring to their Week 8 matchup.

  21. tombradyswig says: Oct 23, 2012 2:55 PM

    giants are 1-2 in the div right now. hahah

  22. libertynchurch says: Oct 23, 2012 3:07 PM

    GMen D will outscore Dallas. GMen big. 31-10.

  23. greysolon says: Oct 23, 2012 3:15 PM

    It wasn’t good enough motivation back then, but two months later it’s supposed to be even better motivation? Uh….

  24. badintent says: Oct 23, 2012 3:18 PM

    The Raiders won all their division games last year or the year before and finished 6-10. Division games are important but overrated like the Cowgirls.Remember Skip Bayless’s book “Boys will be Boys ?”. The pilot of Jerry’s private jet said “Jerry and a stewardess would go into the private room and the plane would have some very mild shaking for a minute. ”

    I rest my case.

  25. brooklyndoingit11 says: Oct 23, 2012 3:20 PM

    I guess this site didnt take kindly to my comments directed at you Cowboy fans, but anyhow please Sit Down And Be Quiet you have no room to talk to any other fan base

  26. ripseau says: Oct 23, 2012 3:25 PM

    I’m beginning to hate the giants more than the cowboys. Congrats giants, that was really a big accomplishment

  27. originalsteelcurtain says: Oct 23, 2012 3:25 PM

    Jerry Jones is living example of why GM’s should be seen but not heard.

    Giants win an payback fashion 27 -20

  28. jaymc1988 says: Oct 23, 2012 3:29 PM

    theres nothing more beautiful in the NFL then jerry jones every year talking about superbowl this and that, and talking about the giants..then in the 4th quarter watching his facial expressions as eli tears through that defense on his way to another W in dallas stadium…still havnt forgot eli winning dallas stadium opener then the look on JJ face was a thing of beauty..

  29. willardj says: Oct 23, 2012 3:30 PM

    Finally, Jerry Jones comes out from behind the curtain. You never get a clue with this guy.

  30. jaymc1988 says: Oct 23, 2012 3:35 PM

    jibberator says:
    Oct 23, 2012 2:30 PM
    Being “defending champs”…they sure aren’t doing a very good job at it.
    _________________

    uhhhhhhhhh..what? where have u been. 5-2 ..1st place in division..2nd or 3rd in the entire division..yeah ur right..terrible job..

  31. snargi01 says: Oct 23, 2012 3:42 PM

    “We take pride in OLD billboard postings and different things, which motivates our team,” Giants running back Ahmad Bradshaw told the Star-Ledger. “Next we’re going after those teams who said Phil Simms would never win a Superbowl.”

  32. emfsocial78 says: Oct 23, 2012 3:44 PM

    What’s funny is the Giant’s have been talking for weeks now. Bradshaw said he expected to be able to run against SF. JPP told RG3 not to come to his side. And now this. Notice the Giants have been winning. It’s funny how so many don’t realize the Giants only talk when they know there good. It’s a show of confidence. I sense that the fans of others team can sense the monster is growing in NY. The bad thing for other teams is the Giants are actually getting healthy which they haven’t been so far.

  33. raidernation210 says: Oct 23, 2012 3:54 PM

    badintent says:
    Oct 23, 2012 3:18 PM
    The Raiders won all their division games last year or the year before and finished 6-10. Division games are important but overrated like the Cowgirls.Remember Skip Bayless’s book “Boys will be Boys ?”. The pilot of Jerry’s private jet said “Jerry and a stewardess would go into the private room and the plane would have some very mild shaking for a minute. ”

    I rest my case

    ————————————————

    It was two years ago and the Raiders finshed 8-8

  34. brooklyndoingit11 says: Oct 23, 2012 3:55 PM

    I’m convinced Cowboy fans would still run their mouth if they went 0-18 by saying things such as “yeah but did you see how we lead in the 3rd Q of that week 8 game” smdh this is the reason the Cowboys will continue to be trash and a non factor in the NFL, because the fan base likes Jerry Jones being a loud mouth and doing post game interviews, and giving out injury reports, you fools don’t realize he’s the real reason you guys haven’t won in 18yrs. As a Giants fan I hope he continues to run his mouth and run the Boy’s into the ground

  35. thompgk says: Oct 23, 2012 4:00 PM

    Wait, so what happened in Week 1?

    Doesn’t the trash talk and bulletin board material usually happen for the game right after its said?

    I mean, Jerry makes the pep rally speech and then the Giants are like “Yeah, you just wait until we come to your house. Forget about the Week 1 game between us, we’ve got that week 8 game circled!!”

  36. heyooo says: Oct 23, 2012 4:01 PM

    tombradyswig says:
    Oct 23, 2012 2:55 PM
    giants are 1-2 in the div right now. hahah

    ———————————————————

    giants are in 1st place in the div right now. haha

  37. n0hopeleft says: Oct 23, 2012 4:14 PM

    tombradyswig says:
    Oct 23, 2012 2:55 PM
    giants are 1-2 in the div right now. hahah

    _______________________________

    Hahahaha.. That is so funny right?

    What were we last year in the division?

    Oh, that’s right, 3-3..

    How did that turn out for us?

    Ultimate FAIL by you.

  38. toonloonboon says: Oct 23, 2012 4:17 PM

    this is all a setup and all the owners and players are in on it. they talk garbage just so the ratings can be as high as possible. mo’ ratings = mo’ money. they are all in it together. jerry jones parties with opposing players. he had joe gibbs in his locker room last week. they all love each other actually.

  39. taintedlombardis says: Oct 23, 2012 4:19 PM

    Eli Manning is the poster child of it’s better to be lucky than good. In Jerry World I doubt the refs will bail the Giants out like they did against the Skins. Offsides when there wasn’t, questionable illegal motion, a phantom “leg whip”, an egregious hands to the face the refs ignore, and Lochlear holding Kerrigan all day…yup, if the game is called properly the Skins and RG3 roll all over the Giants and it’s not even close.

  40. imbetterthanyou says: Oct 23, 2012 5:26 PM

    taintedlombardis –

    All those lucky 4th qtr/OT comebacks…soooo lucky.

  41. trefkennedy says: Oct 23, 2012 5:57 PM

    Well it’s time we should have beaten the ravens, let’s see how this ends in the house Eli built, it’s teamCowboys

  42. taintedlombardis says: Oct 23, 2012 6:11 PM

    The only thing Giants fans can point to is garbage cherry-picked situational stats to try to paint Eli as some awesome quarterback. Just because you’re behind in the 4th, and the offense scores, doesn’t mean the quarterback worked some kind of magic. It was probably his fault the team was losing in the first place. It’s a team sport. The truth is it took him five years to get his QB rating over 77. Pretty pathetic in the passing era. If not for a dropped interception and a miracle catch, he puts up what…10 points against the Pats in the first Superbowl? What about the Kyle Williams bounty fumbles last year? And the dropped Wes Welker pass? His exploits seem to be more or less his opponents effing up than some great heroics. The list goes on and on. I think fans of most teams are more stressed when their squad goes up against an Aaron Rodgers than an Eli Manning.

  43. kev86 says: Oct 23, 2012 7:20 PM

    Can we get the still shot of Jerry in his box after his Cowboys blew it against the Champs last year? Makes me laugh every time. Thanks.

    Eli is the modern day Montana and 3-0 in Dallas new stadium. First win ever in that place was a giants win. Eli signed the wall to confirm.

    See ya Sunday Cowgirls.

    P.s love how Aikman said how lame Dallas fans are for home games last week.

  44. kev86 says: Oct 23, 2012 7:22 PM

    Eli is the modern day Joe Montana. Dallas fans wish they had a two time SB MVP playing for them Sunday.

  45. ccralb1djo says: Oct 23, 2012 9:44 PM

    taintedlombardis – the only stat that matters is SB Wins and MVPs. Manning has 2 SB rings in 5 years and was the SB MVP in both. Sure Aaron Rodgers is a great QB, but if you can’t see Eli’s greatness, you are either just a sore loser, or a very poor evaluator of talent. Eli proved he is elite and we’ll just see how he leads the Giants to another victory this weekend.

  46. ccralb1djo says: Oct 23, 2012 9:50 PM

    I also love how every team that loses to the Giants (and their fans) claim they had a BAD game and it was their play that lost the game, not the GREAT play of Big Blue. It is precisely the GREAT play of the Giants, that causes the poor play of these teams they beat. Whether it is San Francisco, Dallas or Green Bay, the Giants played great on their SB run and continue to play well this year. They were and are still the better team. The Dallas loss came in the first game of the season came with half the defensive backfield missing and the offense out of sync. Dallas came ready to play and beat us soundly. Time for some payback and yes Jerry can eat crow (again).

  47. blu4l1fe says: Oct 24, 2012 9:55 AM

    We can all agree that talk is cheap and that most of the players do talk trash. We can also agree that we’ll be going back and forth with this Giants this or Cowboys that but really when it comes down to it, is how the season ends, agree?

    Look, FACT is, people love to hate on Big Blue because they play mediocre during the season, even barely making .500 but when the playoffs come, they seem to figure things out. I think, out of everything, this is what haters can’t stand. And the FACT that their team cannot, CANNOT duplicate this success. Admit it, I am a Giants fan and it’s downright crazy. Would I rather them get 11 wins and run all over the division and win the SB, HELL YEAH, but guess what, the team as it is at the moment, isn’t built like that. So, with that being said, we’ll just have to settle for what we can get, hey at least, we make the playoffs, right? Even you guys can’t deny that.

    So, Cowboys fans, let’s stick with the facts shall we:

    Boys haven’t really been successful in the past few years. As a matter of fact, it kills you guys that ELI has won all of his games (3-0, I believe) in his home away from home. And, let’s not forget, have 2 SBs to Romo’s big fat 0. FACT is, AGAIN, you guys would really, REALLY be sore when Eli does it again this Sunday, on his way, more than likely to another SB.

    And guess what, even if the Cowboys win Sunday’s game, what is that, one win? You can rest assure, as they have shown, they cannot maintain a streak and may falter at seasons end. SOOOOO, enjoy the game, coz I will.

  48. bosspower says: Oct 25, 2012 8:39 AM

    In Week one The Giants Secondary was thin. Tony Romo was lookin like Troy Aikman out there Vs that Week One Secondary. But now coming into this game, Hakeem Nicks is healthy, Cruz is on a roll ((Dropped 5 Passes in 1st game)) and it is the Cowboys who have some issues, like Sean Lee Out for season, Demarco Murray not playing, and the Giants are 1-2 in the division so they actually need this game and will play like they need this game. The Giants can roll into the Bye week sporting a fresh 8-2 record, and rest up and finish the stretch run lookin for the number 1 seed in the NFC. 6-2 coming right up in Dallas!!!!!

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