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New York has an array of weapons on offense that they will look to deploy against the 49ers.
The Giants have been playing do or die football for over a month now, and enter this game with a 4-0 record in NFC Championship games.
Eli Manning threw for 311 yards and two touchdowns the last time they played the 49ers. Manning threw a costly interception however, and two total in that game.
On Sunday, he will need to play flawlessly if the Giants want to win.
Victor Cruz is going to be important for the Giants as well. Even if he does not put up a lot of yards, he will attract attention from the defense and open things up for Hakeem Nicks and Mario Manningham.
Cruz was on a tear entering the playoffs and did his part to get the Giants in the playoffs. Since the playoffs began he has warranted a lot of attention.
Nicks has been able to put up huge numbers with the defense focusing more on Cruz, reeling in 13 catches for 280 yards and four touchdowns in two games.
A crucial element to the game will be the deep throw by Manning.
He leads the league with 96 15+ yard attempts and 44 completions. He also was second in the league in 30-yard completions.
The 49ers secondary is very good, meaning Manning will have to be precise with these attempts.
On defense, the Giants have looked like a different team in the last few weeks.
They have thrown all the numbers out the window that they were burdened with in the regular season. They are clearly improving and are now healthy.
The dominant Giants line will be trying to disrupt Alex Smith's management of the game.
Alex Smith is going to be handing the ball off a lot in this one. The Giants have to get to not only Smith, but also Frank Gore in the backfield.
As for New York's backfield, Brandon Jacobs and Ahmad Bradshaw need to be productive from the beginning of the game.
Last week against the Green Bay Packers, they did most of their damage when the game was already put away.
If they are able to carry over that momentum this week, then they might be able to break through on the best rush defense in the league.
If the run game is not there however, the Giants cannot waste time trying to get it going.
Their strength is the passing game.
If the Giants are able to get the production from Manning and the receivers, they will be on their way to Indianapolis for the Super Bowl.
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