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Ahmad Bradshaw has been highly effective this season when he's been healthy. He runs well around the edges, and when he breaks a tackle he can turn on his speed to get up the field.
Brandon Jacobs has had a down year, so Bradshaw figures to get more carries throughout the big game. In the NFC Championship Game against the San Francisco 49ers, Bradshaw had 20 carries for 74 yards. Jacobs only had five carries for 13 yards.
Expect to see Bradshaw early and often against the New England Patriots. The Giants like to have a nice mix of running plays to open up plays downfield for their receivers. Bradshaw will get the rock frequently, and his blocking and receiving skills will keep him on the field.
From the Patriots' side of things, it's doubtful that BenJarvus Green-Ellis will generate a ton of yards. Their change-of-pace back, Danny Woodhead, is more of a situational guy. The Patriots just don't rely on their running backs to get a lot of offense. Their tight ends and receivers will rack up more yards.
Look for Bradshaw to be the statistical beast at running back. Something like 115 yards will be in the cards for him for the day.