The New York Giants are back on top.
When they lost to the Redskins at home to fall to 7-7 on the season, no one thought Tom Coughlin would be hoisting the Lombardi Trophy a few short months later. But as the photo above shows, the Giants are once again champions of the football world.
It was a roller-coaster season for Big Blue, who dealt with major injuries, close losses to good teams and shocking losses to bad teams. But they got hot at the right time, and as surreal as it may seem, the Giants are Super Bowl champions.
Here's a player-by-player breakdown of every player who was active for at least one game during the 2011 season.