The Giants surprised everyone this season, rising above injuries and inconsistent play to eek into the playoffs and ultimately secure the franchise’s fourth Super Bowl trophy.
But the road to the XLVI was hard given the rash of injuries that hindered the team.
Seven key Giants missed more than 100 games this season. Yet they still won the Super Bowl.
So, the optimist in you is wondering how much easier might this year’s Super Bowl run have been but for all those injuries?
Well, we’ll never know.
But here’s a look at how the top seven players who spent time a lot of time on injured reserve this year could really help the G-Men repeat as Super Bowl champs by staying healthy next year.