Martellus Bennett becomes all the more important now that Hakeem Nicks isn't playing on Thursday night.
Bennett has impressed during the first two games, scoring a touchdown in each game and accumulating 112 yards on nine receptions, which ranks third on the team.
Panthers linebackers will likely be responsible for sticking Bennett, which has shown to be no easy task.
Bennett's routes have been clean, and while he has dropped a couple of potential touchdown passes, he's still a threat every time he steps onto the field.
Carolina had an issue covering Saints tight end Jimmy Graham in Week 2, as he hauled in seven receptions for 71 yards and a touchdown.
Not only is this matchup important in the Giants' passing game, but in the run game as well, due to Bennett's excellent blocking skills in the ground game.
Keep an eye on this one.
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