The New York Giants have placed DE Mathias Kiwanuka on the injured reserve, which ends his 2010 NFL season and it may end his career with the Giants.
This is the second time in the last four years that Kiwanuka's season has ended early. The talented defensive end is in the final year of his contract, which seriously jeopardizes his future with the team.
Despite the injury to one of their best defensive players, the New York Giants will still win the NFC.
After Week 7, the Giants are 5-2 and have won four games in a row. Their two losses have come to Tennessee Titans and the Indianapolis Colts.
The New York Giants are currently enjoying their bye week, after handing a devastating loss to the Dallas Cowboys and injuring Tony Romo.
Here are five reasons why the New York Giants are the best team in the NFC and why they will win the conference.