The Giants head into December tied with the Eagles atop the NFC East at 8-4 and have a legitimate chance to get to the playoffs after a one-year hiatus.
When the weather gets cold and windy, teams tend to rely on their running game and defense to win, which seems to play directly into the Giants' hands.
They have the league's No. 2 defense and No. 6 rushing offense. They are coming off a performance in their first December game where they completely dismantled the Washington Redskins, creating six turnovers and rushing for 197 yards and four touchdowns.
The most successful Giants teams have always been those who are the most physical, and with the Giants' offensive line starters getting healthy, hopefully they can impose their will on other teams.
The following slideshow examines five things the Giants will need to do to win the NFC East, which is still up in the air.