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The New York Giants had an up-and-down season in 2012 and two games in December of last season were a perfect example of that rollercoaster ’12 campaign.
On December 9 the Giants put up 52 points in a 52-27 win over the New Orleans Saints. Just seven days later, the Giants were shutout 34-0 by the Falcons. It was the third time since 1966 (start of the Super Bowl era) that a team had scored 50-plus points one week and then was shutout the following week. Here’s a quick look at those three cases.