Giants' pass rush in Belichick's head

Coach wary of Big Blue's big 4 as G-Men, Pats play for first time since Super Bowl XLII

Updated: November 2, 2011, 5:16 PM ET
By Johnette Howard | ESPNNewYork.com

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- The Giants and Patriots keep stressing so much has changed in the three years since they last met, in arguably the greatest Super Bowl ever played, that it won't have much resonance when they play again on Sunday.

But that's not totally true. There is one part of the equation that is not much different. Tom Brady is still considered one of the top two quarterbacks in the league. And the Giants' defense -- then and now -- still has the only counter that's ever reliably ...

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