Giants 37, Packers 20

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The 37-20 win sends the No. 4-seed Giants to this year's edition of the NFC Championship Game on Sunday against the No. 2 San Francisco 49ers.

Green Bay Packers' James Starks reacts on the
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Green Bay Packers' James Starks reacts on the bench late in the second half. (Jan. 15, 2012)

New York Giants Chase Blackburn celebrates his victory
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New York Giants Chase Blackburn celebrates his victory against the Green Bay Packers at Lambeau Field. (Jan. 15, 2012)

New York Giants Eli Manning is surrounded by
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New York Giants Eli Manning is surrounded by cameras as he leaves the field after his victory against the Green Bay Packers. (Jan. 15, 2012)

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New York Giants Steve Weatherford celebrates his victory
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New York Giants Steve Weatherford celebrates his victory against the Green Bay Packers at Lambeau Field. (Jan. 15, 2012)

New York Giants Michael Boley celebrates his victory
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New York Giants Michael Boley celebrates his victory against the Green Bay Packers at Lambeau Field. (Jan. 15, 2012)

New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin, left,
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New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin, left, is congratulated by Green Bay Packers head coach Mike McCarthy. (Jan. 15, 2012)

Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers, right, talks
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Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers, right, talks with New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning. (Jan. 15, 2012)

New York Giants safety Derrick Martin celebrates with
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New York Giants safety Derrick Martin celebrates with fans at the end of an NFL divisional playoff football game against the Green Bay Packers. (Jan. 15, 2012)

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Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers walks off
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Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers walks off the field after his team's 37-20 loss to the New York Giants. (Jan. 15, 2012)

New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning reacts during
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New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning reacts during the second half against the Green Bay Packers. (Jan. 15, 2012)

Michael Boley #59 of the New York Giants
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Michael Boley #59 of the New York Giants reacts after a sack in the fourth quarter against the Green Bay Packers. (Jan. 15, 2012)

Aaron Rodgers #12 of the Green Bay Packers
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Aaron Rodgers #12 of the Green Bay Packers looks on in the third quarter against the New York Giants. (Jan. 15, 2012)

Osi Umenyiora celebrates after a tackle against the
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Osi Umenyiora celebrates after a tackle against the Green Bay Packers. (Jan. 15, 2012)

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Aaron Rodgers #12 of the Green Bay Packers
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Aaron Rodgers #12 of the Green Bay Packers loses the ball in the third quarter against the New York Giants. (Jan. 15, 2012)

Green Bay Packers wide receiver Greg Jennings (85)
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Green Bay Packers wide receiver Greg Jennings (85) drops a pass in front of New York Giants cornerback Aaron Ross during the second half. (Jan. 15, 2012)

Antrel Rolle of the New York Giants runs
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Antrel Rolle of the New York Giants runs with the ball after making an interception in the second quarter against Greg Jennings and Scott Wells of the Green Bay Packers. (Jan. 15, 2012)

A.J. Hawk #50 of the Green Bay Packers
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A.J. Hawk #50 of the Green Bay Packers knocks down Eli Manning. (Jan. 15, 2012)

Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers reacts after
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Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers reacts after being sacked during the second half. (Jan. 15, 2012)

Hakeem Nicks of the New York Giants celebrates
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Hakeem Nicks of the New York Giants celebrates after making a 37-yard touchdown catch with time running out in the second quarter against the Green Bay Packers. (Jan. 15, 2012)

New York Giants wide receiver Hakeem Nicks catches
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New York Giants wide receiver Hakeem Nicks catches a touchdown pass in the end zone in front of Green Bay Packers cornerback Charles Woodson, right, at the end of the first half. (Jan. 15, 2012)

Hakeem Nicks #88 of the New York Giants
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Hakeem Nicks #88 of the New York Giants makes a 37 yard touchdown catch with time running out in the second quarter against the Green Bay Packers. (Jan. 15, 2012)

New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning reacts in
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New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning reacts in front of Green Bay Packers linebacker Clay Matthews, right, after throwing a 37-yard touchdown pass to Hakeem Nicks during the first the first half. (Jan. 15, 2012)

New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning reacts after
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New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning reacts after throwing a 66-yard touchdown pass to wide receiver Hakeem Nicks during the first the first half. (Jan. 15, 2012)

New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz makes
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New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz makes reception during the first the first half. (Jan. 15, 2012)

Hakeem Nicks #88 of the New York Giants
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Hakeem Nicks #88 of the New York Giants makes a 37 yard touchdown catch with time running out in the second quarter against Charles Woodson #21 of the Green Bay Packers. (Jan. 15, 2012)

Hakeem Nicks #88 of the New York Giants
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Hakeem Nicks #88 of the New York Giants celebrates after making a 37 yard touchdown catch with time running out in the second quarter against the Green Bay Packers. (Jan. 15, 2012)

Green Bay Packers fullback John Kuhn dives over
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Green Bay Packers fullback John Kuhn dives over New York Giants cornerback Aaron Ross during an 8-yard touchdown reception in the first the first half. (Jan. 15, 2012)

Green Bay Packers fullback John Kuhn (30) dives
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Green Bay Packers fullback John Kuhn (30) dives over New York Giants cornerback Aaron Ross during an 8-yard touchdown reception in the first the first half. (Jan. 15, 2012)

New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning reacts after
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New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning reacts after throwing a 66-yard touchdown pass to wide receiver Hakeem Nicks during the first the first half. (Jan. 15, 2012)

New York Giants wide receiver Hakeem Nicks, right,
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New York Giants wide receiver Hakeem Nicks, right, celebrates with teammate Jake Ballard, left, after a 66-yard touchdown reception in the first the first half. (Jan. 15, 2012)

Green Bay Packers fullback John Kuhn celebrates after
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Green Bay Packers fullback John Kuhn celebrates after catching an 8-yard touchdown pass during the first the first half. (Jan. 15, 2012)

Green Bay Packers fullback John Kuhn celebrates after
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Green Bay Packers fullback John Kuhn celebrates after catching an 8-yard touchdown pass during the first the first half. (Jan. 15, 2012)

New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz reacts
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New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz reacts after making a reception during the first the first half on Jan. 15, 2012.

New York Giants tight end Travis Beckum (47)
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New York Giants tight end Travis Beckum (47) breaks a tackle by Green Bay Packers linebacker A.J. Hawk during the first the first half. (Jan. 15, 2012)

Jermichael Finley #88 of the Green Bay Packers
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Jermichael Finley #88 of the Green Bay Packers reacts after a play against the New York Giants. (Jan. 15, 2012)

Hakeem Nicks #88 of the New York Giants
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Hakeem Nicks #88 of the New York Giants runs with the ball after a catch on his way to scoring a 66 yard touchdown against the Green Bay Packers. (Jan. 15, 2012)

Hakeem Nicks #88 of the New York Giants
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Hakeem Nicks #88 of the New York Giants celebrates with teammate Victor Cruz #80 after a 66 yard touchdown catch against the Green Bay Packers. (Jan. 15, 2012)

Green Bay Packers linebacker Desmond Bishop, center, breaks
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Green Bay Packers linebacker Desmond Bishop, center, breaks up a pass intended for New York Giants tight end Jake Ballard (85) during the first the first half. (Jan. 15, 2012)

New York Giants wide receiver Mario Manningham catches
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New York Giants wide receiver Mario Manningham catches a pass over Green Bay Packers safety Charlie Peprah (26) during the first the first half. (Jan. 15, 2012)

Green Bay Packers linebacker Desmond Bishop (55) breaks
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Green Bay Packers linebacker Desmond Bishop (55) breaks up a pass intended for New York Giants tight end Jake Ballard during the first the first half. (Jan. 15, 2012)

New York Giants wide receiver Mario Manningham, top,
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New York Giants wide receiver Mario Manningham, top, is tackled by Green Bay Packers safety Charlie Peprah after making a reception during the first the first half. (Jan. 15, 2012)

New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning (10) looks
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New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning (10) looks to hand the ball off to fullback Henry Hynoski, left, during the first the first half. (Jan. 15, 2012)

New York Giants defensive back Derrick Martin (22)
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New York Giants defensive back Derrick Martin (22) talks with Green Bay Packers offensive coordinator Joe Philbin, right. (Jan. 15, 2012)

Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers warms up
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Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers warms up before a divisional playoff game against the New York Giants. (Jan. 15, 2012)

New York Giants players huddle on the field
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New York Giants players huddle on the field before an NFL divisional playoff football game against the Green Bay Packers. (Jan. 15, 2012)

Eli Manning #10 of the New York Giants
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Eli Manning #10 of the New York Giants warms up prior to the playoff game against the Green Bay Packers. (Jan. 15, 2012)

Eli Manning #10 of the New York Giants
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Eli Manning #10 of the New York Giants looks on prior to the playoff game against the Green Bay Packers. (Jan. 15, 2012)

New York Giants wide receiver Hakeem Nicks catches
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New York Giants wide receiver Hakeem Nicks catches a pass during warmups before a game against the Green Bay Packers. (Jan. 15, 2012)

New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin applauds
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New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin applauds his team before an NFL divisional playoff football game against the Green Bay Packers. (Jan. 15, 2012)

New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning warms up
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New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning warms up before an NFL divisional playoff football game against the Green Bay Packers. (Jan. 15, 2012)

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