Patriots fans celebrate a perfect regular season. (Credit: Newsday / David L. Pokress)

Patriots fans celebrate a perfect regular season.

Giants Road to the Super Bowl

The Giants' Cinderella run to the Super Bowl began when they clinched an NFC Wild Card berth.

Patriots fans celebrate a perfect regular season.
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Patriots fans celebrate a perfect regular season.

Plaxico Burress calls for pass interference after a
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Plaxico Burress calls for pass interference after a play in the end zone.

Plaxico Burress goes up and over Ellis Hobbs
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Plaxico Burress goes up and over Ellis Hobbs III for a big gain in the first quarter.

Wes Welker runs past Kawika Mitchell during the
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Wes Welker runs past Kawika Mitchell during the first quarter.

Brandon Jacobs celebrates his first quarter touchdown.
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Brandon Jacobs celebrates his first quarter touchdown.

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New York Giants wide receiver Plaxico Burress runs
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New York Giants wide receiver Plaxico Burress runs on a 33-yard touchdown reception in the fourth quarter of an NFL football game against the Washington Redskins in Landover, Md., Sunday, Sept. 23, 2007. The Giants won 24-17.

New York Giants running back Reuben Droughns (22)
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New York Giants running back Reuben Droughns (22) scores on a one-yard touchdown run against Washington Redskins linebacker Rocky McIntosh (52) during the third quarter of an NFL football game, Sunday, Sept. 23, 2007 in Landover, Md.

Washington Redskins quarterback Jason Campbell, right, is tackled
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Washington Redskins quarterback Jason Campbell, right, is tackled by New York Giants cornerback Aaron Ross (31) during the third quarter of an NFL football game, Sunday, Sept. 23, 2007, in Landover, Md. The Giants won, 24-17.

Santana Moss #89 of the Washington Redskins catches
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Santana Moss #89 of the Washington Redskins catches a pass between Corey Webster #23 and Sam Madison #29 of the New York Giants at FedEx Field September 23, 2007 in Landover, Maryland.

Jarrett Bush #24 of the Green Bay packers
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Jarrett Bush #24 of the Green Bay packers dives to tackle Derrick Ward #34 of the New York Giants on September 16, 2007 at Giants Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey.

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Giants wide receiver Steve Smith catches a tipped
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Giants wide receiver Steve Smith catches a tipped pass in the fourth quarter with Packers cornerback Charles Woodson defending.

Giants cornerback Corey Webster intercepts a Brett Favre
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Giants cornerback Corey Webster intercepts a Brett Favre pass in front of Packers receiver Donald Driver. Webster's interception in overtime set up the Giants' game-winning 47-yard field goal.

Giants kicker Lawrence Tynes (9) celebrates after kicking
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Giants kicker Lawrence Tynes (9) celebrates after kicking the game-winning field goal in overtime. Holder Jeff Feagles (18) reacts at right. (Jan. 20, 2008)

Giants defensive end Osi Umenyiora (72) pressures New
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Giants defensive end Osi Umenyiora (72) pressures New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady in the third quarter.

Tom Brady of the New England Patriots gets
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Tom Brady of the New England Patriots gets up off the ground after being sacked by defensive end Michael Strahan.

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David Tyree celebrates after his 5-yard touchdown reception
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David Tyree celebrates after his 5-yard touchdown reception in the fourth quarter against the New England Patriots.

Giants receiver David Tyree (85) catches a 32-yard
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Giants receiver David Tyree (85) catches a 32-yard pass in the clutches of New England Patriots safety Rodney Harrison (37) during the fourth quarter.

New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning (10) celebrates
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New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning (10) celebrates after his 13-yard touchdown pass to Plaxico Burress in the fourth quarter for what would be the game-winning touchdown.

New York Giants receiver Plaxico Burress catches the
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New York Giants receiver Plaxico Burress catches the game-winning touchdown reception in the fourth quarter against the New England Patriots.

New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin is
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New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin is doused by his player Madison Hedgecock after the Giants beat the New England Patriots 17-14 in the Super Bowl XLII football game on Sunday, Feb. 3, 2008, in Glendale, Ariz.