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2007 all over again?

Neil Best says hosting the Super Bowl in

Neil Best says hosting the Super Bowl in New York would bring some buzz to a two-week run-up that has become predictable and dull. Credit: AP, 2007

This is starting to look so similar to 2007 that it's getting downright scary. 

2007: Giants just get into the playoffs with a late-season surge, win three straight games to get into the Super Bowl. 

2011: Giants just get into the playoffs with a late-season surge, win three straight games to get into the Super Bowl. 

2007: Giants nearly blow their chance late in the season with a brutal home loss to the Redskins. 

2011: Giants nearly blow their chance late in the season with a brutal home loss to the Redskins.

2007: Giants win the NFC Championship Game on the road in overtime with a Lawrence Tynes field goal. 

2011: Giants win the NFC Championship Game on the road in overtime with a Lawrence Tynes field goal. 

2007: Giants face the Patriots in the Super Bowl. Patriots are favored. 

2011: Giants face the Patriots in the Super Bowl. Patriots are favored. 

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