Oct 3, 2016; Minneapolis, MN, USA; New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning (10) reacts after a failed fourth down conversion during the fourth quarter against the Minnesota Vikings at U.S. Bank Stadium. The Vikings defeated the Giants 24-10. Mandatory Credit: Brace Hemmelgarn-USA TODAY Sports /
Maybe the times were changing. Maybe $200 million would not have been spent in vain. Maybe the New York Giants could rise above the sound and fury and break out of this perpetual slump. But maybe, it would be the same old Giants. Glitzy free agent acquisitions and all may be the reason why they find themselves embarrassingly outplayed in a prime time game.