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Giants Drop Preseason Opener

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DETROIT – Without quite the excitement and fanfare of the last time the Giants took the field, New York dropped its exhibition opener in Detroit, 13-10.

No trophies to hold, Patriots to dismiss or championships to win; just a ho-hum affair that will leave coach Tom Coughlin with plenty of film-room corrections to make. Lions kicker Eddie Johnson drilled a 41-yard field goal with 2:47 to play to provide the winning margin as the Giants' title defense officially began on the... Recommended Stories