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SUPER BOWL XLVI CHAMPIONS

THEY MUST BE GIANTS

BY DAMON HACK | JIM TROTTER | TIM LAYDEN | PHIL TAYLOR | PETER KING

Protected by David Baas (64) and David Diehl (66), MVP ELI MANNING led the Giants to a 21--17 victory over the Patriots in Indianapolis

PHOTOON THE COVER PHOTOGRAPH BY SIMON BRUTY