Rich Resch: Looks like the Giants are getting healthy at the right time (I just jinxed it...get the stretcher ready), and when both of these teams are playing up to their full potential, the Giants have the slight edge. That's no disrespect to the Falcons, who are a talented and balanced team, but I don't think they have the upside or ability to make a deep run in these playoffs. Plus, the home-field advantage can't hurt.
No secondary matches up well with Roddy White and Julio Jones, so the pass rush will have to be ferocious once again. Stopping Michael Turner will also be key so that the D-line can focus on getting to Ryan, but the matchup I'm most excited for is Michael Boley vs. Tony Gonzalez. The Falcons' ability to complete short and medium passes and neutralize the pass rush will decide the game....Giants win, 28-24