The Giants' duel with quarterback Tom Brady and defending Super Bowl champion New England Patriots will be held in prime time as the NFL plan for 2019 on Wednesday begins to leak.
The 10th of October is the Thursday evening of week 6 of the regular season.
The Thursday night showdown at Gillette Stadium may be the last duel between Giants quarterback Eli Manning and Brady. Manning defeated Brady twice during his career on the way to a pair of Vince Lombardi trophies, but could not bring the Giants into the postseason for all past seven seasons since Super Bowl XLVI.
This season, the teams meet for the first time since 201
19659003] Overall, the Giants and Patriots have met 12 times in the regular season, with each team winning six games.
The NFL will release the full schedule for 2019 during a prime time at 20:00 on Wednesday night.
Here's a list of the individuals the Giants are heading to play this season both at home and abroad:
Eagles, Dallas Cowboys, Washington Redskins, Green Bay Packers, Minnesota Vikings, Miami Dolphins, Buffalo Bills, Arizona Cardinals.
Eagles Dallas Cowboys (Week 1), Washington Redskins, Patriots from New England (Week 6), Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Chicago Bears, Detroit Lions, Jets (Week 10).
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