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What is the meaning of this?

The preseason opener is clearly a lot more important to the Jets than the Giants

Updated: August 16, 2010, 5:31 PM ET
By Jane McManus | ESPNNewYork.com

Cue the "Monday Night Football" theme. With the bragging rights for the new Meadowlands on the line tonight, the New York Giants and the New York Jets will square off in ...

I can't do it. There's plenty of symbolism here, but when it comes to the football, tonight's game is utterly meaningless. That may seem sacrilegious, but the Giants could serve as a poster group for the Hospital for Special Surgery and it makes no sense to risk their bodies in a preseason game.

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