After recording only six sacks through the first seven games of the season, the New York Giants have tallied eight in the past two weeks.
The NY Giants: First 7 games — 6 sacks Last 2 games — 8 sacks
— NFL on ESPN (@ESPNNFL) November 11, 2013
The Giants defense has improved dramatically overall since they acquired Jon Beason in a trade with the Panthers. They seem to be more in sync with one another and player better team defense.
With Eli Manning still playing below average football, the Giants need their defense to carry them until they can get things going.