Brandon Carr

Rams-Giants: 2 teams headed in opposite directions

The Giants and Rams face off Sunday following their bye week.

While the Giants desperately needed some time off to figure out why they have been the NFL's biggest disappointment, the Rams probably could have skipped the hiatus after becoming the league's most pleasant surprise.

Not helping New York one bit is turmoil in the secondary and locker room. For the second time in a month, coach Ben McAdoo suspended a cornerback for breaking team rules. First it was Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie, who missed one game. Now, it's Janoris Jenkins.

Considering the Giants are 1-6 and the Rams (5-2) have shown plenty of firepower on offense, that's a bad omen for New York.