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Packers-Giants game has historic overtones

Today's Packers-Giants playoff game features two of the most storied franchises in NFL history. CBS New York reporter Paul Dottino says there are three key matchups that will determine who eventually comes out on top.
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The Packers-Giants playoff game Sunday afternoon features two of the most storied franchises in NFL history. CBS New York reporter Paul Dottino says there are three key matchups that will determine who eventually comes out on top.

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