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"Everyone knows their place in our huddle and everyone knows who the leader is," tackle Kareem McKenzie told the newspaper this week as the Giants prepare for Sunday's NFC Wild Card Game against the Atlanta Falcons. "Eli (Manning) talks and we listen. He's in control, he has the information we need to move down the field. I personally have never seen anything like that."
"I could not conceive of chaos breaking out in Eli's huddle," Carr said. "It's not in the makeup of the team or the leaders we pick."
Giants defensive tackle Dave Tollefson told The Times that captains are a necessary part of the game.
"You can't have a football team at any level without captains," Tollefson said. "In the ultimate team game, where one player often has to sacrifice his body for a teammate's gain, you need leaders who show the way."