Giants' task: Daniel Jones must solve ex-Jets coach Todd Bowles' stifling blitzkrieg defense vs. Buccaneers

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Giants' task: Daniel Jones must solve ex-Jets coach Todd Bowles' stifling blitzkrieg defense vs. Buccaneers
Giants' task: Daniel Jones must solve ex-Jets coach Todd Bowles' stifling blitzkrieg defense vs. Buccaneers

TAMPA -- Beginning Sunday, the Giants will use the final 14 games of the season not just to see what they have in rookie quarterback Daniel Jones, but try to turn around a dismal stretch of starting 0-2 in six of the past seven seasons. It won't take long to see how much of Jones' preseason success -- he completed 85.3 percent of his passes for 416 yards and two touchdowns -- was the byproduct of facing vanilla defenses, or because of the best attributes of his skillset. In his first start, Jones will go face to face with one of the NFL's more aggressive defensive minds. Todd Bowles, the former Jets head coach, is Bruce Arians' defensive coordinator with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Bowles has a

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