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RoanokeFan
11-06-2012, 08:41 AM
http://www.nypost.com/p/sports/giant...XOFhbWaUKnlMMO (http://www.nypost.com/p/sports/giants/jints_offense_missing_its_cruz_control_3Cah27IjXOF hbWaUKnlMMO)

Excerpt: "The pitch-and-catch prowess of Eli Manning and Victor Cruz has slowed to a crawl. Cruz followed up a two-catch outing at Dallas with a low-impact, five-catch showing in the 24-20 loss to the Steelers.It’s not for a lack of trying, as Manning targeted Cruz 11 times.

“It’s just a matter of in the course of the game, when things happen that kind of derail us or things that happen that we don’t expect to see coverage-wise, we just have to do a good job adjusting to that,’’ Cruz said.

There has been plenty of talk about “miscommunications’’ as Manning and Cruz are clearly not on the same page.

“I think that hopefully we can, you know, get back on the same page and deliver and be able to communicate as we have in the past,” coach Tom Coughlin said. “Hopefully it will be this week.’’
Asked if the offense is in a slump, Coughlin said: “I don’t know what that is. This is not baseball.’’ Read more...