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RoanokeFan
12-24-2012, 07:23 AM
http://www.nj.com/giants/index.ssf/2012/12/post_32.html

Excerpt: "The pass wasn’t the prettiest. The ball wobbled 43 yards in the air, underthrown to its intended target. But Rueben Randle made the necessary adjustment on Eli Manning’s throw. The Giants' rookie wide receiver came back for the ball and made the leaping catch for 43 yards on the first play of the Giants' third drive against the Ravens Sunday.

Already down 14-0 after two three-and-outs to begin the game, it was the type of play that has sparked the Giants offense in the past — big pass plays leading to quick scores. It appeared to be the case again; four plays later, David Wilson was backflipping after a 14-yard touchdown to cut the Ravens’ lead to a score.

"We thought that was something that would get us going a little bit and right after David Wilson scored and we thought we were going to get the ball rolling," wide receiver Victor Cruz said.

But they didn't. Unlike last season, when Victor Cruz's 99-yard touchdown ignited a Christmas Eve comeback win over the Jets that coach Tom Coughlin credits for turning around the Giants' season on the way to winning another Super Bowl, the Giants couldn't sustain the production." Read more...