Excerpt: "Kevin Gilbride knows he’s starting to push it, so much so that he knocks on wood when the subject of his patchwork receiving corps comes up. He loses a couple of receivers and Ramses Barden steps up. Then it’s Domenik Hixon. It’s just like last year when, out of nowhere, came Victor Cruz.
It’s a wonderful thing for the Giants’ offensive coordinator to have so many players taking advantage of their unexpected opportunities. But even he wonders when all the good fortune will run out.
“Collectively we’ve been able to get (performances from) guys that probably most people would’ve thought there would be a terrific or dramatic fall off,” Gilbride says. “There hasn’t been — knock on wood — so hopefully we can keep it going. You do reach a point, if you keep losing them, that’s the point of no return.
“I don’t think we’ve reached that point.”Read more...