The Giants season will end before New Years Day for the second straight year. And while the on-field product was well below standard from snap one, there were several pivotal moments worth celebrating — OK, that was a bit dramatic. Nevertheless… in the second half we did see the veterans up their level for one last hurrah, and the new generation demonstrate a propensity for the big play. The top 7 moments from the last seven weeks: (all video captures courtesy of NFL Game Rewind)
#7 Michael Cox, Week 16 at Detroit
Cox’s explosive 56-yard kick return from nine-yards deep in the end zone to begin overtime — a portend of what’s to come…?
#6 Brandon Jacobs, Week 12 vs. Dallas
B-JAC turns back the clocks for perhaps his final shining moment on the NFL gridiron. This 37-yard scamper to the outside was the Giants longest run from scrimmage all season
#5 Jon Beason & Antrel Rolle, Week 13 at Washington
Robert Griffin III was sent airborne twice in the first quarter on jarring hits from Beason and Rolle respectively