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Monday, November 17th, 2008

The Good, The Bad and The Ugly: Giants vs. Ravens

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The Baltimore Ravens had the #1 rushing defense in the NFL. But they hadn’t seen anything like Brandon Jacobs, Derrick Ward, Ahmad Bradshaw and the Giants offensive line before. When Big Blue got done smashing them in the mouth and ripping them apart, the Giants walked off the field with a 30-10 rout.

The Good

On the Giants second play from scrimmage, Jacobs bounced off the vaunted Ravens defense, rambled 36 yards up the sideline and finished off the run with a stiff-arm to a defender’s neck. Game over. Right there. Baltimore gives up an average of 65.4 rushing yards per game, and had only allowed one rushing touchdown all season. But it only took one quarter for Jacobs to stomp over the Baltimore D like Gozilla destroying Tokyo, and make it into the end zone twice and take their rushing-yards-per-game average and tear it apart. He ended up with 73 yards on 11 carries, all in the first half (he had to leave the game with a minor …

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