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Tampa Bay Buccaneers vs. New York Giants

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers lost a shootout to the defending champion New York Giants Sunday, falling 41-34 despite a 14-point second half lead.

Big plays were the rule of the day as the Giants scored on an 80-yard pass from Eli Manning to WR Victor Cruz, a 33-yard pass from Manning to TE Martellus Bennett and set up the game-winning touchdown with a 50-yard completion to WR Hakeem Nicks. Manning finished the game with 31 completions for 510 yards and three touchdowns.


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