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Giants quarterback Eli Manning #10 scrambles with the (Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke )

Giants quarterback Eli Manning #10 scrambles with the football against the Denver Broncos with 1:36 left in the fourth quarter at MetLife Stadium. (Sept. 15, 2013)

Giants vs. Broncos

The Giants fell to the Denver Broncos, 41-23, in their home opening Manning Bowl on Sunday at MetLife Stadium.

Giants tight end Brandon Myers #83 flips in
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Giants tight end Brandon Myers #83 flips in the air after being tackled by Denver Broncos safety Rahim Moore #26 during the second half at MetLife Stadium. (Sept. 15, 2013)

Trindon Holliday #11 of the Denver Broncos returns
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Trindon Holliday #11 of the Denver Broncos returns a punt for a touchdown in the fourth quarter against the Giants at MetLife Stadium. (Sept. 15, 2013)

Denver Broncos safety Rahim Moore #26 intercepts a
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Denver Broncos safety Rahim Moore #26 intercepts a pass from Giants quarterback Eli Manning #10 during the second half at MetLife Stadium. (Sept. 15, 2013)

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Denver Broncos safety Rahim Moore #26 reacts after
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Denver Broncos safety Rahim Moore #26 reacts after he intercepts a pass in the end zone from Giants quarterback Eli Manning #10 during the second half at MetLife Stadium. (Sept. 15, 2013)

The pass from Giants quarterback Eli Manning #10
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The pass from Giants quarterback Eli Manning #10 is incomplete meant for wide receiver Victor Cruz #80 as Denver Broncos cornerback Tony Carter #32, left, and safety David Bruton #30 defend during the second half at MetLife Stadium. (Sept. 15, 2013)

Hakeem Nicks of the Giants runs a reception
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Hakeem Nicks of the Giants runs a reception against Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie of the Denver Broncos at MetLife Stadium. (Sept. 15, 2013)

Knowshon Moreno #27 of the Denver Broncos runs
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Knowshon Moreno #27 of the Denver Broncos runs the ball past Corey Webster #23 of the Giants for a touchdown at MetLife Stadium. (Sept. 15, 2013)

Denver Broncos running back Knowshon Moreno #27 scores
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Denver Broncos running back Knowshon Moreno #27 scores against the Giants during the first half at MetLife Stadium. (Sept. 15, 2013)

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Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning #18 fakes a
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Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning #18 fakes a hand off to running back Montee Ball #28 against the Giants during the first half at MetLife Stadium. (Sept. 15, 2013)

Denver Broncos wide receiver Wes Welker #83 carries
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Denver Broncos wide receiver Wes Welker #83 carries the ball against the Giants during the first half at MetLife Stadium. (Sept. 15, 2013)

Giants tight end Brandon Myers is tackled by
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Giants tight end Brandon Myers is tackled by Denver Broncos linebacker Danny Trevathan during the first half at MetLife Stadium. (Sept. 15, 2013)

Denver Broncos running back Knowshon Moreno #27 rushes
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Denver Broncos running back Knowshon Moreno #27 rushes against the Giants safety Antrel Rolle #26 during the first half at MetLife Stadium. (Sept. 15, 2013)

Giants wide receiver Rueben Randle #82 is about
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Giants wide receiver Rueben Randle #82 is about to be tackled by Denver Broncos cornerback Kayvon Webster #36, right, and wide receiver Andre Caldwell #12 during the first half at MetLife Stadium. (Sept. 15, 2013)

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Brandon Jacobs #34 of the Giants celebrates his
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Brandon Jacobs #34 of the Giants celebrates his touchdown against the Denver Broncos at MetLife Stadium. (Sept. 15, 2013)

Victor Cruz #80 of the Giants can't come
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Victor Cruz #80 of the Giants can't come up with a reception in the second half against Rahim Moore #26 of the Denver Broncos at MetLife Stadium. (Sept. 15, 2013)

Victor Cruz can't come up with a reception
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Victor Cruz can't come up with a reception in the second half against Rahim Moore of the Denver Broncos during a game at MetLife Stadium. (Sept. 15, 2013)

David Wilson #22 of the Giants runs the
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David Wilson #22 of the Giants runs the ball in the first quarter against the Denver Broncos at MetLife Stadium. (Sept. 15, 2013)

Giants quarterback Eli Manning #10 scrambles with the
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Giants quarterback Eli Manning #10 scrambles with the football against the Denver Broncos with 1:36 left in the fourth quarter at MetLife Stadium. (Sept. 15, 2013)

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Denver Broncos tight end Julius Thomas #80 scores
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Denver Broncos tight end Julius Thomas #80 scores a touchdown on a pass from quarterback Peyton Manning #18 during the fourth quarter against the Giants at MetLife Stadium. (Sept. 15, 2013)

Denver Broncos tight end Julius Thomas #80 scores
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Denver Broncos tight end Julius Thomas #80 scores a touchdown against the Giants during the fourth quarter at MetLife Stadium. (Sept. 15, 2013)

Former Giants head coach Bill Parcells poses with
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Former Giants head coach Bill Parcells poses with his Hall of Fame bust and ring as he is honored at halftime. (Sept. 15, 2013)

Lawrence Taylor, left, and Bill Parcells talk during
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Lawrence Taylor, left, and Bill Parcells talk during the first half of a game between the Giants and Denver Broncos. (Sept. 15, 2013)

Eli Manning throws a pass during the first
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Eli Manning throws a pass during the first half of a game against the Denver Broncos. (Sept. 15, 2013)

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Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning looks to pass
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Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning looks to pass during the first half of a game against the Giants. (Sept. 15, 2013)

David Wilson holds onto the ball as he
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David Wilson holds onto the ball as he is tackled in the first quarter by Rahim Moore #26 of the Denver Broncos. (Sept. 15, 2013)

Ryan Mundy celebrates his fumble recovery with Antrel
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Ryan Mundy celebrates his fumble recovery with Antrel Rolle in the first quarter of a game against the Denver Broncos. (Sept. 15, 2013)

Eli Manning throws a pass in the first
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Eli Manning throws a pass in the first half of a game against the Denver Broncos at MetLife Stadium. (Sept. 15, 2013)

Eli Manning throws a pass in the first
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Eli Manning throws a pass in the first half of a game against the Denver Broncos at MetLife Stadium. (Sept. 15, 2013)

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Peyton Manning throws a pass in the first
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Peyton Manning throws a pass in the first half of a game against the Giants at MetLife Stadium. (Sept. 15, 2013)

Eli Manning takes the field to play against
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Eli Manning takes the field to play against the Denver Broncos at MetLife Stadium. (Sept. 15, 2013)

Peyton Manning eludes the tackle attempt from Cullen
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Peyton Manning eludes the tackle attempt from Cullen Jenkins late in the first quarter of a game at MetLife Stadium. (Sept. 15, 2013)

Peyton Manning of the Denver Broncos throws a
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Peyton Manning of the Denver Broncos throws a pass in the first half of a game against the Giants at MetLife Stadium. (Sept. 15, 2013)

David Wilson runs the ball in the first
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David Wilson runs the ball in the first quarter of a game against the Denver Broncos at MetLife Stadium. (Sept. 15, 2013)

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Victor Cruz makes a catch for a long
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Victor Cruz makes a catch for a long reception in the first quarter against in front of Chris Harris #25 of the Denver Broncos during a game at MetLife Stadium. (Sept. 15, 2013)

Eli Manning takes the field to play against
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Eli Manning takes the field to play against the Denver Broncos at MetLife Stadium. (Sept. 15, 2013)

Brandon Jacobs is seen on the field during
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Brandon Jacobs is seen on the field during warmups against the Denver Broncos at MetLife Stadium. (Sept. 15, 2013)

Fans wearing jerseys of Eli Manning and Peyton
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Fans wearing jerseys of Eli Manning and Peyton Manning watch teams warm up before their game at MetLife Stadium. (Sept. 15, 2013)

Brandon Jacobs is seen on the field before
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Brandon Jacobs is seen on the field before a game against the Denver Broncos. (Sept. 15, 2013)

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Eli Manning throws to a teammate as he
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Eli Manning throws to a teammate as he warms up before a game against the Denver Broncos at MetLife Stadium. (Sept. 15, 2013)

Eli Manning warms up before a game against
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Eli Manning warms up before a game against the Denver Broncos at MetLife Stadium. (Sept. 15, 2013)

Eli Manning throws a pass while warming up
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Eli Manning throws a pass while warming up before a game against the Denver Broncos. (Sept. 15, 2013)

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