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David Diehl and Victor Cruz celebrate after defeating (Credit: Jim McIsaac)

David Diehl and Victor Cruz celebrate after defeating the Minnesota Vikings at MetLife Stadium. (Oct. 21, 2013)

Giants vs. Vikings on Monday Night Football

The Giants picked up their first win of the year with a 23-7 victory over the Minnesota Vikings on Monday Night Football at MetLife Stadium

Peyton Hillis runs the ball during a game
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Peyton Hillis runs the ball during a game against the Minnesota Vikings at MetLife Stadium. (Oct. 21, 2013)

Trumaine McBride breaks up a pass intended for
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Trumaine McBride breaks up a pass intended for the Minnesota Vikings' Jerome Simpson during a game at MetLife Stadium. (Oct. 21, 2013)

Hakeem Nicks can't hold onto a pass in
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Hakeem Nicks can't hold onto a pass in the end zone during the third quarter as Minnesota Vikings defensive back Xavier Rhodes defends him during a game at MetLife Stadium. (Oct. 21, 2013)

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Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson is tripped
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Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson is tripped up on a run in the third quarter by Trumaine McBride during a game at MetLife Stadium. (Oct. 21, 2013)

Peyton Hillis celebrates his touchdown with David Diehl
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Peyton Hillis celebrates his touchdown with David Diehl in the third quarter of a game against the Minnesota Vikings. (Oct. 21, 2013)

Jacquian Williams celebrates with Prince Amukamara and Charles
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Jacquian Williams celebrates with Prince Amukamara and Charles James after a fumble recovery against the Minnesota Vikings. (Oct. 21, 2013)

Tom Coughlin shakes hands with Minnesota Vikings head
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Tom Coughlin shakes hands with Minnesota Vikings head coach Leslie Frazier following the game at MetLife Stadium. (Oct. 21, 2013)

Eli Manning waves to the fans as he
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Eli Manning waves to the fans as he runs off the field after defeating tje Minnesota Vikings at MetLife Stadium. (Oct. 21, 2013)

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David Diehl and Victor Cruz celebrate after defeating
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David Diehl and Victor Cruz celebrate after defeating the Minnesota Vikings at MetLife Stadium. (Oct. 21, 2013)

Eli Manning walks off the field after defeating
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Eli Manning walks off the field after defeating the Minnesota Vikings at MetLife Stadium. (Oct. 21, 2013)

Peyton Hillis looks on in the first half
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Peyton Hillis looks on in the first half of a game against the Minnesota Vikings at MetLife Stadium. (Oct. 21, 2013)

Mariano Rivera and his sons attend a game
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Mariano Rivera and his sons attend a game between the Giants and the Minnesota Vikings at MetLife Stadium. (Oct. 21, 2013)

Mariano Rivera talks with Giants owner John Mara
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Mariano Rivera talks with Giants owner John Mara before a game against the Minnesota Vikings at MetLife Stadium. (Oct. 21, 2013)

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Eli Manning throws a first-quarter pass against the
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Eli Manning throws a first-quarter pass against the Minnesota Vikings at MetLife Stadium. (Oct. 21, 2013)

Eli Manning runs the ball against the Minnesota
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Eli Manning runs the ball against the Minnesota Vikings at MetLife Stadium. (Oct. 21, 2013)

Michael Cox runs the ball during a game
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Michael Cox runs the ball during a game against the Minnesota Vikings at MetLife Stadium. (Oct. 21, 2013)

Peyton Hillis runs the ball during a game
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Peyton Hillis runs the ball during a game against the Minnesota Vikings at MetLife Stadium. (Oct. 21, 2013)

Michael Cox runs the ball during a game
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Michael Cox runs the ball during a game against the Minnesota Vikings at MetLife Stadium. (Oct. 21, 2013)

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Michael Cox runs the ball in the first
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Michael Cox runs the ball in the first quarter as Minnesota Vikings linebacker Chad Greenway goes for the tackle during a game at MetLife Stadium. (Oct. 21, 2013)

Michael Cox runs the ball in the first
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Michael Cox runs the ball in the first quarter as Minnesota Vikings linebacker Chad Greenway goes for the tackle during a game at MetLife Stadium. (Oct. 21, 2013)

Hakeem Nicks can't come up with a pass
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Hakeem Nicks can't come up with a pass in the end zone in the first quarter as Minnesota Vikings defensive back Xavier Rhodes defends him at MetLife Stadium. (Oct. 21, 2013)

Michael Cox runs the ball against the Minnesota
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Michael Cox runs the ball against the Minnesota Vikings at MetLife Stadium. (Oct. 21, 2013)

Eli Manning throws a pass in the first
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Eli Manning throws a pass in the first quarter of a game against the Minnesota Vikings at MetLife Stadium. (Oct. 21, 2013)

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Eli Manning, left, and Victor Cruz interact before
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Eli Manning, left, and Victor Cruz interact before a game against the Minnesota Vikings on Oct. 21, 2013.

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