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Giants defensive end Osi Umenyiora warms up before the game with the San Francisco 49ers at Candlestick Park. (Oct. 14, 2012)

Week 6: Giants vs. 49ers

The Giants travel to San Francisco to play the 49ers in a rematch of last season's NFC Championship Game. (Oct. 14, 2012)

Wide receiver Victor Cruz of the New
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Wide receiver Victor Cruz of the New York Giants makes a catch against defensive back Tarell Brown of the San Francisco 49ers at Candlestick Park. The Giants won, 26-3. (Oct. 14, 2012)

Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz spikes the ball
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Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz spikes the ball after making a 6-yard touchdown catch in the second quarter against the San Francisco 49ers at Candlestick Park. The Giants won, 26-3. (Oct. 14, 2012)

San Francisco 49ers quarterback Alex Smith is sacked
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San Francisco 49ers quarterback Alex Smith is sacked by New York Giants outside linebacker Mathias Kiwanuka during the fourth quarter at Candlestick Park. The Giants won, 26-3. (Oct. 14, 2012)

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Giants outside linebacker Mathias Kiwanuka stands over San
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Giants outside linebacker Mathias Kiwanuka stands over San Francisco 49ers quarterback Alex Smith after sacking him during the fourth quarter at Candlestick Park. The Giants won, 26-3. (Oct. 14, 2012)

49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh on the sidelines
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49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh on the sidelines against the New York Giants during the second quarter at Candlestick Park. The Giants won, 26-3. (Oct. 14, 2012)

Quarterback Alex Smith of the San Francisco 49ers
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Quarterback Alex Smith of the San Francisco 49ers stands in the huddle with Frank Gore #21 and Anthony Davis #76 during the first quarter against the New York Giants at Candlestick Park. The Giants won, 26-3. (Oct. 14, 2012)

Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz catches a pass
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Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz catches a pass for a touchdown in front of cornerback Carlos Rogers of the San Francisco 49ers during the second quarter at Candlestick Park. The Giants won, 26-3. (Oct. 14, 2012)

49ers kicker David Akersreacts after missing a 52-yard
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49ers kicker David Akersreacts after missing a 52-yard field goal attempt at the end of the second quarter against the New York Giants at Candlestick Park. The Giants won, 26-3. (Oct. 14, 2012)

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Quarterback Eli Manning of the New York Giants
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Quarterback Eli Manning of the New York Giants passes the ball against the San Francisco 49ers during the first quarter at Candlestick Park. The Giants won, 26-3. (Oct. 14, 2012)

Giants quarterback Eli Manning throws a pass for
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Giants quarterback Eli Manning throws a pass for a touchdown to Victor Cruz during the second quarter against the San Francisco 49ers at Candlestick Park. The Giants won, 26-3. (Oct. 14, 2012)

49ers running back Frank Gore # breaks a
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49ers running back Frank Gore # breaks a tackle from defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul of the New York Giants during the first quarter at Candlestick Park. The Giants won, 26-3. (Oct. 14, 2012)

Alex Smith of the San Francisco 49ers passes
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Alex Smith of the San Francisco 49ers passes the ball against the New York Giants during the first quarter at Candlestick Park. The Giants won, 26-3. (Oct. 14, 2012)

New York Giants free safety Antrel Rolle, left,
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New York Giants free safety Antrel Rolle, left, celebrates with cornerback Prince Amukamara (20) after intercepting San Francisco 49ers quarterback Alex Smith during the third quarter at Candlestick Park. The Giants won, 26-3. (Oct. 14, 2012)

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49ers quarterback Alex Smith scrambles out of the
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49ers quarterback Alex Smith scrambles out of the pocket against the New York Giants during the first quarter at Candlestick Park. The Giants won, 26-3. (Oct. 14, 2012)

Giants head coach Tom Coughlin, right, talks with
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Giants head coach Tom Coughlin, right, talks with quarterback Eli Manning during the first half at Candlestick Park. The Giants won, 26-3. (Oct. 14, 2012)

San Francisco 49ers quarterback Alex Smith is sacked
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San Francisco 49ers quarterback Alex Smith is sacked by New York Giants defensive tackle Linval Joseph, hidden, as outside linebacker Mathias Kiwanuka converges during the third quarter at Candlestick Park. The Giants won, 26-3. (Oct. 14, 2012)

Giants safety Antrel Rolle returns an interception as
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Giants safety Antrel Rolle returns an interception as 49ers wide receiver Michael Crabtree chases him during the third quarter. (Oct. 14, 2012)

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - OCTOBER 14: Quarterback Eli
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SAN FRANCISCO, CA - OCTOBER 14: Quarterback Eli Manning #10 of the New York Giants throws against the San Francisco 49ers in the second quarter on October 14, 2012 at Candlestick Park in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Brian Bahr/Getty Images)

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SAN FRANCISCO, CA - OCTOBER 14: Wide receiver
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SAN FRANCISCO, CA - OCTOBER 14: Wide receiver Domenik Hixon #87 of the New York Giants pulls in a 39-yard catch against cornerback Chris Culliver #29 of the San Francisco 49ers in the second quarter on October 14, 2012 at Candlestick Park in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Brian Bahr/Getty Images)

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - OCTOBER 14: Wide receiver
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SAN FRANCISCO, CA - OCTOBER 14: Wide receiver Victor Cruz #80 of the New York Giants holds on to a touchdown pass over cornerback Carlos Rogers #22 of the San Francisco 49ers in the second quarter on October 14, 2012 at Candlestick Park in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Brian Bahr/Getty Images)

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - OCTOBER 14: Wide receiver
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SAN FRANCISCO, CA - OCTOBER 14: Wide receiver Victor Cruz #80 of the New York Giants catches a touchdown pass over cornerback Carlos Rogers #22 of the San Francisco 49ers in the second quarter on October 14, 2012 at Candlestick Park in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Brian Bahr/Getty Images)

New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz catches
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New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz catches a 6-yard touchdown pass next to San Francisco 49ers cornerback Carlos Rogers during the second quarter at Candlestick Park. (Oct. 14, 2012)

New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz catches
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New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz catches a 6-yard touchdown pass next to San Francisco 49ers cornerback Carlos Rogers during the second quarter at Candlestick Park. (Oct. 14, 2012)

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New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz celebrates
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New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz celebrates with running back Ahmad Bradshaw and fullback Henry Hynoski after catching a 6-yard touchdown pass from quarterback Eli Manning against the San Francisco 49ers during the second quarter at Candlestick Park. (Oct. 14, 2012)

Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul sacks San Francisco
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Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul sacks San Francisco 49ers quarterback Alex Smith during the second quarter at Candlestick Park. (Oct. 14, 2012)

Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz celebrates after catching
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Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz celebrates after catching a 6-yard touchdown pass from quarterback Eli Manning against the San Francisco 49ers during the second quarter at Candlestick Park. (Oct. 14, 2012)

Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz holds the ball
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Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz holds the ball against his helmet while catching a pass in front of San Francisco 49ers cornerback Carlos Rogers in the second quarter at Candlestick Park. (Oct. 14, 2012)

San Francisco 49ers place kicker David Akers reacts
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San Francisco 49ers place kicker David Akers reacts after missing a field goal during the second quarter against the New York Giants at Candlestick Park. (Oct. 14, 2012)

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Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul celebrates after sacking
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Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul celebrates after sacking San Francisco 49ers quarterback Alex Smith during the second quarter at Candlestick Park. (Oct. 14, 2012)

Giants quarterback Eli Manning calls a play at
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Giants quarterback Eli Manning calls a play at the line of scrimmage against the San Francisco 49ers during the first quarter at Candlestick Park. (Oct. 14, 2012)

San Francisco 49ers quarterback Alex Smith passes as
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San Francisco 49ers quarterback Alex Smith passes as New York Giants outside linebacker Mathias Kiwanukaapplies pressure during the first quarter in San Francisco. (Oct. 14, 2012)

San Francisco 49ers running back Frank Gore gets
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San Francisco 49ers running back Frank Gore gets past New York Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul during the first quarter in San Francisco. (Oct. 14, 2012)

Head coach Tom Coughlin of the New York
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Head coach Tom Coughlin of the New York Giants encourages his team before a game against the San Francisco 49ers at Candlestick Park. (Oct. 14, 2012)

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Giants quarterback Eli Manning warms up before the
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Giants quarterback Eli Manning warms up before the game with the San Francisco 49ers at Candlestick Park. (Oct. 14, 2012)

Giants defensive end Osi Umenyiora warms up before
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Giants defensive end Osi Umenyiora warms up before the game with the San Francisco 49ers at Candlestick Park. (Oct. 14, 2012)

Wide receiver Victor Cruz warms up before the
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Wide receiver Victor Cruz warms up before the game with the San Francisco 49ers at Candlestick Park. (Oct. 14, 2012)

Giants quarterback Eli Manning warms up before the
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Giants quarterback Eli Manning warms up before the game with the San Francisco 49ers at Candlestick Park. (Oct. 14, 2012)

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