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Toomer Lays it All on Line

Toomer Lays it All on Line

Amani Toomer could barely even walk through the Giants locker room after the game. He needed help from members of the team staff getting undressed. His slow limp to the shower had Tom Coughlin shaking his head in amazement. Toomer needed four IV bags to recuperate from this one.

Here was the Giants' most prolific receiver, at the ripe old football age of 32, putting his body on the line as the Giants went after what everyone knew – but was afraid to publicly admit – a must-win match in Philadelphia. While this game will always be remembered for Plaxico Burress' 31-yard TD catch in overtime, none of it would have been possible without Toomer's contributions of 12 catches... Recommended Stories

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