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Ross Responds with Superb Second Half

Aaron Ross Photo: AP/Bill Kostroun

Sunday didn't exactly start as well as Aaron Ross could have hoped. But by the time the game ended, even the confident rookie couldn't have asked for more. Instead of starting his second career NFL game, Ross instead sat out the entire first half due to what the Giants were calling a violation of team rules.

"Aaron violated a team rule; that is between he and I, it is my call, and that is all I will say about that," Giants coach Tom Coughlin said. When questioned by TGI long after the game Ross opted to keep the reason for his punishment a secret. "I'm going to leave that up to Coach," a smiling Ross said. While most players had no clue what was going on, those somewhat in the know could only... Recommended Stories