New safeties make a Giant difference

Deon Grant and Antrel Rolle -- two offseason acquisitions -- came up huge on Sunday

Updated: October 18, 2010, 9:47 AM ET
By Ohm Youngmisuk | ESPNNewYork.com

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- The fourth quarter had just started and the New York Giants were nursing a comfy 21-10 lead.

The Detroit Lions had a backup quarterback in, their running game had been held in check and in 15 minutes Dallas Week would commence. But before the Giants could start thinking of new ways to say how much they hate the Cowboys, Calvin Johnson struck on an 87-yard, catch-and-run touchdown with 13:17 remaining.

And just like that, the wideout known as Megatron ...

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