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Patriots put pressure on Giants during first half of Super Bowl

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Victor Cruz #80 of the New York Giants misses a catch by Eli Manning #10 in the second quarter against Sterling Moore #29 and Brandon Spikes #55 of the New England Patriots during Super Bowl XLVI at Lucas Oil Stadium on February 5, 2012 in Indianapolis, Indiana.

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Aaron Hernandez #81 of the New England Patriots celebrates a 12 yard touchdown in the third quarter alongside Wes Welker against the New York Giants during Super Bowl XLVI at Lucas Oil Stadium on February 5, 2012 in Indianapolis, Indiana.

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Full back Henry Hynoski #45 of the New York Giants is tackled by Jerod Mayo #51 of the New England Patriots during the first half of Super Bowl XLVI at Lucas Oil Stadium on February 5, 2012 in Indianapolis, Indiana.

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New England Patriots defensive back Sterling Moore, left, breaks up a pass intended for New York Giants wide receiver Mario Manningham during the first half of the NFL Super Bowl XLVI football game, Sunday, Feb. 5, 2012, in Indianapolis.

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Running back Danny Woodhead #39 of the New England Patriots fights off the tackle of Antrel Rolle #26 of the New York Giants in the first half during Super Bowl XLVI at Lucas Oil Stadium on February 5, 2012 in Indianapolis, Indiana.

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