Originally written on Fox Sports  |  Last updated 10/28/14
Playing with emotion makes Ahmad Bradshaw one of the NFL's toughest running backs. Putting them on display Sunday with the running game struggling came close to getting the New York Giants veteran in big trouble with coach Tom Coughlin. An angry and frustrated Bradshaw slapped Victor Cruz in the back of the helmet after the receiver missed a block on a third-quarter run, and then screamed at his 66-year-old coach minutes later to run the ball more as the offense went on the field following a Redskins' turnover. A disciplinarian, Coughlin yelled right back at Bradshaw. The coach addressed the issue Monday with his No. 1 running back, but would not disclose what was said a day after the Giants (5-2) rallied for a 27-23 win over Washington on a 77-yard pass from Eli Manning to Victor Cruz with 1:13 to play. ''There's never been any question about Ahmad Bradshaw's toughness, his intensity level,'' Coughlin said. ''He plays the game hard. You'd like to have everybody play as hard he...
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