Originally posted on 60 Max Power O  |  Last updated 7/13/12
Back in mid-June, Green Bay Packers head coach Mike McCarty went on a rant about how the New York Giants didn't really beat his team, but that the Packers failed to show up and play. It was obvious that the loss had left an incredibly bitter taste in his mouth and being humble in defeat was not a part of who he is. Wide receiver Greg Jennings has not followed in his footsteps, however; acknowledging on Thursday that they were beaten by the superior team. “It hurts. It was a disappointing end to the season,” Jennings said. “But obviously, we lost to a better team at that point. We didn’t play up to our standard, but I can’t knock what the Giants did. They came in our house, beat us on our turf, got it done.” Jennings is the first Packers player to step up and truly acknowledge the Giants since the divisional playoff game. Primarily, players from Green Bay have been full of excuses and denial, blaming the loss on anything and everything other than the fact that they were defeated
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