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Just when you thought the genteel salsa touchdown celebration of Victor Cruz was enough to entertain New York Giants fans, along comes Henry Hynoski's brutal Rhino dance.
The Giants fullback ‚ÄĒ known to Big Blue fans as "Hynocerous" ‚ÄĒ unveiled the celebratory dance after catching his first touchdown pass from Eli Manning during the Giants 42-7 blowout of the Philadelphia Eagles on Sunday.
While Cruz's popular dance centers around the sensual swaying of his hips, Hynoski's moves are more like a foot-stomping, horn-faced beast getting ready to charge.
A video of the fullback's dance has already gone viral and is a big hit beyond MetLife Stadium.
Too bad fans will have to wait until next season to see it live on the field again. ¬†The Giants were eliminated from playoff contention. ¬†At least Hynocerous took them out with a roar.
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Henry Hynoski celebrated in a fitting way after scoring his first career touchdown. The New York Giants fullback is nicknamed the ‚Äúrhino,‚ÄĚ so after catching a one-yard touchdown pass from Eli Manning Sunday, he did a sweet rhino impression.
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