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NEW YORK – The Giants have consistently groomed WRs to step out of the shadows and into the spotlight when the chips are down.

When their number one man Hakeem Nicks went down last week with a broken foot, suddenly heads turned towards LSU’s Reuben Randle.

Please click the link below to read the rest of this story and get access to SEC footage of Randle's LSU moments.

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