Originally written on Seattle Post-Intelligencer: Seattle...  |  Last updated 10/9/11
Share: Victor Cruz couldn’t handle Eli Manning’s pass, and as it wound up in the hands of Seahawks cornerback Brandon Browner, apparent defeat turned to certain victory for Seattle in New York on Sunday. A late Giants drive inside the Seahawks’ 10-yard line figured to produce a go-ahead score with less than two minutes remaining. But Browner’s interception — and ensuing 94-yard touchdown return — sealed the 36-25 win, and was exactly the kind of play the Seahawks haven’t made this season when they’ve needed to. This week was different. They started fast, jumping out to a 14-7 lead, and weathered some adversity along the way, losing starting quarterback Tarvaris Jackson to a shoulder injury in the third quarter. Backup Charlie Whitehurst did what he had to do — took care of the ball and made the throws when he needed to, including that go-ahead touchdown pass to Doug Baldwin when the Giants had given up on the play. As with all road games this season, we were watching from t...
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