Originally posted on The Sports Daily  |  By Marcelo Villa  |  Last updated 1/10/17

New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz (80) after the game between the Cleveland Browns and the New York Giants at FirstEnergy Stadium. Scott R. Galvin-USA TODAY Sports

New York Giants receiver Victor Cruz saw first-hand just how good Aaron Rodgers is when his team suffered a blowout loss to the Green Bay Packers quarterback in last Sunday’s NFC wild-card game.

Rodgers carved up the Giants defense for 362 yards and four touchdowns en route to a 38-13 win. For that reason, Cruz is picking the Packers to upset the Dallas Cowboys in Sunday’s divisional round.

Just like his TV commercials suggest, Rodgers has been on fire as of late. In his last three games, he has thrown for 1,009 yards and 12 touchdowns with no interceptions.

It’s also worth noting that the Cowboys' defense hasn’t been the best in coverage. During the regular season, Dallas allowed the seventh-most passing yards per game (260) and the second-highest competition percentage to opposing quarterbacks (67.1).

Sunday’s game should be a good one, as the red-hot Rodgers takes on rookie sensation Dak Prescott.

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