Colts @ Patriots 2003 (AFC Championship Playoff) - David Givens TD (by Musclebelt)
Taking a look at some Pats-Colts playoff flashbacks today. It’s kinda strange, those old matchups in 03 and 04 were really defined by Peyton Manning. Now it doesn’t quite seem the same, at least for Patriots fans.
Tom Brady to David Givens in the 2003 AFC Championship vs. Peyton Manning and the Indianapolis Colts.
Remember David Givens? One of the many memories that Givens gave us as he ran a perfect route to give New England their first touchdown of the game in the 2003 AFC Championship vs. the Indianapolis Colts.
In 2002, the Patriots selected receiver Deion Branch in the second round. The Louisville product became Tom Brady’s go-to pass-catcher and earned a Super Bowl MVP trophy after New England beat Philadelphia in February 2005.
Many fans forget that Branch had company in the draft that year: seventh-rounder David Givens out of Notre Dame. During his rookie season, Givens had nine receptions...