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Meanwhile, Eli Manning’s hot start _ 9 for 9, the best for a quarterback in the Super Bowl _ ended on the Giants‘ first offensive play of the second quarter: an incompletion to Brandon Jacobs.

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It’s salsa time for Victor Cruz and the Giants.

With New England’s defense appearing confused, Eli Manning marched New York down the field and connected with the wide receiver with the smooth moves on a 2-yard touchdown to give the Giants a 9-0 lead later in the first quarter.

As many in the crowd in Indianapolis broke into chants of “Cruuuuuuz!” the new Giants star started doing the salsa _ his celebration after a big catch _ in the end zone..