Once Beckham was on the sideline, many viewers felt their sense of concern turn to something close to discomfort, if not squeamishness. That’s because Fox’s telecast stayed on him as a Giants trainer appeared to pop his index finger back into place.
Beckham did not have another catch in the first half, but he stayed in the game. Meanwhile, there were plenty of “bend if like Beckham” jokes online.
All in all, it was an admirable show of toughness from a player often criticized for diva-like behavior.
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