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INGLEWOOD, Calif. — Moments after the Los Angeles Rams secured a 17-9 victory over the New York Giants on Sunday, Rams cornerback Jalen Ramsey and Giants wide receiver Golden Tate made eye contact, then engaged in a fight near the 50-yard line.
Punches were thrown, though it was unclear who threw the first one. Both players went down on the turf as teammates, coaches and staff broke up the fight.
In addition to the on-field scuffle, Ramsey was waiting outside the Giants’ locker room for Tate after they had left the field, a source told ESPN’s Jordan Raanan. There was not, however, a second confrontation, the source said.
When asked about the incident after the game, Rams coach Sean McVay said he was unsure what happened. “I was shaking hands and kind of got in the middle,” McVay said. “Fortunately, got it broken up and nothing occurred from there.”
Giants coach Joe Judge also said he was uncertain about the details. “Obviously, want