EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- As Justin Tuck prepares for his ninth NFL season, you'd think offseason conditioning -- including the voluntary team workouts that began Monday -- would be business as usual. You'd also be wrong. For Tuck and the New York Giants, the fallout of their 2012 season -- one characterized by inconsistent play and ultimately defined by underachievement -- has included significant self-examination and soul-searching. Which means for Tuck, a team captain who enters the final year of his contract, nothing is ordinary as he looks ahead to the upcoming season.
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