Sport Black cat visits field during Cowboys-Giants game on 'Monday Night Football'

11:05  05 november  2019
11:05  05 november  2019 Source:   sports.yahoo.com

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9, 1969, a black cat ran in front of the Chicago Cubs’s dugout during their game against the Mets. In the weeks that followed, Chicago With 5:32 left to go in the second quarter of Monday night ’s Giants - Cowboys game , a black cat ran onto the MetLife Stadium turf, scampering around the field

A black cat ran onto the field during the Monday Night Football game between the New York Giants and Dallas Cowboys . — New York Giants (@ Giants ) November 5, 2019. The announcers couldn’t control their laughter when they were watching replays of the cat scurrying about.

Cue the Halloween jokes — even if they’re a few days late.

a close up of a green field: The Cowboys and Giants had an unexpected visitor in the middle of Monday Night Football. (Emilee Chinn/Getty Images)© Provided by Oath Inc. The Cowboys and Giants had an unexpected visitor in the middle of Monday Night Football. (Emilee Chinn/Getty Images)

The Dallas Cowboys and New York Giants got an unexpected break during their “Monday Night Football” matchup when an uninvited visitor made its way into MetLife Stadium.

Play stopped in the second quarter when a black cat showed up and made itself at home after arriving near midfield during a break in a Giants drive.

It made a run for the end zone before members of the orange-clad security team attempted to corral the feline friend.

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Black cat interrupts play during Dallas Cowboys -New York Giants Monday Night Football game . The Giants drive eventually ended with an Adrick Rosas field goal that put the Giants up 12-3. Perhaps the black cat helped the Cowboys overcome their sluggest start.

The black cat appeared on the field while the New York Giants were playing the Dallas Cowboys on their home field . The NFL experienced a bit of a cat -astrophe during Monday Night Football ! The cat then ran back down onto the perimeter of the field before he made his dramatic exit through

Of course anyone who’s attempted to harness a cat that does not want to be caught knows that this can be a fruitless effort. The cat eventually found an exit down a tunnel out of sight of television cameras, hopefully to be found by somebody willing to give it a home.

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Local resident?

Sports Illustrated and MSG reporter Madelyn Burke got the scoop that the cat might be part of a local group of strays that hangs out in the bleachers.

SNY’s Ralph Vacchiano reports that stadium officials intend to search for the cat to capture it and take it to a veterinarian for a checkup.

The animal invasion made for plenty of opportunity for radio and TV broadcasters alike to show off their improv skills.

Don’t blame the cat

It also raised memories of a black cat that showed to a Friday the 13th baseball game between the Chicago Cubs and New York Mets in 1969. That cat made a visit to the Cubs dugout and has been blamed as bad luck for a Chicago team that eventually fell out of playoff contention.

Of course, no feline has such powers. Any misfortune that befalls the Giants or the Cowboys after Monday can likely be blamed on management.

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During the Monday Night Football contest between the Dallas Cowboys and New York Giants , a black cat prowled across the field and caused stoppage in the game , and With roughly five and a half minutes remaining in the first half, and the Giants leading, 9-3, a black cat was spotted on the turf.

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a group of baseball players playing a football game: Dallas Cowboys cornerback Jourdan Lewis (27) runs back a fumble for a touchdown against the New York Giants during the fourth quarter at MetLife Stadium.

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