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Saquon Barkley Just Scored One Of The Most-Impressive TDs Of The Year

Saquon Barkley scores a touchdown for the Giants.

CHARLOTTE, NC - OCTOBER 07: Saquon Barkley #26 of the New York Giants scores a 57-yard receiving touchdown from Odell Beckham Jr. #13 against the Carolina Panthers in the second quarter during their game at Bank of America Stadium on October 7, 2018 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images)

In a meaningless game between the New York Giants and Dallas Cowboys, running back Saquon Barkley played like his usual, dominant self and ended his rookie season on a high note with a spectacular touchdown.

The Giants were down three points with less than four minutes remaining and were inside the five-yard line.

Barkley took the handoff and rather than go left, right, or through the pile, decided to leap over everyone and outstretched the ball towards the end zone for a touchdown.

The former Penn State back launched himself from the four-yard line and got just enough of the ball past the line for the lead-taking touchdown.

The Giants took a 32-28 lead in the game, and forced a turnover on the ensuing drive. They scored a field goal and extended their lead to 35-28.

Barkley finished his rookie season with over 2,000 yards from scrimmage, making him only the third player in NFL history to reach that mark as a rookie.

He is likely going to be a final-three candidate for NFL Rookie of the Year to boot.

The Cowboys and the Giants are playing on FOX.