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Temple has made an offer to New York Giants assistant Matt Rhule to become the Owls' new head coach, a person familiar with the decision told The Associated Press.
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While New York Giants wide receiver Hakeem Nicks and
defensive lineman Jason Pierre-Paul were able to return to practice Thursday,
running back Ahmad Bradshaw was once again sidelined due to lingering knee and
foot injuries, reports Kieran Darcy of ESPN New York. Beyond Bradshaw,
cornerback Prince Amukamara (hamstring), safety Kenny Phillips (knee) and
linebacker Michael Boley...
The Giants season comes to this: three games. They visit the Atlanta Falcons and the Baltimore Ravens before coming home to host the lowly Eagles. In the words of Meatloaf "two out of three ain't bad". If the Giants take two of those games, the division is all but theirs. There in lies the problem.
The Redskins have a much easier road to...
FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. -- Last January New York Giants defensive end Justin Tuck called the Atlanta Falcons' offensive linemen "dirtbags."
Earlier this season, Giants offensive coordinator Kevin Gilbride said San Francisco defensive end Justin Smith "gets away with murder."
Last week, Giants punter Steve Weatherford suggested that suspended New Orleans coach...
New York Giants running back Ahmad Bradshaw and safety Kenny
Phillips are among the players that have been ruled out for this weekend’s
contest against the Atlanta Falcons, while wide receiver Hakeem Nicks and
defensive lineman Jason Pierre-Paul are expected to suit up.
Coach Tom Coughlin told reporters yesterday that sitting
Bradshaw was the “only wise move.”
The New York Giants will play a critical game Sunday afternoon against the Atlanta Falcons without their leading rusher.
Giants coach Tom Coughlin confirmed that Ahmad Bradshaw will not play Sunday due to lingering knee and foot problems.
''It would have been a reach for him to be ready,'' Coughlin said of Bradshaw, who was spotted with his knee heavily wrapped...
Giants receiver Hakeem Nicks (knee) returned to practice Thursday. SOURCE: Jenny Vrentas, Newark Star-LedgerFantasy Spin:Nicks caught four passes for 67 yards and a score Sunday against the Saints. He's certainly not at 100 percent but should be able to play against Atlanta this week.
A person familiar with the decision says Temple has made an offer to New York Giants assistant Matt Rhule to become the Owls' new head coach.
The person spoke on anonymity Friday because Rhule had not yet formally accepted the position. Rhule was one of the final two candidates for the job.
The person said University of Miami defensive coordinator Mark D'Onofrio withdrew...
New York Giants (8-5) at Atlanta Falcons (11-2)
Every year in the Tom Coughlin era, the Giants have a 2nd half slide. Since he took over in 2004, they are 53-19 in the first 8 games of the season and 29-40 in the second 8 games of the season. This year has been no different as they started 6-2, but thanks to a 2-3 stretch, they are now 8-5, not bad, but not as good as it once looked...
Last week: 13 (+0)
Net points per drive: 0.67 (3rd)
DVOA: 20.3% (7th)
Weighted DVOA: 21.8% (5th)
They got their big win this week, but the more important thing is the Redskins did too. The Redskins have a very easy schedule the rest of the way and if they win out, the Giants will have to do so too to win the NFC East, which would require wins in Atlanta and Baltimore...