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Cornerback Michael Coe knows Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo will test him when the New York Giants open defense of their Super Bowl title.
It's a given. Coe is not only the new guy in the secondary, the six-year veteran probably is the most unexpected starter for Wednesday's game.
When the Giants reported to training camp, Coe was probably the fourth choice to start opposite Corey Webster. Projected starter Terrell Thomas aggravated a knee injury that sidelined him last year and has been placed on season-ending injured reserve. Former first-rounder Prince Amukamara suffered a high ankle sprain against the Bears and is out, and rookie Jayron Hosley is battling turf toe.
It leaves Coe to make his first career start at cornerback.
''I'm sure any time a new person joins the group or there is an unfamiliar face everyone is going to be watching to see how that person does and how everything jells,'' Coe said Monday after the Giants held their final practice ...
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Giants linebacker Mathias Kiwanuka believes that his teammate, defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul, could be "one of the best ever," even capable of notching 30 sacks.
The New York Giants have released their official injury report for tomorrow night’s season opener against the Cowboys.
OUT – CB Prince Amukamara (ankle), DT Marvin Austin (back) and T James Brewer (back)
QUESTIONABLE: – LT Will Beatty (back), LB Michael Boley (hamstring), CB Jayron Hosley (toe), LB Mathias Kiwanuka (groin), DE Adrian Tracy (hamstring), WR Hakeem Nicks (foot...
New York Giants wide receiver Hakeem Nicks practiced on Saturday despite the fact that he’s dealing with soreness in his foot. Sunday was another story Nicks.
According to Paul Schwartz of the New York Post, Nicks was held out of Sunday’s practice due to soreness in his foot.
“A day after stating he was feeling fine and having no problems on the field, Hakeem Nicks...
New York cornerback Prince Amukamara and Dallas starting nose tackle Jay Ratliff will not play when the Giants and Dallas meet on Wednesday night in the kickoff to the NFL season.
The Super Bowl champion Giants also said Tuesday that defensive tackle Marvin Austin and offensive tackle James Brewer would miss the game with back injuries. Amukamara is out with a sprained ankle suffered...
TweetNew York Giants Center Shaun O'Hara made his retirement official yesterday.
While the Pro Bowl Center retires from playing the game he is not leaving the National Football League, O'Hara will be joining the NFL Network.
An underrated athlete who worked hard and became a respected lineman around the league held back his emotions while making his announcement yesterday...
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- Eli Manning is no longer living in the shadow of his big brother. Far from it. The New York Giants quarterback enters the kickoff to the NFL season against the Dallas Cowboys on Wednesday night as a two-time Super Bowl MVP. He's now unquestionably among the league's elite after leading Tom Coughlin's team to two titles in five seasons, and a third...
We are amazingly only a day away from the opening game of the 2012 NFL season featuring the Cowboys and defending Super Bowl champion Giants. Giants defensive end Osi Umenyiora made an appearance on NFL Network’s “NFL AM” Monday morning, and while he wouldn’t divulge any secrets about the best ways to stop the Giants’ defensive line, he did say what they’re aiming to...
The New York Giants are defending Super Bowl XLVI champions. They’ve won two Lombardi Trophy’s since the 2007 season. And they’re 7-2 against the Dallas Cowboys in their last nine meetings. However, after linebacker Mathias Kiwanuka recently reminded Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones that they’ve been “whupping his ass” for a long time now, opposing linebacker DeMarcus...
A good start is what is on the line this time when the New York Giants host the Dallas Cowboys in the NFL season opener.
The stakes were much greater the last time the NFC East foes faced off to close the last regular season. New York won to claim the division title en route to the Super Bowl title. Dallas was left out of the postseason.
On Wednesday night at MetLife Stadium, the...
This year the NFL started it’s season a day earlier, moving the traditional weekday night game featuring the current Super Bowl Champion up one day from Thursday to Wednesday. That means NFL fans get their fix even sooner as the Dallas Cowboys take on the reigning champ New York Giants in a key NFC East division battle.
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Tony Romo and company look poised to have...
Dallas Cowboys cornerback Brandon Carr on New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz:
“I don’t plan on seeing no dancing.”
You have to love the NFC East rivalries.
The wait is over.
Regular season football officially returns tonight as the Dallas Cowboys and New York Giants faceoff and begin to write the next chapter of their storied rivalry. Al