Found February 02, 2012 on
NY Daily News:
The first call the Giants made following the 1992 season went to Boston College head coach Tom Coughlin, a Giants assistant from 1988-90. “No,” he said.
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Tom Coughlin wouldn't touch the Super Bowl trophy at Friday's final media conference. After all, his team hasn't finished their task, which is exactly the message Coughlin will impart to his players right up until Sunday's kickoff. Mike Eisen of Giants.com tells the story.
Although the real Tom Coughlin is currently in Indianapolis for Super Bowl 46, that hasn't stopped a Tom Coughlin impersonator from taking to the streets of New York.
Watch as he mimics Coughlin's trademark style and throws out some challenge flags in downtown New York:
(Courtesy of Feelin Randy)
Tom Coughlin has faced no shortage of the usual questions this week. But Joe Posnanski has just one question of his own: How, exactly, did Coughlin become such a good coach?
Tom Coughlin has had no problem with a few of his players saying they are going to win the Super Bowl.
The New York Giants are ready to face the New England Patriots in the Super Bowl and coach Tom Coughlin expects to have his full roster ready to go in Sunday's game.
INDIANAPOLIS — Tom Coughlin is the Giants’ boss, and Lord knows he is going to let the players hear it if they aren’t getting it done. The coach’s metamorphosis that got him and the Giants to a Super Bowl four years ago, and puts him in another four days...
Slight change in Tom Coughlin's style makes huge difference.
By Paul KenyonTom Coughlin speaks highly of Chris Snee, which helps promote harmony not only on the field, but at home, too.
Snee is the starting right guard for the Giants. He also is Coughlin's son-in-law. He and Coughlin's daughter Kate are married and have three sons. Coughlin was asked about Snee on Wednesday.
``He comes from great stock, toughness. He's a guy...
INDIANAPOLIS — Before he took the stage for his final press conference of Super Bowl week, Giants coach Tom Coughlin reflected yesterday morning on the brief meeting he had a moment earlier with Don Shula, the NFL’s all-time coaching wins leader.
“A true Hall of Famer,’’ Coughlin said reverentially.
The New York Giants are ready to face the New England Patriots in the Super Bowl and coach Tom Coughlin expects to have his full team ready to go in Sunday's game. In his final news conference before the game, Coughlin said Friday that running back Ahmad Bradshaw is expected to practice for a third straight day and every player on his 53-man squad wants to play.
Ahmad Bradshaw held out of practice with sore foot, but Tom Coughlin says he's 'OK'
Tom Coughlin said this morning that Ahmad Bradshaw would be the only Giants not practicing today. He was wrong. But in a good way.
Turnovers will decide the Super Bowl, plain and simple. Why? Because as play designers New Englandâs Bill Belichick and New Yorkâs Tom Coughlin are absolutely equal. QuantCoach Kevin Braig checks in with the facts.....