Found January 06, 2012 on Giants Football Blog:
The Two top-ranked teams this postseason – the Green Bay Packers and the New England Patriots – possess the two weakest defenses in the tournamnet, respectively. They actually finished last and next to last in total defense during the regular season. We are beginning to wonder if these statistics mean anything in this day and age. The Giants finished 27th in total defense in 2011 (29th vs the pass; 19th vs the run). They have been tightening up their game the past few weeks, only allowing 14 points in each of their victories over the Jets and Cowboys. The question is, now: can the Giants’ defense continue to gel and get them through the playoffs? Or will those inexplicable cracks and lapses return to haunt them? Defensive coordinator Perry Fewell sees a different unit than the one that had been getting torched for the majority of the season: “I just see a lot more communication on their part to each other. I see a lot more bounce in their step and confidence. I see a lot more focus,...

Perry Fewell to return as Giants defensive coordinator in 2012

  Perry Fewell will be back with Big Blue next season, so you can kill all the talk of him leaving to become a head coach and Steve Spagnuolo returning to the G-Men. The Giants defense has struggled at times this year, especially in the secondary and with the linebacking corps, but the future looks bright for 2012 with Fewell returning, especially if the Giants get Terrell Thomas...

Garafolo: Fewell Signed Through 2012

SNY Insider Mike Garafolo of the Star Ledger reports that Giants’ DC Perry Fewell is under contract until the end of next season and will likely return unless he is scooped up as a head coach by another franchise. “Despite Steve Spagnuolo’s being on the market after his being dismissed as Rams head coach, it appears the Giants are content with Fewell’s performance. The team...

Perry Fewell signed through 2012

It turns out that Perry Fewell's job was safer than anyone realized. The Giants quietly gave their defensive coordinator a one-year contract extension last winter, meaning he is signed through the 2012 season, according to a source familiar with his situation. He originally signed a two-year ...

Giants defensive coordinator Perry Fewell signed through next season

Received an extension last winter

Fewell signed through 2012

There’s been a lot of speculation about Perry Fewell’s future with the team, especially considering he originally signed a two-year contract that would have expired at the end of this season. It had some fans drooling over a possible return of Steve Spagnulo. But it turns out Fewell isn’t going anywhere (unless, of course, it’s as a head coach).

Fewell seen as returning to Giants

PERRY FEWELL’S job is safer than anyone knew.

NY Giants defensive coordinator Perry Fewell likely to return to sidelines after signing one-year contract extension

COREY SIPKIN/NEW YORK DAILY NEWSGiants defensive coordinator Perry Fewell points out he has another season left on contract.By Ralph Vacchiano - NY Dailynews 1/5/12

Perry Fewell is signed through 2012

Steve Spagnuolo’s dismissal in St. Louis had a lot of Giants fans thinking: Can we bring Spags back to run the defense? The idea didn’t make a lot of sense for a few reasons.  You can argue about the job Perry Fewell has done the last two years, but he hardly seems like someone that…

The Defense Needed a Savior…They Got One in JPP

When Commissioner Gordon is in trouble, he puts out the bat signal. Giants’ defensive coordinator Perry Fewell just turns to JPP, the Giants’ second year DE, who has been so dominant this season we forget how porous the rest of the defense had been most of the year. JPP’s  heroics held the defense together, while the others convalesced and/or regained their footing. The defense...

Is This Postseason Osi’s Swan Song?

Osi Umenyiora is sounding like his Giant career may be coming to an end. from Jeff Roberts of the Bergen Record… Defensive coordinator Perry Fewell called his eighth-year player “the missing piece.” But Umenyiora hinted this just might be his final season with the Giants. The defensive end has been in a dispute with the team over his contract since the summer. He reported to...
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