Originally written on The Penalty Flag  |  Last updated 11/18/14

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - DECEMBER 13: Tom Coughlin, head coach of the New York Giants, reacts during the game against the Philadelphia Eagles at Giants Stadium on December 13, 2009 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images)
If there ever was a hot seat that was hotter than the sun, it had to be Tom Coughlin’s seat. Tom Coughlin has always been brought up in discussions of losing his job and no longer being the coach for the New York Giants. You hear the rumors that Bill Cowher is waiting for the Giants coaching job to come open, and that this is the season Coughlin will be fired. Giants fans send in letters to the Mara family calling for Coughlin to be fired, the media always says Coughlin could be fired every time the Giants lose four or five games in a row. Yet through it all, and even with better coaches out there that could take over the Giants, the Giants stay course. They have stood by Coughlin through thick and thin and now it has paid off. Tom Coughlin, who very well could be the most underrated Head Coach in the NFL, has now led the Giants to two Super Bowl victories and it just shows that patience is a virtue and is why the Giants have done what they have done in Super Bowl 42 and 46. Let’s go back to week eleven where [...]
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