Found August 20, 2012 on Pro Sports Daily:
The New York Giants players involved in the Internet video showing cornerback Prince Amukamara getting thrown into a tub of ice by teammate Jason Pierre-Paul said it was typical horseplay, although coach Tom Coughlin deemed it necessary to address his team about it, reported on Monday. Coughlin warned his players not to do anything that would adversely affect the team, but there was no indication that anyone would be fined or disciplined. The video shows Pierre-Paul, a defensive end, carrying Amukamara on his shoulder and tossing him head-first into the ice tub. Insensitive an obscene language is used during the video. Amukamara, Pierre-Paul and punter Steve Weatherford, who tweeted the video over the weekend, said the video was not an example of bullying or hazing. "Training camp is full of a lot of fun and a lot of pranks, and that is where you build a lot of team chemistry," Amukamara said, according to "And that is how we get along ...

Prince Amukamara Thrown In Cold Tub By Jason Pierre-Paul

It’s strange that this would happen when Amukamara is no longer a rookie, so it couldn’t be hazing, right?  JPP and Prince could have just been messing around, but it makes you wonder if there is an underlying disagreement between the players.  Prince obviously was not happy being thrown in the tub, and luckily for the Giants he wasn’t hurt.Nonetheless, these are the types...

Jason Pierre-Paul throws teammate Prince Amukamara into a cold tub (PIC & VIDEO)

We re-tweeted a link to this video, which was posted to Twitter by Giants punter Steve Weatherford yesterday … but after re-watching it a few more times, we decided it deserved its own post. The clip shows Giants DE Jason Pierre-Paul carrying teammate CB Prince Amukamara over his shoulder down a hallway, and tossing him into a cold tub. At the beginning of the video, JPP is surrounded...

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Coughlin upset over cold tub incident

Giants coach Tom Coughlin is not happy with his players for a video posted online of one player being thrown into a cold tub.

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Over the weekend, Giants punter Steve Weatherford tweeted a video of Jason Pierre-Paul depositing second year corner Prince Amukamara in a cold tub. Amukamara certainly doesn’t appreciate being soaked, but, all in all, it’s a pretty benign prank in the context of football locker room antics. Nevertheless, the video resulted in ample pearl-clutching from the likes of Mike Florio...

Justin Tuck defends Prince Amukamara being throw into cold tub

The Giants don’t seem to be apologetic about hazing Prince Amukamara, they’re just sorry that their private locker room behavior became public. “None of us condone bullying,” defensive end Justin Tuck told the media on Monday. “We just have to do a better job of being conscious of how that looks and how people can perceive it.” Tuck then defended the hazing, suggesting...

Giants' prank video has Coughlin concerned

New York Giants coach Tom Coughlin is investigating an Internet video that shows a prank in which Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul dumps teammate Prince Amukamara into a tub of ice. The video was tweeted by punter Steve Weatherford and contains some unsavory language. It shows Pierre-Paul carrying Amukamara, a cornerback, on his shoulder and tossing him head-first into...

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