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The initial reaction is to chuckle, because on first blush there is no way Doug Baldwin appears the type to suffer from anger problems.
This guy? A 5-foot-10, 189-pound, Stanford-educated man has problems with his temper?
''I'm not that bad,'' Baldwin acknowledged. ''But when it comes to football my competitive nature takes over.''
http://www.giants.com/news-and-blogs/article-1/QB-Eli-Manning-given-Fan-Award/5167a6bf-0e85-4259-b592-f255223c07a0Giants fans have named Eli Manning this week's "Extra Effort" Player of the Week!By Dan Salomone - Giants.com 10/6/11
One day after saying he wanted to be ''unleashed,'' Giants running back Brandon Jacobs wound up bound to the locker room and is likely out of Sunday's game against Seattle (1-3).
Jacobs, nursing a sprained left MCL, missed his third day of practice Friday and is doubtful. After starting practice on the stationary bike, Jacobs jogged off to the locker room.
RENTON -- Pete Carroll doesn't just expect the best-case scenario, he relies upon it.
He's willing to err on the side of optimism even if it costs his team points.
And it has.
But this has nothing to do with Steven Hauschka's 61-yard field-goal attempt on Sunday against Atlanta. That's only the latest example of end-of-the-half play-calling that could be charitably...
The New York Giants could be without cornerback and first-round draft pick Prince Amukamara until the end of the month. Amukamara is still recovering from a broken foot he suffered Aug. 6 in training camp. Coach Tom Coughlin told reporters to ask him about Amukamara after the team's bye week, which is in three weeks, between its game Oct. 16 against Buffalo and the Oct. 30 game...
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The Giants are suffering some nagging injuries and face an opponent this week that can certainly exploit them. Can you say ‘trap game’? The Giants can, and are very aware that this Seahawks team can steal a win from them this Sunday.
The Seahawks can run the football with Marshawn Lynch and QB Tavaris Jackson. Lynch is averaging only 3.1 yards per carry this season, but he is...
Brandon Jacobs' injury will likely give Ware more playing time against Seattle
Brandon Jacobs missed a second straight day of practice with a knee injury he said he sustained in the third quarter of Sunday’s win in Arizona. Tom Coughlin said the running back wanted to work, but the medical staff wanted to give him one more day of rest to reduce the swelling.