Found September 17, 2012 on Fantasy Football Champs:
Giants No. 3 wideout Domenik Hixon suffered a concussion and isn't likely to be ready for New York's Thursday night contest with Carolina.Fantasy Spin:Hixon was targeted five times in the Giants opener, fourth on the team behind Victor Cruz, Hakeem Nicks and tight end Martellus Bennett. Ramses Barden figures to benefit from increased playing time, but isn't likely to reach fantasy-worthy status.

Coughlin angry at Schiano for having Bucs hit Manning on kneel down

Giants coach Tom Coughlin yelled at first-year Tampa Bay coach Greg Schiano after the Giants' 41-34 victory on Sunday because he didn't like that Schiano told his players to knock Giants quarterback Eli Manning down when Manning was taking a knee to run out the final seconds, reported. "I don't think you do that," Coughlin said after the game...

Tom Coughlin's Frustration Understandable, But Complaining About Greg Schiano's Tactic Actually Hypocritical

Greg Schiano's Buccaneers wanted to play for 60 minutes on Sunday. Tom Coughlin's Giants were content with 59 minutes and 55 seconds, and thus we've got ourselves the first big coaching feud of 2012. Coughlin has two Super Bowl rings to his credit, while Schiano has two NFL games under his belt. In most instances, it's the elder statesman who deserves the benefit...

Coughlin confronts Schiano after win

Tom Coughlin had harsh words for Greg Schiano after the Buccaneers' rookie coach told his defense to play hard when Eli Manning was taking a knee on the final snap of the Giants' 41-34 win on Sunday. There was a brief scrum after the play and some players had to be separated. Coughlin yelled at the former Rutgers coach when they met after the game, telling him that kind...

Tom Coughlin upset with Greg Schiano over Giants-Bucs ending

Tom Coughlin got in Greg Schiano’s face when the two were headed for their postgame handshake following the Giants’ 41-34 comeback win over the Buccaneers on Sunday. Coughlin was upset that the Buccaneers busted up the gut and knocked over Eli Manning when the Giants lined up in the victory formation to kneel down at the end of the game. Tampa Bay was likely upset that Josh...

Tom Coughlin gets in Greg Schiano’s face after Bucs/Giants game

With Harbaugh vs. Schwartz seemingly over with, we’ve now got Tom Coughlin vs. Greg Shiano. After yesterday’s Buccaneers/Giants game in which New York scored 25 points in the fourth quarter to come back and beat Tampa Bay, Eli Manning took a knee and was knocked over by Bucs defenders. This actually marked the first time that the Bucs touched Manning in the second half after...

Tom Coughlin says the Giants believe David Diehl has an MCL injury

According to Mike Garafolo of USA Today, New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin confirmed that they believe right tackle David Diehl suffered an injury to his MCL. Coughlin confirms no ACL injury believed for Diehl. MCL thought to be the issue. If so, that’s good news. — Mike Garafolo (@MikeGarafolo) September 17, 2012 The Giants are still waiting for results of Diehl’s MRI...

New York Giants' Andre Brown comes up big as opportunity knocks

What can Brown do for you? Well, when it comes to running back Andre Brown filling in for an injured Ahmad Bradshaw, he can tally 90 total yards and a game winning touchdown on 15 touches for the New York Giants. Going into Sunday's game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Brown has amassed a grand total of -1 yards rushing on two carries in his NFL career. Not expecting much...

Victor Cruz catches 80-yard touchdown pass, does trademark Salsa dance (Video)

In one of the wild finishes of week 2 in the 2012 NFL season, the New York Football Giants came back from a fourteen-point second half deficit to steal a win from the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Giants quarterback Eli Manning threw for over 500 yards including this 80-yard touchdown to New York wide receiver Victor Cruz: What makes this touchdown catch more memorable was...

Thursday Night Panthers vs. Giants Pick Against the Spread

We escaped Monday Night with a win thanks to our Monday Night teaser special with the Broncos (+10) & Over 44. My initial gut feeling was to be all over the Falcons (-3), but there was lots of chatter of a Peyton Manning outright win, so I figured, there’s no way Peyton will lose by double digits on Monday Night, right? Well, he almost did, but we got the cover with our teaser...

Podcast 5: Lightning, Rays, and Bucs

Lots of information and thoughts have been gathered for this one. Here are a few points to this edition of podcast. The Tampa Bay Lightning players are using their own money to workout at team facilities. With the regular season winding down, the Rays find themselves in a tough spot to get into the playoffs. The hot topic from the Bucs and Giants game was not...
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