[Editor’s note- Rich Conforti joined the staff of UltimateNYG in December. He has already given us some good quality observations and insight into topics such as the Giants’ pass coverage and run schemes. In this installment, Rich shares his positive opinion of Tom Coughlin. My rebuttal is indented after each of his points. We hope you enjoy the debate. This site is about an open forum for discussion, and we do not shy away from an objective and constructive exchange of views. – Andy]
Let’s start out by addressing the topic of the near 2011 Giants collapse.
Did it appear at times that we were headed for one? Sure. Bottom line is that this team finished out the last quarter of the season with a 3-1 record. Despite endless amounts of nitpicking, this team rallied at the end of the season to make the playoffs.
Nitpicking? Do you call losing to Washington twice, Seattle and PHL’s Young nitpicking? I call it wholesale abandonment and underachievement. Better late than never, ...