Found September 07, 2013 on The Penalty Flag:
As the New York Giantsʼ 2013 season starts this Sunday in Dallas, look for these three names to step up for a big game, and hopefully an even bigger season. 1. Tight End: Brandon Myers Brandon Myers was an offseason pick-up for the G-Men as Martellus Bennett departed to the Chicago Bears. Last season, Myers had a very solid year on a poor Oakland Raiders team. According to, Myers led The Raiders in receptions (79), and yards (806)... Read more

Giants RB Wilson has to protect Eli

Giants running back Rodney Hampton stopped by to watch his old team practice last week and was paying particular attention to David Wilson. The organization’s lineage of running backs is a proud one stemming from Frank Gifford to Joe Morris Ottis Anderson Hampton Tiki Barber Ahmad Bradshaw and now Wilson. Before any of them ahead of Wilson became complete they first had to learn...

New York Giants RB David Wilson continues to struggle with fumbles

As a rookie, RB David Wilson landed in New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin’s doghouse after struggling with turnovers. Last season, Coughlin had other options in the backfield to turn to but Wilson is supposed to be the Giants’ lead back this season. As New York opened the season on the road against the Dallas Cowboys, Wilson contributed two of the team’s six turnovers...

Tom Coughlin won’t say whether David Wilson is still his starting running back

After fumbling the ball twice during Sunday night’s turnover infested game,  Giants head coach Tom Coughlin wouldn’t say whether David Wilson is still his starting running back. Coughlin, exasperated, on whether Wilson is the starter: "I'm not going to answer that question now." — gregg rosenthal (@greggrosenthal) September 9, 2013 Coughlin admitted that Wilson...

David Wilson “I’m at the bottom now”

Following his abysmal performance Sunday night versus the Dallas Cowboys, Giants Head Coach Tom Coughlin wouldn’t say if David Wilson was the starter or not going forward. Wilson on the other had said that he would continue to work hard. “I’m just gonna keep working hard. I’m at the bottom now. So nowhere to go but up from here. That’s really all I got.” Wilson has...

Giants To Work Out Brandon Jacobs

After last night’s RB debacle that featured David Wilson’s fumbles make a comeback and Da’Rel Scott possibly costing them the game on an errant screen pass, the Giants will bring in a group of RBs to work out for them tomorrow. That group includes a familiar face to the Giants fans: Brandon Jacobs. Times are tough in the free agent RB pool I guess. The Giants will work out...

David Wilson Falls Back Into Coughlin's Doghouse

Giants running back David Wilson fumbled twice and landed in coach Tom Coughlin doghouse ... again.Fantasy Spin:Wilson was benched for the second half and Da'Rel Scott came on to rush five times for 23 yards and catch five balls for 51 yards. In his rookie season Wilson fumbled on opening night and it took until Week 13 for him to become part of the offense again. It probably...

David Wilson still leads the Giants backfield after horrific opener

New York Giants running back David Wilson has now established that opening day is not the day to catch him at his best.  During his rookie season, Wilson infamously fumbled his way into coach Tom Coughlin’s doghouse. Now entrenched as the lead dog in a depleted committee, Wilson literally dropped the ball during his debut affair as a sophomore. Please click here to read this...

Tom Coughlin is ‘disappointed and embarrassed’ with Giants

The New York Giants opened their 2013 season with a 36-31 defeat to the Dallas Cowboys after failing to take care of the ball. “We turned the ball over five times and muffed a punt,” coach Tom Coughlin said. “Six times we gave the ball away tonight. Six times – that’s my fault. I’m totally, totally disappointed and embarrassed by that kind of football. That’s sloppy...

Giants will reportedly work out Brandon Jacobs, Willis McGahee

According to Mike Garafolo of FOX Sports,  the New York Giants will work out running backs Brandon Jacobs and Willis McGahee. The Giants will work out RBs tomorrow. The group will include Brandon Jacobs. — Mike Garafolo (@MikeGarafolo) September 9, 2013 Also working out for the Giants tomorrow: Willis McGahee. — Mike Garafolo (@MikeGarafolo) September 9, 2013 After David Wilson...

Giants will reportedly work out Brandon Jacobs, Willis McGahee, Joe McKnight

Either the New York Giants are trying to send a message to second-year running back David Wilson, or they are legitimately nervous about his fumbling problem. Wilson, who was expected to be a major part of New York’s offensive attack in 2013, put the ball on the ground twice during a loss to the Dallas […]

The Giants Threw An Interception On Their First Pass And Fumbled On Their First Run

Achievement unlocked, Giants. Quite a feat to start the season with an interception on your first pass attempt, let alone a screen pass. Then follow it up with a likely scoring drive that ends with a fumble on their first rushing attempt, by the oft fumbling David Wilson, who more than a few of us might have hitched our fantasy hopes to once Andre Brown went down.Oh, and Eli already...

Giants at Cowboys: Opening Game a Cursed Mess

The curse of the Dallas Cowboys winning in their house against the Giants has remained for four seasons, and last night as messy as this game played out, the AT&T house reverts back to the Dallas Cowboys. The game was one "hot mess". Eli Manning started the game off with an interception and ended the game with an interception.Nice to be consistent. Six turnovers, with...

Giants to work out Brandon Jacobs, Willis McGahee

There is one thing that will assuredly piss off Tom Coughlin and get an offensive player in the dog house quicker than anything else, and that is fumbling the football. Even with warnings about ball protection, and going up against Monte…Read more →

Giants to work out RBs Jacobs, McGahee, McKnight

The Giants running backs struggled mightily Sunday night in the team's 36-31 loss to the Cowboys.David Wilson fumbled the ball twice before he was benched and Da'Rel Scott couldn't hang on to an Eli Manning pass that was intercepted and returned for a touchdown. Together the two combined for 42 yards on 12 carries. Overall it was a terrible night for them and as a result...

Captain Hindsight to the Rescue Week One

Week one of the NFL season is almost complete and of course everything went exactly to plan, right?  Of course not.  Not even Nostradamus himself can predict this sh*t anymore, but some things went our way and some things definitely did not. It’s a Fumble!! Stevan Ridley fumbled.  Not once, but twice.  Emperor Belichick has no patience for such things and he was sent packing...
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