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The New York Giants are dealing with plenty of drama this offseason. As defending Super Bowl champions, they've got a big target on their backs heading into this year, and a Week 1 loss to the Dallas Cowboys certainly didn't help matters. What really could be derailing their season, however, is the loss of a loved one in the Giants family: offensive coordinator Kevin Gilbride's mustache. While ordinarily you would think the facial hair of a coach is nothing of note, the New York Times would disagree with you. So much so, that the Times' Sam Borden wrote a hilarious...

Giants CB Terrell Thomas Underwent Third ACL Surgery - New York…

Giants CB Terrell Thomas Underwent Third ACL Surgery - New York Giants CB Terrell Thomas, who has already been placed on the IR, recently underwent a third surgery on his ACL, according to the Newark Star-Ledger. Thomas missed the entire season last year after tearing his ACL. He re-injured the same knee last month and didn’t look like he was going to need surgery again, but recent...

Welcome to New York David Wilson

  In my New York Giants Season Preview article I mentioned what high expectations were being placed on first round draft pick David Wilson coming off a fantastic preseason. Week 1 against the Cowboys didn’t go as planned for Wilson. Coach Coughlin benched him after 2 carries after he fumbled during a first half scoreless game in New York. For the rest of the game David Wilson...

Report: Terrell Thomas undergoes his third ACL surgery

According to Jenny Vrentas of the Newark Star-Ledger, New York Giants cornerback Terrell Thomas underwent his third ACL surgery earlier this week. Thomas was hoping to be able to just rehab his knee, but it looks like that wasn’t working.  Dr. James Andrews performed the surgery.  His recovery is expected to take six months. Coming back from a third ACL surgery is going to be...

Anomaly or not, Giants offensive line is a running problem

No one likes to agree that they’re wrong, but an ever-growing person does. Houston, we not only have a problem along the New York Giants' offensive line, but we need help in figuring out what or who it is. In 2010, the Giants’ offensive line was ranked second in the pass/pass blocking, gaining an average of 242.2 yards through the air and allowing only 16 sacks of quarterback...

Hakeen Nicks, Prince Amukamara practicing for the Giants

According to Patricia Traina of Inside Football, New York Giants wide receiver Hakeem Nicks (foot) and cornerback Prince Amukamara (ankle), are practicing today. Nicks was practicing as wasPrince. How much they’re going to do remains to be seen. — Patricia Traina (@Patricia_Traina) September 13, 2012 When Amukamara was practicing the other day and it reportedly looked like he...

Buccaneers' coaches know the drill in New York

TAMPA, Fla. -- There are a lot of ties between the Bucs and Giants that could affect Sunday's game at MetLife Stadium. Bucs offensive coordinator Mike Sullivan is the former Giants quarterbacks coach who worked closely with Eli Manning the past two seasons. Tampa Bay defensive coordinator Bill Sheridan had the same position with the Giants for one season several years ago and...

Healthy Giants Look Primed to Respond in Week 2

A few quick thoughts as we approach 24 hours till kickoff... …the key matchup Sunday is TB RDT Gerald McCoy lined up across from David Baas and Kevin Boothe. While the All-22 film confirmed it, anyone who caught a glimpse of the game on Redzone could see that McCoy finally showed signs of blossoming into the player he was expected to be by many coming out of the draft. McCoy...

The Top Ten Most Difficult Games Remaining For the Giants

There are perks to being the defending Super Bowl Champions.  Besides being part of a championship team, you are forever immortalized into the NFL history books. To go with those perks comes negatives that the Giants are certainly facing this year.  Besides getting everyone’s best game week in and week out, the Giants were also given the most difficult schedule in the league...

NFL Rumors: Should New York Giants Sign Plaxico Burress?

The New York Giants are always at their best when they have that third receiver who can make big plays while their top two wide outs are covered. It happened with David Tyree. It happened with Mario Manningham. In big games, a third wide receiver has always come up big for the Giants. This year, the Giants are lacking that third threat when Victor Cruz and Hakeem Nicks are covered...

Giants secondary needs to improve vs. Tampa Bay

Headed into the season, the New York Giants believed their secondary was a team strengths. Headed into Sunday's game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers (1-0), they're not so sure anymore. Dallas quarterback Tony Romo shredded the secondary for 307 yards and three touchdowns in the Cowboys' 24-17 win to open the season for New York. He completed 22 of 29 passes, and finished...

Giants need to get act together fast

The New York Giants shouldn't be entering Sunday's home game against Tampa Bay at 0-1. No disrespect to the Dallas Cowboys, which gave an outstanding effort in last week's 24-17 upset. But as well as the Cowboys played, the Giants did a better job doing themselves in. Don't just take it from me. Giants cornerback Corey Webster told that defensive...

After just one game, Osi Umenyiora is ready to call Robert Griffin III ‘RG3’

Back in July during an interview on WFAN, Giants defensive end Osi Umenyiora wondered why people were calling Redskins rookie quarterback Robert Griffin III “RG3”. In Umenyiora’s eyes, Griffin hadn’t done anything in the NFL yet so he didn’t deserve to have that nickname. So instead, he would call him “Bob Griffin”. Predictably, Griffin said he was fine with being called...

Terrell Thomas underwent his 3rd surgery on his torn ACL

Bad News! Giants CB Terrell Thomas underwent his third surgery on his torn ACL on his right knee. This is the third time in two years he has got surgery on his knee. Expect his Giants career to end in the offseason.

Giants-Buccaneers Week 2 Preview

The New York Giants (0-1) host the Tampa Bay Buccaneers (1-0) Sunday afternoon at MetLife Stadium from East Rutherford, NJ. Game starts at 1:00 pm on FOX (TV) and WCBS FM 101.1 (Radio). Giants favorites over Buccaneers. Spread is - 7 points. My pick is the Giants. After being stunned on opening night against the rival Dallas Cowboys. The Giants will try to redeem themselves...
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