Found June 06, 2012 on Gridiron Grit:
The New York Giants announced on Wednesday that head coach Tom Coughlin has signed a contract extension that will take him through the 2014 NFL season. Coughlin’s previous contract was scheduled to expire following the 2012 season. Photo Credit: (Via New York Giants Press Release) Both sides were eager to extend their relationship.  Big Blue because they believe in Coughlin-–who in February led the team to its second Super Bowl victory in his tenure–is the NFL’s finest coach, and Coughlin because coaching this team is an absolute labor of love. When asked publicly in recent weeks about the pact, team president John Mara always spoke of the inevitability of reaching an agreement. At the ceremony three weeks ago at Tiffany and Co. in which the players and coaches received their world championship rings, Mara said it would happen, “sooner rather than later.” Because it was only a matter of time, the negotiations included no angst, annoyance or anger from Coughlin or the Gian...

Giants sign Coughlin through 2014

Tom Coughlin has signed a two-year contract extension through the 2014 season with the New York Giants. The 65-year-old Coughlin, who led the team to its second Super Bowl win under him in February, has coached the Giants since 2004. His contract was in its final year. Coughlin says Wednesday ''it is an honor and a privilege to be the head coach of the New York Giants....

New York Giants extend head coach Tom Coughlin

After recording his second Super Bowl victory for the New York Giants, the franchise rewarded head coach Tom Coughlin with a three-year contract extension. The extension is worth a reported $20 million dollars and locks up Coughlin as the head coach of the Giants through the 2014 season. Coughlin’s record with the Giants has been impressive, leading them to two Super Bowl Championships...

Giants extend Tom Coughlin’s contract

Getty Images The New York Giants have announced that head coach Tom Coughlin’s contract has been extended through the 2014 season. This coming season was the final year of Coughlin’s current deal, so the Giants essentially gave him a two-year extension. Coughlin expressed his gratitude for being able to continue to be the Giants head coach. “It has always been my belief that...

New York Giants Lock Up Tom Coughlin Through 2014 Season

New York Giants Head Coach Tom Coughlin bets a Gatorade bath after winning his second Super Bowl title. There was a time when Tom Coughlin’s time as New York Giants head coach appeared to be running out; but after leading the team to a Super Bowl Championship last season, its second in a five-year span, it is safe to say Coughlin can coach the Giants as long as he wants...

Giants Extend Coughlin's Contract Through 2014

East Rutherford, NJ (Sports Network) - Three weeks ago while the Giants received their championship rings, team president John Mara stated that head coach Tom Coughlin would receive a contract extension "sooner rather than later." The inevitable became a formality on Wednesday as Coughlin signed a two-year contract extension that will keep him on the sidelines through...

Coughlin's extension is well-deserved

It had become an annual New York City tradition no less routine than the Rockettes hitting Radio City or the lighting of the Christmas Tree at Rockefeller Center. Every December, usually around the second or third Monday of the month, New York City's sports-talk radio stations' phone lines would light up with callers demanding one thing: "Fire Tom Coughlin!" ...

Giants announce 3-week training camp in Albany, NY

The New York Giants are heading back to the University at Albany for three weeks of training camp, starting in late July. The Super Bowl champions announced their training camp schedule Wednesday, hours after saying that coach Tom Coughlin had signed a contract extension which will keep him with the team through 2014. The Giants will report to camp on July 26 with workouts beginning...

New York Giants: 3 NFL Head Coaches Better than Tom Coughlin

Is Tom Coughlin the best head coach in the NFL today? Photo Credit: Michael Heiman/Getty Images The Sporting News certainly thinks so, ranking the 65-year-old New York Giants coach at No. 1 amongst his peers in their NFL coach rankings. Coming off his second triumph as the head coach of the Super Bowl-winning Giants, there is certainly a case to be made for Coughlin. It’s tough...

Giants stinging over loss of Ballard

Tom Coughlin was in no mood to be noble toward the New England Patriots for plucking injured tight end Jake Ballard off the waiver wire. Ballard, coming off ACL and micro-fracture surgery and likely unavailable for action until 2013, was claimed shortly before Tuesday's opening workout of Giants minicamp, a day after he was waived because of a failed physical. It was the Giants...
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