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Lawrence Tynes is glad Jets special teams coach Mike Westhoff doesn’t have Steve Weatherford to kick around anymore.
The Giants kicker yesterday blasted Westhoff for taking shots in September at Weatherford, the former Jets punter now booting ably for Big Blue.
“Unbelievable. That’s the worst statement of the...
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Alyssa "G-Men Girl" FranklinBGB Featured ColumnistAll year long fans of the New York Giants knew that there were talented guys on the squad that truly are special. But I believe on Sunday, January 22nd, other guys stepped and proved that they are just as special.The special teams units on the New York Giants have had a pretty good year. I wouldn’t say great but it’s...
Now you listen to me, Steve Weatherford, I love Eli’s long hair, and those luscious locks look nothing like a “baby mullet”.
Taped inside Steve Weatherford's locker all season has been a headline from a September story in which Jets special-teams coach Mike Westhoff said Weatherford "wasn't good enough" to punt for the Jets at the end of last season.
As Steve Weatherford, the Giants’ holder, and Zak DeOssie, the long snapper, prepared for an expected rainy and muddy title game, they did not speak about a botched attempt in a 2003 playoff game.
Jets fans react to the way the season collapsed. [Jet Nation]
Steve Weatherford has no love for Westy … that’s good, because I had no love for his postseason performance (and terrible fake punt play) from last year. [NYDN]
Googs is in the house. [ESPN NY]
Belichick thinks fondly back to his time with the Giants (but not Jets). [NY Times]
Grading the QB play. [ESPN NY]
Most people have good things to say about Mike Westhoff, longtime special teams coach for the Jets. Steve Weatherford is a big exception. The Giants punter says Westhoff's attitude held him back last year.
It all seemed so familiar. Lawrence Tynes running with his hand in the air after another overtime field goal. The Giants’ sideline erupting knowing the New England Patriots await. Even Tom Coughlin admitted resistance is now futile, and there’s no avoiding comparisons to the Giants’ glorious ...
Only the mother of a kicker could feel for Baltimore goat Billy Cundiff
Maggie-Ann Tynes, mom of Big Blue-footed hero Lawrence Tynes, said today her heart still bleeds for a man she’s never met — the Ravens field-goal specialist who choked a chip shot that would have kept Baltimore’s...
Ahmad Bradshaw's forward progress, Steve Weatherford's 50-yard punt deep in his own territory, and more
Around 2 minutes after Lawrence Tynes kicked a game winning field goal to send the Giants to the Super Bowl, the boys in Vegas had a Super Bowl line all ready to go. The line opened up at Patriots -4 or -3.5 pending on which site you use. However by Monday afternoon the line had dropped down to Patriots -3, where it currently stands.
The wise guys in Vegas expect historic betting...
SAN FRANCISCO — Kickers have dreams, too. And nightmares.
Lawrence Tynes dreamed on Saturday night that he would kick the game winner in the NFC Championship Game last night and, again, his Super dreams have come true.
After his 31-yard field goal screamed through the uprights at the 7:06 mark...
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- Lawrence Tynes made the Sunday night field goal that has the New York Giants preparing for next week's Super Bowl at Lucas Oil Stadium.
News and Notes from Giants camp; Steve Weather thanks his mentor, Lawrence Tynes on what he does to focus, the Giants schedule and more.