Found February 03, 2012 on
One lasting lesson Tom Coughlin learned from Bill Parcells was the importance of continuity.

Coughlin: 'Confident' Giants not the only talkers

Tom Coughlin has heard his players talk plenty during Super Bowl week. But he also hasn’t forgotten that Tom Brady kicked the week off by doing some talking, too.   The Giants tried to downplay it, but they clearly took notice of what Brady’s pep rally remarks from last Sunday, when he ...

Tom Coughlin says Giants 'humble enough to prepare' for Super Bowl XLVI, yet 'confident enough to perform'

Giants coach was asked if team seemed overconfident headed into Sunday's game against Patriots

Coughlin making most of second shot

The first call the Giants made following the 1992 season went to Boston College head coach Tom Coughlin, a Giants assistant from 1988-90. “No,” he said.

Giants' Coughlin just keeps rolling, not his head

INDIANAPOLIS — Tom Coughlin is a walking, talking dictionary for the old school, a chiseled stone tablet in these Twitter times.

Coughlin OK with Giants' talking confidently

Tom Coughlin has had no problem with a few of his players saying they are going to win the Super Bowl.

Tom Coughlin Poses for Photo With Lombardi Trophy, Doesn't Appear Worried About Jinxing Giants

INDIANAPOLIS -- If jinxes exist in the world of sports, the planet will have its answer Sunday after Super Bowl XLVI. Both Bill Belichick and Tom Coughlin held their final news conferences of the week Friday in a ballroom at media headquarters. They each answered questions in front of a glamorous Super Bowl XLVI backdrop, and they were just a few feet away from the Vince Lombardi...

Giants expect to have full roster (AP)

The New York Giants are ready to face the New England Patriots in the Super Bowl and coach Tom Coughlin expects to have his full team ready to go in Sunday's game. In his final news conference before the game, Coughlin said Friday that running back Ahmad Bradshaw is expected to practice for a third straight day and every player on his 53-man squad wants to play.

Belichick boosts Parcells for Hall of Fame

By Paul Kenyon

Coughlin thinks it’s silly to even ask: Of course Gronkowski is playing

The status of Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski’s ankle has been the subject of hundreds of media questions already this week, and Giants coach Tom Coughlin says the questions can stop now. It’s obvious, from Coughlin’s perspective, that Gronkowski will be ready to go. “Not to belittle the question, I really do think he’ll play,”…

ETHRIDGE: Turns out that Patriots' Belichick, Giants' Coughlin are friends

Neither Bill Belichick nor Tom Coughlin are known as wild-and-crazy guys. So don't expect a wild-and-crazy postgame celebration after Sunday's Super Bowl XLVI at Lucas Oil Stadium, whether the New England Patriots or the New York Giants emerge as the victors.

Bradshaw practices, Gronk sits

Tom Coughlin said this morning that Ahmad Bradshaw would be the only Giants not practicing today. He was wrong. But in a good way.

Giants' DL versus Pat's OL

Many of the national media pundits and analysts continue to point to the Giants’ pass rush as the key to their turnaround.  Stories galore have been written about the comparisons of 2007 and 2011 and the effect the Giants pass rush should have on this game.  Even Bill Parcells, on his Super Bowl confidential last night on ESPN, pointed to the Giants DL as the clear strength of...

Former Giants and Jets coach Bill Parcells, Jets RB Curtis Martin highlight Hall of Fame finalists

Announcement coming live on NFL Network

Hall of Fame welcomes Curtis Martin, but Jets great is sad Bill Parcells won't join him

Martin among six inductees, while former Giants, Jets coach Parcells is snubbed

Column: 'Tell me he doesn't look like Mr. Ed.'

(Eds: With AP Photos.) By JIM LITKE AP Sports Columnist We already know why they play the game. The real question is why they still talk about it all week, since the last time a player or coach said anything memorable during the run-up to the Super Bowl was 1999. That's when Falcons cornerback Ray Buchanan and Broncos tight end Shannon Sharpe had this exchange: ''Shannon...
Giants News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.