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Stop us if you've heard this story before. The New York Giants begin their season strong, hit a mid-year bump, and then find themselves in a situation where they no longer have any margin for error and must win their remaining battles against a tough slate of opponents. That's precisely the situation the Giants find themselves in this week as they return from their bye week with a 6-4 record and a one-game lead in the NFC East. That advantage could be trimmed in half by the time they take the field Sunday if Dallas wins its game on Thanksgiving against the Redskins. Adding to the challenge for the Giants as they begin what they've dubbed a "six-game season" is that they'll be facing a red hot Green Bay Packers team that has won its last five in a row, turning a 2-3 record into a 7-3 mark. That's been good enough to put the Packers in first place in the NFC North division. But when it comes to challenges, Giants head coach Tom Coughlin said his...
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Although OC Kevin Gilbride and Running backs coach Jerald Ingram continue to profess a lack of faith in David Wilson, coach Tom Coughlin is prescribing an increased role for the rookie.”We need to get him more involved,” said Coughlin, “and we will get him more involved.” Wilson is unlikely to play on passing downs or at the goal line, leaving him as nothing more than a roster...
While the Giants were hoping to have David Douglas take over for Ramses Barden as the underdog story earlier this preseason, it didn’t happen. Douglas was patiently waiting for his turn and although it took long, his turn arose.
The 23-year-old’s camp performance prompted coach Tom Coughlin to declare last week Douglas “has had a heck of a preseason.” He was at it again...
Tom Coughlin understands the importance of late season football, and after his New York Giants dropped a pair of games, the bye came at a much needed time.
Eli Manning had a dead arm, but is feeling better. Justin Tuck is telling his teammates it’s time to focus after admitting the Giants kind of took their eyes off the prize.
Coughlin is the commander, the general, and even...
Giants Victor Cruz wants you to know that he has great hands. Cruz wants you to vote him to this year’s Pro Bowl. So to show you just how impressive his catch game is, the receiver put together this viral video of him catching a football dropped from a plane. No salsa dancing after the [...]
The Giants held a short Thanksgiving Day practice session, but Ahmad Bradshaw wasn't on the field.
Bradshaw (foot) didn't practice for the second straight day, sitting out along with DT Linval Joseph (knee) and WR Domenik Hixon (ankle). Hixon, who is battling a high ankle sprain and said he's "taking it day-by-day," and Bradshaw, who rarely practices these...
Green Bay Packers (7-3) at New York Giants (6-4)
What’s wrong with the Giants? That’s what everyone is asking. Well, they do this every year. Since Tom Coughlin took over, the Giants are 53-19 in the first 8 games of a season and 27-39 in the last 8 games of the season, including these last 2 losses. Eli Manning has been the main problem of late and not just in the 2 losses....
Less than three weeks ago, the Giants still looked like a team ready to repeat, so two straight losses werent going to shake the confidence of the defending Super Bowl champions.
A lack of confidence is something Justin Tuck said he believes wont ever be an issue for the Giants, but at times this season, he said he thinks they may have had too much.
I think weve always...
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