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N.Y. Giants at Carolina Thursday, 8:20 p.m. ET, at MetLife Stadium, East Rutherford, N.J. - TV: NFL Network *TV announcers: Brad Nessler, Mike Mayock, Alex Flanagan *Keys to the game: Slow starts and self-inflicted wounds, chronic issues for the Giants in 2011, knocked offensive coordinator Kevin Gilbride out of a comfort zone again last week. And losing RB Ahmad Bradshaw (neck) put the full weight of the offense on QB Eli Manning, who was 31 of 51 for 510 yards in a shootout victory. The Panthers don't have a feared defensive front, but their cornerbacks -- particularly Chris Gamble -- aren't easily beat one-on-one. Victor Cruz and Hakeem Nicks, who combined for 21 catches for 378 yards last week, put a world of stress on any secondary. The Giants are all too familiar with coverage woes, and must be mindful of QB Cam Newton's foot speed by keeping pass-rush lanes narrow. But it's not just Newton. The Panthers got their running game healthy -- 41 attempts for 2...
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Giants coach Tom Coughlin yelled at first-year Tampa Bay coach Greg Schiano after the Giants' 41-34 victory on Sunday because he didn't like that Schiano told his players to knock Giants quarterback Eli Manning down when Manning was taking a knee to run out the final seconds, ESPNNewYork.com reported. "I don't think you do that," Coughlin said after the game...
Greg Schiano's Buccaneers wanted to play for 60 minutes on Sunday. Tom Coughlin's Giants were content with 59 minutes and 55 seconds, and thus we've got ourselves the first big coaching feud of 2012. Coughlin has two Super Bowl rings to his credit, while Schiano has two NFL games under his belt. In most instances, it's the elder statesman who deserves the benefit...
The injury bug seems to spreading very heavily around the New York Giants roster recently as a total of four players did not participate in today’s practice. On top of that, another four players were limited to light activity in practice as they only took part in non-contact drills.
The four players that missed todays practice were: running back Ahmad Bradshaw with a neck injury...
Tom Coughlin had harsh words for Greg Schiano after the Buccaneers' rookie coach told his defense to play hard when Eli Manning was taking a knee on the final snap of the Giants' 41-34 win on Sunday.
There was a brief scrum after the play and some players had to be separated.
Coughlin yelled at the former Rutgers coach when they met after the game, telling him that kind...
Tom Coughlin got in Greg Schiano’s face when the two were headed for their postgame handshake following the Giants’ 41-34 comeback win over the Buccaneers on Sunday.
Coughlin was upset that the Buccaneers busted up the gut and knocked over Eli Manning when the Giants lined up in the victory formation to kneel down at the end of the game. Tampa Bay was likely upset that Josh...
According to Mike Garafolo of USA Today, New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin confirmed that they believe right tackle David Diehl suffered an injury to his MCL.
Coughlin confirms no ACL injury believed for Diehl. MCL thought to be the issue. If so, that’s good news.
— Mike Garafolo (@MikeGarafolo) September 17, 2012
The Giants are still waiting for results of Diehl’s MRI...
What can Brown do for you? Well, when it comes to running back Andre Brown filling in for an injured Ahmad Bradshaw, he can tally 90 total yards and a game winning touchdown on 15 touches for the New York Giants.
Going into Sunday's game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Brown has amassed a grand total of -1 yards rushing on two carries in his NFL career. Not expecting much...
In one of the wild finishes of week 2 in the 2012 NFL season, the New York Football Giants came back from a fourteen-point second half deficit to steal a win from the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
Giants quarterback Eli Manning threw for over 500 yards including this 80-yard touchdown to New York wide receiver Victor Cruz:
What makes this touchdown catch more memorable was...
Getty ImagesNew York Giants veteran head coach Tom Coughlin and Tampa Bay Buccaneers rookie head coach Greg Schiano had harsh words for one another during what was supposed to be the end of the ball game handshake.Reports state that Coughlin was upset about a Buccaneers defender knocking Eli Manning over during the final kneel down.Schiano preaches to his players to be aggressive...
CHARLOTTE, NC --- Thursday night bookends an amazing opportunity spanning four days for the surging Carolina Panthers to prove their worthiness for this NFL season.
First, coming off a terrible opening-day loss at the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Carolina hosted the New Orleans Saints who also suffered a bad loss in their opener. Many national pundits didnt envy the Panthers having to...
I can’t decide if I just love the fact that Greg Schiano had his players jumping over the pile on the Giants final kneeldown or if I think it’s bush league.
I do know that I don’t give a crap that whiny ass Tom Coughlin doesn’t like it. Too damn bad, Tom.
This Week’s Sucked And Won: Ryan Williams, Arizona (10 carries for 13 yards). Besides being completely...
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- Cam Newton threw for 253 yards and ran for a career-high 71 yards as the Carolina Panthers defeated New Orleans 35-27 on Sunday to hand the Saints their first 0-2 start since 2007.
One week after tying a franchise low with 10 yards rushing in a 16-10 loss to Tampa Bay, the Panthers rediscovered their running game against a porous Saints defense. The Panthers...
Don't pull that College crap T...
We escaped Monday Night with a win thanks to our Monday Night teaser special with the Broncos (+10) & Over 44. My initial gut feeling was to be all over the Falcons (-3), but there was lots of chatter of a Peyton Manning outright win, so I figured, there’s no way Peyton will lose by double digits on Monday Night, right? Well, he almost did, but we got the cover with our teaser...
Lots of information and thoughts have been gathered for this one. Here are a few points to this edition of TheBayCave.com podcast.
The Tampa Bay Lightning players are using their own money to workout at team facilities.
With the regular season winding down, the Rays find themselves in a tough spot to get into the playoffs.
The hot topic from the Bucs and Giants game was not...