Jerry Recco’s first update of the morning thoroughly covered the Giants’ thrilling 41-34 win over the Bucs — complete with postgame reaction from both sides after a chippy finish that prompted Tom Coughlin to have some words with Greg ‘The Schiano Man’ (pictured) afterward.
Eli Manning was brilliant down the stretch after throwing 3 interceptions in the 1st half.
The Giants will start preparing for their Week 3 opponent, which will be the Panthers, down in Carolina on Thursday night.
The Jets, who were facing the Steelers after a 48-point explosion against the Bills in Week 1, got smacked around in Pittsburgh, losing 27-10 and leaving a bad taste in everyone’s mouths. Craig wasn’t too worried though, as he boldly predicted the Jets will have no problem at all with the Dolphins, whom they will face next week down in Miami.
Plus, the Yankees remain a game up on the 2nd-place Orioles after a 6-4 win over the Rays – taking the weekend series 2 games to 1. Saturday’s game was ‘highlighted’ by a couple having ‘relations’ in the men’s room during the game, while many looked on. And oh yeah, the NHL has locked out its players – so there’s that…