Ben McAdoo

Eli Manning

Palladino: Don’t Panic — Patience Is Key With Giants’ New Offense

Although the performance against Indy has led to widespread consternation about Manning and his first-unit group, one must understand that McAdoo is keeping things under wraps.

08/18/2014

Giants quarterback Eli Manning tosses the ball to running back Rashad Jennings during a preseason game against the Pittsburgh Steelers on August 9, 2014. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Giants’ Offense Still A Work In Progress Under McAdoo

While the team believes in the new up-tempo offense, Eli Manning said the players are doing too much thinking on the field and not reacting instinctively.

08/13/2014

Head coach Tom Coughlin of the New York Giants reacts against the Pittsburgh Steelers during a preseason game at MetLife Stadium on August 9, 2014 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Giants Head Coach Tom Coughlin Expects To Use Starting Offense More

Coughlin said he hopes to get his first-string offense more opportunity to play together this week against the Indianapolis Colts.

08/11/2014

Giants quarterback Eli Manning passes during the first quarter against the Buffalo Bills at the 2014 NFL Hall of Fame Game at Fawcett Stadium on August 3, 2014 in Canton, Ohio. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)

Eli Manning Tests Giants’ New Offense, With Some Help From His RBs

“It was good to get the running game going and get that offensive line firing off,” Manning said after Sunday’s preseason win over Buffalo. “That always helps out the whole offense.”

08/04/2014

Eli Manning (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Giants Set Incredibly Lofty Completion Percentage Goal For Manning

In the midst of installing a new offense and eager to help Eli Manning bounce back from a brutal 2013 season, the Giants have a plan to turn their veteran quarterback into a version of Drew Brees.

07/28/2014

Eli Manning (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Eli Manning ‘A Little Nervous’ With New Offense, New Coordinator

“Yeah, it is different,” Manning said. “You come into the season a little nervous; you just don’t have (the same comfort). You have a good feel for it, but not to where I want it to be. That’s with repetition and more plays.”

07/22/2014

David Wilson (Photo by Wesley Hitt/Getty Images)

5 Things To Watch: Paul Dottino’s Giants Training Camp Preview

Don’t kid yourself. If this O-line doesn’t get it together, whatever improvements were made to the rest of the roster will go for naught.

07/21/2014

Eli Manning (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Silverman: It Will Take A Lot More Than McAdoo Imagination To Fix Eli

Installing a new offense is a difficult task for any coordinator. You have to rid your players of old habits and teach them new techniques. Ben McAdoo will likely struggle with Eli Manning.

06/20/2014

Tom Coughlin (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Coughlin Stresses ‘Responsibility’ As Giants Break Until Training Camp

This is the time to deliver messages to a football team. Tom Coughlin and his coaching staff did so emphatically on Thursday, the final day of the Giants’ minicamp.

06/20/2014

Victor Cruz (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Cruz On WFAN: Excited About Offense, But Gilbride’s Exit Hard To Swallow

Victor Cruz is eager to show off the Giants’ new offense. But that doesn’t mean it was easy watching former coordinator Kevin Gilbride exit East Rutherford.

05/13/2014

Eli Manning (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images), Matt Flynn (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Palladino: Eli’s Surgery An Opportunity For Giants To Build Depth

What the Giants have here is not the end of the world. It’s an opportunity. If Matt Flynn indeed comes in for a workout, Big Blue should take a good, hard look at him.

04/14/2014

Victor Cruz (Photo by Rich Schultz /Getty Images)

Palladino: Victor Cruz At RB? Giants Shouldn’t Even Consider It

You have to admire Cruz for his willingness to subject himself to the rigors of backfield work, even if it’s just for the sake of gimmickry. But there’s no way the kid should play even a snap at running back.

03/05/2014

Eli Manning (Photo by Ron Antonelli/Getty Images)

New OC Ben McAdoo Wants Giants To Play Solid, Smart Offense

Ben McAdoo plans to mix and match what he learned with the Green Bay Packers with parts of Kevin Gilbride’s playbook in coming up with a new offense for the New York Giants.

02/28/2014

Mike Pope with former Giants tight end Jeremy Shockey  (Photo by Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images)

Palladino On Giants: ‘Professor’ Mike Pope Will Be Missed

While we all recognize that new coordinators prefer to bring in their own guys as well as their own playbooks — and heaven knows, the Giants need a fresh voice in the offensive meetings — there is still a sadness about Pope’s departure.

01/17/2014

Mike Pope with former Giants tight end Jeremy Shockey  (Photo by Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images)

TE, RB Coaches Out In Giants Staff Shakeup

Well-regarded tight ends coach Mike Pope is out after two stints and a total of 23 seasons with the team. “These are very difficult decisions,” coach Tom Coughlin said.

01/15/2014

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