When Ryan’s defense stops opponents on a weekly basis, we take it for granted and point to the aspects of coaching that he doesn’t excel at.
“We’re all friends with one another,” Rolle said. “But are we going out there and fighting for the guy beside us? Absolutely not. There’s no way I can hide it, sugercoat it, whatever you want to say. There’s no way I can hide that.”
“They don’t like themselves,” the two-time Super Bowl champion told Joe & Evan. “That’s what it really comes down to. They don’t like each other. They’re not willing to fight for each other.”
“Yeah, some people call me the black Tim Tebow,” the 24-year-old told Muscle and Fitness. “I am a virgin. I’m not ashamed to say that.”
“We have a lack of excitement on the sideline,” the two-time Pro Bowler told reporters. “When I look up and down the sidelines, sometimes we’re in it and sometimes we’re not. I don’t know what the reason is for that.”
Justin Tuck, Eli Manning and Zac DeOssie will remain captains, but they will be joined by two new players in 2013. Safety Antrel Rolle and guard Chris Snee have also been named captains.
A wishbone quarterback has yet to hoist a Lombardi Trophy. Until one does, give me the safer sensibilities of the pocket passer. Like Peyton Manning. Like Eli Manning. Maybe MetLife will be a family affair.
“This is our house, and we protect our house, and that’s just the way it goes,” Rolle said. “If we go out there and play consistently and play the way I know we know how to play as a team, then absolutely, we’ll be there without a doubt.”
New York Giants receiver Victor Cruz has shed the protective boot he’s been sporting, and expects to play in the regular-season opener against the Dallas Cowboys Sept. 8.
Despite spraining his right ankle “pretty good,” New York Giants safety Antrel Rolle expects to be ready for the season opener against the Dallas Cowboys.
With Jason Pierre-Paul still recovering from back surgery in early June, the Giants practiced Wednesday with fellow defensive end Justin Tuck sidelined by an undisclosed back problem.
WFAN co-hosts Joe Benigno and Evan Roberts were live from Giants training camp at the Quest Diagnostics Training Center on Monday. The duo chatted with Giants throughout the day as Big Blue prepares for the upcoming season.
“I’m not going to say it’s easy when you see guys getting these huge paydays and you feel like you’re at the same caliber, if not better than, some of those guys,” the Giants’ wide receiver told Sirius XM Radio on Wednesday.
“The contract definitely wasn’t an issue, man,” Nicks told Boomer & Carton. “As far as speaking about the past, I really don’t bring it up. I just decided that I had to take care of some things that I needed to take care of.”
“It is going to be something that is very unique to me and very unique to what I like, and like to do,” the 26-year-old told the newspaper. “We are still fielding some requests, so we will see how it goes.”