With Will Beatty struggling because of back issues, Locklear is the projected starting left tackle for the Super Bowl champions. No one, though, is ready to say that he will be there when the season starts in two weeks.
“Thank you for giving us the game, Clay,” Tuck said with a touch of sarcasm. “I appreciate it a lot.”
Cornerback Terrell Thomas took himself off the field while going through positional drills. After practice, coach Tom Coughlin said that Thomas’ back tightened up, so it does not appear to be serious.
Giants lineman Chris Snee is looking to add as many Super Bowl rings as possible before he retires.
When the Jets acquired Tim Tebow, Joe Namath wasn’t a fan of the acquisition. He also took it upon himself to question the hiring of Tony Sparano as offensive coordinator. But as fast as you can say “ay ay ay”, Namath has had a change of heart on both subjects.
Chris Snee has to please his coach every day. His father-in-law, too. Tom Coughlin is that coach. And that father-in-law.
“We have come here for one thing and one thing only which is to win,” said Rolle. “We are expecting to win this game come Sunday.”
The thought of backup David Carr starting Sunday for All-Pro quarterback Eli Manning is enough to make Giants fans sick.
Call it unfinished business. Or revenge, if you will. The Giants dominated the Green Bay Packers en route to a 37-20 victory in the NFC Divisional playoffs on Sunday at Lambeau Field.
After giving it some thought, Al believed Snee would be the perfect guest to join Boomer & Craig to talk about Sunday’s game to get an idea of things to come.
New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning and defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul have been selected to play in the Pro Bowl. Second-year receiver Victor Cruz and guard Chris Snee were selected as second alternates for the game.
Coach Tom Coughlin hurt his left leg when running back D.J. Ware crashed into him on the sideline in the fourth quarter of the New York Giants’ 29-14 win over the Jets on Saturday.
Petrus is now in the spotlight as the Giants’ starting left guard after being somewhat just another body on the roster for almost two seasons.
Neil Keefe analyzes the Giants’ loss to the 49ers and previews the importance of the game against the Eagles with some help from quotes from the Giants from Sunday and Monday.
Fans of Big Blue might be sweating out the possibility of another late-season meltdown. As for the Giants? They aren’t worried.