New York Giants
Jacobs is still mad about his time with the San Francisco 49ers. And that’s the understatement of the century.
When Boomer and Craig took a call from a fella named Kerry on this Wednesday morning, I don’t think either guy could have imagined the burden Kerry was looking to relieve himself of.
The powers that be in East Rutherford don’t care much for participating in HBO’s training camp reality series “Hard Knocks.” But they might not have a choice.
Giants RB David Wilson had a photo taken of himself ‘mooning’ NYC. He stood up in a his hospital gown and showed his backside to the Big Apple.
It’s been a messy week for Gang Green. Quarterback Geno Smith and tight end Kellen Winslow are in the headlines for the wrong reasons.
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.
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.
“I think this is the best coach for the job,” Giants coach Tom Coughlin said. “With his experiences, I think he brings a lot to the table. Our players are going to be excited to hear what he has to say.”
The man who will be in charge of revitalizing Eli Manning’s career is the same coach who helped Aaron Rodgers maintain his excellence.
The Giants insist former offensive coordinator Kevin Gilbride made the decision to retire on his own. But let’s just say it could have been a much, much different scene.
In scouring the NFL for a new OC, now that Kevin Gilbride has retired under the impending threat of involuntary termination, the Giants must find someone who is compatible with Eli Manning. That’s first and foremost.
Giants great Michael Strahan is among the 15 modern-era finalists for the Pro Football Hall of Fame.
“He’s planning to have surgery, and we’ll see how that comes out,” Giants general manager Jerry Reese told WFAN host Mike Francesa on Thursday. “Our medical staff feels like he’ll be ready to play this fall.”
Green Bay Packers quarterbacks coach Ben McAdoo will interview to be the Giants’ offensive coordinator this weekend, according to multiple reports.
“It just made it impossible for our quarterback to function,” the 62-year-old said. “(Eli Manning) is a guy where if you give him enough time, he’s always going to be throwing the ball to the right person.”