Prior to being hired by the Redskins in 2012, the 38-year-old was the head coach of the Buccaneers. He went 17-31 with no playoff appearances in his three seasons as head coach.
The Giants on Wednesday fired defensive coordinator Perry Fewell and defensive backs coach Pete Giunta after the unit finished among the worst in the league.
It was a rough season for Fewell’s defense. New York finished ranked 29th in yards allowed and gave up 400 points for just the fifth time in franchise history.
Coach Tom Coughlin and general manager Jerry Reese are getting one more chance to turn around the New York Giants — or else.
Co-owner John Mara confirmed that the two-time Super Bowl champion will return during a news conference on Tuesday, though he did say that he might not extend the 68-year-old’s contract.
Replacing defensive coordinator Perry Fewell and special teams coach Tom Quinn might be a good start, or end for that matter.
With recent injuries to linebackers Jacquian Williams and Mark Herzlich, Devon Kennard’s playing time has increased — and he has been outstanding.
“Those reporters, I know exactly who they are … so they’re gonna have to answer to me in person for taking what I said out of context.”
“In (defensive coordinator) Perry Fewell’s defense, when certain things go wrong throughout the course of a game, it then makes you hesitant to call certain things.”
Between Collins, Fewell and Thursday Night Football, the Dynamic Radio Duo had their talking points to get this Football Friday party started right…
Defensive coordinator Perry Fewell said Thursday the New York Giants’ defense is going to improve and will not finish the season ranked last in the NFL.
Going against one of the NFL’s best is a sure way to get a player motivated. It’s one of the reasons the New York Giants defense is ready for Sunday’s game against the Atlanta Falcons at MetLife Stadium.
Having the New York Giants’ new West Coast offense struggle in its first regular-season game wasn’t a surprise. Seeing defensive coordinator Perry Fewell’s defense get lit up by the Detroit Lions was shocking.
A number of mock drafts have the Giants taking North Carolina tight end Eric Ebron with their 12th pick on May 8. They may be right. But Big Blue has other needs, too.
Giants defensive coordinator Perry Fewell will interview for the Washington Redskins coaching job on Monday.