Rutgers athletic director Tim Pernetti has resigned as the school continues to come under pressure due to a growing player abuse scandal.
As a former member of Big Blue, it was only fitting that the guys got Shaun’s take on the Giants. Boomer asked him if he got the itch this morning. O’Hara’s response, “I woke up in a 3-point stance.”
Nicks recently returned to the active roster after breaking his right foot in an organized team activity in May. He played a couple of series in the preseason finale against New England.
For all that’s been said about New York’s struggling run defense, their anemic running game has flown largely under the radar.
David Baas has some big shoes to fill with veteran Shaun O’Hara gone. But if the Giants had wanted a little reassurance before signing Baas to take over at center, all they had to do was talk to linebackers coach Jim Herrmann.
Many Giants fans were surprised when the team cut veteran offensive lineman Shaun O’Hara. Imagine how he felt.
Giants tackle Shawn Andrews, who played in 13 games and started seven last season, tweeted that he and the team failed to rework the six-year, $32-million contract he signed last year. Also, former 49ers center David Baas has reportedly agreed to terms with New York.
Eli Manning and the New York Giants capped a week of workouts despite the lockout, with 27 players attending practice Friday at a local high school.
Atlanta Falcons coach Mike Smith made the selection on Thursday. It will be DeOssie’s second Pro Bowl. He played two years ago.
New York Giants Pro Bowl center Shaun O’Hara, receiver Hakeem Nicks and backup defensive lineman Dave Tollefson will not play in Sunday’s game against the Redskins in Washington.
Giants leading receiver Hakeem Nicks is likely to miss New York’s regular-season finale against the Washington Redskins with a broken big toe on his left foot.
Maybe the Eagles have a psychological edge over the Giants. Maybe the Giants were too fatigued to finish the job. Maybe they were overconfident after building a three-touchdown lead. Maybe there were some questionable coaching decisions. Or maybe Michael Vick really is THAT good.
Two-time Pro Bowl center Shaun O’Hara likely will return for the Giants in their NFC East showdown with the Eagles.
While injuries have forced the New York Giants to shuffle their offensive line the past month, quarterback Eli Manning certainly hasn’t felt any effects.
The back condition had cost Andrews the entire work week before last week’s game against the Philadelphia Eagles, and he has been listed as doubtful for Sunday’s game against Jacksonville.