The New York Giants released popular punter Steve Weatherford on Friday and acquired Brad Wing in a trade with the Pittsburgh Steelers.
NFL rosters are morphing into MASH units. The litany of injuries is so bad, Tom Coughlin has turned into Mr. Rogers, spawning a “Spa Day.”
Coughlin didn’t have a lot of positives to say after the Giants lost for the second time in three preseason contests.
Coughlin handed out some plaudits to rookie Landon Collins and third-year pro Cooper Taylor for their involvement in helping to make several plays on defense.
The Giants have been hit with so many injuries the past few seasons that coach Tom Coughlin is experimenting with practicing less.
Receiver Victor Cruz is hoping to be ready for the New York Giants’ regular-season opener against Dallas despite not playing in the first two games of the preseason.
Eli Manning and the Giants’ starting offense have been a preseason dud so far, but bad numbers haven’t bothered the quarterback and coach Tom Coughlin.
Cruz pulled a calf muscle in his left leg and coach Tom Coughlin doesn’t think he’ll play against Jacksonville.
Many of the biggest names in the organization joined Francesa on the program, including quarterback Eli Manning and wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr..
Gone from last season’s team are Antrel Rolle, Stevie Brown and Quintin Demps, the three players who combined to start at free and strong safety in 2014.
Training camp has brought something new for the New York Giants the past few years.
WFAN co-hosts Boomer Esiason and Craig Carton did their show live from Giants training camp in East Rutherford, New Jersey, on Monday.
While Coughlin may put away his whistle after this season or next, he is still among the best in the game right now.
As far as Kenrick Ellis is concerned, the grass is definitely greener in Giants’ blue.
Three of the biggest names in New York football — all participants in Wednesday night’s event– joined WFAN’s Joe Benigno and Evan Roberts live from Yankee Stadium.