“My question, which is just a straight honest question: is he a brother, or is he a cornball brother?” Parker asked Thursday on ESPN’s “First Take.”
“When you’re in this spot, when you’re in this position, you’ve got to take advantage of it because you don’t know if you’re going to get another chance,” Manning said. “…It’s tough to make it and you’ve got to win big games.”
Parity is the NFL’s watchword. Some call it mediocrity.
“Obviously it’s not the situation you want to put yourself in, but that’s football,” Manning said. …”It’s all going to come down to, ‘How do you play these next four games?’”
Amid yet another slide, Rolle delivered a new charge to his teammates Tuesday: drop the good-guy stuff. It’s time for a “dog mentality.”
In some ways the rematch with the Washington Redskins turned out to be a reverse of their first meeting. The Giants will be looking hard in the mirror after this one, as they were penalized nine times for 73 yards.
Word of the remark made its way to the Giants’ locker room after Monday’s loss, where Chris Snee was none too pleased.
“This is not real complicated. I don’t know what happened in the second half. We certainly didn’t come out and play,” coach Tom Coughlin said.
The division title that seemingly belonged to the Giants is up for grabs after their 17-16 loss Monday night to the Redskins, who are back in the running thanks to a rookie quarterback and a three-game winning streak.
Coach Tom Coughlin and his players have experienced the phenom known as RGIII — and they escaped in Week 7, winning 27-23. But the Washington Redskins no longer have that element of surprise on their side.
New York Giants backup linebacker Jacquian Williams will miss Monday night’s game against the Washington Redskins.
The New York Giants present a good test case. On Monday, they become the first team to face Griffin a second time.
Phillips practiced on a limited basis Friday for the Monday night game against Washington and expects to play.
Victor Cruz is targeting team and personal success as his potential continues to rise.
Lessons learned in Week 7 will take on even greater significance now as the Giants will try to put a stop to RGIII.