Eli Manning threw for 249 yards, tossed three touchdowns and — most importantly — didn’t throw an interception.
Coach Tom Coughlin always reminds his team to “finish,” but they wasted a 20-10 lead by allowing two touchdown drives to lose this one.
The Giants’ best motivation of all? The fact that they played their ‘C’ game against the Cowboys in Week 1. Watch out, Dallas.
In the last three weeks, the New York Giants’ offensive line has played extremely well together — so well that there doesn’t seem to be room for veteran David Diehl to return to a starting role.
The two-time Super Bowl MVP has been sacked a league-low five times through the first six games of the season, and he’s been hit only 11 times — total.
We could go many places here – starting with Eli Manning, Victor Cruz Andre Brown. But we’ll stick with Nicks.
Tom Coughlin is concerned by the amount of injuries suffered by the Giants’ secondary.
With Will Beatty struggling because of back issues, Locklear is the projected starting left tackle for the Super Bowl champions. No one, though, is ready to say that he will be there when the season starts in two weeks.
The back problems that bothered the team at camp haven’t left, though, and the issue seems to be causing more concern.
Giants coach Tom Coughlin can’t escape the oft-changing weather conditions that dotted training camp in Albany. The forecast for Friday night’s preseason opener in Jacksonville? Scattered thunderstorms.
Veteran defensive tackle Shaun Rogers is hoping to finally add a Super Bowl ring to his resume with the 2012 Giants.
Cornerback Terrell Thomas took himself off the field while going through positional drills. After practice, coach Tom Coughlin said that Thomas’ back tightened up, so it does not appear to be serious.
The New York Giants filled a need on the offensive line by taking Auburn offensive tackle Brandon Mosley with their second pick in the fourth round of the NFL Draft on Saturday.
Whatever happens next Thursday, the Giants’ brain trust will have about five hours to ponder their move. It needs to be a good one, even at No. 32.
The last three games may have been only the beginning of the ugliness.