Archives

Tagged: ‘Bill Belichick’

New York Giants Friday Morning Storylines: Playoffs of Bust for Tom Coughlin in 2014?
April 18th, 2014 at 6:30 AM
Happy Friday, Giants fans! The week is finally coming to an end and we can soon expect things to pick up again as the New York Giants prepare to return for the start of the offseason workout program early next week. In the mean time, kick back and enjoy your...

New York Giants Wednesday Morning Storylines: How Big Blue Snubbed Gang Green for DRC
April 2nd, 2014 at 7:00 AM
The previous two times we've indicated the rush of free agency was over for the New York Giants, they signed someone. Will that be the case again on Wednesday as we enter day three of what was supposed to be a quiet and slow time for news? Time will tell....

New York Giants Tuesday Morning Storylines: Big Blue in Great Draft Position After Strong Free Agency
April 1st, 2014 at 7:00 AM
The New York Giants broke the free agency lull on Monday by re-signing defensive tackle Mike Patterson and adding cornerback Zack Bowman, but do not expect that to continue on Tuesday. Co-owner John Mara recently said their free agency spending spree was all but over, so those tremors felt on...

Giants’ Tom Coughlin Downplays Retirement Talk; Thinks He Merits Hall of Fame Consideration
March 28th, 2014 at 8:00 AM
When a coach is approaching 68-years-old and has won multiple championships during their tenure as a head coach, there are two things that will end up being discussed; retirement plans and the possibility of the Hall of Fame. ***PHOTO1*** For New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin, who will turn 68 at...

New York Giants Thursday Morning Storylines: Potential Destinations for WR Hakeem Nicks
February 20th, 2014 at 6:30 AM
With Wednesday having come and gone, we move one step closer to the weekend. And as we get closer to that weekend, it becomes easier and easier to sip that morning coffee knowing that a break is just around the corner. So enjoy the following New York Giants stories over...

New York Giants’ Championship Banners Provide Seattle Seahawks Motivation, Inspiration
January 31st, 2014 at 9:00 AM
While the Denver Broncos are practicing at the Atlantic Health Training Center and looking at one dusty 45+ year old trophy, the Seattle Seahawks are at the Quest Diagnostics Training Center surrounded by a rich championship past, Lombardi Trophies, multiple Super Bowl banners and a history that defined the current...

New York Giants Thursday Morning Storylines: Big Blue Title Banners Provide Seahawks Inspiration
January 30th, 2014 at 6:30 AM
Super Bowl weekend is nearly upon us. In mere days, MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, NJ will host the largest event in sports, and with football now becoming the primary focus, storylines are starting to re-adjust. One of the most interesting? The Seahawks drawing motivation and inspiration from the New...

Former New York Giants Coach Bill Parcells Officially Inducted into Pro Football Hall of Fame
August 4th, 2013 at 6:45 AM
Long time New York Giants head coach Bill Parcells' resume of accomplishments is quite a long one. On Saturday night, he could add one more to that list and perhaps, the most important one of them all: Hall of Famer. On Saturday night in Canton, Ohio, the 71-year-old Parcells, with former...

New York Giants Coach Tom Coughlin to Attend Hall of Fame Ceremony to Honor Bill Parcells
August 3rd, 2013 at 3:40 PM
The Bill Parcells coaching tree is a well-known one, as many of his former assistants have not only gone on to become successful head coaches in the NFL, but win Super Bowls as well. Three of those assistants are Sean Payton of the New Orleans Saints, Bill Belichick of the...

Former New York Giants Great, Pepper Johnson, Signing Autographs in New Jersey on July 11
July 6th, 2013 at 6:30 AM
The New York Football Giants, once infamous for their corps of linebackers, still keep in touch with one that moved on to the AFC and won more Super Bowl rings once out of Big Blue -- albeit as an assistant coach. Linebacker Pepper Johnson will be in Woodbridge, New Jersey on...

New York Giants’ Zak DeOssie: “I’m All Things Boston … Except When It Comes to Football”
June 24th, 2013 at 8:30 AM
New York Giants long-snapper Zak DeOssie grew up a fan of the New England Patriots. He was even on the sideline when they defeated the St. Louis Rams in Super Bowl XXXVI. In fact, he still has family ties to the Patriots organization and even attended Bill Belichick’s high school...

Ray Perkins Has No Regrets Over Leaving New York Giants Just Prior to Their Success in the 80′s
June 16th, 2013 at 10:50 AM
Ray Perkins may not have had the best record (23-34) as head coach of the New York Giants, but he is credited -- at least in part -- for making moves that would drastically alter their immediate future. He was responsible for the hiring of Bill Parcells, Bill Belichick, and...

New York Giants Camp Fodder More Valuable than Contract Quandaries
June 8th, 2013 at 10:45 AM
Aah, offseason in the NFL and how some love to use it to quarrel and quip about mostly nothing. There really is much more once the sheets of “breaking news” are peeled back. Important layers of players that aren’t news-worthy due to their alleged third and fourth string statuses are...

New York Giants Linebacker Love: Looking Back on the Crunch Bunch, Big Blue Wrecking Crew
June 1st, 2013 at 1:20 PM
For months (well, at least this calendar year), there has been heavy discussion about the New York Giants’ linebackers corps and the speculation about the current open competition at the position. Somehow, debates always rewind to years when that second level of defense was what loaded the stands and brought...

New York Giants Add Former Coach Bill Parcells to Hall of Fame Wall at Timex Performance Center
May 6th, 2013 at 2:05 PM
In August, former New York Giants head coach Bill Parcells will take his rightful place into the Hall of Fame come August. But bn Monday, the Giants added their former coach to their Hall of Fame wall with a photo along with other members of the current Hall of Fame,...

Players, Coaches & Owners React to Bill Parcells’ Hall of Fame Selection
February 3rd, 2013 at 9:15 AM
In his second year of eligibility, long-time NFL head coach Bill Parcells has been voted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame. It was an announcement many felt was a destined to happen, and when his name was called on Saturday night, several big names from around the league were...

Which Postgame Rant was Better: Anna Burns Welker or Gisele Bundchen?
January 22nd, 2013 at 8:30 AM
The New England Patriots do not handle losing very well. Following Tom Brady's final incomplete pass of Super Bowl XLII, head coach Bill Belichick walked off the field and into the locker-room before the final seconds ticked off the clock. Following Super Bowl XLVI, Brady sat at his locker, a...

New York Giants’ Coaching Tree Has Many Branches Across NFL
December 9th, 2012 at 6:30 AM
***PHOTO1*** To know the G-Men is to love them. To really have knowledge of the New York Football Giants is to also realize that the Big Blue branches reach far beyond the organization itself. Last post-season, late owner Wellington Mara’s wife Ann Mara passed a humorous comment during her stay near...

New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin Ranked #2 in National Football Post’s Head Coach Power Rankings
May 5th, 2012 at 11:20 AM
Only a few short months ago, New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin was on the hot seat...at least according to many pundits. His team was 7-7 and starring at a third consecutive season without a playoff appearance. Fans were beginning to scream for his head and the magic of...

New York Giants Owner John Mara Hints That Kickoffs Could Soon Be a Thing of the Past
April 14th, 2012 at 5:11 PM
New York Giants' John Mara had uncharacteristically become the center of discussion in the 2012 offseason after comments about the fact that the Dallas Cowboys and Washington Redskins should both have lost draft picks after violating the "spirit of the salary cap" by loading up contracts during the uncapped season. Just...