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Myers: Coughlin shows Cruz he's still full of fightTom Coughlin is trying to keep the mood light despite the Giants’ worst start in a nonstrike year in almost 35 years, so he challenged Victor Cruz to a fight in Monday’s team meeting after Cruz second-guessed his game management skills in the loss in Ka…Upvote Share Tweet
Nowhere to Look but Ahead for Winless Giantsnytimes.com Updated Sep 30, 2013After four games they would rather forget, the Giants are left to focus on what safety Antrel Rolle called the 12-game season remaining.Upvote Share TweetThe Giants have lost their first four games by a combined 85 points, but one member of the team thinks that better days are right around the corner. Safety Antrel Rolle has complained about the lack of energy among his teammates, but said Monday that he…Upvote Share Tweet
Joe Theismann has harsh words on GiantsFormer Super Bowl-winning quarterback Joe Theismann is not that surprised that the Giants are 0-4. Appearing on "The Mike Lupica Show" on ESPN NY 98.7 FM on Monday, Theismann said the team hasn't been that good in recent years, despite winning…Upvote Share TweetEAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- New York Giants safety Will Hill can return this week from his four-game suspension for violating the NFL Policy and Program for Substances of Abuse. Hill told reporters back in July that he was suspended for repeatedly failing …Upvote Share Tweet
Injury update: Jenkins in walking bootEAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- New York Giants starting defensive tackle Cullen Jenkins was wearing a protective walking boot on his lower right leg Monday in the Giants locker room, a day after the team's 31-7 loss to the Chiefs. When asked to describe the i…Upvote Share Tweet
Keeping A Sense of Humor About The Giants 0-4 Startgiantsgab.com Updated Sep 30, 2013The Giants are 0-4 as we all know. Sometimes you have to turn lemons into lemonade if only to make yourself feel better. Mike Francesa sums the Giants season up best: Jim Mora’s take on the situation offers less brevity, but addresses the importance of …Upvote Share Tweetgiantsgab.com Updated Sep 30, 2013Coughlin: "Win, thats what we need is a WIN" #nyg — GiantsGab (@GiantsGab) September 30, 2013 Coughlin on the no-huddle: "It is something we talk about using more or less accordingly" #nyg — GiantsGab (@GiantsGab) September 30, 2013 …Upvote Share TweetThe scoreboard says that the Giants got blown out again on Sunday by the Chiefs, but the game was close deep into the second half before Kansas City blew things open. One of the key moments in that switch was Dexter McCluster’s 89-yard punt return for a…Upvote Share Tweetdeadspin.com Updated Sep 30, 2013Eli Manning made his 150th consecutive start for the Giants this Sunday, completing 18 of 37 passes for 217 yards, one touchdown, and one interception. The excellent New York Times graphics team has put Manning's feat of longevity into historical contex…Upvote Share TweetAn examination of four hot issues from the New York Giants' 31-7 loss to the Kansas City Chiefs: The fourth-down call: The initial call was first down -- that the Giants had converted a third-and-17 with a pass from Eli Manning to Victor Cruz over the m…Upvote Share Tweet
Giants Insider: Nicks won’t give finger as excuseThis time, Hakeem Nicks couldn’t complain that the ball wasn’t being thrown in his direction. But his quarterback sure could’ve complained that Nicks couldn’t hang onto the ball.Upvote Share Tweet
NY Giants suffer embarrassment in loss to Chiefs, then get humiliated by Jimmy JohnsonThere is embarrassment and there is total embarrassment. That’s what the Giants suffered even before they lost, 31-7, in Kansas City on Sunday. Piling on does not do justice to the beatings and the level of criticism Tom Coughlin’s team took on national…Upvote Share Tweet
Fan Speak: Time For Basketball?Sep 30Robin Lundberg hits the streets of New York to find out if fans are still watching football.
GameDay: New York Giants vs. Kansas City Chiefs highlightsSep 30Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith throws three touchdowns to lead his team to a 4-0 start, while the Giants fall to 0-4 for the first time since 1987.
Peyton at 37—The Best From the BestSep 30Peyton Manning might have just played the best four-game stretch of his illustrious career. (Michael Ciaglo/Colorado Springs Gazette/MCT) On a beautiful day in Denver, it was hard to imagine Peyton Manning being better. Ever. We’ve been saying that for …
Don Banks: Jake Locker injury casts pall over Titans' surprise 3-1 startSep 30NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- The mood here changed rather dramatically in an instant late Sunday afternoon. With Jake Locker under center, the Tennessee Titans were on their way this season. Without him, for however long they might have to endure, they could sti…