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Giants Insider: Tom aims for outside lines

Giants Insider: Tom aims for outside lines

nydailynews.com Updated Sep 30, 2013
One day after being heavily critical of punter Steve Weatherford’s play, Tom Coughlin softened just a bit.
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  • Myers: Coughlin shows Cruz he's still full of fight

    Myers: Coughlin shows Cruz he's still full of fight

    nydailynews.com Sep 30, 2013
    Tom 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…
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  • Nowhere to Look but Ahead for Winless Giants

    Nowhere to Look but Ahead for Winless Giants

    nytimes.com Sep 30, 2013
    After four games they would rather forget, the Giants are left to focus on what safety Antrel Rolle called the 12-game season remaining.
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  • Antrel Rolle believes Giants can run the table

    Antrel Rolle believes Giants can run the table

    The 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…
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  • Joe Theismann has harsh words on Giants

    Joe Theismann has harsh words on Giants

    ESPN.com Sep 30, 2013
    Former 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…
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  • Notes: Will Hill returning from suspension

    Notes: Will Hill returning from suspension

    ESPN.com Sep 30, 2013
    EAST 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 …
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  • Injury update: Jenkins in walking boot

    Injury update: Jenkins in walking boot

    ESPN.com Sep 30, 2013
    EAST 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…
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  • Keeping A Sense of Humor About The Giants 0-4 Start

    Keeping A Sense of Humor About The Giants 0-4 Start

    giantsgab.com Sep 30, 2013
    The 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 …
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  • Coughlin On What The Giants Need: “A Win”

    Coughlin On What The Giants Need: “A Win”

    giantsgab.com Sep 30, 2013
    Coughlin: "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 …
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  • If any Giant turns on Tom Coughlin, Justin Tuck will punch him …

    If any Giant turns on Tom Coughlin, Justin Tuck will punch him in the mouth

    The 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…
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  • Chart: Eli Manning Has Started 150 Consecutive Games; We Are Ol…

    Chart: Eli Manning Has Started 150 Consecutive Games; We Are Old

    deadspin.com Sep 30, 2013
    Eli 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…
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  • Upon Further Review: Giants Week 4

    Upon Further Review: Giants Week 4

    ESPN.com Sep 30, 2013
    An 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…
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  • Giants Insider: Nicks won’t give finger as excuse

    Giants Insider: Nicks won’t give finger as excuse

    nydailynews.com Sep 30, 2013
    This 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.
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  • NY Giants suffer embarrassment in loss to Chiefs, then get humi…

    NY Giants suffer embarrassment in loss to Chiefs, then get humiliated by Jimmy Johnson

    nydailynews.com Sep 30, 2013
    There 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…
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  • Video - Fan Speak: Time For Basketball? 01:30

    Fan Speak: Time For Basketball?

    Sep 30
    Robin Lundberg hits the streets of New York to find out if fans are still watching football.
  • Video - GameDay: New York Giants vs. Kansas City  Chiefs highlights 01:36

    GameDay: New York Giants vs. Kansas City Chiefs highlights

    Sep 30
    Kansas 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.

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  • Peyton at 37—The Best From the Best

    Sep 30
    Peyton 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 start

    Sep 30
    NASHVILLE, 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…