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MMQB’s Peter King Rips New York Giants, General Manager Jerry Reese
March 1st, 2016 at 11:00 AM
In 2015, the New York Giants went 6-10, losing eight of those 10 games by a combined 26 points or an average of 3.25 points per game. But even that didn't tell the entire story as Big Blue had a fourth quarter lead or tie in six of them, but...

Bill Parcells Once Made Lawrence Taylor Fight Jumbo Elliott Ahead of Super Bowl XXV
February 1st, 2016 at 1:00 PM
Leading up to Super Bowl XXV against the Buffalo Bills, New York Giants head coach Bill Parcells knew he and the team faced a tall order. One of the glaring potential advantages Buffalo had was future Hall of Famer Bruce Smith going up against third-year tackle Jumbo Elliott. ***PHOTO1*** In the days...

On This Date in 1991: New York Giants Win Super Bowl XXV
January 27th, 2016 at 9:00 AM
It was the height of the Gulf War, tensions were high, fans and players were nervous and the United States military doubled as protection and the usual patriotic display outside of Tampa Stadium in Tampa, Florida ahead of Super Bowl XXV between the New York Giants and the heavily favored...

On This Date in 1987: New York Giants Win Super Bowl XXI
January 25th, 2016 at 9:00 AM
It had been 30 years. 30 long years since the New York Giants had last won an NFL Championship, but that would change on January 25th, 1987. ***PHOTO1*** The 1986 New York Giants, led by head coach Bill Parcells, quarterback Phil Simms and linebacker Lawrence Taylor, bowled over their competition. They finished...

Tom Coughlin to Meet with San Francisco 49ers on Tuesday to Discuss Head Coaching Job: Report
January 12th, 2016 at 12:46 PM
The last 24 hours have been a busy one for the two-time Super Bowl winning head coach and former leader of the New York Giants in Tom Coughlin, as he had his interview with the Philadelphia Eagles on Monday to discuss their head coaching job and now, he will interview...

Bill Parcells Endorses Tom Coughlin to Become Next Philadelphia Eagles Head Coach
January 7th, 2016 at 4:55 PM
The Philadelphia Eagles are already looking at one member of the coaching staff of the New York Giants with them interviewing Ben McAdoo on Thursday. Bill Parcells thinks that the team should be looking at someone else for their head coaching job with obvious ties to the Giants. ***PHOTO1*** In a radio...

Bill Parcells on Tom Coughlin Stepping Down as Giants Head Coach: It’s a Sad Day
January 5th, 2016 at 7:00 AM
When the news broke that Tom Coughlin was stepping down as the head coach of the New York Giants, it sent shock-waves through the NFL. From analysts to players, both past and present, there was a sense of shock as they weren't ready for the head coach of the last...

Brian Kelly Would Come at Steep Cost for New York Giants as He’d Require “Complete Control”
January 1st, 2016 at 9:00 AM
The New York Giants may part ways with head coach Tom Coughlin, but it's a near certainty that General Manager Jerry Reese returns in 2016. As such, that makes it highly unlikely that Notre Dame's Brian Kelly will become Big Blue's next head coach despite how much the Mara's like...

Former Navy and New York Giants WR Phil McConkey Embraces Life as a Motivational Speaker
November 20th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
Phil McConkey is as close to the quintessential New York Giants player as there has ever been. An undersized underdog out of Navy, McConkey entered the league late and heavily doubted. He is a player who contributed to championship teams in critical moments and will always hold a special place...

2015 New York Giants Exemplify Tom Coughlin’s Personal, Coaching Evolution
August 2nd, 2015 at 5:00 PM
When the New York Giants hired head coach Tom Coughlin prior to the 2004 season, they knew exactly the kind of person they were getting. Coughlin came from the Bill Parcells school of coaching and was known as a hard-nosed, no-nonsense disciplinarian who didn't care what excuses a player made...