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New York Giants Reassign Sean Ryan; Former QB Coach Will Now Coach Tight Ends: Report
January 25th, 2014 at 10:00 AM
Pending an official announcement, it would appear as if the New York Giants' reshuffled offensive coaching staff is now in place. In addition to the hiring of offensive coordinator Ben McAdoo, who joined the team following the retirement of Kevin Gilbride, as well as the hiring of running backs coach...

New York Giants GM Jerry Reese & Co. Adhere to “On Notice” Warning
January 18th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Just when many became content in their thoughts of “nothing will ever change on the New York Giants front,” transformation does come and some have been more than surprised. Once former offensive coordinator Kevin Gilbride retired, it was thought that that right there would be the only modification as far...

New York Giants Likely to Retain QB Coach Sean Ryan, Remaining Offensive Staff
January 16th, 2014 at 11:56 AM
After a whirlwind 48 hours that saw the hiring of Ben McAdoo as offensive coordinator and the termination of both Mike Pope and Jerald Ingram, it would appear as if the winds of change have calmed for the New York Giants. With the exception of hiring both a new tight...

New York Giants Will not Retain Tight End Coach Mike Pope
January 15th, 2014 at 8:30 AM
Following the hiring of Ben McAdoo as offensive coordinator, the New York Giants are expected to make several other changes to their offensive coaching staff. Among the changes is the departure of tight ends coach Mike Pope. “Mike and I coached together on the Giants staff back in the 1980s,” Coughlin said....

New York Giants Must Solve Turnover Problem Beginning with the Men up Front
September 21st, 2013 at 7:00 AM
***PHOTO1*** Football is a game that’s won in the trenches, but possession of that rock is an asset that anyone would agree is one to have in your team’s favor, every time. Basic philosophy that has, for some reason, gone out of bounds in the first two games from the...

New York Giants’ Pat Flaherty: “My Right Tackle is David Diehl”
July 29th, 2013 at 1:25 PM
***PHOTO1*** With first-round pick Justin Pugh now under contract and in attendance for his first training camp with the New York Giants, the pressure would appear to be squarely on the shoulders of veteran offensive lineman David Diehl, who has been thrust into a battle for his starting job. Or...

New York Giants’ Mike Pope, Pat Flaherty Named as Two of NFL’s Top Assistant Coaches
July 13th, 2013 at 11:00 AM
For fans of the New York Giants, this is going to come as absolutely no surprise; but for casual NFL fans or diehards of other teams, seeing the names of Mike Pope and Pat Flaherty listed amongst the top assistant coaches from around the league might cause them to raise...

New York Giants’ Justin Pugh Anxious to Learn from Big Blue Veterans
May 20th, 2013 at 3:03 PM
The New York Giants desperately needed a right tackle in the 2013 NFL Draft. With veteran David Diehl on the down side of his career and uncertainty surrounding James Brewer's talent, the team drafted someone to come in and compete immediately for a starting position along the offensive line. With...

New York Giants Would “Love” Opportunity to Draft Chance Warmack
April 13th, 2013 at 6:30 AM
In late March, the New York Giants hosted Alabama offensive lineman Chance Warmack for a pre-draft visit and were quite impressed with what they saw. However, they know chances are slim he drops to them at No. 19 and is most likely to go to the New York Jets with...

New York Giants More Likely to Make Noise During NFL Draft than Free Agency
March 9th, 2013 at 1:00 PM
Yes, the start of the NFL Free Agency period is set to officially open on Tuesday, March 12 at 4pm, EST. Don’t look for much to transpire on the Big Blue front. At this time of year, more focus is lent to April and the 2013 NFL Draft. ***PHOTO1*** New York Giants...

UConn’s George DeLeone to Join New York Giants’ Coaching Staff?
January 3rd, 2013 at 1:30 PM
Although New York Giants head coach Tom Coughin said he did not anticipate any coaching staff changes this offseason, 'tis the season for rumors and speculation. The latest rumor (or inside tidbit, as it were) comes from Desmond Connor of the Hartford Courant, who reports that sources have connected University...

New York Giants Promote Selvish Capers to 53-Man Roster, Add Stephen Goodin to Practice Squad
November 21st, 2012 at 2:27 PM
The New York Giants have finally made a roster move. In the wake of DT Markus Kuhn's knee injury, Big Blue had gone almost a full week with 52 players on the roster. After working out the likes of Joseph Addai and Ryan Torain, among others, Big Blue decided to...

New York Giants’ David Diehl Gets Vote of Confidence from Offensive Line Coach Pat Flaherty
November 13th, 2012 at 3:52 PM
***PHOTO1*** It's hard to write bad things about David Diehl. He has been the quintessential professional for the duration of his career with the New York Giants (save for last summer's DUI incident). He's a former All-Pro and a two-time Super Bowl champion. By all accounts, he's had a successful...

New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin “OK” with David Diehl at Right Tackle
November 6th, 2012 at 1:00 PM
***PHOTO1*** The New York Giants played some of their worst football of the season this past Sunday. That's not to say this is a bad football team or there is something inherently wrong with their style of play. However, Big Blue stunk up the joint last weekend. There were several...

New York Giants’ Offensive Line: Will They Gel in Time?
August 25th, 2012 at 10:30 AM
Within a few preseason games, it remains clear that work needs to be done on the line. Offensive Line Coach Pat Flaherty again has a bit of shifting and age on the line to contend with. However, this shouldn’t be an excuse or a reason why this line isn’t more...

New York Giants’ David Baas Motivated to Improve Upon Poor 2011 Campaign
August 18th, 2012 at 12:00 PM
There's no way to sugarcoat it: the New York Giants' offensive line was not very good in 2011. And although they got a bit better for the stretch run, they're going to need to improve significantly in 2012 if the team has any realistic chance at repeating as Super Bowl...

New York Giants Offensive Line: Question Marks Heading into Training Camp
June 5th, 2012 at 6:43 AM
***PHOTO1*** It's no secret that the New York Giants offensive line has been a question mark this offseason and will continue to be as the team prepares for training camp in Albany. Last season, the Giants ranked last in the league in rushing and the lack of run blocking was...

New York Giants’ Versatile Offensive Line Need to Find Their Form, Return to Basics in 2012
May 3rd, 2012 at 4:03 PM
Each NFL offseason is for regrouping, reloading and rethinking. The New York Football Giants are already addressing that aspect as far as the big guys in the trenches: the offensive line. ***PHOTO1*** Last season, there were some changes. Center Shaun O’Hara and Left Guard Rich Seubert were cut due to lingering injury...

New York Giants Looking at Several Offensive Linemen
April 7th, 2011 at 8:42 AM
A few weeks ago we did an early mock draft roundup, and the mock selections were basically a "who's who" of linemen expected to be available in the middle of the first round. No one was shocked and no one really argued. It seems most are in agreement Big Blue...

Examining the Workings of the New York Giants Offensive Line Coach Pat Flaherty
January 21st, 2011 at 4:00 PM
So frequently when discussing the NFL and reasons for success, the workings of assistant coaches and position coaches fly under the radar. This past season, it was hard to overlook what offensive line coach Pat Flaherty did for the New York Giants. New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning talks to his offense...