“Your back is against the wall,” Coughlin said. “You don’t have any choice. What we really want is right there for us. There is only one way to get it, and it’s not like playing like we did (on Sunday).”
“I don’t even know how to put it into words,” Cruz said. “There are no words that can describe the type of feeling that you get when a kid idolizes you so much that unfortunately they want to put him in the casket with your jersey on.”
Brutal wind and nasty, cold weather will be the tailgating norm for home games at MetLife Stadium from now until the end of the season. You can’t give Big Blue your cheering best if your skin is blue with cold. Here are some tailgating tips guaranteed to keep you toasty in the parking lots this winter.
“I told him several times never to do that again,” Tuck said Wednesday. “We’re going to have another talk about not doing it.”
The 2012 first-round pick was brilliant from start to finish, returning four kickoffs for 227 yards, including a 97-yard touchdown in the first quarter. He also added 100 rushing yards and two touchdowns. His 327 all-purpose yards set a franchise record.
David Wilson didn’t just crawl out of Tom Coughlin’s doghouse, he busted it to pieces and then danced on the splinters.
One down, three to go – thanks to the type of performance that will get the Giants to where they want to go.
The NFL without kickoffs? It will soon be under consideration. “Eventually you would almost have a flag football league,” said Domenik Hixon of the Giants.
Tom Coughlin is putting the Giants back together and Big Blue faces a tough test against the high-octane Saints’ offense.
“This is not real complicated. I don’t know what happened in the second half. We certainly didn’t come out and play,” coach Tom Coughlin said.