Posts Tagged ‘Dave Tollefson’

Ranking The Giants: Defensive Line

We continue to Rank The Giants, and today, we Rank the Defensive Line. For years, the defensive line has been the staple of the Giants. But, for whatever reason, this year was different. Injuries played a role, for sure, but the lack of a consistent pass rush hurt the Giants. JUSTIN TUCK: Tuck played most […]

Sunday Thoughts And Musings

Here are some Sunday thoughts and musings for you on this beautiful day in New York. I’m going to do this Peter King style, with 10 things I think about the Giants. 1. I think that I’m excited for Chris Canty’s contributions this year. Not only will he take up space (he’s 6-7, 300), but […]

Position Breakdown: Defensive Line

We now move over to defense, and start with the defensive line. Many people, myself included, were surprised when the Giants signed Chris Canty and Rocky Bernard in the offseason. Not because they were bad players, but because their defensive line was already really, really good. Those additions add more firepower to what I think […]

Johnson, Tollefson, Douzable sign Tenders

From NY Daily News: They had no choice, of course, but tight end Darcy Johnson, defensive end Dave Tollefson, and defensive tackle Leger Douzable — three of the Giants’ “exclusive rights free agents” — have signed their tender offers for the 2009 season, the Daily News has learned. Johnson, who was signed by the Giants […]

Inactives

From NJ.com: K Lawrence Tynes is active for the Giants today, meaning he’ll handle kickoffs and perhaps long field goals while John Carney does everything else. Smart move, considering the Giants are healthy enough that they don’t need to dress extra players at a bunch of positions. Tynes has been active for only two games: […]

Umenyiora Lost for the Year

Giants.Com reports Osi Umenyiora is lost for the season due to a torn meniscus in his knee while NFL.Com reports it’s a torn MCL. Regardless of who’s right, the Giants have suffered a really tough set back. With Michael Strahan already gone into retirement, this really hurts the Giants ‘D.’ They’ve lost both starting ‘D’ […]