Posts Tagged ‘Injuries’

Giants Free Agents – Who’s Unsigned, Who’s Leaving?

Of the estimated three hundred or so NY Giants set to enter free agency at the start of the offseason, some players remain with the team. Some have signed elsewhere. Others have now become free agents. Some of those players will sign elsewhere, some still could be back with the Giants at the start of […]

Giants Looking to Sign A New Center

David Baas, the current NY Giants center, played three games last year. And he’s missed substantial time for the last 3 seasons he has been with the Giants. He’s now due about $5 million dollars and will count even more against the cap. The Giants 2010 offseason priority has become an albetross. So – via […]

Will Snee and Baas Take Pay Cuts?

The NY Giants have asked two of their significant interior linemen to take pay cuts according to PFT. Can you guess which two? Snee, a second-round pick in 2004 and the son-in-law of coach Tom Coughlin, is due to earn a base salary of $6.75 million in 2014, the final year of his contract. The […]

Tom Coughlin: The Man They Still Love To Hate

Tom Coughlin: The Man They Still Love To Hate. By Martin Alvin. Seems like, every time I post an article critical of the Giants’ 2013 season, someone admonishes me for not blaming Tom Coughlin, too. And, of course, since Coughlin’s the head coach, he should share in the blame; so, those who admonish me have […]

The ‘O’ Line Killed The Giants And Reese Killed The ‘O’ Line!

The ‘O’ Line Killed The Giants And Reese Killed The ‘O’ Line! By Martin Alvin In an interview on Sirius Radio, Kevin Gilbride confirmed the Giants suffered because of their ‘O’ line and said what we already knew: the problems with the ‘O’ line made it impossible for Eli to do his job. He also […]

Rumor: Giants Damontre Moore Had Shoulder Surgery

Damontre Moore had minor shoulder surgery after the season according to Giants beat writer Art Stapleton: I'm told Damontre Moore had minor shoulder surgery after the season. He's expected to be 100 percent healthy and ready to go for OTAs. #NYG — Art Stapleton (@art_stapleton) January 8, 2014 Have you been wondering why Damontre Moore […]

Major Giants Coaching Changes? Fuggettaboutit!

Major Giants Coaching Changes? Fuggetaboutit! By Martin Alvin Although many fans — and media types — are calling for Tom Coughlin’s head, I don’t think they’re going to get it; and I don’t think they should get it. I still think the fatal weakness of the NY Giants this season wasn’t Tom Coughlin; it was […]

The Only Playoff Scenario That Matters For The Giants

Do the Giants deserve to make the playoffs this year? If you asked me when they were 0-6, hell no. The offseason appeared to be completely wasted, free agent signings were total busts, and injuries and other circumstances preventing players from getting on the field decimated any hope for the Giants to field a decent […]

Quote: Beason Says Giants Not Respected For Shutting Down Run

Jon Beason on the state of the NY Giants defense. “People can say we haven’t faced the best quarterbacks, but we don’t get much props for shutting down the top running backs either. To me, it all depends on how you want to spin it. Guys are going to say you haven’t played anybody, but […]

NFC East Week 9

After several years of submitting comments and e-mails, GiantsGab decided to invite me to share my thoughts and musings about the NFC East for the remainder of the season. So let me start this off by being very clear about who I am. I don’t have connections to the NFL, any ESPN reporters or some […]