Posts Tagged ‘Ralph Vacchiano’

Out of Darkness, the Giants are Closing In

Carl Banks quote from earlier this week sums up the position the Giants find themselves in perfectly. “The Giants have become the headlights in the rear view mirror seen from a distance,” he said. Everyone knows the uneasy feeling of driving down a dark road late at night being approached by unfamiliar car from afar. […]

Giants to Spend the Night in KC; Will Try to Fly to Minnesota Sunday Morning

Ralph Vacchiano of the NY Daily News reports that the Giants will now fly to Minnesota Sunday, but as of now, there’s been no word about a change in time for the game, which is slated for 1pm. With a blizzard in Minnesota shutting down the Minneapolis-St. Paul Airport, the Giants have decided to spend […]

And Osi’s Off Again…

People got mad when Fuchs posted that the Giants should consider trading disgruntled Osi Umeniyora for S Kerry Rhodes. Well…   Osi is mouthing off again. According to Ralph Vacchiano Osi Umenyiora wants to continue his career with the Giants, but if he doesn’t get his starting job back he’s going to just quit. In […]

Tidbits From Fewell’s Press Conference:

Here are some tidbits from Perry Fewell’s press conference compliments of Ralph Vacchiano: • Fewell said he was disappointed that he didn’t get more than one interview for the Buffalo Bills coaching job after leading them to a 3-4 record down the stretch as their interim coach. “I thought I did a good job in […]

Fewell Says All D Staff Is Safe:

From Ralph Vacchiano: Perry Fewell has “a lot of confidence” in the defensive coaches he inherited when he joined the Giants, and other than hiring a new defensive line coach he has no plans to make any other changes to the Giants’ coaching staff. That’s what Fewell, the Giants’ new defensive coordinator, said this morning […]

Yes, No, Maybe, I Don’t Know…Can You Repeat The Question

The title is the theme song from “Malcom in the Middle” but I found it fitting to the situation with Perry Fewell.   In bad news the Eagles have added Special Teams Guru Bobby April. Via Ralph Vacchiano the Blue Screen Perry Fewell may eventually accept an offer to become the Giants’ next defensive coordinator. […]

My Pick For Defensive Coordinator

Let’s face it: The defensive coordinator search might take awhile. We hear names every day, but nothing seems like it’s close. And that’s okay. The Giants don’t have a game this week (sadly). That said, it would be nice to know who is running the defense next year. And, after much thought, I know who […]

Things To Think About:

This is courtesy of Ralph Vacchiano: • The uncapped year could present a one-time-only chance to dump players and just void the rest of their contracts – – something the Giants might have to think about with Brandon Jacobs. He’s got three years left on his four-year, $25 million deal, but he was awful this […]

What Went Right: Wide Receivers

Coming into the season many people belived that the New York Giants would be very good along the Offensive line and defensive lines, and that they were solid at Quarterback (but had over-paid their Quarterback) and that the Giants would be terrible at Wide Receiver. Hard to imagine now, but I had a friend (who […]

Prospective Def. Coordinator: Pepper Johnson

According to Ralph Vacchiano at NY Daily News, former Giant LB Pepper Johnson and current Patriots defensive line coach is interested in becoming the next Defensive Coordinator for the Giants. Pepper Johnson, the former Giants linebacker and current Patriots defensive line coach, is not only a possible candidate, he would also be “very interested” in […]