Stephen Tesher

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Odell Beckham

Beckham’s Antics Reflect Team Frustration

If you were paying attention to the New York Giant’ sideline during the second half of their dismal game against the Eagles, this past Thursday, you would have seen Odell Beckham Jr. banging his head against a blue cooling fan. Yes, that’s right, OBJ was head-butting a fan.  And if you have never seen a …

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Eli Manning

Manning Needs to Let his Team Play

The New York Giants are a very talented football team, with young, exciting players, poised to deliver. Eli Manning is single-handedly standing in their way. To his credit, Manning maintains a legendary leadership quality. However, he continues to rest on poor habits and excuses that do more to damage his legacy and his team. Manning …

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Breaking News: OBJ passes to Barkley for a TD

Eli Manning found his best receiver, Odell Beckham Jr. behind the line of scrimmage for a completion. OBJ then found his newest favorite receiver, Saquon Barkley, racing down the right side, and wide open. Forced back, Beckham threw off balance while fading back and still tossed a perfectly thrown pass right into Barkley’s hands on the …

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Dave Gettelman

Giant’s GM, Gettleman, Travels to Carolina.

David Gettleman did not see it coming. Amidst contract negotiations, and after a four-year tour of duty with the Carolina football organization, Gettleman was fired by then-owner Jerry Richardson. Gettleman was not out of work for long. He was hired by the Giants to help rebuild the franchise. David Gettleman was instrumental in orchestrating Odell …

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Giants BJ Hill – Another Rookie Starting to Shine

He likes to be referred to as ‘the other guy’.  New York Giants’ rookie Defensive Tackle, B.J. Hill is an unassuming presence off the field. he does not seek the spotlight. He prefers the shadows where those who want to work hard and focus on what it takes to be a crucial player on a team …

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Where’s the Giants Pass Rush?

Dear Coach Shurmur, you truly ought to be congratulated. You’ve made some bold moves and they have worked out. Replacing Flowers on the offensive line with Chad Chambers was a risky move, but it paid off. The offensive line came together. Last week you brought defensive lineman Kerry Wynn to the starting spot. That was …

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Odell Beckham

Giants Running on All Cylinders Against Texans

It was Barkley time. It was OBJ time. It was finally Eli Manning time. And it was Kerry Wynn time. Alas, it was not Ereck Flower’s time. And that was a significant change in the offensive lineup for the New York Giants against the Texans this past Sunday. Flowers, who has only faltered in right …

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Eli Apple

Eli Apple – from Cancer to Clutch

Eli Apple was a first round, 10th overall pick cornerback for the New York Giants in the 2016 NFL draft. Expectations were high. Then the season came and Apple was a disaster. He was benched for four weeks. Teammates talked behind his back about his maturity. He argued with coach Ben McAdoo and vocally criticized his …

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Eli Manning

Eli Manning and the Sack-Shake Shuffle

How do you convince a two-time Superbowl winning quarterback in his 15th season in the NFL that his lack of mobility is a problem? The New York Giant’s leading man, Eli Manning, is statuesque in the pocket. He can stand and deliver. But when his protection breaks down, when downfield coverage is molasses thick, when …

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