Yearly Archive for 2009

: 2009

End of the Line: Osi on Osi

Osi Umenyiora talks about his plight. “I love this team,” Umenyiora said after the Giants (8-7) practiced on Wednesday for their season finale in Minnesota against the Vikings (11-4). “I have spent
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End of the Line: All Apologies

The day after that hideous 41-9 thrashing at the hands of the Carolina Panthers,  Coach Tom Coughlin and Eli Manning manned up and attempted to apologize for the team’s putrid performance. “To a man,
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Obituary: 2009 New York Giants Season

The 2009 New York Giants season died Sunday night at FedEx Field, home of the Washington Redskins. The cause of death, pending a final autopsy, was a lack of victories resulting from a chronic
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A Quiet Farewell for Giants Stadium?

At the end of what has been a streaky, weirdly-paced season for the Giants comes perhaps the strangest bit of timing yet. Today’s game against the Panthers will most likely be the last one for the
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Morning Line: Thursday

Giants ready to give “greatest football stadium in the world” a proper sendoff. (New York Daily News) Giants beat up after beating up Redskins. (Newark Star-Ledger) After beating up the Vikings, so
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Morning Line: Wednesday

Giants allegedly sign TE Scott Chandler from the hated Cowboys practice squad. That would be five TEs now roaming the practice facility, for those of you keeping count. (Newark Star-Ledger) Brandon
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Monday Night Notes

Week 15 is a bit late in the season for the first game for your Giants Talk blogger not at the game, at home, or at someone else’s home. So it was that we found ourselves at the very cozy Stella Blues
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Giants 45, Redskins 12: Post-Game Report

It was about time, but about time may have been too late. The New York Giants, backs to the wall after sitting through wins by the hated Cowboys and dirty Eagles during the previous 48 hours,
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Monday Night Snowdown Showdown

If nothing else, you have to like the setting: Monday Night Football, RF… – whoops – FedEx Field, the New York Giants coming to town clinging to playoff dreams against a Washington Redskins team
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Morning Line: Friday

T Kareem McKenzie, CB Corey Webster do not practice with knee issues; WR Mario Manningham sits as well. McKenzie looks to be in worst shape; would be spelled by UConn product William Beatty.
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