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Giants news, 1/16: What others are saying about Pat Shurmur

Let’s check the reaction to the news he is expected to be team’s next head coach

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Good morning, New York Giants fans! Unless something unexpected happens between now and whenever he can officially put his name on a contract, Pat Shurmur will be the team’s head coach. Here is a look at some of what is being written and said about Shurmur.

Offensive whiz Pat Shurmur looks like a great fit for Giants | Newsday
The man who called the Vikings’ miracle play in Sunday’s playoff game has the credentials to resurrect Big Blue.

Bill Parcells reveals what it will take for Pat Shurmur to succeed | New York Post
“I don’t view his responsibility any different than I would view any head coach’s responsibility — at ANY place,” Parcells said. “And that is, give the players a good design, and get ’em to play. You do those two things, I think you got a chance.”

Pat Shurmur’s history of turning quarterbacks into NFL stars | New York Post
Pat Shurmur has spent his career grooming quarterbacks, to impressive results. Here’s a closer look from first to most recent:

How Pat Shurmur will be judged: First 17 Giants coaches ranked by winning percentage |
From success in the 1930-50s through Bill Parcells, Jim Fassel and Tom Coughlin, the Giants have had a lot of successful coaches. Who tops the list?

A Look at Some Potential Key Assistant Coaching Decisions » Inside Football

NFL coaching carousel: Titans, Cardinals left in limbo with no McDaniels, Shurmur -
Josh McDaniels and Pat Shurmur are expected to take head jobs with the Colts and Giants, respectively

Kimberly Jones: Minnesota Vikings offensive coordinator Pat Shurmur would be 'ushering in' post-Eli Manning era if hired by New York Giants - NFL Videos
NFL Network's Kimberly Jones gives insight into why the New York Giants would decide to go with Minnesota Vikings offensive coordinator Pat Shurmur as their next head coach.

Why a 'driven' Pat Shurmur deserves a second shot with the Giants | Politi |
Shurmur isn't a sexy hire, but he's the right one.

A Spagnuolo return? What Pat Shurmur means for Giants | New York Post
It looks as if Pat Shurmur will be the new head coach of the Giants. What are Giants fans to make of this? Here are some answers to some pertinent questions: