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Giants news, 11/21: Pat Shurmur won’t look back at missed opportunities

Giants coach is focused on what’s to come, not what happened in the past

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Good morning, New York Giants fans! Here are a few Thanksgiving Eve headlines for you to enjoy.

No looking back

The Giants had some near misses in the first half of the season as they went 1-7, most notably losing to the Carolina Panthers on a game-ending 63-yard field goal. Coach Pat Shurmur said this week that he won’t look back and play the “what if?” game.

“I don’t like to do that. I like to leave my feet right where they’re at,” Shurmur said. “I don’t look back. I just don’t. As we go through this and as a coach, you think about things that could have played out better. I played in a Super Bowl, I wish we would’ve won but we didn’t. You move on. You just can’t do that, and I think that’s part of that message that we give to the players – just keep going. Make today the best it can be.”

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