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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Detroit Lions: This phone call changed Damon Harrison's life
Damon Harrison, acquired in a trade from the New York Giants last month, has 20 tackles and 1 sack in 3 games with the Detroit Lions so far
The day after: Doug Pederson, coaches didn’t give Eagles a chance vs. Saints – The Athletic
Ten men on the field for an extra point. Wasting a timeout because they couldn't get the right players in. A conservative approach. The coaches didn't give the players a chance, writes Sheil Kapadia.
Can the Giants join New York's biggest odds-beaters?
The New York Giants are two wins into their quest to go 8-0 in the second half of the season. It's a tall order, and one that would stack up against the best late-season rallies the city has ever seen.
Chiefs vs. Rams epic MNF game marked beginning of new NFL era | SI.com
The NFL will never be the same again after Monday night. Here's why Rams-Chiefs will impact the entire league going forward.
Did the Rams and Chiefs show the NFL’s offensive future? Not so fast… | Touchdown Wire
If you assume that every NFL team can build what the Chiefs, Rams, and Saints have built, you don't know how difficult it is.
The Giants' offense is improving, but its run-first identity seems outdated | Newsday
Monday night's epic battle between the Rams and Chiefs saw the two teams sprinting up and down the field and made it feel as if teams like the Giants are heading in the wrong direction.