Posts Tagged ‘New York Giants’

Giants reportedly out on Kyler Murray, who will challenge NFL to change its ways of thinking

Tuesday, February 12th, 2019

When Kyler Murray is drafted in April — and there's a good chance that will happen early in the first round, after he proclaimed his commitment to football Monday — he'll be unlike any other NFL draft pick before him. Murray is short, at least for an NFL quarterback. University of Oklahoma assistant AD/strategic communications Mike Houck had the most definitive word on Murray's height, when he said the OU strength staff measured Murray at 5-foot-9 and 7/8 inches.

Not wasting time: Bill Belichick has already changed name of his boat to reflect Super Bowl win

Tuesday, February 12th, 2019

It's only been nine days since the New England Patriots won Super Bowl LIII, but New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick wasted no time getting the name of his boat updated. A few years ago Belichick bought a fishing boat. At the time, he named it “V Rings,” to reflect the five Super Bowl rings he'd won — two as a defensive coordinator with the New York Giants and three as head coach in New England.

Watch Bill Belichick yell “we’re champs!” amid Patriots’ Super Bowl celebration

Thursday, February 7th, 2019

originally appeared on nbcsportsboston.com Bill Belichick doesn't show a ton of emotion on the sidelines during NFL games, but the New England Patriots head coach couldn't contain his excitement in the final moments of Super Bowl LIII. As the seconds ticked down and the Patriots were about to clinch their sixth Super Bowl victory with a 13-3 triumph over the Los Angeles Rams on Sunday night, Belichick walked down the sideline hugging and congratulating anyone he could find. Check out the emotional scene in the NFL Films video below.

Browns’ Mayfield will use NFL rookie runner-up as motivator

Wednesday, February 6th, 2019

Mayfield, who finished second to New York Giants running back Saquon Barkley in voting for NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year, was named Cleveland's top professional athlete at the Greater Cleveland Sports Awards on Wednesday night. Following a season in which he broke the league's rookie touchdown record and made the Browns relevant again, Mayfield was selected over Indians All-Stars Corey Kluber and Jose Ramirez and Browns cornerback Denzel Ward. LeBron James was not a finalist despite leading the Cavaliers to their fourth NBA Finals last June - a month before the superstar left for the second time as a free agent.

Eli Manning Welcomed His First Son, and Naturally, He Was Born on Super Bowl Sunday

Wednesday, February 6th, 2019

Eli Manning is officially a dad . again! The New York Giants quarterback welcomed a new baby - his first son - into the world with his wife, Abby McGrew, on Feb. 3, and yep, we're guessing their little peanut wanted to come out in time to watch the Super Bowl!

Tom Brady reveals what Bill Belichick told Patriots before Super Bowl LIII

Tuesday, February 5th, 2019

Tom Brady reveals what Bill Belichick told Patriots before Super Bowl LIII originally appeared on nbcsportsboston.com New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick more experience than anyone, literally, when it comes to preparing a team to play in a Super Bowl. The legendary coach, who's now won eight Super Bowls -- two as defensive coordinator of the New York Giants and six as head coach of the New England Patriots -- had a simple message for his Patriots team before Sunday's Super Bowl LIII matchup with the Los Angeles Rams.

Rams coach McVay says ‘blame me’ after loss

Sunday, February 3rd, 2019

Los Angeles Rams coach Sean McVay said he had been "out-coached" by New England Patriots counterpart Bill Belichick after his team's Super Bowl defeat on Sunday. A downcast McVay -- who could have become the youngest coach in history to win a Super Bowl -- entered the game as the hottest coaching property in the NFL after transforming the Rams into title contenders in two seasons. However the 33-year-old was put firmly in place by the Patriots old master Belichick, who devised a defensive scheme which suffocated the Rams dangerous offense.

List of Super Bowl winners

Sunday, February 3rd, 2019

5, 2012 - New York Giants 21, New England 17 Feb. 6, 2011 - Green Bay 31, Pittsburgh 25

Former 49ers think they could have beaten Patriots in Super Bowl XLVI

Sunday, February 3rd, 2019

Former 49ers think they could have beaten Patriots in Super Bowl XLVI originally appeared on nbcsportsbayarea.com Seven years ago, the 49ers vanquished the New England Patriots in Super Bowl XLVI for San Francisco's sixth Super Bowl title. Or, that's how it should have gone, according to the players themselves. The 49ers and Patriots did not meet up in Indianapolis on Feb. 5, 2012, as the New York Giants won the NFC Championship two weeks prior.

Former Patriots LB preps for Super Bowl by posting picture of Aaron Hernandez

Sunday, February 3rd, 2019

Former New England Patriots linebacker Brandon Spikes picked an odd way to celebrate Super Bowl LIII. Prior to the big game, Spikes thought it would be a good idea for him to post a picture of Aaron Hernandez. Spikes and Hernandez played in the Super Bowl in 2012, when the Patriots lost to the New York Giants, 21-17.