Posts Tagged ‘New York Giants’

Report: Panthers interview McAdoo for OC position

Friday, January 17th, 2020

The Jacksonville Jaguars interviewed former New York Giants head coach Ben McAdoo for their open offensive coordinator position, according to a report Friday by NFL Network's Ian Rapoport. McAdoo, who hasn't coached in the NFL since he was let go by the Giants in 2017, would fill the vacancy left by John DeFilippo, who was fired after one season in Jacksonville. Additionally, McAdoo has interviewed with the Carolina Panthers for an assistant coaching job under new head coach Matt Rhule, according to a report Thursday by The Athletic.

The 25 Richest NFL Team Owners

Thursday, January 16th, 2020

Mark Davis, Oakland Raiders: $500 Million Net Worth Owner since: 2011 How much they purchased the team for: Inherited How much the team is worth: $2.9 billion Legendary Raiders owner Al Davis bought the team for $180,000 in 1966 and commanded every aspect of the franchise. A maverick, a visionary and a champion of civil rights, he turned the Raiders into one of the most successful and popular teams in America. He hired the NFL's first African-American head coach and the first woman chief executive, and he refused to let his team play in any city where black and white players had to stay in separate hotels.

Police issue arrest warrant for Odell Beckham Jr. on simple battery charge

Thursday, January 16th, 2020

The New Orleans Police Department (NOPD) has obtained an arrest warrant for NFL star Odell Beckham Jr. on a charge of simple battery. The alleged incident occurred at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on Monday, when Cleveland Browns wide receiver Beckham was in attendance to watch his alma mater LSU defeat Clemson in the National Championship Game. Footage emerged of Beckham appearing to slap a security officer's buttocks in the LSU locker room during the celebrations after their 42-25 victory.

Mike Dawson returns to Huskers to coach outside linebackers

Thursday, January 16th, 2020

Mike Dawson will return to Nebraska to coach outside linebackers after spending the 2019 season in the NFL. Coach Scott Frost announced Thursday that he had rehired Dawson, who coached the Cornhuskers' defensive line in 2018. Dawson was the New York Giants' outside linebackers coach this past season.

Dawson rejoins Husker staff; Frost announces new titles

Thursday, January 16th, 2020

After spending one season in the NFL coaching outside linebackers for the New York Giants, former Nebraska defensive line coach Mike Dawson is returning to Lincoln. NU announced Dawson as their new outside linebackers coach, replacing the departed Jovan Dewitt, who recently took a position at North Carolina. "I am thrilled to bring Mike Dawson back to Nebraska to re-join our coaching staff," Frost said in a published release.

Stolen away: Brooklyn pitcher recalls ’51 sign-stealing scam

Thursday, January 16th, 2020

The old Brooklyn pitcher was laughing. Now 93, Erskine vividly recalled what - until this week - had been the biggest sign-stealing scandal in baseball history. Up by 13 1/2 games in mid-August, Jackie Robinson and the Dodgers seemed destined.

Stolen away: Brooklyn pitcher recalls ’51 sign-stealing scam

Thursday, January 16th, 2020

The old Brooklyn pitcher was laughing. Now 93, Erskine vividly recalled what — until this week — had been the biggest sign-stealing scandal in baseball history. Up by 13 1/2 games in mid-August, Jackie Robinson and the Dodgers seemed destined.

Reports: Jason Garrett interviewing for Giants offensive coordinator opening

Wednesday, January 15th, 2020

Jason Garrett may not be gone long from the NFL. NFL Network and ESPN both report that the former Dallas Cowboys head coach is interviewing with the New York Giants on Wednesday for their offensive coordinator opening. The Giants hired former New England Patriots assistant Joe Judge last week to replace fired coach Pat Shurmur.

Tagliabue, NFL Films’ Sabol headed to Hall of Fame

Wednesday, January 15th, 2020

Former NFL Commissioner Paul Tagliabue has made the Pro Football Hall of Fame in his fifth attempt. Tagliabue and former New York Giants general manager George Young made it to the hall in Canton, Ohio, as contributors. Ex-Dallas Cowboys safety Cliff Harris and former Cleveland receiver Mac Speedie completed the centennial class announced Wednesday.

Shurmur joins Broncos as offensive co-ordinator after Giants sacking

Tuesday, January 14th, 2020

Former New York Giants head coach Pat Shurmur has been appointed offensive co-ordinator at the Denver Broncos. Shurmur was sacked by the Giants in December after two seasons in charge of the NFL franchise, where he managed a 9-23 record. The 54-year-old, however, has landed on his feet after joining the Broncos for the 2020 season.