Pat Shurmur

Giants rule out Eli Apple, Olivier Vernon

Getty Images<p>The Giants will try for their first win of the year in Houston on Sunday without a pair of defensive starters.<p>The team released its final …

Olivier Vernon

Giants coach Pat Shurmur unfairly carrying the burden of what happened last year, despite similarities

<b>Ralph Vacchiano</b> | Facebook | Twitter | Archive<p>EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. - <b>Pat Shurmur</b> was an assistant coach in Philadelphia back in 2007 and he remembers …

Eli Manning

Giants claim Stacy Coley off waivers from Vikings

Getty Images<p>The Giants have claimed receiver Stacy Coley off waivers from the Vikings, Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports.<p>Giants coach Pat Shurmur …

Ian Rapoport

Texans 100: Facts and Figures for Giants, No. 51-75

The Houston Texans take on the New York Giants, and we take a look at first-year coach Pat Shurmur. Things are not looking too good for the former Cleveland Browns coach as he prepares his team for a battle to avoid 0-3.<p>We also have a breakdown of this week’s referee, Walt Coleman, who has been a …

Green Bay Packers

Pat Shurmur did not create this Giants mess, but he must fix it

The sins of the former coaches are being visited upon Pat Shurmur, and there is nothing he can do about it.<p>This is the fifth time in the past six …

Eli Manning

Pat Shurmur dusts off Tom Coughlin in search of Giants hope

In the wake of the mass hysteria among Giants fans over the team’s 0-2 start, the message from Pat Shurmur on Wednesday went something like this:</i> …

Tom Coughlin

After interview with Mike Francesa, Pat Shurmur needs to loosen up a little bit

Over 30 years of interviewing New York-area coaches, Mike Francesa often has been as much the center of attention as his subjects - criticized for …

Mike Francesa

Giants' Pat Shurmur names John Greco new starting center

Already struggling along their offensive line, the last thing the New York Giants needed was a serious injury to one of their starters. Unfortunately, that’s exactly what they got in a 20-13 loss to the Dallas Cowboys in Week 2 when center Jon Halapio was lost for the season with a broken leg and …

Los Angeles Chargers

Why can't Giants pick up a blitz or stunt? Pat Shurmur disagrees with NFL analysts | Takeaways

Giants coach and play-caller Pat Shurmur faced heat for offense's lack of deep throws, too many sacks during 0-2 start.

New York Giants

New York Giants off to 0-2 start under new coach Pat Shurmur

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Different year. Different coach. Different general manager. Different players.<p>The problem for the New York Giants is the start is the same. They are losing and the concern is mounting two games into the season.<p>Coach Pat Shurmur tried to downplay it Monday, less than 24 …

New York Giants

The explosiveness Pat Shurmur promised is missing in action

ARLINGTON, Texas — He looked frozen with fear, under siege and frantically looking for receivers he could not find for one reason or another, his …

Eli Manning

Who's to blame for Giants' horrid 0-2 start? | Ranking top 5 culprits

Disappointment has been the hallmark of the 2018 Giants with new general manager Dave Gettleman, head coach Pat Shurmur, and a slew of offseason …

Saquon Barkley

Leonard: The importance of Sunday night's game against the Cowboys is not lost on Giants head coach Pat Shurmur

ARLINGTON, Tex. — Pat Shurmur’s Cleveland Browns started the 2011 NFL season with a 1-1 record and finished 4-12. They started the 2012 season 0-2 …

Eli Manning

Giants LB Olivier Vernon still out for Week 2 vs. Cowboys

The New York Giants will be shorthanded again on Sunday Night Football against the Dallas Cowboys with linebacker Olivier Vernon set to miss his …

Olivier Vernon

Giants injury report: Olivier Vernon out Sunday night against Cowboys

Giants LB <b>Olivier Vernon</b> (ankle) has been ruled out for Sunday night's game against the Cowboys in Dallas.<p>Head coach Pat Shurmur said the Giants are …

Olivier Vernon

'Family situation' leads to Janoris Jenkins leaving Giants practice in tears

New York Giants cornerback Janoris Jenkins was forced to leave practice on Thursday due to a “family situation.” And although the team confirmed it had nothing to do with his incarcerated brother, it was clearly significant enough to bring the veteran to tears.<p>As Jenkins left the field, he had to …

Janoris Jenkins

Giants look ahead to their rivalry matchup with Cowboys on Sunday

The Giants didn't see the season opener result they wanted witha 20-15 loss at home against the Jaguars on Sunday. But they can't dwell on that as …

Eli Manning

Pat Shurmur: Olivier Vernon ready to return to practice

Olivier Vernon may be inching closer to a return. Pat Shurmur at least seemed hopeful the team’s best pass-rusher, sidelined with a high ankle sprain …

Olivier Vernon

New NFL head coaches went 0-7 in Week One

Getty Images<p>Seven NFL teams hired new head coaches in the offseason with hopes of improving their spot in the standings.<p>All of them are in last place …

NFL

Pat Shurmur explains why Odell Beckham didn't field final punt vs. Jags

The New York Giants rallied in Week 1 and with under a minute to play, were poised to get the ball back and potentially upset the Jacksonville Jaguars. That was not meant to be however, as Kaelin Clay muffed the final punt, which was promptly recovered by the Jags, ending the game in brutal fashion.<p>…

Eli Manning

Giants will remain faithful to Ereck Flowers at right tackle

If Giants Twitter had its way right now, Ereck Flowers would not only be warming a spot on the bench real soon, but might even be packing his bags and headed out of East Rutherford.<p>Flowers’ performance against the Jacksonville Jaguars in Week 1 raised the ire of fans everywhere, especially after …

Football (U.S.)

Giants' Shurmur on Flowers' job, Odell returning punts, and more

<i>Here are the key takeaways from Giants head coach Pat Shurmur's Monday press conference...</i><p><b>On the job status of Ereck Flowers, who Shurmur did not</b> …

Football (U.S.)

Where is Giants' first win coming from? Handicapping next 7 opponents on brutal schedule

An 0-1 start spiraled on Giants in 2017. Head coach Pat Shurmur and a new locker room was brought in to change the reaction to adversity. First test …

New Jersey

If Pat Shurmur, Eli Manning marriage is built on quick passes, are Giants letting QB play to his strengths?

Eli Manning completed his first 11 passes Sunday against arguably the best defense in the NFL, and still he finished with a 62.1 percent completion …

Eli Manning

Here's why the Giants struggled vs. Jaguars ... And how to fix it vs. Cowboys in Week 1

Sunday's 20-15 loss to the Jacksonville Jaguars brought out the worst in the Giants' offensive line, and exposed some of the team's weaknesses that …

New Jersey

This silver lining has Pat Shurmur believing wins will come soon

Pat Shurmur was disappointed like everyone else in blue. Naturally, he wanted his first game as head coach of the Giants to be a victory. But he …

Football (U.S.)

Pat Shurmur: 'That's why we drafted' Saquon Barkley

New York Giants rookie running back Saquon Barkley's start to his professional career started off slowly against the Jacksonville Jaguars.<p>His first …

Saquon Barkley

Giants' Odell Beckham, Saquon Barkley shine but Ereck Flowers, Nate Solder struggle in loss to Jaguars | Studs and duds

The Giants fell to the Jacksonville Jaguars 20-15 in the 2018 season opener on Sunday, September 9, 2018 (9/9/18) at MetLife Stadium in East …

Saquon Barkley

Man who coached Pat Shurmur knows exactly what Giants have

Only hours before Pat Shurmur makes his debut as head coach of the New York Football Giants, he will receive a text from his proud old high school …

High School Football

Opportunuity to make huge statement awaits New York Giants in Week 1

When was the last time that defeating the Jacksonville Jaguars equaled a meaningful win, much less a statement win?<p>The Jaguars were down for many …

NFL