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Coughlin's Right – Talk is Cheap

Coughlin's Right – Talk is Cheap

Tom Coughlin hit the bull's eye by telling his team to shut up and play. The Giants have a long history of trying to talk their way into the Super Bowl. Jim Fassel went through it. Now Coughlin's going through it.

You have to wonder why the Giants never meet expectations, why they are best as the underdog and worst as the favorite. It happened in 2003, when they came to training camp talking Super Bowl after that playoff debacle in San Francisco. The Giants' Super Bowl team turned into a 4-12 joke and Fassel lost his job. The Giants had more modest expectations last year. Sure enough they went 11-5 and... Recommended Stories

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