Jan 04 2016

Tom Coughlin Steps Down As Giants Head Coach

Tom Coughlin has announced that he will step down as head coach of the New York football Giants. In part, he said this was the right decision for his family.

Tom Coughlin
Image Credit: Wikipedia

Coach Coughlin, with Eli Manning as quarterback, led the Giants to two Super Bowl wins, both over the Patriots, the first one ruining New England’s perfect season. You know, the one with the David Tyree helmet catch:

It would’ve been nice to see Tom go out on a higher note, but things don’t always work out that way. I think most Giants’ fans would agree that he had a good run. I know I do. I wish him well and hope he gets plenty of time to enjoy his grandchildren.

Tom Coughlin released a statement Monday, and will step down as head coach of the Giants

Source: Statement from Tom Coughlin  (Giants.com)

Sep 15 2013

All Three Manning Brothers on The Simpsons

Here’s a video of Cooper, Eli, and Peyton, all three Manning Brothers, on The Simpsons.

Cooper, Eli, and Peyton Manning on Simpsons – YouTube.

See also: Father and Son Quarterbacks

Jan 02 2011

Father And Son Quarterbacks

Manning: A Father, His Sons and a Football Legacy

From the Sunday night NBC NFL game, here are some Father and Son Quarterback combos. Read more »

Nov 29 2008

Poppa Plaxico Shoots Self in Leg

From the “you gotta be kidding me” file, Plaxico Burress, father of a little boy named Elijah (named after Giants QB Eli Manning, Plax’s teammate), has shot himself in the leg. Read more »