BBI Giants-Dolphins Game Preview: Our preview of the upcoming Giants-Dolphins game is now available in the Game Previews and Reviews section of the website.
Injury Update: Head Coach Tom Coughlin revealed yesterday that WR Steve Smith was limited in practiced on Thursday not because of his shoulder injury but because he had strained his hamstring during practice on Wednesday. The Giants have Smith now listed as "doubtful" for the game against the Dolphins on Sunday.
WR Plaxico Burress (ankle), HB Derrick Ward (ankle), and SS James Butler (ankle/hamstring) did not practice again. Ward and Butler are listed as "doubtful" by the Giants, Burress is listed as "questionable". Rookie Michael Johnson will likely start at safety on Sunday.
Head Coach Tom Coughlin’s Friday Press Conference: The video of Head Coach Tom Coughlin’s press conference from yesterday is available at Giants.com.
Video of Various Player Media Q&A Sessions: The video of the media Q&A sessions from yesterday with the following plays is available at Giants.com:
- TE Jeremy Shockey
- DE Osi Umenyiora
- DE Michael Strahan
- LB Antonio Pierce (Giants.com "Fierce Pierce" Report)
Article on the Logistical Problems Surrounding the Game in England: Trip Becomes a Royal Pain by Mike Garafolo of The Star-Ledger
Articles on the Giants’ First Day in England:
- Giants Shaking Off Cobwebs After Trip Across Pond by Bob Glauber of Newsday
- In England, the Giants Score Lots of Points by John Branch of The New York Times
- For Tom Coughlin, Giants, Preparation Still Like Clockwork by Gary Myers of The Daily News
Article on LT David Diehl: Diehl Has Been Giant Surprise by Tara Sullivan of The Bergen Record
Fascinating Interview with Author Tom Callahan: If you have the time, we highly recommend that you listen to approximately hour-long interview with Tom Callahan, author of "The GM", at WFAN.com. Callahan was interviewed this past Wednesday and the conversation is completely focused on the Giants and very interesting. Callahan’s book is also available in the BBI Store.