The Latest on the Giants Search for a New Offensive Coordinator: Here is a rundown of known interviews the New York Giants are conducting with new offensive coordinator candidates:
- Mike Sullivan (ex-Tampa Bay Buccaneers offensive coordinator): Met with the Giants on Wednesday.
- Dowell Loggains (ex-Tennessee Titans offensive coordinator): Met with the Giants on Thursday.
- Karl Dorrell (ex-Houston Texans quarterbacks coach): Meeting with Giants on Friday.
- Ben McAdoo (Green Bay Packers quarterbacks coach): Will meet with Giants on Saturday.
On Thursday, Giants President/CEO John Mara said there also may be additional candidates.
Marc Ross Will Interview With Dolphins on Sunday: As we reported on Wednesday, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and Miami Dolphins have requested and received permission from the New York Giants to interview Giants Vice President of Player Evaluation Marc Ross. Both teams are considering Ross for their general manager vacancies.
NFL.com is reporting that Ross will interview with the Dolphins on Sunday.
Michael Strahan Makes Final 15 for Potential Hall of Fame Induction, George Young Does Not: Former New York Giants defensive end Michael Strahan (1993-2007) made the cut from 25 to 15 modern-era Pro Football Hall of Fame 2014 candidates on Thursday night. Those actually being entered into the Hall of Fame in 2014 will be announced on February 1st, the day before Super Bowl XLVIII, with the list first being reduced to 10 then 5.
Strahan made the cut to 10 last year, but did not make the final cut to five.
Strahan played 15 seasons for the Giants and was voted to seven Pro Bowls and named All Pro six times (four times first-team, two times second-team). He was also named the 2001 AP NFL Defensive Player of the Year. He accrued 141.5 sacks as a Giant.
Former New York Giants General Manager George Young (1979-1997) did not make the cut. See the Hall of Fame Giants section of BBI for a complete list of Giants in the Pro Football Hall of Fame.
Articles on the New York Giants Offensive Coordinator Candidates:
- Giants offensive coordinator candidates: Pros and Cons by Jordan Raanan of The Star-Ledger
- In coaching search, are the Giants looking for more than just an offensive coordinator? by Conor Orr of The Star-Ledger
- Mike Sullivan’s offense in Tampa Bay compared to Giants offense: How similar? by Jordan Raanan of The Star-Ledger
Article on the 2013 New York Giants and Injuries: Giants were the most injured team in the NFL, study shows by Paul Schwartz of The New York Post
Article on RB Andre Brown: Giants free agents: Can Andre Brown carry the load at running back? by Conor Orr of The Star-Ledger
Article on DE Justin Tuck: Will the Giants keep Justin Tuck? Jerry Reese weighs his options by Conor Orr of The Star-Ledger
Article on S Stevie Brown: Giants free agents: Can Stevie Brown return to form? by Dave Hutchinson of The Star-Ledger