NEW YORK JETS: “I Can Basically do what I want”, Gase-Closed.

By Danielle McCartan (@CoachMcCartan and www.Facebook.com/CoachMcCartan) BERGEN COUNTY, N.J. – Especially in the New York market, a refreshing, honest take from a player or coach after a game is not only welcomed, but embraced.  Players and coaches that take the “Derek Jeter route” are often labeled as ‘vanilla’. Which, is not a bad thing in the tri-state…

NEW YORK GIANTS: Top Concerns Entering 2019 Season

By Danielle McCartan (@CoachMcCartan and www.Facebook.com/CoachMcCartan) BERGEN COUNTY, NEW JERSEY- Let’s cut right to it: there is an air of uneasiness and uncertainty surrounding the New York Giants this season. Las Vegas odds-makers have them at 100-1 to win Super Bowl LIV- the same as their MetLife Stadium roommates, the New York Jets. For whatever reason, the…

NEW YORK JETS: Top Concerns Entering 2019 Season

By Danielle McCartan (@CoachMcCartan and www.Facebook.com/CoachMcCartan) BERGEN COUNTY, NEW JERSEY- The New York Jets still own 100-1 odds to win Super Bowl LIV (Sunday, February 2 in Miami, Florida), but don’t tell them that. There is a tangible air of optimism surrounding the Jets. In fact in recent months, there are a lot of pieces that have…

NEW YORK GIANTS: Aldrick Rosas Proactive Against Complacency, Pro Bowl ‘Hangover’

By Danielle McCartan (@CoachMcCartan and www.Facebook.com/CoachMcCartan) NORTH CALDWELL, N.J.- On the eve of professional football’s 2019 training camp opening, Aldrick Rosas enters his third NFL season as the only kicker listed on the New York Giants’ roster. In March, coming off a record-setting, Pro Bowl season, he signed a one-year, $645,000 deal to remain with Big Blue. “I…

NEW YORK GIANTS: Zak DeOssie Reflects on Career with Big Blue

By Danielle McCartan (@CoachMcCartan and www.Facebook.com/CoachMcCartan) NORTH CALDWELL, N.J.- In March, Zak DeOssie, two-time Super Bowl winning New York Giant, inked a one-year deal to remain with the team through the 2019-2020 season. Obviously excited, he took to Twitter to shout the news to his nearly eleven thousand followers. Almost half of them took the time to…

NEW YORK GIANTS: Triumphant Nate Harvey’s Minor Setback

By Danielle McCartan (@CoachMcCartan and www.Facebook.com/CoachMcCartan) EAST RUTHERFORD, NEW JERSEY- Undrafted free agent Nate Harvey is no stranger to adversity, so what made him break down on day one of the New York Giants’ 2019 rookie camp? The doctor’s utterance of: “A torn meniscus”. After working his entire life to put on a National Football League uniform,…

2019 New York Jets: In a Tailspin

By Danielle McCartan (@CoachMcCartan and www.Facebook.com/CoachMcCartan) One month too late, Chris Johnson!! https://t.co/VkV57qKdpb — Danielle McCartan (@CoachMcCartan) May 15, 2019 BERGEN COUNTY, N.J.- The Jets are in a tailspin. They’ve fired their General Manager Mike Maccagnan and have named new head coach Adam Game as the interim GM. The move comes almost a month AFTER the 2019 NFL…

A LOGICAL 2019 NEW YORK GIANTS DRAFT STRATEGY

By Danielle McCartan (@CoachMcCartan and www.Facebook.com/CoachMcCartan) BERGEN COUNTY, N.J.- Since December 29, 2017, since his tenure in New York began, New York Giants’ general manager Dave Gettleman has traded Jason Pierre-Paul, Damon Harrison, Eli Apple, Olivier Vernon, Odell Beckham, Jr. and has allowed Landon Collins to walk.  In allowing six starters, including his defensive captain, to play on…

NEW YORK GIANTS General Manager Dave Gettleman: Is there a plan?

By Danielle McCartan (@CoachMcCartan and www.Facebook.com/CoachMcCartan) BERGEN COUNTY, NEW JERSEY- New York Giants general manager Dave Gettleman, entering his second year in East Rutherford, created the biggest tsunami in all professional sports in recent memory. Late last night, Gettleman traded Odell Beckham, Jr. to the Cleveland Browns for a 2019 1st round pick, a 2019 3rd round…

A LOGICAL 2019 NEW YORK JETS DRAFT STRATEGY

By Danielle McCartan (@CoachMcCartan and www.Facebook.com/CoachMcCartan) BERGEN COUNTY, NEW JERSEY- Following a 4-12 2018 campaign, the New York Jets hold the third overall selection in the 2019 Draft. For the first time since arguably the Joe Namath-era, the Jets seem to have a franchise quarterback in place around whom to build. Scenario #1: The Jets get “their…

Week 16 Preview: NEW YORK GIANTS @ Indianapolis Colts

By Danielle McCartan (@CoachMcCartan and www.Facebook.com/CoachMcCartan) BERGEN COUNTY, N.J.- After a week 15 loss to the Tennessee Titans, the New York Giants are mathematically guaranteed to miss the playoffs for the sixth time in the past seven seasons. Subsequently, the Giants have opened week 16, at the Indianapolis Colts, as nine-point underdogs. The Colts are surging: they…