Saquon Barkley feels like old self ahead of his Giants reinvention

Saquon Barkley feels like old self ahead of his Giants reinvention

The Saquon smile is back. The still-young Saquon Barkley looks healthy, sounds happy and says he feels so much better now than he did one year ago. The running back admits he is energized to fill a central role in the new offensive system, a system that should — repeat, should — reinvent Saquon Barkley … Read more

Giants’ Daniel Jones focusing on learning new offense, not contract status

Giants' Daniel Jones focusing on learning new offense, not contract status

Of course he is. Of course Daniel Jones is aware of his standing with the Giants. He is the starting quarterback, once again, but his contract expires after the 2022 season, as his team did not pick up his fifth-year option. This means heading into a year of decision, Jones must convince a new general … Read more

Giants O-line coach Bobby Johnson notices mental ‘scar tissue’

Giants O-line coach Bobby Johnson notices mental 'scar tissue'

It has become a rite of spring with the Giants. A new offensive line coach arrives, assesses the damage and tries to understand the fractured psyches of the players he inherits. After all, the offensive line has been a mess of a position group for nearly a decade. Bobby Johnson, hired by head coach Brian … Read more

Joe Judge may call plays in new role with Patriots

Joe Judge may call plays in new role with Patriots

Maybe Joe Judge really wasn’t kidding when he included himself as a possibility to take over offensive play-calling for the Giants after firing coordinator Jason Garrett during the middle of last season. Seven months later, the surprisingly fired former Giants head coach is in line to coach quarterbacks and possibly call plays for the New … Read more