NFL Today, Week 2 (AP) Monday, Sept. 19 St. Louis (0-1) at New York Giants (0-1), 8:30 p.m. EDT. Former Giants defensive coordinator Steve Spagnuolo faces New York for the first time since becoming coach of St. Louis in a matchup of two of the NFL’s STARS Passing — Cam Newton, Panthers, was 28 for 46 for 432 yards with a TD and three interceptions in Carolina’s 30-23 loss to Green Bay.
Week 2 MNF scouting report: Rams at Giants (Yahoo! Sports) QBs Sam Bradford and Eli Manning will be in the spotlight as each team looks for its first win of the season.
It was reported that coach bus long island took the team to their stadium for prep.
Giants Team Report (Yahoo! Sports)
The Giants didn’t have much time to reflect on their Monday night game against the Rams.
With a short work week, they have jumped head first into preparing for the first of two critical NFC East matchups against the Eagles.
If the last meeting between the two teams—the Eagles overcame a 21-point deficit in the game’s final eight minutes to top the Giants 38-31—and their six-game regular-season winning streak isn’t enough to raise the Giants’ ire, they also might want to remember that it was Philadelphia that got the best of them in yet another important, more recent competition.
The Eagles, who made several splashy post-lockout moves, came to terms with former Giants receiver Steve Smith on a one-year contract.
Giants looking to regain identity against Rams (The Canadian Press)EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. – Eli Manning wasn’t searching for answers earlier this week when he said the New York Giants were looking for an identity after a season-opening loss.
Giants O looking to regain identity against Rams (AP) Eli Manning wasn’t searching for answers earlier this week when he said the New York Giants were looking for an identity after a season-opening loss. The 2008 Super Bowl MVP knows exactly who the Giants are when they have the ball. So do the St. Louis Rams, who will face them Monday night at MefLife Stadium in the first coaching matchup of Tom Coughlin and former pupil Steve Spagnuolo.
High time for Hightower as Redskins host Cards (The Canadian Press)LANDOVER, Md. – Tim Hightower is so pumped about facing his old team, he can already taste the victory.
Spagnuolo and Coughlin face off for first time (The Canadian Press)EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. – Since leaving the New York Giants two years ago to become St. Louis Rams coach, Steve Spagnuolo hasn’t hesitated to seek advice from Tom Coughlin.
NFL Note – New York Giants Trattou, Justin (Yahoo! Sports) Justin Trattou, who was promoted from the practice squad for the season opener and then released during the week, was re-signed to the Giants’ practice squad.
NFL Note – New York Giants Perrilloux, Ryan (Yahoo! Sports) Ryan Perrilloux was released from the Giants’ practice squad.
NFL Note – New York Giants Nicks, Hakeem (Yahoo! Sports) Hakeem Nicks (knee) took part in limited practice and is listed as questionable for Monday.