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Tom McAlister

Tom McAlister

New York Giants Analyst at SportsTalkLine.com
Tom has an extreme passion for sports has he has participated as a player, coach, and referee of many different sports. Now he has started to illustrate his love of athletics by becoming a sports writer. Tom founded his own blog dfends.com and is now a SportsTalkLine.com writer covering the New York Giants Desk.
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Pieces That Are In Place For The Giants Published 2/9/2016 in Pro Football Talk Line

Winning a championship is usually the culminating step from specific player acquisitions made or not made in previous years. The draft selections, trades, and free agents signings determine the fate of a franchise long after the deals are finalized. Installing George Young and drafting Phil Simms in 1979 started moving the Giants towards their... read more→


Manziel Status With The Team .... Not Good Published 2/3/2016 in Pro Football Talk LineJohnny Manziel

The latest Texas two-step Johnny Manziel and his girlfriend were into was (again) attended by a police presence. Now stop me if you've heard this one before. By the time Police arrived Johnny was nowhere to be found. The girlfriend didn't want to press any chargers and it was all a misunderstanding BUT she was very worried for Johnny's well being... read more→


Underrated Plays in Giant Super Bowl Wins Published 2/1/2016 in Pro Football Talk LineEli Manning

David Tyree will go down in the annals of football history of making one of the most spectacular plays in the history of the NFL. Even though Tyree has not played in the NFL since he has made that play but went from special team player to NFL legend on the heels of one play. While the Giants have been able to rise from the ashes since George Young... read more→


Free Agents Decisions for Big Blue Published 1/25/2016 in Pro Football Talk LineNFL

The football world is currently analyzing and predicting who will be crowned world champion at Super Bowl 50. A small minority of fans who cheer the other 30 NFL franchises are focusing on the off season moves the team they have a vested interest in should make. For the New York Giants who are coming off another sub-par season the Big Blue... read more→


All Eyes On Jerry Reese Published 1/19/2016 in Pro Football Talk LineJerry Reese

Abysmal would be a word to describe the New York Giants performance in the 2015 NFL season and the inability to make the playoffs for a fourth consecutive year led to repercussions. Tom Coughlin was the sole causality as he resigned from his position as head coach of the New York Giants. Coughlin received an abounding amount of criticism mainly... read more→


NYG Coaching Options Published 1/11/2016 in Pro Football Talk LineNew York Giants Helmet

On Black Monday following the 2015 season where many head coaches and executives are given their pink slips Tom Coughlin decided to hand in his resignation to Giants ownership. When a head coach is let go by whatever means there is usually a two-step process takes place. The first step is reflecting on the coach’s tenure where people highlight... read more→


Tom Coughlin’s Legacy Published 1/2/2016 in Pro Football Talk LineTom Coughlin

As has been widely reported this year’s season finale against the Philadelphia Eagles will be the last game with Tom Coughlin as the head coach of the New York Giants. Over his twelve seasons as head coach in one of the most challenge markets Coughlin has had a unique ride where he has dealt with bizarre off-the-field situations ranging from... read more→


Should the Giants Tank in Week 17? Published 12/29/2015 in Pro Football Talk LineDamontre Moore

As Washington was in the victory formation running down the clock against the Philadelphia Eagles, the clock was acting as a countdown to the demise of the Giants faint playoff aspirations. With that victory Washington has clinched the NFC East crown and has one home playoff game this season. While the rest of the NFC East can jump-start their... read more→


OBJ’s Reputation Ruined Published 12/21/2015 in Pro Football Talk LineOdell_Beckham_Josh_Norman

Heading into this week matchup with the Carolina Panthers the most talked about individual battle was going to be how would Odell Beckham Jr. play against Carolina’s cornerback Josh Norman. The buildup leading into this week’s game rivaled a main event clash of a boxing card or MMA event. Norman has been gaining the reputation as the best... read more→


What Is The Biggest Deficiency For The Giants? Published 12/14/2015 in Pro Football Talk LineTiki Barber

When dissecting the 2015 Giants season people will point out three major issues with the team. First, the 4th quarter clock management has been disastrous with Big Blue blowing a 4th quarter lead on five separate occasions. Second issue has been the lack of a pass rush with even the mid-season addition of Jason Pierre-Paul the Giants are cellar... read more→


 
Tom McAlister

Tom McAlister

New York Giants Analyst at SportsTalkLine.com
Tom has an extreme passion for sports has he has participated as a player, coach, and referee of many different sports. Now he has started to illustrate his love of athletics by becoming a sports writer. Tom founded his own blog dfends.com and is now a SportsTalkLine.com writer covering the New York Giants Desk.
Tom McAlister