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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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Evaluating Giants HC Ben McAdoo’s First Season Published 1/23/2017 in Pro Football Talk LineBob McAdoo Tom Coughlin

2016 started out for the New York Giants with Tom Coughlin ending his 12-year tenure as Giants head coach. Coughlin’s career in New York was a roller coaster as Big Blue won two Super Bowls but missed the playoffs for four consecutive seasons. While several were brought in to interview to replace Coughlin the decision was made to promote Ben... read more→


Should Giants Bring Back Victor Cruz in 2017 Published 1/17/2017 in Pro Football Talk LineVictor Cruz

In his seven seasons with the New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz has climbed a mountain top and fallen to the deepest valley. The narrative of Victor Cruz is a tale of an underdog similar to Rocky Balboa as Cruz started his career as an undrafted free agent from the University of Massachusetts. There were very little expectations when Cruz... read more→


NYG 2016 Season Review - STL Conversation w/ Tom McAlister Published 1/12/2017 in Pro Football Talk LineNew York Giants Helmet Football

SportsTalkLine Conversation New York Giants 2016 It's over. The GMen won 11 games in 2016. They lost the last one in Green Bay but it was one HELL of a season. GM Jerry Reese's gambles on defense paid off with only the lack of a running game keeping them from going deeper in the playoffs. You want to end the season holding the Lombardi, it... read more→


Giants GM Jerry Reese Deserves to Keep His Job Published 1/10/2017 in Pro Football Talk LineJerry Reese

The New York Giants seasons ended just like 30 other NFL teams short of the ultimate goal of winning a Super Bowl.  After a 38-13 loss to the Green Bay Packers, Big Blue will travel back home and start their offseason.  While the Giants season ended in defeat the 2016 campaign went significantly better than 2015 which had the G-men having a 6-10... read more→


NYG Playoffs Wild Card - STL Conversation w/ Tom McAlister Published 1/4/2017 in Pro Football Talk LineEli Manning Odell Beckham Jr.

SportsTalkLine Conversation New York Giants Weekly The Washington Redskins had their playoff fates in their own hands last Sunday. The New York Giants had other ideas and did what they've been doing all season long, found a way to win. As is the norm (again) the defense carried the load and the offense did enough to bring home the bacon. A... read more→


How Far Will Eli Manning Lead the Giants Published 1/2/2017 in Pro Football Talk LineEli Manning

In the history of the NFL, there has not been a quarterback who has received as much criticism as Eli Manning… who has won two Super Bowls. Throughout his 13 years in Gotham Manning has been ridiculed across the nation with many saying Eli is not an elite quarterback.  In this digital age, there have been memes that can be considered far from... read more→


NYG Week 17 - STL Conversation w/ Tom McAlister Published 12/29/2016 in Pro Football Talk LineJerry Reese

SportsTalkLine Conversation New York Giants Weekly As of this moment the GMen are in the NFL Playoffs. They have nothing to play for this Sunday in Washington. They are not going to improve their home field situation. They can't get a better seeding. As a matter of fact there are only three things that can happen this weekend against their NFC... read more→


Should McAdoo Play Starters on Sunday? Published 12/28/2016 in Pro Football Talk LineBen McAdoo

As the clock struck all zeros in the Superdome in Louisiana and the New Orleans Saints claimed a 31-24 victory over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers the Saints were not the only team that was celebrating. With the Tampa Bay loss, the New York Giants were able to clinch a wildcard spot in the NFC playoffs. This will be the Giants first postseason game in... read more→


NYG Week 16 - STL Conversation w/ Tom McAlister Published 12/21/2016 in Pro Football Talk LineGiants vs Lions

SportsTalkLine Conversation New York Giants Weekly The GMen did it again last week against the Detroit Lions in a possible playoff showdown. The Giants were clearly the better team. They scoreboard took awhile to reflect this truth. Giants football is tough, hard-nosed defensive football and last Sunday Big Blue delivered. Giants fans should... read more→


Giants must Become Road Warriors Published 12/18/2016 in Pro Football Talk LineRoad Warrior

The modern era Giant fans are still basking in the glory of the franchise's last two Super Bowl victories that occurred when Big Blue defeated the New England Patriots on two separate occasions to hoist the Lombardi trophy. While both of those teams will live in eternity in the eyes of the G-men faithful there is one major challenge those two... 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