Giants head coach Ben McAdoo returned from a bye week and talked about flushing his group’s 1-6 catastrophe and beginning recent.
“We have to transfer on to the second half,” he advised his gamers upon their return to the group’s follow facility in East Rutherford on Monday. “Don’t maintain onto what we did the primary half, however let’s exit right here and be the perfect group we might be within the second half of the season.”
Drawback is when a rest room bowl is stained, regardless of what number of occasions you flush it, the stain stays till drastic cleaning measures are taken.
That’s the Giants 2017 season. They will speak about flushing what occurred earlier than the bye and beginning anew. However the disastrous first three months will have an effect on how they’re perceived from right here on.
It particularly will form the best way McAdoo is seen. After taking the Giants to eleven wins and the franchise’s first playoff berth since 2011, the second-yr head coach finds his job in jeopardy after failing to reside as much as being a Tremendous Bowl contender in 2017.
With virtually zero hope of creating the playoffs this season, McAdoo’s probability to stay the top coach in 2018 will rely upon how the Giants carry out from right here.
When requested Monday if he felt he was teaching for his job, McAdoo gave an trustworthy reply.
“Each day on this enterprise, you need to show your self, and once I are available, I come to work,” he stated. “I’m blessed to be right here. It’s an excellent alternative. I don’t assume that approach. I’m doing every little thing I can to assist these gamers put a profitable product on the sector on Sunday.”
McAdoo stated he spent the bye week evaluating schemes and personnel to determine what has labored and what hasn’t. Determining the why can also be necessary. He stated there can be “delicate modifications” in an try to enhance manufacturing.
“We now have good gamers,” he stated. “We’ve got to place them able to achieve success.”
The Giants ought to take a look at their schedule and see a handful of potential wins beginning with Sunday’s recreation towards the Rams at MetLife Stadium. The Giants additionally face the 49ers, Redskins and Raiders over the subsequent month and have a house recreation towards the Chiefs.
Get 4 wins, and the Giants can be 5-7 heading right into a remaining-4 stretch towards the Cowboys, Eagles, Cardinals and Washington. Spilt these video games and a 7-9 report won’t be ok for Jerry Reese to stay as common supervisor, however it might get McAdoo a short lived reprieve till a brand new common supervisor is appointed and the 2…