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Frustration has reportedly reached a boiling level within the Meadowlands.
According to ESPN’s Josina Anderson, a pair of nameless New York Giants gamers reached out to her not too long ago and criticized head coach Ben McAdoo for dropping the locker room.
One of the gamers commented after the staff suspended cornerback Janoris Jenkins on Oct. 31:
“McAdoo has lost this team. He’s got us going 80 percent on Saturdays before we get on a plane to play a game. It’s wild. Changed our off day. He’s dishing out fines like crazy. Suspended two of our stars when we need them the most. Throws us under the bus all the time. He’s ran us into the ground, and people wonder why we’ve been getting got.”
Another participant instructed Anderson: “Guys are giving up on the season, and nothing’s being completed. Guys simply do not care anymore.”
Earlier Wednesday, Mile High Sports Radio’s Benjamin Allbright cited a staff supply who mentioned he could be “shocked past perception” if McAdoo returns because the Giants’ head coach subsequent season.
The supply additionally mentioned gamers “hate” McAdoo and that “no one trusts him.”
Safety Landon Collins pushed again towards that report when chatting with the media Wednesday.
“We take it to heart [McAdoo’s message] because we believe in everything he says,” Collins instructed reporters, in accordance with sports activities author Ed Werder. “We’re not turning our backs towards him.”
The Giants, who’re 1-7 following a 51-17 Week 9 residence loss to the Los Angeles Rams at MetLife Stadium, will try to point out they nonetheless have some combat left once they journey to Levi’s Stadium for a showdown with the winless San Francisco 49ers on Sunday.
“I believe we have a run in us,” McAdoo mentioned Wednesday, per James Kratch of NJ Advance Media. “I believe to the core we have a run in us. We have to be hungry. We have to get our football right. We have to be disciplined. Be where we’re supposed to be when we’re supposed to be there. Do it as well as we possibly can and do it all the time, and it’s between our ears.”