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New York Giants gamers reportedly do not belief head coach Ben McAdoo, and it might result in his dismissal following the 2017 NFL season.
On Wednesday, Benjamin Allbright of Mile High Sports Radio supplied info from a supply who stated he’d be “shocked beyond belief” if McAdoo returns to the G-Men subsequent yr.
“[Players] hate him, no one trusts him,” the supply added. “… He’s only out for himself.”
McAdoo landed on the new seat because the Giants’ season, which began with excessive expectations, spiraled uncontrolled throughout an Zero-5 begin.
The 40-year-old Pennsylvania native relinquished play-calling duties to offensive coordinator Mike Sullivan forward of a Week 6 highway upset of the Denver Broncos.
“It’s more than just today. I need to do what is best for the team, just like we ask the players and just like we ask the coaches,” he informed reporters after the win. “I thought the team needed me, and the whole locker room needed me this week. I needed to be at my best for these players and coaches this week.”
The victory did not spark a resurgence from the Giants, nonetheless, as they’ve misplaced residence video games in opposition to the Seattle Seahawks and Los Angeles Rams by a mixed rating of 75-24 of their final two outings.
There was additionally hypothesis about whether or not McAdoo was dropping the locker room following a suspension to veteran defensive again Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie, who obtained into an argument with the coach after getting benched final month, per Paul Schwartz of the New York Post.
“Not concerned about perception,” McAdoo stated concerning the rumors. “Concerned about reality.”
The Giants entered the common season with the eighth-best odds to win the Super Bowl at 16-1, in keeping with OddsShark.
Now New York might want to win its final eight video games simply to complete 9-7, which is often the document essential to at the least have an opportunity to qualify for the playoffs.