“It was an extremely emotional week,” Ryan said. “As you guys know from the last time I talked to you all about my wife, I am extremely grateful to the organization and to my wife. She’s a fighter. To not lose her there in that situation is very fortunate. At the same time, my wife and I mourn in silence of our lost child during that process. We mourn a loss but we will move on.”
Oh. My. God.
The silence on the Zoom call was deafening. Nobody expected to hear that come out of Ryan’s mouth and you could feel the sadness from all of us who cover the Giants on a daily basis.
If you’re not familiar with the story, I will recap: Ryan’s wife, Ashley, flew to the family’s offseason home in Florida to vote in the presidential election after the Giants’ Monday night loss to the Buccaneers.
“I was leaving the stadium around 1 a.m. and she was telling me about some pains,” Ryan said. “I told her to sleep it off. She said she was in extreme pain but would wait (until) the morning.”
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THE 12TH DIMENSION
Sports cards, two embarrassing photos, and Giant trades
Judge hires all-important offensive line coach
After interviewing a few candidates, Joe Judge hired Rob Sale to coach his offensive line. Sale previously worked with Judge during their time together at Alabama under Nick Saban.
Keeping best friends Williams & Tomlinson will be a tough task
The Suburbanites Once great offensive line
Center Bart Oates was nicknamed “Books” by Bill Parcells.
QB evaluation…it's complicated
THE JURY IS STILL OUT Daniel Jones can still become an elite QB.
Playoff glories of yesteryear
It is January, which can only mean one thing: post season football is near. Some of the greatest performances in NFL playoff history have occurred right here in New York and New Jersey. Let’s take a look back at some of them
X's and O's: Cowboys
Leonard Williams sacks Cowboys quar terback Andy Dalton.
Breaking down the X's and O's
Lamar Jackson rushed for 80 yards against the Giants.
Mr. Jones and Joe
Whether you agree or not, Daniel Jones is the Giants QB in ‘21
NEWS & NOTES
STAYING PUT Logan Ryan received a much deserved contract from the Giants.
DAYS: APRIL FOOL'S PREVIEW
DAYS will feature a new, special episode on April 1 that may have major onscreen implications.
The Preteen's Guide to Getting Rich Off YouTube
Ryan Kaji’s video empire makes most of its revenue from merchandise, not ads
GANGSTERS TARGETED GAGA'S DOG'S
Police suspect shooting & heist was initiation ritual
Taking the Lead, One Bolt at a Time
CANINES IN THE CROSSHAIRS!
Rash of dognappings has A-listers itching to protect their pooches
QUARTERBACKS: TOP AVAILABLE FREE AGENTS
Dak Prescott, Cowboys 6-2 • 235 pounds • 27 years old A solid starter who has a nice TD-INT ratio over his first five seasons (104-40), Prescott is an accurate thrower and very mobile. However, he’s coming off a compound fracture and dislocation of his right ankle, so it remains to be seen if this will impact his game moving forward.
DEFENSIVE LINEMEN: TOP AVAILABLE FREE AGENTS
Leonard Williams, Giants 6-5 • 255 pounds • 28 years old An athletic 300-pounder with quick feet, Williams amassed a career-high 11.5 sacks last season. Add that to him being a stout run defender, very durable and possessing great character, and he should be in high demand. He won NFC Defensive Player of the Week twice last year. $$$$$
Ryan Reynolds – The Secrets of Viral Marketing!
The Joke’s on Nobody How do you poke fun at something in a way that excites everyone and upsets no one? It’s a skill Ryan Reynolds has mastered as his marketing company churns out one viral hit after another. Here’s how he does it.
Can a Pandemic Pivot Outlast The Pandemic?
Many entrepreneurs reinvented themselves this past year— and the franchise Safe From Spread is a perfect example of how a pivot can pay off. It moved fast, served a new need, and profited greatly. But with the pandemic’s end now in sight, brands like these are preparing for their biggest battle yet: survival in a post-pandemic world.
MJ'S NEXT DANCE
MICHAEL JORDAN’S LEGACY, ALONG WITH JUST ABOUT ALL HIS CARDS, ARE SOARING TO UNPRECEDENTED HEIGHTS.