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Leadership remains concern for Giants

Lack of dominant locker room presence beginning to cast shadow over season

Updated: September 24, 2010, 9:24 AM ET
By Ohm Youngmisuk | ESPNNewYork.com

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- As the New York Giants dispersed off the practice field and into the locker room like kids ready to bolt after the sound of the school bell ringing, three players remained behind to huddle with their head coach.

Captains Eli Manning, Justin Tuck and Chase Blackburn talked to head coach Tom Coughlin for several moments on the field before finally heading into the locker room.

While the meeting was a routine one done once a week, leadership has been a hot-button ...

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