Coughlin continues to do it his way

In a market dominated by Rex Ryan, Big Blue's leader has maintained low-key style

Updated: October 28, 2011, 12:11 AM ET
By Ian O'Connor | ESPNNewYork.com

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- Tom Coughlin was hurrying away from the biggest nonevent on the New York sports calendar -- his daily news briefing -- when he suddenly stopped being a football coach bent on answering questions in seven syllables or less and morphed into an engaging storyteller.

Somehow on a rainy day in 2011, Coughlin found himself talking about a Paul Newman Western from 1967, "Hombre." The coach of the New York Giants was explaining the film's defining scene, waving his hands ...

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