Giants' faith in Coughlin hasn't gone unrewarded

Instead of finding a new coach after last season, the Giants focused on finding ways to make things work with Tom Coughlin. The decision has paid off for everyone involved, writes Mike Sando.

Originally Published: February 2, 2008
By Mike Sando | ESPN.com

PHOENIX -- As a film producer, New York Giants co-owner Steve Tisch counts the 1983 film "Risky Business" among his best-known creations.

The title also applies to what NFL teams face when deciding whether to retain moderately successful coaches.

Tom Coughlin posted a 25-23 regular-season record without winning a playoff game during his first three seasons with the Giants. Some players groused about a coaching style they considered autocratic and outdated. The lack ...

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