When the New York Giants hired Ben McAdoo to replace Tom Coughlin as head coach, it was strange. The Giants wanted a change, but they hired one of Coughlin’s coaches. The Giants wanted continuity for quarterback Eli Manning and the offense.
Just like that, two weeks are in the books. Not exactly high-level football to date, let's be honest. Then again, fantasy football owners should largely be happy with the overall running back depth this season. Sleepers including Buck Allen, Tarik Cohen and Chris Carson have emerged and several teams have multiple viable options to date. Jordan Howard and Ezekiel Elliott owners aren't exactly thrilled at the moment. Understood. Hang tight, especially the Elliott faction, though I didn't love the Cowboys offense overall entering this season now that teams had a chance for a longer look at the Dak Prescott-led attack. Meanwhile, passing game struggles with the Bengals, Giants and Redskins are a
The Detroit Lions improved to 2-0 with a 24-10 win over the New York Giants at MetLife Stadium on Monday Night Football. What did the Lions’ win mean for Detroit quarterback Matthew Stafford and Giants QB Eli Manning? And how dominant have the Boston Red Sox been in extra innings this season after their latest venture into extra frames with the Baltimore Orioles? NESN.com’s Courtney Cox breaks it all down. Check out the video above for more on what happened in the world of sports while you were sleeping, presented by Bedgear. Thumbnail photo via Patrick McDermott and Brad Penner/USA TODAY Sports Images