Judge was reportedly displeased with offensive play in November of last year, eventually leading to the firing of offensive line coach Marc Colombo and Garrett was reportedly expected to go soon after.
“It was already bad between them then,” one source told the outlet.
Garrett was fired last week, un giorno dopo aver sofferto a 30-10 perdita per il Tampa Bay Buccaneers and dropping to a 3-7 record and following a 6-10 finish last year.
“One of the things that motivated me to accept this position was the opportunity to help rebuild the Giants into a contending team,” ha detto in una dichiarazione. “We knew there would be many challenges. My expectations for our offense were much greater than our results have been and I accept full responsibility for that.”
As the Giants’ woes continue, sources say more changes are coming.
Il Rete NFL reported Sunday that general manager David Gettleman is unlikely to return next season and may end up retiring.
A notable replacement for Gettleman could be VP of football operations and assistant GM Kevin Abrams.
The Giants are facing a difficult but not impossible road to the playoffs. Sources told the New York Post. that Freddie Kitchens is expected to handle game-day play-calling and with a more aggressive style, receivers Kenny Golladay and Kadarius Toney are expected to see more action.