Mara announced Tuesday the Giants will be bringing back Coach
The Giants have won two Super Bowls during the tenures of Coughlin (11 seasons) and Reese (eight seasons), but the team has made the playoffs just one time in the last six seasons.
A 25-24 loss to the
"I still believe we can win with him," Mara said of Coughlin. "If I didn't believe that then it wouldn't have mattered how many Super Bowls he won in the past, it would be senseless to go forward with him. But I'm looking at how hard the players play for him and how attentive they are, and I look at his energy level and how much he still wants to win and how driven he is."
That being said, Mara was asked if he'd describe next season as a "win-or-else proposition for a lot of people in this franchise."
"I don't think that's an unfair statement," he said.