Giants' Justin Tuck Vows To Return To All Pro Level In 2012
Excerpt: "New York Giants defensive end Justin Tuck is not happy with himself. As he continues to breakdown game film from the 2012 season, he sees a player he doesn't recognize; a player he doesn't want to be. And while attending a Garden of Dreams charity event at MSG on Tuesday night, the veteran lineman vowed to be better in 2013.
ďThatís what itís going to be for me, getting back to the Pro Bowl, All-Pro type status that Iím accustomed to playing at,Ē Tuck said. ďIíve been watching film of myself the last couple weeks and itís just frustrating to see that I havenít played to that standard and thatís going to be a definite focus for me.Ē
Tuck played poorly across the board in 2012, and faded down the stretch. Not only was he failing to reach the quarterback, but also began to suffer against the run. He finished the season with only four sacks Ė his lowest total since 2006 Ė and had little impact elsewhere, failing to force or recover a single fumble." Read more...