Saquon Barkley is not fearful concerning the Giants’ Zero-2 begin to the common season.
“On this locker room, nobody is overreacting,” the 2018 No. 2 general decide instructed reporters Wednesday, by way of ESPN. “I imply clearly I am lively on social media so I feel lots of people outdoors of this locker room and outdoors this constructing who’re reacting. We’re conscious Zero-2 isn’t a terrific begin, but it surely’s not the worst factor potential.”
New York misplaced its first two video games by a mixed 12 factors to the Jaguars and Cowboys.
By means of these video games, Barkley has amassed 134 speeding yards on 29 carries and 102 receiving yards on 16 catches. The rookie out of Penn State has been productive, however his manufacturing has but to result in a win for his workforce.
Nonetheless, every of the final three seasons within the NFL, a workforce has began Zero-2 and went on to make the playoffs. The Giants have 14 video games left and loads of time to make changes.
“It is not like our season is over, such as you mentioned, it is not faculty, it is not faculty soccer. It is not just like the yr’s over,” Barkley mentioned. “We received to proceed to work and proceed to grind and imagine in one another and this might transform a terrific yr.”
The Giants face one other Zero-2 workforce Sunday after they tackle the Texans in Houston.