"It's part of the game," he said, via Charles Chandler of the The Star-Ledger (Newark, N.J.). "You've got to control what you can control. I can't throw it to myself."
And Manning can't block for himself. The Giants have been the worst team this side of Jacksonville this season, and New York is not an easy place to play when things aren't going well.
"I'll talk to him. That's not a smart thing to say," Coughlin said.
Coughlin faces one of the biggest challenges of his career in the coming weeks. The Giants players have to be careful not to turn on each other.