At 0-5, the New York Giants are the laughingstock of the NFL and the social media posts have been absolutely ruthless.
After going 11-5 in 2016, adding Brandon Marshall and Evan Engram to their offense and re-signing Jason Pierre-Paul to a defense that allowed the fewest points in the NFC, the team was feeling pretty good. This was from July 21:
… but oh, how things have changed.
The Giants are 0-5 this season and 0-6 since this infamous photo was taken.
After their most recent loss, a 27-22 defeat to the Los Angeles Chargers, a game where they led throughout, the posts on Twitter came fast and furious.
Hit with injuries to four their wide receivers, a few familiar names reached out offering help.
Fortunately, the New York media seems to be holding it together quite well ...
When will it get better for the G-Men? Their upcoming schedule has a number of difficult matchups looming, outside of a possible showdown of winless teams in San Francisco.
For now, they’re on the bottom, looking up.