When the Giants won the Super Bowl after Reese’s first season as general manager, the roster had been mostly put together by then-general manager Ernie Accorsi. This team is Reese‘s, with 44 of the 53 players signed or drafted by him.
Still, he refused to take credit.
“We all work hard to get where we are from the first person to the last person, whoever they are,” he said. “It’s all about team for us, that’s what is important. It’s our players. It’s our team. It’s our chance to win the Super Bowl
“We have gotten to where want to go and we will all be terribly disappointed if we don’t finish the job now,” he said.