Rick Pitino to Giants’ Tommy DeVito: We need your ‘Italian luck’ at St. John’s game-ZoomTech News

Rick Pitino to Giants’ Tommy DeVito: We need your ‘Italian luck’ at St. John’s game-ZoomTech News


Tomny DeVito is taking the New York Giants on a journey, and St. John’s head coach Rick Pitino desires to be part of it.

The Corridor of Fame head coach tweeted Tuesday that he desires to see New York’s rising quarterback courtside at St. John’s subsequent sport at Madison Sq. Backyard.

St. John’s subsequent sport, in fact, occurs to be at Madison Sq. Backyard, because the 6-3 Purple Storm host Fordham this coming Saturday (tip-off is 3:30 p.m. ET and could be seen on FS1 and the FOX Sports activities app).

Sadly for Pitino, DeVito is unlikely to be in attendance, as he and the Giants have a street bout towards the New Orleans Saints the following day (kickoff is 1 p.m. ET and could be seen on FOX and the FOX Sports activities app).

As for the “Italian luck” Pitino speaks of, DeVito has certainly helped the Giants keep afloat since taking the beginning reins after Daniel Jones’ season-ending knee harm in November; they’ve received three consecutive video games with him underneath middle and at the moment are 5-8 and only one sport out of the No. 3 NFC wild-card. 

This previous week was DeVito’s finest work, as he accomplished 81% of his passes, posted a 113.9 passer ranking, ran for 71 yards, and went 4-for-4 for 53 yards to arrange the Giants for a walk-off discipline purpose towards the Inexperienced Bay Packers.

DeVito has appeared in six video games, making 4 begins for the Giants this season. On the entire, he has totaled 855 passing yards, eight passing touchdowns, three interceptions and a 96.5 passer ranking, whereas finishing 65.9% of his passes. He has additionally rushed for 154 yards and one landing and hasn’t thrown an interception in the course of the group’s three-game successful streak. 

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