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New York Giants’ Tom Coughin Says Team Can’t Gameplan as If Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie Will Play
October 31st, 2014 at 5:00 PM
The New York Giants had hoped that cornerback Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie would return from the bye week healthier than when he had gone into it, but the issue with his IT Band has, in fact, only gotten worse. ***PHOTO1*** Despite being a limited participant in practice over the first two days, head coach...

Giants’ Rashad Jennings Out Vs. Colts & More from an Afternoon Tea with Tom Coughlin
October 30th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin took the podium in a very animated mood on Thursday and immediately started by offering praise for the "outstanding" Indianapolis Colts. But before he could get much further into his opening dialog, he stopped to answer questions he already knew were coming... The...

New York Giants’ Jerry Reese: Time for Us to Stop Making Excuses and Win Football Games
October 29th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
A week away has seen the New York Giants make some changes and adjust for the second half of the season. The 3-4 New York squad got a bit of a break with the Philadelphia Eagles and Dallas Cowboys both losing in Week 8, with the Cowboys losing a division...

New York Giants GM Jerry Reese: I’ll Never Bet Against Tom Coughlin
October 28th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
"Nine game, we have nine games left." That was the message Tom Coughlin delivered to the New York Giants on Monday during their first practice back following the bye week. ***PHOTO1*** Sure, they're 3-4, have lost team captains Victor Cruz and Jon Beason for the rest of the season and have dropped...

New York Giants Impressed with Production, Adjustments from Tight Ends
October 27th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
Damaging penalties and miscommunications or missed assignments will almost always lead to losses in the National Football League -- and it’s continuing that way for the New York Giants in 2014. However, underneath all the building frustration outside the organization are some “silver linings,” if you will, on the inside. ***PHOTO1*** The...

New York Giants Look to Get Better After Bye Week
October 26th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
The New York Giants put themselves behind the eight-ball with a 3-4 record, especially with the Dallas Cowboys and Philadelphia Eagles getting off to such hot starts. ***PHOTO1*** Giants head coach Tom Coughlin is hoping that the team will have better results after its bye week. New York has lost its last two...

New York Giants in the Middle of the Pack in Time of Possession
October 24th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
The New York Giants put an emphasis on running the ball this season to take the pressure off of Eli Manning, and while the running game helps the quarterback, it also has a huge part in keeping the ball out of the hands of the opposition. ***PHOTO1*** The Giants rank 14th in...

Tom Coughlin Feeling the Heat as New York Giants are in Danger of Missing Playoffs, Again
October 24th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
The New York Giants have not been to the playoffs since winning the Super Bowl after the 2011 season, and if they miss again this year, head coach Tom Coughlin could be back on the hot seat. ***PHOTO1*** Coughlin was able to maintain his position with the Giants after winning two Super...

New York Giants May Revert to Three-Safety Look; Give Stevie Brown More Playing Time
October 24th, 2014 at 10:30 AM
With a little less than two weeks until the New York Giants are back on the field at MetLife Stadium against the Indianapolis Colts, the New York Giants defense may look a bit different when they return from the bye. ***PHOTO1*** For one, they'll be without Cullen Jenkins for a few weeks...

New York Giants Have Conflicting Numbers When Defending the Pass
October 23rd, 2014 at 3:00 PM
Through seven games, the New York Giants are on every side of the defensive statistic spectrum in regards to defending the pass. ***PHOTO1*** The Giants have given up the fourth-most yards in the NFL with 1,837, averaging 262.4 yards-per-game. Yet, opposing quarterbacks are completing just 61.9 percent of their passes against New...

New York Giants to Odell Beckham Jr.: You’re a Veteran, not a Rookie Anymore
October 23rd, 2014 at 2:00 PM
With the season-ending knee injury to Victor Cruz almost two weeks ago in Philadelphia, it's all but forced rookie Odell Beckham Jr. to go from being eased into the offense and into a much larger role in the offense. ***PHOTO1*** So far, Beckham has answered the call for the Giants; scoring three...

New York Giants to Use More of Damontre Moore in Pass Rushing Situations
October 22nd, 2014 at 11:30 AM
At 3-4 going into the bye week it appears the New York Giants are ready to make a few minor changes. In the last two games, the Giants defensive line was dominated by the running game and was unable to get pressure on the quarterback. ***PHOTO1*** With a rough previous two weeks...

New York Giants Rookie Odell Beckham Jr. Filling Void Left by Victor Cruz Injury
October 22nd, 2014 at 10:30 AM
Odell Beckham Jr. missed the first four games of his rookie season, but that hasn't stopped him from making an impact for the New York Giants once he was ready to hit the field. ***PHOTO1*** Beckham has 10 catches for 106 yards and three touchdowns in his three games for the Giants....

Geoff Schwartz Expected to Return to Practice for New York Giants Once Bye Week is Over
October 22nd, 2014 at 8:30 AM
For the first eight weeks of the 2014 season, Geoff Schwartz has been on temporary injured reserve with designation to return after suffering a toe injury back in August in the New York Giants preseason win over the New York Jets. ***PHOTO1*** Schwartz is eligible to come off temporary IR once the...

Giants’ Tom Coughlin Delivers Strong Message to Players: Get Ready, We’re Going to Make a Run
October 21st, 2014 at 8:55 AM
New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin has long preached the mantra "talk is cheap, play the game" and asked that his players do the same. But on Monday afternoon, just before the team departed and headed out for their bye week, he had an uncharacteristically strong message for them....

New York Giants’ Jon Beason to Visit Foot Specialist in North Carolina Again Regarding Injury
October 21st, 2014 at 7:00 AM
During the first half of the New York Giants 31-21 loss to the Dallas Cowboys at AT&T Stadium, starting middle linebacker Jon Beason left the game after he re-aggravated his toe/foot injury, which is the same one he initially hurt back in June, kept him out of the entire preseason...

Mistake-Plagued New York Giants Have Become Their Own Worst Enemy
October 20th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
The New York Giants may be dealing with another year of significant injuries, but their 3-4 record heading into the bye week cannot be blamed on that. Rather, their four losses can really only be blamed on one thing: themselves. ***PHOTO1*** Through seven weeks of the season, the Giants have seen many...

Giants’ Weston Richburg Fined $8K for Late Hit Vs. Eagles; Called into Tom Coughlin’s Office
October 19th, 2014 at 8:55 AM
New York Giants rookie offensive lineman, Weston Richburg, was flagged for an unnecessary roughness penalty in the second quarter of last Sunday's 27-0 loss to the Philadelphia Eagles. After the game, a frustrated Richburg was asked about the late hit and he dismissed it, saying "that's football." ***PHOTO1*** "That's football," Richburg told...

Giants’ Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie Thinks He’ll Play on Sunday; Says He’s About 60 Percent
October 16th, 2014 at 4:55 PM
The status for New York Giants cornerback Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie had been up in the air due to the IT band injury he's been dealing with over the last two weeks; the same that pulled him out of the game against the Atlanta Falcons and the same he played through against...

Giants’ Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie Doesn’t Practice Wednesday; Tom Coughlin Thought He Would
October 15th, 2014 at 5:30 PM
Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie has been dealing with an injury called IT band syndrome; which causes frequent pain to the leg or knee area. The injury caused him to miss the rest of the game against the Atlanta Falcons two weeks ago and also had to leave the game this past Sunday...