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Preston Parker Will Take Over as No. 3 Wide Receiver for New York Giants
September 18th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
The injury to wide receiver Jerrel Jernigan (mid-foot sprain) is forcing the New York Giants to once again improvise. And the announcement was made on Wednesday that receiver Preston Parker will take over the coveted No. 3 spot on the receiving depth chart. ***PHOTO1*** Jernigan has been placed on season-ending injured reserve...

New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin not Ready to Rule Out Jon Beason Vs. Houston Texans
September 17th, 2014 at 4:55 PM
In a bit of a surprise and turn of events, maybe the re-injury to New York Giants linebacker Jon Beason (foot) isn't as serious as it was once thought to be. Maybe. ***PHOTO1*** After re-aggravating the same foot injury that he hurt during the team's OTA's back in June and landed him...

Despite Improvements, New York Giants Offense Still Needs Some Work
September 17th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
Let's get to numbers right off the bat here. In the first two games of the season, the New York Giants have combined for 134 rushing yards, which amounts to 67 rushing yards per game. That rushing total ranks the Giants at 29th in the NFL. As the rushing attack...

Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr. Remains Sidelined & More from an Afternoon Tea with Tom Coughlin
September 17th, 2014 at 11:25 AM
New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin took the podium in a serious but loose mood on Wednesday and began by praising the Houston Texans as a "well-rounded" football team. Specifically, he noted that they are +5 in turnover differential this year and that their offensive line has surrendered only...

New York Giants’ Antrel Rolle on Lack of Turnovers: We Have to Take More Chances
September 17th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
Two games into the season and the New York Giants are already, by far, the worst team in the NFL regarding turnover differential. With four interceptions and two fumbles the Giants currently hold a turnover differential of -6. However, the turnover differential is not solely influenced by the offense, it...

New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin to His Receivers: “Catch the Ball; That’s What You’re Paid For”
September 16th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
The 0-2 New York Giants have no shortage of reasons as to why they've struggled to such a great degree to start the season. You could point to the turnover on the offensive coaching staff, Ben McAdoo's new West Coast-style offense, the seemingly endless new faces on both sides of...

New York Giants Show Signs of Hope Amidst Disaster
September 16th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
While many analysts will likely lambaste the New York Giants throughout the week over what appeared to be the type of defeat that will have many declaring an end to any playoff hopes,Big Blue, now 0-2, actually showed great progress and could have come away with a victory if not...

Tom Coughlin Had a Very Specific Message for New York Giants Fans on Monday
September 15th, 2014 at 4:30 PM
New York Giants fans are unhappy and head coach Tom Coughlin wants you all to know that he hears you. He understands the frustration and the pessimism, but wants you to remember it's a long season and you play a very important part in the team's potential success, too. ***PHOTO1*** "In an...

New York Giants’ Mathias Kiwanuka: We’re Letting Tom Coughlin, Everyone Else Down
September 15th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
It's two games into the 2014 season and the New York Giants season seems like it's on course for disaster, especially after the team's self-implosion and a 25-14 loss in their home opener to the Arizona Cardinals. ***PHOTO1*** The Giants are coming off a 7-9 season, their first season under .500 since...

New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin: “The Whole Team” Needs to Play Better
September 13th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
When the New York Giants open their home season against the Arizona Cardinals on Sunday afternoon, head coach Tom Coughlin will not be looking at any one specific area for improvement. Rather, he says, the entire team needs to play better from offense and defense to special teams and their...

New York Giants’ Ben McAdoo: Eli Manning is the “Perfect Fit for This Offense”
September 13th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Questions about the new-look New York Giants offense have already been raised. And questions will continue to be raised until the offense begins to work. So far (and rightfully so), offensive coordinator Ben McAdoo stands by the system, and cannot imagine having another quarterback leading the way for the Giants. ***PHOTO1*** "[Manning]...

Arizona Cardinals’ Bruce Arians: We Can Expect a 100% Effort from the New York Giants
September 12th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
The horrid performance by the New York Giants against the Detroit Lions on Monday night has been attracting the wrong kind of attention to the team. Already many analysts are casting off the Giants as non-contenders. And even some Giants faithful are expressing their disdain -- one fan even went...

New York Giants’ Mark Herzlich on Ray Rice: “I Wouldn’t Welcome Him” in Our Locker-Room
September 11th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
This past week, the Baltimore Ravens terminated the contract of Ray Rice and released him following the video evidence released by TMZ which showed him punching his wife in the face at an Atlantic City casino back in February which was then followed by the NFL suspending Rice indefinitely. ***PHOTO1*** It's not...

Jason Pierre-Paul Expected to Practice for New York Giants on Wednesday
September 10th, 2014 at 2:00 PM
Despite coming out of the game for a brief moment due to a neck/shoulder injury in Monday night's 35-14 loss to the Detroit Lions, New York Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul returned to the game and played the rest of the way, making four tackles and played well against the...

New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin Opts Won’t Use 0-6 Start in 2013 to Motivate Team
September 10th, 2014 at 6:40 AM
The start of the 2014 season for the New York Giants has a rather unfortunate feeling similar to last season; a very miserable and unsettling start from a year ago. ***PHOTO1*** You all know the start of that season, or at least, you've tried to forget it. The 0-6 start, the turnovers,...

New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin Calls 35-14 Loss to Detroit Lions a “Nightmare Performance”
September 9th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Coming into Week 1's game against the Detroit Lions, New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin called the team's offense a "work in progress." However, players remained positive and upbeat, alleging confidence in their teammates and even looking at Monday's game as a "must win." ***PHOTO1*** Unfortunately for the Giants, winning never...

Bob Papa: New York Giants Will Need to Rely on Running Game as Passing Game Develops
September 8th, 2014 at 12:55 PM
This past weekend, long-time New York Giants broadcaster Bob Papa expressed his views about the future and potential of the Giants for the 2014 season. ***PHOTO1*** "One of the battle cries of head coach Tom Coughlin from really last year's draft moving forward was for this team to be more physical at...

New York Giants’ John Mara Admits Ben McAdoo Could Be a Head Coach in Waiting
September 8th, 2014 at 10:55 AM
While current New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin, who begins his 11th season with the team on Monday night, still gets butterflies prior to every kickoff and shows no signs of slowing down, Big Blue co-owner John Mara has already begun to look ahead -- even if it's just...

New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin Admits He Still Gets Butterflies Prior to Kickoff
September 8th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin is an emotional guy -- you see it in his pregame and postgame speeches, you see it during his press conferences and you see it whenever he talks about his wife and grandchildren. He's a full-spectrum guy and that tells you just how...

New York Giants Will Go with Preston Parker as Punt Returner Vs. Detroit Lions
September 6th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
An injury to rookie wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. may have been the reason why the New York Giants kept Preston Parker on their 53-man roster, but it was his preseason performance that has ultimately given him the edge over Rueben Randle to handle the team's punt return duties ......