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X-Rays on New York Giants LB Jameel McClain Come Back Negative; Foot Will Be Monitored
July 23rd, 2014 at 8:00 AM
The New York Giants received a bit of a scare on Tuesday as multiple players had to be carted off the field during the very first practice of training camp. And while most were heat-related issues, the situation surrounding linebacker Jameel McClain appeared much more serious. ***VIDEO1*** During McClain's ride back to...

2014 New York Giants Training Camp: Day 2 Recap
July 22nd, 2014 at 4:00 PM
Temperatures approached 90 degrees in East Rutherford, New Jersey on Tuesday as the New York Giants took the field for their very first training camp practice. And although the team was only in shells, excitement and enthusiasm was in the air as they got their first real taste of the...

New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin Shows His Inner Softie While Discussing Retirement of Chris Snee
July 22nd, 2014 at 8:00 AM
When New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin took the podium for the very first time on Monday, he was peppered with a large number of questions about his players, their health and what he expects as the team eases into their training camp routine. None of it was particularly...

New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin Named One of Top 25 Active Coaches in All of Sports
July 19th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
The New York Giants and head coach Tom Coughlin have not been receiving much respect following a 7-9 campaign in 2013, but that pattern of disrespect was derailed briefly earlier this week when The Sporting News released their list of the "Top 25 Active Coaches" in all of sports. Despite...

New York Giants Among “Toughest Teams to Read” Heading into Training Camp
July 16th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
The 2014 New York Giants are going to look drastically different than the 2013 New York Giants, but will major overhauls and personnel changes yield different results? At this stage of the game, it's almost impossible to tell. And when you factor in veteran players coming off of injury plagued...

New York Giants’ Jim Herrmann: Rookie LB Devon Kennard Has Done a “Great Job”
July 15th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
When the New York Giants lost linebacker Jon Beason to a torn ligament and a sesamoid fracture of his right foot -- an injury that will likely keep him out until the start of the regular season -- it immediately appeared as if their depth at middle linebacker had been...

NFL Network Lists New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin No. 5 Overall in “Head Coach Power Rankings”
July 15th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Although the New York Giants have missed the playoffs in four of the last five seasons, head coach Tom Coughlin still commands respect from his players and those around the league. And despite the constant "is Coughlin on the hot seat?" question, Elliot Harrison of NFL Network has once again...

New York Giants Sunday Morning Storylines: Can Eli Manning, Tom Coughlin Make a Final Run?
July 13th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Happy Sunday, New York Giants fans! After we close out today, there will only be one more football-free weekend before training camp begins and this long lull officially comes to an end. In the mean time, and to help pass time, here are some headlines to enjoy over your morning...

New York Giants Safeties Coach David Merritt on Cooper Taylor: “The Sky is the Limit for Him”
July 9th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
Upon the release of troubled safety Will Hill, an immediate opportunity presented itself to move up the depth chart ranks for the New York Giants. It's something that wasn't lost on Cooper Taylor, who is entering his second year in the league after being selected in the fifth-round of the...

New York Giants “Won’t Be Afraid” to Start Weston Richburg: Report
July 8th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
The New York Giants have a number of important decisions to make by the time training camp concludes and the regular season officially begins, but perhaps none are more important than who will start across the offensive line. Ideally, the team would like to see both Will Beatty and Chris...

New York Giants’ Craig Johnson: Fullback Likely to Be Less Traditional, More Multidimensional in 2014
July 7th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
In recent weeks, much has been made about both Henry Hynoski and John Conner and what the future holds for them with the New York Giants. Not only is it highly unlikely that the team will carry two fullbacks, but what their roles will be has not yet been entirely...

New York Giants Blocking Battle: John Conner Vs. Henry Hynoski
July 5th, 2014 at 2:55 PM
As the lingering fireworks are still being intermittently set off by the public, another explosive area of the New York Giants offense is still under the watchful scrutiny of head coach Tom Coughlin and his new coordinators. Who will be on the 53-man roster at fullback? ***VIDEO1*** There’s much ado about the...

Saturday Morning Storylines: Danny Langsdorf Doesn’t Walk on Eggshells Around Eli Manning
July 5th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Happy Saturday, New York Giants fans! And welcome to the holiday weekend! Before you head off to your second round of BBQs and celebrations, why not enjoying the following morning headlines over your coffee? ***VIDEO1*** Fake Giants Gear Suit Belongs In State Court, Dealer Says A sports memorabilia dealer accusing the New York...

New York Giants’ Larry Donnell: Tight End Will Play Significant Role in Ben McAdoo’s Offense
July 4th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
What Ben McAdoo has in store for the new-look New York Giants offense is still a bit of a mystery as, to this point, we've only heard little bits and pieces, with only but a small glimpse of things during the offseason workout program. And while much of the attention...

Will Beatty No Sure Bet to Start at Left Tackle for New York Giants
July 3rd, 2014 at 11:00 AM
The New York Giants may expect left tackle Will Beatty (leg) to return in time for the start of training camp later this month, but they're not as quick to pencil him back in as their starter. ***VIDEO1*** Giants offensive line coach Pat Flaherty recently refused to name Beatty the starter at...

New York Giants’ Victor Cruz: New Offense Has a Chance to Be “Something Special”
July 1st, 2014 at 3:00 PM
As we inch closer and closer to the start of NFL training camps, excitement surrounding the New York Giants' new-look offense continues to build. Throughout the offseason training program, players have raved about its potential and the sort of freedom it allows. But wide receiver Victor Cruz took that a...

Phil Simms Continues Support of Eli Manning, Says New York Giants QB Will Excel in New Offense
June 30th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
Retired New York Giants quarterback Phil Simms has been exceptionally vocal this offseason -- far more than usual -- and that continued on Monday as he again fielded questions about Big Blue's changing offense and how it may or may not impact the production and career of Eli Manning. ***VIDEO1*** As Simms...

Shawne Merriman: Championship Window Has not Closed for New York Giants
June 30th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
When the New York Giants finished with a 7-9 record to end the 2013 season, many wondered if their long run of success, which included two Super Bowl championships, had finally come to an end. But after a massive offseason spending spree, the implementation of an entirely new offensive system...

New York Giants’ Ben McAdoo on 2013 Turnover Issues: “It Will Be Fixed” Here in 2014
June 28th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
The New York Giants led the NFL with 44 giveaways in 2013, ending the season with a -15 turnover differential, which was also second-to-last in the league. It was an issue that began on their very first offensive play of the season (an interception to DeMarcus Ware) and a problem...

New York Giants by the Numbers: Which Positions Most Likely to Be Trimmed During Final Cuts?
June 28th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
Most folks don’t feel like they’re expendable. However, talk to most of the guys sitting on a current 90-man roster (or even years/retired from one) and they’ll tell you differently. It may be downtime from football for most, but not the New York Giants' players. ***VIDEO1*** Some have turned to the “other”...