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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”...

New York Giants General Manager Jerry Reese: “The Jury is Still Out on Chris Snee”
June 27th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
After an entire offseason was spent getting healthy and rekindling his love for football, New York Giants offensive lineman Chris Snee was forced to miss several Organized Team Activity (OTA) practices and mandatory mini-camp as a result of a lingering elbow issue. And while the team refused to call it...

Giants Making Minor Fundamental Changes with Eli Manning, Including a Footwork Adjustment
June 26th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
The New York Giants considered themselves lucky to have quarterback Eli Manning available for Organized Team Activities (OTAs) and mini-camp after he underwent an offseason ankle surgery. But despite his surprisingly early return, the team wasted no time in trying to fix some of the issues that troubled him in...

New York Giants Hoping John Jerry Returns for Training Camp; Will Compete for Starting Job
June 26th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
To say it's been an interesting offseason for offensive lineman John Jerry would be a bit of an understatement. It started by being deeply linked to the Miami Dolphins BullyGate situation, which carried over into the NFL demanding a mental evaluation -- an evaluation he must pass before being given...

New York Giants Tuesday Morning Storylines: Ben McAdoo a Work in Progress
June 24th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Happy Tuesday, New York Giants fans! As football vacation continues, we present you the following headlines to read over your morning coffee. So take a deep breath, know that training camps are coming and enjoy! ***VIDEO1*** New Offensive Coordinator Ben McAdoo is a Work in Progress Eli Manning was befuddled. It was the...

New York Giants QB Coach Danny Langsdorf on Ryan Nassib: “I Think He’s Done a Great Job”
June 23rd, 2014 at 3:30 PM
From the outside looking in, it would appear as if New York Giants back-up quarterback Ryan Nassib has had a rough Spring. In the few practices open to the media, the second-year Syracuse product struggled mightily, prompting some to suggest his job may be in jeopardy. But when speaking to...

New York Giants Excited About Andre Williams, but Working to Make Him More Well-Rounded
June 23rd, 2014 at 11:00 AM
The New York Giants have a lot of work to do in order to improve their 29th-ranked running game from a year ago, and although much of that onus will fall on the shoulders of Rashad Jennings, he's not the only new weapon the Giants have added this offseason. With...

New York Giants’ Rueben Randle Making Significant Progress; May See Some Time at Slot Receiver
June 22nd, 2014 at 3:00 PM
New York Giants wide receiver Rueben Randle was expected to make a significant leap in 2013, but that did not happen. Despite increased playing time, Randle continued to demonstrate an almost maddening inconsistency, costing himself the trust of both quarterback Eli Manning and head coach Tom Coughlin. Even General Manager...

New York Giants, Ben McAdoo Will Face Tough Fullback Decision: John Conner or Henry Hynoski?
June 22nd, 2014 at 1:00 PM
As the New York Giants searched for a new offensive coordinator earlier this offseason following the retirement of Kevin Gilbride, both Henry Hynoski and John Conner waited with baited breath. There was no way of knowing whether or not a new offensive coordinator would even use the traditional fullback --...