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New York Giants Release First “Unofficial” Depth Chart of 2014
July 24th, 2014 at 4:00 PM
As they entered their fourth day of training camp, the New York Giants officially announced their very first "unofficial" depth chart for 2014. Yes, you read that right -- they officially announced their "unofficial" depth chart. ***PHOTO1*** The training camp depth chart is nothing new for the Giants (or any NFL team...

2014 New York Giants Training Camp: Day 4 Recap
July 24th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
After a violent round of storms rolled through the area on Wednesday night, temperatures were much cooler as the New York Giants took the field for their third training camp practice on Thursday afternoon. However, things heated up quickly as the first fight of camp broke out, appearing to feature...

Giants’ Jason Pierre-Paul Says He’s Now 110%, but Admits Contract Status is Weighing on Him
July 24th, 2014 at 2:00 PM
As recently as mid-June, New York Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul said he was not yet 100% and still had minor, but lingering, back issues. Fast forward a little more than a month and not only has JPP declared himself clear of all lingering injuries, but the now-275 lbs. defensive...

2014 New York Giants Training Camp: Day 3 Recap
July 23rd, 2014 at 3:30 PM
The New York Giants gathered on the field under a beating sun with temperatures exceeding 90-degree for the second consecutive day. Their fingers cross for no more heat-related issues, and with most players from the previous day having returned, they hit the field a little early and got right to...

Antrel Rolle Believes 2014 New York Giants are “Most Talented Team” He’s Ever Been On
July 23rd, 2014 at 1:00 PM
He didn't just say it once; he actually said it twice. Safety Antrel Rolle has no doubts about it in his own mind: the 2014 New York Giants are the most talented team he's ever been a part of. ***VIDEO1*** "Absolutely. I think this is one of the most talented teams I...

2014 New York Giants Training Camp: Early 53-Man Roster Prediction
July 23rd, 2014 at 11:00 AM
With New York Giants training camp now officially underway, and having completed our long series of training camp previews, the tallies are in and our initial 53-man roster prediction is set. Obviously, things were forced to change a bit as the result of Chris Snee's retirement, and other factors are...

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...

Giants’ Jameel McClain, Brandon Mosley & Xavier Grimble Carted Off During First Camp Practice
July 22nd, 2014 at 2:50 PM
Having already lost linebacker Jon Beason to a fractured foot earlier this offseason, the very last thing the New York Giants wanted or needed was injuries to key players. Unfortunately, their high hopes for health fell on deaf ears as offensive lineman Brandon Mosley, tight end Xavier Grimble and linebacker...

2014 New York Giants Training Camp Preview: Cornerbacks
July 22nd, 2014 at 1:00 PM
With the offseason workout program now a thing of the past and the official start to training camp having arrived on July 21st (report date and physicals), it's time to look ahead to each positional battle and how they will ultimately shape the New York Giants' final 53-man roster. Today...

2014 New York Giants Training Camp Preview: Safeties
July 22nd, 2014 at 9:00 AM
With the offseason workout program now a thing of the past and the official start to training camp having arrived on July 21st (report date and physicals), it's time to look ahead to each positional battle and how they will ultimately shape the New York Giants' final 53-man roster. Today...

New York Giants Will Place Jon Beason on PUP; Mario Manningham, Will Beatty “Limited”
July 21st, 2014 at 5:00 PM
Training camp is officially underway and the New York Giants have now concluded their conditioning test. Of the 89 players to participate (Chris Snee no longer on roster), only linebacker Jon Beason (foot) failed to participate and will be placed on the Physically Unable to Perform (PUP) list. Meanwhile, both...

2014 New York Giants Training Camp Preview: Linebackers
July 21st, 2014 at 12:00 PM
With the offseason workout program now a thing of the past and the official start to training camp coming up on July 21st (report date and physicals), it's time to look ahead to each positional battle and how they will ultimately shape the New York Giants' final 53-man roster. Today...

2014 New York Giants Training Camp Preview: Defensive Line
July 21st, 2014 at 9:00 AM
With the offseason workout program now a thing of the past and the official start to training camp coming up on July 21st (report date and physicals), it's time to look ahead to each positional battle and how they will ultimately shape the New York Giants' final 53-man roster. Today...

NFL Secondary Depth Charts Power Rankings: New York Giants Listed No. 9 Overall
July 18th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
The New York Giants have not received a lot of love in recent weeks and months  with some "experts" claiming their front seven is one of the worst in the NFL, while other "experts" ranked their overall roster as 19th in the NFL and their wide receiver depth chart as...

NFL Network Ranks New York Giants’ Antrel Rolle as No. 3 “Dynamic” Safety in NFL
July 17th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
New York Giants safety Antrel Rolle was the team's lone Pro Bowl representative a season ago, and rightfully so. The defensive captain has continued to make strides each and every year since joining Big Blue, and despite entering his 10th season in the league, Rolle is really just scratching the...

2014 New York Giants Training Camp Preview: 5 Potential Sleepers
July 16th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
Each year around the league, unsuspecting superstars are born and uncommon names become household regularities. It's as consistent as death and taxes, and while the odds are long considering the vast number of players who attend training camp, the opportunity is there for the taking. The New York Giants, of...

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...

Members of New York Giants React to LeBron James’ Return to Cleveland Cavaliers
July 12th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
There's no denying that Friday's big sports news was the decision of NBA superstar LeBron James to return home to Ohio and re-join the Cleveland Cavaliers, whom he left four years ago following "The Decision" when he opted to "bring his talents to South Beach" and sign with the Miami...

NFL Network Ranks New York Giants’ Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie as No. 7 Cornerback in NFL
July 12th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Earlier this week, New York Giants cornerback Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie was called "overrated" by Jordan Raanan of The Star-Ledger after a four-game film review. However, Bucky Brooks of NFL Network strongly disagrees and believes DRC is one of the league's Top 10 talents at cornerback, ranking him No. 7 overall. ***VIDEO1*** 7) Dominique...