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New York Giants Waive OL Charles Brown; Sign LB Justin Anderson from Practice Squad
November 22nd, 2014 at 3:00 PM
For the second consecutive week, the New York Giants have signed linebacker Justin Anderson from their practice squad to their 53-man roster. And in an effort to make room for him, the team has also announced that they have waived veteran offensive lineman Charles Brown. ***PHOTO1*** Brown, who initially signed as a...

New York Giants’ Jason Pierre-Paul: “I Think We Can Run the Table”
November 22nd, 2014 at 11:00 AM
The New York Giants could be mathematically eliminated from the playoffs as early as Sunday evening, but don't tell that to their players. Despite the near impossible odds that they catch every break needed to save what otherwise appears to be a completely lost season, they still believe they're capable...

New York Giants’ Justin Pugh, Cullen Jenkins & Jacquian Williams Out Vs. Dallas Cowboys
November 21st, 2014 at 1:00 PM
The New York Giants released their final Week 12 injury report on Friday afternoon, and to no one's surprise, the team has officially listed offensive lineman Justin Pugh (quad), defensive tackle Cullen Jenkins (calf) and linebacker Jacquian Williams (concussion) out for Sunday's game against the Dallas Cowboys. ***PHOTO1*** With Pugh sitting out,...

New York Giants’ Perry Fewell May Use Chykie Brown Against Dez Bryant
November 21st, 2014 at 11:00 AM
If things went exactly as the New York Giants planned, cornerback Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie would line up across from Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant for all four quarters on Sunday night. Unfortunately, that's not likely to be the case as DRC continues to deal with a lingering IT band injury...

Giants’ Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie Ready for Chance to Defend Cowboys’ Dez Bryant
November 19th, 2014 at 12:55 PM
It's been a rough first season for Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie with the New York Giants, especially because he's been hampered with an IT band injury; one that causes pain to the knee, ankle and leg. ***PHOTO1*** It's caused him to leave games early because the pain has been too much to deal with;...

New York Giants’ Antrel Rolle: We Can “Absolutely” Win Out the Rest of the Year
November 19th, 2014 at 8:55 AM
It's been well over a month since the New York Giants won an actual football game, although for fans, it seems like a lot longer than that. ***PHOTO1*** That's what a five-game losing streak will do to a fan base that is watching a team that had not had a losing season...

New York Giants by the Fantasy Numbers: Week 11
November 18th, 2014 at 6:55 AM
Each week this season, Giants 101 will do a postgame analysis by examining each fantasy points leader for the New York Giants at their respective positions. These accumulated points are based on the fantasy point grid used on NFL.com. ***PHOTO1*** QB Eli Manning: 5.2 Points Last Game: 11.32 Points Despite having an improved and...

New York Giants’ Devon Kennard Ready to Step in Vs. 49ers in Jacquian Williams’ Absence
November 15th, 2014 at 4:15 PM
In a theme that seems to never stop for the New York Giants, the continue to deal with the injury bug hitting them hard, as this time, it's outside linebacker Jacquian Williams who will be out for Sunday's game against the San Francisco 49ers with a concussion. ***PHOTO1*** With Williams out, Devon...

Giants Place Peyton Hillis on Season-Ending IR; Sign Justin Anderson from Practice Squad
November 15th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
The New York Giants announced on Saturday that they have placed running back Peyton Hillis (concussion) on season-ending Injured Reserve (IR) and signed linebacker Justin Anderson from their practice squad to the 53-man roster. ***PHOTO1*** Hillis, who suffered a concussion in a 38-17 loss to the Seattle Seahawks in Week 10, was...

New York Giants’ Jason Pierre-Paul Stands Behind Perry Fewell’s Win Guarantee
November 15th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
Earlier this week, New York Giants defensive coordinator Perry Fewell was feeling a bit bold -- almost too bold for a man who has coached his unit to a league-worst 32nd defensive ranking. But that didn't stop him from making a few guarantees, including one that Big Blue would absolutely...

Giants’ Jason Pierre-Paul on Future: “If I’m Here, I’m Here. If I’m not, I’m Not”
November 14th, 2014 at 4:30 PM
Last year, the questions around this time were regarding the impending free agency of New York Giants wide receiver Hakeem Nicks, who ended up leaving town to sign with the Indianapolis Colts. A year later, it's all about Jason Pierre-Paul's future. ***PHOTO1*** The Giants star defensive end is finishing out the final...

New York Giants’ Jacquian Williams, Peyton Hillis & Cullen Jenkins Out Vs. 49ers
November 14th, 2014 at 2:00 PM
The New York Giants released their final Week 11 injury report on Friday, and to no one's surprise, the team has officially ruled out linebacker Jacquian Williams (concussion), running back Peyton Hillis (concussion) and defensive tackle Cullen Jenkins (calf) for Sunday's game against the San Francisco 49ers. ***PHOTO1*** Despite the additional defensive...

New York Giants’ Cullen Jenkins Suffers Setback with Calf Injury; Uncertain Vs. 49ers
November 14th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
New York Giants defensive tackle Cullen Jenkins returned in Week 10 after sitting out for several games following a calf injury sustained against the Dallas Cowboys, but played only 18 snaps and saw little time in the 4th quarter. On Thursday, Jenkins was once against sidelined during practice and head...

San Francisco 49ers’ Jim Harbaugh: New York Giants “Are Very Good Against the Run”
November 13th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
In what has been a complicated season for the San Francisco 49ers on and off the field, their 27-24 overtime win against the New Orleans Saints on Sunday has given them renewed spirits. Now at 5-4 and third in the NFC West, they are locking in on a road victory...

New York Giants Defense Must Contain Colin Kaepernick, San Francisco 49ers’ Ground Game
November 13th, 2014 at 6:30 AM
The 38-17 loss the New York Giants suffered against the Seattle Seahawks is still fresh in their minds as they prepare to take on another NFC West opponent this week in the San Francisco 49ers. The Giants' biggest weakness in the Seattle loss was the defense's lack of holding down...

New York Giants’ Antrel Rolle: Time to Forget About Record and Just Keep Fighting
November 12th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
The New York Giants may have been defeated by a score of 38-17 courtesy of the Seattle Seahawks this past Sunday, but safety Antrel Rolle offered up some kudos for his teammates, saying the team played together and played with passion for the first time in several weeks. ***PHOTO1*** If that's considered...

New York Giants by the Fantasy Numbers: Week 10
November 11th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Each week this season, Giants 101 will do a postgame analysis by examining each fantasy points leader for the New York Giants at their respective positions. These accumulated points are based on the fantasy point grid used on NFL.com. ***PHOTO1*** QB Eli Manning: 11.32 Points Last Game: 22.16 Points Despite going up against a...

New York Giants’ Antrel Rolle: “This is Little Bit Worse than Embarrassing”
November 10th, 2014 at 2:00 PM
With a 38-17 loss to the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday afternoon, the New York Giants fell to 3-6 on the season and now appear to be devoid of any lingering playoff hopes. But it's not necessarily just the loss that stings, but the manor in which the team is losing...

New York Giants’ Jason Pierre-Paul Missed Halftime Adjustments Because He “Was in the Bathroom”
November 10th, 2014 at 12:00 PM
Talk about the crap hitting the fan -- literally and physically. It's not bad enough that the New York Giants stink right now, but they're making their losing efforts into an art form; all of their six losses this season have been over 10 points or more and in the...

Did Seattle Seahawks’ Struggles Vs. Cowboys, Raiders Offer New York Giants Some Hope?
November 8th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
Standing at 3-5, the New York Giants are in dire need of a win. If they intend on remaining relevant in the second half of the year, they must find a way to pull off an upset win this Sunday against the Seattle Seahawks at CenturyLink Field, which is, perhaps,...