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New York Giants’ Jason Pierre-Paul, Unlike Most, not Concerned with His Sack Numbers
December 19th, 2014 at 8:00 AM
New York Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul has been, perhaps, the most dominant 4-3 run-stopper from the edge in the NFL this year. However, all anyone can seem to talk about are his sack numbers, as if they somehow solely define him and his performance this season. ***PHOTO1*** With six sacks over...

New York Giants Re-Sign DT Dominique Hamilton to Practice Squad
December 10th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Early last week, the New York Giants had signed defensive tackle Dominique Hamilton from their practice squad to their active roster, but proceeded to waive him only three days later as injuries forced a number of new roster shuffles. ***PHOTO1*** On Tuesday, the team gave Hamilton a call, officially re-signing him to...

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’ 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...

Giants’ Rashad Jennings, Cullen Jenkins Out Vs. Colts; Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie Questionable
November 1st, 2014 at 1:55 PM
The New York Giants released their final Week 9 injury report on Saturday afternoon and, to no one's surprise, both running back Rashad Jennings (knee) and defensive tackle Cullen Jenkins (calf) have been ruled out for Monday's game against the Indianapolis Colts. ***PHOTO1*** What everyone had been waiting for however, was the...

New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin on Rashad Jennings: “He’s not Ready to Go”
October 27th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
The New York Giants were hopeful that running back Rashad Jennings (knee) would return following the bye week and play against the Indianapolis Colts, but as the team returned to the practice field on Monday, he was not among those participating. ***PHOTO1*** "He's not ready to go," Coughlin said of Jennings, adding...

New York Giants DT Cullen Jenkins “Out a Couple of Weeks” with Strained Calf Injury
October 20th, 2014 at 5:45 PM
The New York Giants suffered two injuries to key starters of their defense during the first half of their 31-21 loss to the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday at AT&T Stadium. ***PHOTO1*** The first was to middle linebacker Jon Beason, who hurt the same toe that he initially hurt back in June, kept...

New York Giants’ Cullen Jenkins to Undergo MRI on Monday to Determine Extent of Calf Injury
October 20th, 2014 at 6:30 AM
During the first half of the New York Giants 31-21 loss to the Dallas Cowboys at AT&T Stadium on Sunday, the injury bug hit the Giants again and could have them short-handed when they return from the bye. ***PHOTO1*** Starting defensive tackle Cullen Jenkins injured his calf and was unable to return...

Detroit Lions’ Ndamukong Suh Refuses to Regarding Desires to Play for Giants, Jets
September 29th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
Early Sunday morning, it was reported that Detroit Lions star defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh is likely to leave the Detroit Lions after the 2014 season and once he's a free agent, would prefer to play in New York for either the New York Giants or the New York Jets. ***PHOTO1*** Suh's current...

Mathias Kiwanuka Believes New York Giants Could Have Elite Defense in 2014
September 2nd, 2014 at 2:55 PM
No one has come out and said it yet, but the way the New York Giants offense has been struggling, it’s likely that the Giants defense will have to carry the team to victory in the early portion of the season as the offense develops an identity. Fortunately for the...

New York Giants’ Kelcy Quarles: All That Matters is I’m Playing Football Somewhere in 2014
August 22nd, 2014 at 1:00 PM
One of the first undrafted free agents the New York Giants scooped up the minute the 2014 NFL Draft ended was University of South Carolina defensive tackle Kelcy Quarles. ***PHOTO1*** Quarles played along side No. 1 overall pick Jadaveon Clowney in school and even had a stronger college year in 2013, recording...

New York Giants’ Will Beatty, Kelcy Quarles Ruled Out Vs. Pittsburgh Steelers
August 7th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
The New York Giants will take on the Pittsburgh Steelers in their second preseason game this coming Saturday night, and already a number of players have been ruled out. ***VIDEO1*** In addition to linebacker Jon Beason, who is currently on the Physically Unable to Perform (PUP) list, head coach Tom Coughlin says...

New York Giants DT Kelcy Quarles Carted Out of Wednesday Practice with Leg Injury
August 6th, 2014 at 6:45 PM
Still dealing with the news that running back David Wilson can no longer play football, the New York Giants were hit with another potentially serious injury on Wednesday evening as rookie defensive tackle Kelcy Quarles was carted out of practice with an apparent leg injury. ***VIDEO1*** Following the injury, which occurred in...

New York Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr. Continues to Miss Practice with Hamstring Injury
August 5th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
The New York Giants will return to practice later this evening, but will do so without rookie wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr., who remains sidelined with a lingering hamstring injury. ***VIDEO1*** Head coach Tom Coughlin confirmed on Tuesday that Beckham Jr. has not yet been medically cleared and there's no real indication...

New York Giants’ Mike Patterson Serious About Being a Starter
August 1st, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Former Philadelphia Eagles first-round pick, Mike Patterson, has quietly been having a “great camp” and could be the New York Giants' starting defensive tackle on opening day, as opposed to the second year, second-round pick Johnathan Hankins. ***VIDEO1*** While Hankins has made great strides as well but it appears at this point...

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...

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 Friday Morning Storylines: Kelcy Quarles May Become a Popular Name
July 11th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Happy Friday, New York Giants fans! The second to last weekend without football is nearly upon us and the anxiety is beginning to kick into high gear. Football season is almost here! In the mean time, we present you the following headlines to enjoy over your morning coffee. ***VIDEO1*** 10 Giants You'll...