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New York Giants’ Cooper Taylor Will Need Surgery on Foot; James Brewer Out Vs. Jets
August 20th, 2014 at 2:55 PM
New York Giants safety Cooper Taylor was hoping to go the route of linebacker Jon Beason after suffering a sesamoid fracture in his foot last week, but head coach Tom Coughlin revealed on Wednesday that's not going to be the case. Rather, Taylor's fracture requires surgery and will likely land...

New York Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr. Ruled Out Vs. New York Jets with Hamstring Soreness
August 19th, 2014 at 2:55 PM
Despite New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin stating that Odell Beckham Jr. was fine after leaving practice on Monday with what looked like to be a tweak of his hamstring, the team is not taking any chances in re-aggravating the injury. ***PHOTO1*** Coughlin announced after Tuesday's practice that while Beckham did...

New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin Says Odell Beckham Jr. is Fine After Hamstring Injury Scare
August 19th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
On Monday, Odell Beckham Jr. was taking reps for the New York Giants during practice in preparation for the team's fourth preseason game against the New York Jets. Beckham made a catch and run, but that wasn't what caught everyone's attention on Monday; it was what happened afterwards with Beckham...

Jon Beason Feels ‘Really Close’ to Returning for New York Giants; Unlikely to Play in Preseason
August 18th, 2014 at 5:00 PM
The New York Giants unfortunately may not see starting linebacker Jon Beason for the rest of the preseason; as he is not expected to play for the team when they face off against the New York Jets this weekend and it's unlikely right now that they would then turn around...

New York Giants’ Prince Amukamara Feeling Better and not Concerned with Injury; No MRI Needed
August 18th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
After New York Giants cornerback Prince Amukamara was removed from Saturday's 27-26 victory over the Indianapolis Colts with what the team called a "groin strain," there was some concern -- even from head coach Tom Coughlin -- that it could sideline him for up to a few weeks. However, while...

Giants’ Cooper Taylor May Land on Season-Ending IR with Foot Injury; Could Need Surgery
August 18th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
While the New York Giants were able to come away with a 27-26 win over the Indianapolis Colts in their third preseason game this past Saturday night, they might have lost one of their young players for the rest of the 2014 season. ***PHOTO1*** Giants' second-year safety Cooper Taylor suffered a sesamoid...

David Wilson Hoping to Return to Track and Field Following Premature End to NFL Career
August 17th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
One-time New York Giants first-round pick, David Wilson, may have seen his NFL career cut short due to multiple neck injuries and genetic spinal stenosis, but that does not necessarily mean his entire athletic career has also gone out the window. And while he can't take the risk of absorbing...

New York Giants Suffer Multitude of Injuries in 27-26 Victory Over Indianapolis Colts
August 17th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
The New York Giants managed to prevent an embarrassing loss on Saturday night, rallying from 26-points down in the fourth quarter to take home a 27-26 victory over the Indianapolis Colts. However, the preseason victory came at a cost as Big Blue lost several players in the process, including cornerback...

New York Giants’ Peyton Hillis Expecting to Return to Practice on Monday
August 15th, 2014 at 12:55 PM
Peyton Hillis has been out for the New York Giants for the last week due to a foot and ankle injury and will keep him out again on Saturday when the team plays against the Indianapolis Colts. ***PHOTO1*** Hillis though, is starting to feel better from the injuries and told reporters during...

Odell Beckham Jr. Won’t Play for New York Giants on Saturday Vs. Indianapolis Colts
August 14th, 2014 at 5:00 PM
Despite returning to practice this week for the first time since battling a nagging hamstring injury that kept him out for the better part of three weeks, fans of the New York Giants will have to wait at least a week to see the debut of Odell Beckham, Jr. ***PHOTO1*** Giants head...

New York Giants’ Jon Beason Recovering Well, Still Targeting Week 1 Return
August 14th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
Thus far during training camp, the New York Giants have been without starting middle linebacker Jon Beason, who suffered a foot injury back in June. With Beason on the sidelines watching, Jameel McClain has stepped into Beason's place at middle linebacker and rookie Devon Kennard has gotten an opportunity to...

Will Beatty, Trumaine McBride to Play for New York Giants on Saturday Vs. Indianapolis Colts
August 13th, 2014 at 5:00 PM
Both Will Beatty and Trumaine McBride have yet to play in the preseason for the New York Giants as both players were recovering from offseason surgeries. ***PHOTO1*** Both Beatty and McBride, after missing the first two games, will make their preseason debut this Saturday for the Giants at Lucas Oil Stadium against...

Odell Beckham Jr. Cleared to Return to Giants Practice on Monday; Will Take Part in Individuals
August 11th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Thus far, the New York Giants haven't been able to use their first round draft pick Odell Beckham Jr. in practice nor in their first two preseason games due to a hamstring injury that has kept him on the sidelines for nearly three weeks. ***VIDEO1*** That will change come Monday though, as...

New York Giants’ John Conner Suffered a Concussion in 20-16 Win Over Steelers
August 10th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
Above all else, the biggest takeaway from the first two games of the preseason for the New York Giants has been health. Although a large number of players have endured injuries during practice and/or sat out against both the Buffalo Bills and Pittsburgh Steelers, the team has managed to steer...

New York Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr. Says His Return is “Around the Corner” but Can’t Reach Top Speed Yet
August 7th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. has been "close" to returning from a lingering hamstring injury for the better part of two weeks now. But, apparently, this time he really is close to returning. And only moments after head coach Tom Coughlin expressed some encouragement with his progress,...

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’ Trumaine McBride Inching Closer to a Return; Opening Eyes in Camp
August 7th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
New York Giants cornerback Trumaine McBride may still be recovering from a hip injury that plagued him during the 2013 season and surgery to repair a torn labrum this past January, but he hasn't allowed either to slow him down in practice. Rather, McBride has been a shining star for...

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’ Peyton Hillis Out “A While” with Ankle Injury
August 6th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
Initially, it looked as if the injury suffered by New York Giants running back Peyton Hillis on Tuesday night was not serious. However, as head coach Tom Coughlin addressed the media on Wednesday, he revealed that it was a lot more serious than anyone had originally realized, adding that the...

Peyton Hillis Ankle Injury Highlights Larger Questions for New York Giants
August 6th, 2014 at 6:55 AM
New York Giants running back Peyton Hillis left Tuesday’s practice due to a sprained ankle (originally thought to be a hand injury), but he believes he'll return soon. However, the threat of losing Hillis, especially after the loss of David Wilson, is a potentially eye-opening one. ***VIDEO1*** At a position where hits...