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Giants Will Continue to Utilize Odell Beckham Jr. & More from Afternoon Tea with Tom Coughlin
November 26th, 2014 at 11:15 AM
New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin took the podium in a lively mood for his weekly press conference and started with a joke about the snow before offering praise for the 1-10 Jacksonville Jaguars, pointing out that they rush the passer extremely well and have the No. 1 ranked...

New York Giants’ Victor Cruz Progressing Well from Knee Injury; Off Crutches
November 24th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
The last time the fans of the New York Giants saw Victor Cruz was about a month ago when he went down for the season with a torn patellar tendon injury against the Philadelphia Eagles; an injury that required immediate surgery the following day. ***PHOTO1*** Since the injury, Cruz has been out...

Dallas Cowboys’ Tyler Patmon Out Vs. New York Giants; Tony Romo, Doug Free Probable
November 22nd, 2014 at 9:00 AM
The Dallas Cowboys released their final Week 12 injury report on Friday night and officially ruled out defensive back Tyler Paymon (knee/ankle) for Sunday night's game against the New York Giants. ***PHOTO1*** Because Patmon is listed as out, the Cowboys are likely to sign Micah Pellerin from their practice squad to the...

New York Giants’ Justin Pugh Unlikely to Play on Sunday Night Vs. Dallas Cowboys
November 20th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
Earlier in the day, it was reported that the returning Geoff Schwartz is listed as a possible option to play at right tackle for the New York Giants when they take on the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday night at MetLife Stadium. ***PHOTO1*** Schwartz is being listed because the Giants normal starting right...

Giants Expect Eli Manning to “Bounce Back” & More from an Afternoon Tea with Tom Coughlin
November 19th, 2014 at 11:15 AM
New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin took the podium in a sarcastic mood on Wednesday, reminding reporters that they could be in Buffalo so they should smile. But those smiles quickly turned to frowns as Coughlin was bombarded with injury-related questions. ***PHOTO1*** The Giants' pre-practice injury report included the following players:...

New York Giants’ Geoff Schwartz Activated from Short-Term IR, Expected to Play Vs. Cowboys
November 17th, 2014 at 3:15 PM
Geoff Schwartz has yet to play in a single game for the New York Giants this season as a result of dislocating his toe back in the preseason. His three-month absence is about to end this week. ***PHOTO1*** The Giants announced on Monday that their starting left guard will be activated from...

New York Giants’ Justin Pugh Suffers Quad Injury; Tom Coughlin Surprised He Couldn’t Continue
November 17th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
In a year plagued with seemingly endless injuries, it should come as no real surprise that the New York Giants lost another player in Sunday's 16-10 loss to the San Francisco 49ers. This time the loss came by way of offensive lineman Justin Pugh, who was forced to exit the...

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’ Tom Coughlin: We Must Run and Stop the Run; It’s That Simple
November 15th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin has had a lot to talk about as his team prepares to take on the San Francisco 49ers. A lot of this particular talk has had to deal with the nagging injury issues the team has dealt with over the course of this...

San Francisco 49ers’ Jimmie Ward, Ian Williams Out Vs. Giants; Tramaine Brock Questionable
November 15th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
The San Francisco 49ers released their final Week 11 injury report on Friday and have officially ruled that safety Jimmie Ward (foot) and defensive tackle Ian Williams (fibula) are out on Sunday against the New York Giants. ***PHOTO1*** Ward, the 49ers' first-round pick, apparently suffered some sort of setback relating to a...

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’ Rashad Jennings Will not Carry “Full Load” Vs. San Francisco 49ers
November 14th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
The New York Giants have been without running back Rashad Jennings since he sprained his MCL in a Week 5 victory over the Atlanta Falcons, and to say their running game has suffered in his absence would be an understatement. But the team will receive a welcomed boost on Sunday...

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...

New York Giants’ Quintin Demps Will Reassume Kickoff Return Role with Michael Cox on IR
November 14th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
The loss of Michael Cox (broken leg) not only impacted the New York Giants at the running back position, but also caused them a hit on Special Teams and, specifically, on kickoff returns. ***PHOTO1*** Although safety Quintin Demps (along with the long since released Trindon Holliday) were brought in to provide a...

Injuries Continue to Mount for Giants & More from an Afternoon Tea with Tom Coughlin
November 12th, 2014 at 11:15 AM
New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin took the podium in an anxious mood for his weekly press conference on Wednesday, but almost immediately it was redirected into a discussion about injuries. Unfortunately, the Giants are dealing with a lot of them -- some of them brand new this week. ***PHOTO1*** The...

New York Giants Place Michael Cox on Season-Ending IR, Sign RB Orleans Darkwa
November 12th, 2014 at 10:00 AM
The New York Giants announced on Wednesday that they have placed running back Michael Cox (leg) on season-ending Injured Reserve (IR) and signed running back Orleans Darkwa off of the Miami Dolphins' practice squad to replace him. ***PHOTO1*** Darkwa, who signed with the Dolphins as an undrafted rookie free agent earlier this...

San Francisco 49ers’ Patrick Willis to Undergo Season-Ending Toe Surgery; Won’t Play Vs. Giants
November 11th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
The San Francisco 49ers weren't sure if they would be able to get middle linebacker and team captain Patrick Willis back in time for their Week 11 showdown with the New York Giants, but it looks like not only will he not be playing on Sunday, he won't be playing...

New York Giants’ Running Game Likely to Receive Considerable Boost with Return of Rashad Jennings
November 11th, 2014 at 12:55 PM
54 rushing yards is what the New York Giants were able to put up against the Seattle Seahawks this past Sunday. On the bright side, the running game did get a touchdown on the day; but a loss is a loss and nothing, not even a touchdown, can disguise the...

New York Giants Expect Rashad Jennings Back Vs. San Francisco 49ers
November 11th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
As the losses have piled up over the past few weeks, the New York Giants have surely missed running back Rashad Jennings. After missing the last four games due to a knee injury, a Jennings return may be just what the doctor ordered for the Giants as they have lost...