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Baltimore Ravens’ Elvis Dumervil Expects to Break Michael Strahan’s Single-Season Sack Record
July 7th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
Many have come close, but to date, no one has been able to break Michael Strahan's single-season sack record of 22.5, which he set with a rather anticlimactic takedown of Green Bay Packers quarterback Brett Favre in Week 17 of the 2001 season. However, if Baltimore Ravens defensive end Elvis...

NFL Hall of Famer Tim Brown Sees Himself in New York Giants WR Odell Beckham Jr.
July 6th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
Retired Oakland Raiders wide receiver Tim Brown, who will be officially inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame next month, is arguably one of the very best to ever play the game. But when asked which of the league's current crop of wide receivers has the best set of...

New York Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr. to Work with Chad Johnson on Footwork Drills
July 6th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. has never been shy about his appreciation for Chad Johnson's (see: Chad Ochocinco) NFL career. In fact, Beckham Jr. even credited Johnson with some of his footwork off the line, telling the former NFL wideout late last year that he had studied...

Former New York Giants Scout Doesn’t Believe They Can Compete with Cowboys, Eagles
July 5th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
From 1985 through the 2001 NFL Draft, Greg Gabriel was an area scout for the New York Giants and still considers himself Big Blue at heart. However, now as a contributing member of the National Football Post, Gabriel has set aside his biases and during a recent 2015 season preview,...

New York Giants Lose Two Former Players in Tom Longo and Pete Athas
July 4th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
The New York Giants lost two former members of their franchise earlier this week, as both cornerback Pete Athas and safety/return man Tom Longo have passed away. ***PHOTO1*** Longo, originally drafted by the Philadelphia Eagles in the 14th round of the 1965 NFL Draft, spent two seasons with Big Blue and started...

Sports Illustrated Doesn’t Believe New York Giants’ Eli Manning is Top 10 Quarterback
July 4th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
We were shocked when NFL Network released their own list of the league's Top 10 quarterbacks and had New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning not only ranked among the Top 10, but ahead of his brother Peyton Manning (Denver Broncos). It was a sign of respect rarely shown to Manning...

Dallas Cowboys’ Rolando McClain Suspended First Four Games; Will Miss Opener Vs. Giants
July 3rd, 2015 at 9:00 AM
Dallas Cowboys linebacker Rolando McClain has had a bit of a rollercoaster-type of career thus far and will start the upcoming season on the sidelined as he faces a four-game suspension for violating the NFL’s substance-abuse policy. ***PHOTO1*** "I apologize to my family, the Cowboys organization, my teammates and Cowboys fans for...

Dark Horse New York Giants Trail Dallas Cowboys, Philadelphia Eagles in NFC East Odds
July 2nd, 2015 at 1:00 PM
After recording a disappointing 6-10 record last season, the New York Giants failed to reach the NFL postseason for a third straight year. However, oddsmakers at the online sportsbooks project an increase in regular season wins by the Giants in the upcoming NFL campaign. ***PHOTO1*** The question remains, will it be enough...

New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin Cracks Top 10 in NFL Network’s “Coach Power Rankings”
July 2nd, 2015 at 9:00 AM
It has been quite a few years since Tom Coughlin’s New York Giants have seen the playoffs, let alone goteen anywhere close to a Super Bowl title contention. And Wednesday, NFL Network posted their "NFL Coach Power Rankings" with the following explanation: “we tried to balance 'what have you done...

New York Giants Say They’ve “Implemented a Few Programs” to Improve Medical Practices
July 2nd, 2015 at 7:00 AM
The New York Giants have led the league in injuries each of the previous two seasons, even setting an all-time NFL record for injures (Adjusted Games Lost) in 2013. It's for that reason Philadelphia Eagles safety Walter Thurmond III wasn't brushed off when he alleged that head coach Tom Coughling...

ESPN Lists New York Giants at No. 20 Overall on “NFL Future Power Rankings” List
July 1st, 2015 at 12:55 PM
The New York Giants are not in good shape over the next three years, say ESPN "expert" analysts. The group, made up of John Clayton, Louis Riddick and Mike Sando, rated each NFL team on a variety of factors and how they may come into play over the next three...

New York Giants WR Victor Cruz Named an NFL Comeback Player of the Year Candidate
July 1st, 2015 at 11:00 AM
For any New York Giants fan watching on a night where Big Blue was shutout in a loss to the Philadelphia Eagles, they saw things go from bad to worse when fan favorite, wide receiver Victor Cruz, went down with a torn patellar tendon that ended his 2014 campaign. ***PHOTO1*** What become...

NFL Network Ranks Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr. as No. 1 Breakout Wide Receiver of 2015
June 30th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. broke out during his rookie year, hauling in 91 receptions for 1,305 yards and 12 touchdowns en route to being named AP Offensive Rookie of the Year. But that's just the tip of the iceberg according to NFL Network and former NFL...

Ex-Washington Redskins CB Fred Smoot: Giants RB Brandon Jacobs “Legitimately Hurt Me”
June 30th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
Retired Washington Redskins cornerback Fred Smoot has never been one to lack the right (or wrong) words. He's an all-time trash talker and at the peak of his career, was one heck of a player. He was also a poor decision maker, as evident by his involvement in the "Love...

Philadelphia Eagles’ Walter Thurmond III: Tom Coughlin ‘Doesn’t Believe in the Modern Medicine’
June 30th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
In each of the past two season, the New York Giants have found themselves ravaged with injury. Twice leading the league, the team also set an all-time NFL record for injuries in 2013, having their projected starters miss a total of 91 games (144.6 AGL in all). ***PHOTO1*** Accordingly, the team has...

Eagles’ Jason Kelce, Who Called Tom Coughlin ‘Stupid’ in 2014, Now Taking Aim at Steve Weatherford
June 30th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
Trash talk between the New York Giants and Philadelphia Eagles -- even during the summer months -- is nothing new. In fact, the only thing surprising about it is how toned down it's been this year. And perhaps that's why Eagles center Jason Kelce is grasping at straws and taking...

Mike Sullivan Happy to Be Back with New York Giants: “I Just Appreciate Everything Here”
June 29th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
Time and again, we hear from ex-coaches or ex-players of the New York Giants who say "the grass is not greener on the other side." We saw it and heard it from running back Brandon Jacobs after he went to the San Francisco 49ers, we saw it and heard it...

Two New York Giants Make Matt Miller’s “Top 55 Defensive Tackles from 2014″ List
June 29th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
The Bleacher Report 1000 has nearly come to a close and only a few defensive positions remain. Among them is the defensive tackle position, which Matt Miller released over the weekend in a Top 55 form. And as fate would have it, two members of the New York Giants cracked...

New York Giants’ Steve Weatherford: Philadelphia Eagles Have a Quarterback Problem
June 28th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
The NFL regular season is nearing and that was never more evident than on Saturday when New York Giants punter Steve Weatherford, during a WFAN interview with Boomer & Carton, offered his honest and blunt assessment of the Philadelphia Eagles and their situation at quarterback. ***PHOTO1*** Using a car metaphor, Weatherford broke...

FAA Investigating New York Giants, Other NFL Teams for Use of Drones to Film Practices
June 27th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
The New York Giants are among several teams who are currently being investigated by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) for their use of drones to film practice. Other teams also being looked into are the Dallas Cowboys and New England Patriots, who are no stranger to questions about illegal filming. ***PHOTO1*** The...