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New York Giants Sold Dwayne Harris with Promises of Offensive Playing Time
April 25th, 2015 at 12:55 PM
Prior to signing with the New York Giants, wide receiver/return man Dwayne Harris has several offers on the table from a multitude of different teams. Some of the offers were even in the same ballpark as the five-year, $17.5 million contract he would eventually sign with the Giants. ***PHOTO1*** So what was...

New York Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr. Learning to Control Emotions Ahead of 2015 Season
April 24th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. took the world by storm during his rookie season of 2014, dominating the league for 12 games, setting records, earning awards and honors, and essentially taking over newspaper and magazine headlines. ***PHOTO1*** Almost all of it was a positive. Almost. With the rapid climb to...

Justin Pugh Introduces Murphy; Would Like to See New York Giants Draft “That Kid from Iowa”
April 23rd, 2015 at 4:30 PM
New York Giants offensive lineman Justin Pugh spoke to the media on Thursday, giving us insight into how his offseason went, what he'd like to see from himself and the Giants offensive line next season, and even found time to talk about his new puppy, Murphy -- a puppy who...

New York Giants’ Rashad Jennings not Concerned with Role: “I’m Here to Win a Championship. Period”
April 23rd, 2015 at 2:55 PM
When the New York Giants signed running back Shane Vereen earlier this offseason, it immediately raised questions about the future role of Rashad Jennings. And whether that speculation is justified or not, a lackluster 2014 season in which he averaged only 3.8 yards per carry and missed five games with...

Giants’ Victor Cruz Expects to Return for Season Opener; Jerry Reese Doesn’t Rule Out Drafting WR
April 23rd, 2015 at 12:20 PM
Any lingering notion that the New York Giants would completely rule out taking a wide receiver at No. 9 overall in the 2015 NFL Draft went out the window on Thursday, as General Manager Jerry Reese once again reiterated that the team can not rely on Victor Cruz -- although...

Rick Gosselin: New York Giants “Stole” NFL’s Best Special Teamer from Dallas Cowboys
April 23rd, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Rick Gosselin of Dallas News has gained much credibility covering the Dallas Cowboys over the years, and if one was to take him at his word, losing Dwayne Harris to the New York Giants may be a greater loss than losing DeMarco Murray to the Philadelphia Eagles. ***PHOTO1*** Although some may find...

New York Giants 2015 Regular Season: Early Look at Top 5 Most Intriguing Matchups
April 22nd, 2015 at 1:00 PM
Can you feel it? There's excitement in the air on the heels of Tuesday night's NFL regular season schedule release and with good reason. It not only means that the 2015 NFL Draft is around the corner, it means training camps are also right around the corner and, subsequently, we're...

New York Giants’ Eli Manning Expects “Improved” Connection Between He, Odell Beckham Jr. in 2015
April 22nd, 2015 at 9:00 AM
A year after New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. set any number of league and franchise records, ultimately earning himself the AP Rookie of the Year Award, quarterback Eli Manning says there's still quite a bit of a room for improvement and their chemistry has not yet even...

Giants’ Shane Vereen Will Visit White House on Thursday, Check Off “Bucket List” Item
April 21st, 2015 at 11:00 AM
For the second straight offseason, the New York Giants targeted and were successful in signing players from the team that won the Super Bowl championship. And the signing of running back Shane Vereen, who was a key part of the New England Patriots, may prove to be a very underrated...

Giants’ Eli Manning Aiming for 70% Completion Percentage, Single-Digit Interceptions in 2015
April 20th, 2015 at 1:35 PM
When the New York Giants arrived for the start of the offseason workout program on Monday morning, quarterback Eli Manning was the very first player through the door. His dedication has become so automatic that it's rarely even given a second-thought at this stage of his NFL career, but there's...

New York Giants Return to Work as Offseason Workout Program Begins: Player Reactions
April 20th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
Football is back! Kind of. The New York Giants begin their voluntary offseason workout program today and it appears there won't be many empty seats. For the past few days, players have been sharing their excitement via social media, expressing their eagerness to get back to East Rutherford and their...

Football Outsiders Gives New York Giants QB Eli Manning 20 “Adjusted Interceptions” for 2014
April 19th, 2015 at 10:00 AM
New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning had arguably his greatest statistical season in 2014, completing 63.1% of his passes for 4,410 yards and 30 touchdowns to go along with only 14 interceptions -- a significant decrease from the 27 interceptions he had in 2013. ***PHOTO1*** Despite that, Manning was still heavily criticized...

NFL.com Changes New York Giants’ (Mock) First-Round Pick to Iowa OL Brandon Scherff
April 18th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
NFL.com mock draft expert Charles Davis is changing his pick for the New York Giants' first-round selection to Iowa offensive lineman Brandon Scherff. ***PHOTO1*** In his prior mock, Davis had the Giants taking defensive tackle Malcom Brown, but has decided to switch his pick to Scherff, making it the fourth time in...

New York Giants Saturday Morning Storylines: Stats Say Big Blue Won’t Go WR in Round 1
April 18th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Saturday, New York Giants fans! And welcome to the last weekend before the offseason workout program officially begins. Yes, you read that right -- the NFL lull is nearing its end. The Giants will report to the Quest Diagnostics Training Center on Monday for the start of their voluntary...

New York Giants to Host Utah Offensive Lineman Jeremiah Poutasi for Workout
April 17th, 2015 at 2:55 PM
The New York Giants will take a look at another offensive lineman as Big Blue has a private workout scheduled with Utah lineman Jeremiah Poutasi. ***PHOTO1*** Along with the G-Men, Poutasi has a slew of other meetings and private workouts with teams scheduled, according to ESPN's Adam Caplan: Utah OL Jeremiah Poutasi has...

New York Giants Players React to Video of ESPN Reporter Berating Parking Lot Attendant
April 17th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
ESPN Reporter Britt McHenry isn't going to be winning any awards for being a nice person after video surfaced of her berating a parking lot attendant at an impound lot. ***PHOTO1*** McHenry had her car towed last week while having dinner in Arlington, Virginia, and was quite upset about the situation --...

New York Giants’ Geoff Schwartz Recovering Well, “Excited” for 2015 Season
April 16th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
One of the bigger free agent acquisitions for the New York Giants last offseason was that of offensive lineman Geoff Schwartz. Unfortunately, the veteran missed most of his first season with Big Blue due to injury (ankle, toe). ***PHOTO1*** Although his first season didn’t go as planned, Schwartz is poised to come...

New York Giants’ Shane Vereen “Can’t Wrap Mind Around” Aaron Hernandez Murders
April 16th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
On Wednesday, former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez was found guilty of the 2013 murder of his one-time "friend" Odin Lloyd -- a verdict that carries with it a mandatory life sentence without the possibility of parole. ***PHOTO1*** Following the conviction, players from around the National Football League chimed in...

Darren Woodson: New York Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr. Has ‘Hips That Lie”
April 16th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
After an incredible rookie season that ended with multiple NFL and franchise records, awards and nominations, as well as international notoriety, we may now know what sets New York Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. apart from the pack. And no, despite how impressive it may be, it's not his...

New York Giants’ Shane Vereen Shows Off His New Helmet with Apparent Design Changes
April 14th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
It's been a busy week for New York Giants running back Shane Vereen as he's become more acclimated to his new team. Not only has he managed to acquire the No. 34 jersey from second-year safety Nat Berhe, but he's also been given a few new pieces of Big Blue...