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New York Giants Sunday Morning Storylines: Odell Beckham Jr. Admires Tyrann Mathieu
January 25th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Sunday, New York Giants fans! The NFL Pro Bowl is finally upon us, and while many no longer take an interest in the game itself, it does represent the final opportunity to see rookie wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. this year. Of course, by contrast, it also represents the...

Geoff Schwartz: No Doubt New York Giants Will Extend Eli Manning’s Contract
January 23rd, 2015 at 11:00 AM
It's no secret that Eli Manning is coming off perhaps the best season of his professional career at 33-years-old during the 2014 season. 4,410 yards, 30 touchdown passes to just 14 interceptions and a 63.1 percent completion percentage; a career high. ***PHOTO1*** The now 34-year-old Manning is also heading into the final...

New York Giants Wednesday Morning Storylines: Potential Impact of an Eli Manning Extension?
January 21st, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Happy Wednesday, New York Giants fans! While most focus around the football world is zeroed in on the upcoming Senior Bowl and then, obviously, the Super Bowl, there have still been a few interesting Giants-related stories to hit the presses. ***PHOTO1*** Among them is a new chapter in the Eric Inselberg case,...

Giants’ Eli Manning, Phil Simms Credited with Two of the “Most Clutch” Playoff Performances in History
January 12th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
In a Top 10 list conducted by NFL Now, New York Giants quarterbacks Eli Manning and Phil Simms were each named as two of the ten top clutch playoff performances in NFL history. ***PHOTO1*** Bucky Brooks and Elliot Harrison of NFL Now’s “The Ranking Show” took football fans through their list of...

New York Giants Sign Quarterback Ricky Stanzi, Kicker Chris Boswell to Reserve/Futures Contracts
January 8th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
The New York Giants continued rounding up players on Reserve/Futures contracts on Wednesday, signing former Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Ricky Stanzi and former Houston Texans kicker/punter Chris Boswell. In total, they have now signed 14 players to Reserve/Futures deals. ***PHOTO1*** Stanzi, a fifth-round draft pick of the Chiefs in 2011, spent the...

Eli Manning is Willing to Talk Contract Extension with Giants, but not Concerned Over Status
January 3rd, 2015 at 1:00 PM
When the New York Giants gave Eli Manning the six-year, $97.5 million extension before the 2009 season, some had questioned whether or not it was the right move for the team to make and give their quarterback such a high deal. ***PHOTO1*** Almost six years later, playing in every game of the...

John Mara Wants to See Eli Manning Retire as a Member of the New York Giants
January 2nd, 2015 at 3:00 PM
A week from now, New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning will turn 34-years-old -- something that's hard to believe when you look back on his career. After all, it feels like only yesterday that Manning was being traded from the San Diego Chargers to the New York Giants on draft...

New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin not Pleased Danny Langsdorf is Leaving After One Season
December 31st, 2014 at 1:00 PM
As the New York Giants prepared for their year-end press conferences on Tuesday, it was reported that quarterbacks coach Danny Langsdorf would be leaving the team after only one season to reunite with Mike Riley at Nebraska. It was a report that head coach Tom Coughlin later confirmed ... with...

New York Giants’ Eli Manning Feels Offense Has Grown, Wants to “Finish Season Strong”
December 26th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
Heading into Week 17, the New York Giants team that will take the field at MetLife Stadium one final time here in 2014 are vastly different than the Giants we saw in a 27-0 Week 6 loss to the Philadelphia Eagles, says quarterback Eli Manning. In fact, he says the...

St. Louis Rams’ Jeff Fisher Doesn’t Believe Odell Beckham Jr. Has Any Weaknesses
December 17th, 2014 at 2:55 PM
The St. Louis Rams were high on LSU wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. going into the 2014 NFL Draft, but he ultimately landed with the New York Giants. Now, as the two prepare to play each other on Sunday afternoon, Rams head coach Jeff Fisher recalls why he and the...

New York Giants’ Eli Manning Rocketing up Some of NFL’s All-Time Lists
December 15th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
Despite the typical "Eli Manning is a turnover machine and makes stupid faces" narrative being crammed down our throats on a regular basis, the New York Giants quarterback is silently rocketing up some of the league's all-time lists. And with a 250-yard, three-touchdown performance in a 24-13 victory over the...

New York Giants’ Rueben Randle Benched in Victory Over Redskins; Eli Manning not Pleased
December 15th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
For the second time in three weeks, New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin benched third-year receiver Rueben Randle in the first quarter of a game; this one being in the first quarter of the team's 24-13 victory over the Washington Redskins on Sunday. ***PHOTO1*** Randle was also benched two weeks ago...

New York Giants’ Jacquian Williams, James Brewer Out Vs. Redskins; Eli Manning Probable
December 12th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
The New York Giants released their final Week 15 injury report on Friday afternoon, and have officially ruled linebacker Jacquian Williams (concussion/shoulder) and offensive lineman James Brewer (concussion) out against the Washington Redskins. ***PHOTO1*** Neither Brewer nor Williams practiced all week and, at this point, the severity of their respective concussions --...

New York Giants’ Eli Manning Doesn’t Believe He Should Be on Injury Report: “I Feel Good”
December 11th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
It's a true rarity to see New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning listed on the injury report -- in fact, it's been three long years since his name was last placed there. But when the team released their official pre-practice injury report on Wednesday, there he was .... listed with...

Is It Time for New York Giants to Give Ryan Nassib a Shot?
December 11th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
There are only three games remaining in the 2014 season -- a lost season for the New York Giants -- and now their starting quarterback, Eli Manning, is listed on the injury report with a bad back. And however minimal he may feel the injury is, it was enough to...

New York Giants’ Eli Manning Comes Away from Tennessee Titans Game a Little Banged Up
December 8th, 2014 at 12:00 PM
During the second half of a 36-7 victory over the Tennessee Titans, New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning was seen being routinely monitored by trainers and medical personnel. Then, when it came time for the team to enter victory formation and run out the clock, it was Ryan Nassib who...

New York Giants Fan Burns Eli Manning Jersey Following Loss to Jaguars; Calls Him ‘She-li’
December 2nd, 2014 at 11:00 AM
It was three months earlier when a fan took to YouTube to vent his frustrations after the New York Giants opening night loss to the Detroit Lions and burned his Eli Manning jersey. ***VIDEO1*** The fan got a lot of ridicule and blame because Manning is a two-time Super Bowl winning quarterback...

New York Giants’ Eli Manning: Tom Coughlin not the Reason for Our Failures
December 2nd, 2014 at 7:00 AM
New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin has preached over the last several weeks that all team-related failures trace right back to him and that he takes responsibility. In the end, he's ready to bear that cross and accept whatever decision is handed down from team management as a result....

Eli Manning Surpasses Boomer Esiason on All-Time Touchdown List in Giants’ Loss to Cowboys
November 24th, 2014 at 12:00 PM
Former NFL quarterback Boomer Esiason thought the New York Giants should have benched Eli Manning after his outing last Sunday against the San Francisco 49ers in which Manning threw five costly interceptions in a 16-10 loss to the San Francisco 49ers. ***PHOTO1*** Manning didn't get benched, and in fact, surpassed Boomer on...

Kevin Gilbride Expects Tom Coughlin to Turn New York Giants Around Over Final Six Games
November 22nd, 2014 at 12:55 PM
The obvious questions have been raised over the last several weeks pertaining to what the New York Giants are going to do after this season. And now the questions have been raised about the job security of head coach Tom Coughlin. ***PHOTO1*** After 11 seasons (2004 to present), is now the time...