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New York Giants’ Eli Manning on Adrian Peterson Scandal: Just Go Home and Hug Your Children
September 18th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Last week, the news came out that Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson had potential child abuse charges in Texas after as a result of disciplining his four-year-old son with a switch. ***PHOTO1*** Since then, other child abuse charges from another mother of Peterson's children have come out and it's started the...

Despite Improvements, New York Giants Offense Still Needs Some Work
September 17th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
Let's get to numbers right off the bat here. In the first two games of the season, the New York Giants have combined for 134 rushing yards, which amounts to 67 rushing yards per game. That rushing total ranks the Giants at 29th in the NFL. As the rushing attack...

Poor Eli Manning: 2014 NFL Regular Season Week 2
September 17th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
"Poor Eli Manning” is a compilation of quotes by both the media and fans about New York Giants quarterback and Super Bowl XLII & XLVI MVP Eli Manning. Despite his success, negativity and doubt have followed Peyton’s younger brother since the moment he was traded from the San Diego Chargers to...

New York Giants by the Fantasy Numbers: Week 2
September 17th, 2014 at 6:00 AM
Each week this season, Giants 101 will do a postgame analysis by examining each fantasy points leader for the New York Giants at their respective positions. These accumulated points are based on the fantasy point grid used on NFL.com. ***PHOTO1*** QB Eli Manning: 15.58 Points Last Week: 6.52 Points A lot of credit has...

New York Giants’ Tom Coughlin to His Receivers: “Catch the Ball; That’s What You’re Paid For”
September 16th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
The 0-2 New York Giants have no shortage of reasons as to why they've struggled to such a great degree to start the season. You could point to the turnover on the offensive coaching staff, Ben McAdoo's new West Coast-style offense, the seemingly endless new faces on both sides of...

New York Giants Show Signs of Hope Amidst Disaster
September 16th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
While many analysts will likely lambaste the New York Giants throughout the week over what appeared to be the type of defeat that will have many declaring an end to any playoff hopes,Big Blue, now 0-2, actually showed great progress and could have come away with a victory if not...

New York Giants’ Ben McAdoo: Eli Manning is the “Perfect Fit for This Offense”
September 13th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Questions about the new-look New York Giants offense have already been raised. And questions will continue to be raised until the offense begins to work. So far (and rightfully so), offensive coordinator Ben McAdoo stands by the system, and cannot imagine having another quarterback leading the way for the Giants. ***PHOTO1*** "[Manning]...

Poor Eli Manning: 2014 NFL Regular Season Week 1
September 12th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
"Poor Eli Manning” is a compilation of quotes by both the media and fans about New York Giants quarterback and Super Bowl XLII & XLVI MVP Eli Manning. Despite his success, negativity and doubt have followed Peyton’s younger brother since the moment he was traded from the San Diego Chargers to...

New York Giants’ Eli Manning Doesn’t Feel He’s in Decline; Wants to Keep Getting Better
September 11th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
If you read some of the fan groups and forums on social media, you would think the New York Giants have the second coming of Steve Young with Ryan Nassib on the bench. ***PHOTO1*** That's because of a combination of Nassib's strong preseason numbers (against third and fourth stringers on defense) and...

New York Giants’ Victor Cruz: Success Will Come When I Receive More Targets
September 10th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Prior to taking off for Fashion Rocks 2014 presented by Three Lions Entertainment on Tuesday night, New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz took some time to address the media and field questions about Monday's 35-14 loss to the Detroit Lions. And while he claims there's no panic in Big...

New York Giants Fan Burns Eli Manning Jersey; Urges Other Fans to Do the Same: Video
September 9th, 2014 at 3:45 PM
So, lets think about this for a second. Eli Manning, two-time Super Bowl winning MVP, two-time Super Bowl winning quarterback. Perhaps one of, if not, the best quarterback in the team's history and possible Hall of Famer when his career is over. Yet, some fans apparently are so fed up with...

New York Giants: 3 Realities Fans Must Accept Following 35-14 Loss to Detroit Lions
September 9th, 2014 at 10:55 AM
Week 1 of the 2014 regular season has come and gone, but for the New York Giants and their fans, it seems eerily similar to Week 1 of the 2013 season. And while anything can change over the course of the next 16 weeks, there's no denying that Big Blue...

2014 New York Giants Team Captains: Taking a Closer Look at Big Blue’s Leaders
September 6th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
On Friday, the New York Giants announced their team captains for the 2014 season. Five captains were selected: three familiar faces and one newcomer. ***PHOTO1*** WR Victor Cruz No. 80 This is Cruz's first season as a team captain. Despite being an undrafted acquisition in 2010 from the University of Massachusetts, Cruz made...

ESPN Analysts Unanimously Predict Detroit Lions to Defeat New York Giants
September 6th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Many questions have been raised by NFL analysts about the New York Giants and their status as big time contenders in the NFL. And many questions have also been raised about Eli Manning's stature as one of the greatest quarterbacks to put on a Giants uniform, let alone in NFL...

New York Giants Name 2014 Team Captains, Including Two First-Timers
September 5th, 2014 at 12:55 PM
New York Giants players gathered on Friday morning and cast their votes for who they believe should be their 2014 Team Captains. And when the smoke cleared and votes were tallied, quarterback Eli Manning, wide receiver Victor Cruz, safety Antrel Rolle, linebacker Jon Beason and long-snapper Zak DeOssie stood tall. ***PHOTO1*** For...

Detroit Lions’ Jim Caldwell on Eli Manning: If You Underestimate Him, He’ll Make You Pay
September 4th, 2014 at 5:00 PM
Throughout the entire offseason, during training camp and right up until the conclusion of the preseason, New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning appeared to be verbally beaten from every angle. Anyone with any sort of a platform -- from fans to analysts -- have taken aim at the two-time Super...

New York Giants’ Victor Cruz Feels Eli Manning-to-Rueben Randle Connection Will Be Just Fine
September 4th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
Over the last two years, one of the things that has New York Giants fans worried all over is the extreme disconnect on plays between quarterback Eli Manning and wide receiver Rueben Randle. ***PHOTO1*** Last season, Randle's miscommunication and not on the same page with Manning was the result of seven interceptions;...

New York Giants’ Eli Manning is “Focused” & More from an Afternoon Tea with Tom Coughlin
September 4th, 2014 at 11:15 AM
New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin took the podium for his first Afternoon Tea press conference of the 2014 season on Thursday and, as you might expect, was almost instantly peppered with questions about injuries. As many things change, so many stay the same, huh? ***PHOTO1*** The Giants' pre-practice injury report...

Troy Aikman Blames New York Giants’ Offensive Struggles on Quarterback Eli Manning
September 4th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
The Year of Eli Bashing continued on Wednesday as former Dallas Cowboys quarterback and current FOX Sports analyst, Troy Aikman, took aim at quarterback Eli Manning and essentially blamed him for all of the New York Giants' offensive woes throughout training camp and the preseason. ***PHOTO1*** "I share that concern, from what...

Former Giants OC Kevin Gilbride Speaks Highly of Eli Manning, Team’s Current Running Backs
September 3rd, 2014 at 8:55 AM
After spending seven years as the team's offensive coordinator, this is the first year that Kevin Gilbride is spending away from the New York Giants and from the NFL after announcing his retirement from the league in the winter. ***PHOTO1*** Gilbride avoided getting fired by Giants co-owner John Mara after he called...